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Daily Archives: 10/07/2018

One Ocean Melges 40 Grand Prix

Alessandro Rombelli, Stig - One Ocean Melges 40 Grand Prix in Porto Cervo - Day 4 - photo © Melges 40 / Barracuda Communication

Porto Cervo has revealed Richard Goransson and his incredible Inga From Sweden team as 2018 One Ocean Melges 40 Grand Prix Champions. As proven earlier in the season with wins in Palma, Goransson and his team – tactician Cameron Appleton and crew members Giovanni Cassinari, Federico Michetti, Marco Carpinello, Christian Kamp, Nicola Pilastro, Alex Sinclair and Oliver Tizzard – they ...

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European Championship 49er, 49erFX & Nacra 17

2018 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championship - Day 1 - photo © Drew Malcolm - www.drewmalcolm.com.au

With just 24 months remaining until the lighting of the Olympic Torch in Tokyo, it’s time for athletes competing for the right to represent their country in Japan to get down to business. And for many of those teams, the first step on the final 2-year long path to Olympic glory starts in the seaside town of Gdynia, Poland, the ...

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Golden Globe Race ~ Philippe Péché

Philippe Péché has opened up a 45 mile lead and his Rustler 36 PRB, making most of NNE winds carrying the fleet down towards the first 'gate' in the course of Marina Rubicon, Lanzarote © Event Media

French skipper Philippe Péché and his Rustler 36 PRB have opened up a 45 mile lead over fellow Frenchman Jean-Luc Van Den Heede (Rustler 36 Matmut) over the weekend after enjoying a fast run down the Portuguese coast. At 06:00 UTC today, Péché was closest to the Moroccan coast among the 16 remaining GGR sailors and on a rhumb line ...

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