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Daily Archives: 02/08/2018

Energy Observer

hAN ODYSSEY FOR THE FUTURE ON BOARD THE FIRST HYDROGEN VESSEL AROUND THE WORLD - Energy-Observer2 - http://www.energy-observer.org/en/

Energy Observer The first hydrogen vessel around the world The odyssey for the future on board of the first hydrogen vessel around the world. THE MISSION AN ODYSSEY FOR THE FUTURE ON BOARD THE FIRST HYDROGEN VESSEL AROUND THE WORLD Our vision of the future consists in drawing our energy from nature, without damaging it, and without wasting it. This is ...

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Norbert Sedlacek begins his record attempt circumnavigation © Ant Arctic Lab

Skipper Norbert Sedlacek has decided to stop his record attempt this morning at 10.30 a.m. westerly of Ireland and to come back to the port of departure, Les Sables d’Olonne. “Sometimes it is necessary to take note of the reality and to act according to it.” says skipper Sedlacek. Indeed the Open60AAL Innovation Yachts has an impressive potential to sail ...

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Hempel Sailing World Championships

Josh Junior - photo © Robert Deaves

The Finn class is not only the physically toughest of all the Olympic classes, but the level of the competition is perhaps at its highest level for a long time. In Part 2 of our preview of the Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018, we look at some more of the main contenders and challengers and the defender. The Kiwi ...

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Trimaran MACIF

The trimaran MACIF - photo © CDK

Today, the MACIF trimaran left Keroman Technologies, the yard which created her in 2015, after a seven-month refit designed to further optimise the performance of this reference Ultime multihull. Already a solo round the world record holder, the trimaran MACIF has been thoroughly optimised by CDK and Keroman Technologies. The scope of intervention by the yard proved to be both dense and ...

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Sailing Champions League 2018

SAILING Champions League © SCL / Anya Semeniouk

With football fever still fresh in the memory, now Saint Petersburg Yacht Club and Russia’s most beautiful city get ready to host 24 international clubs representing 12 nations at Semifinal #2 of the SAILING Champions League 2018. With four days of racing scheduled from 3 to 6 August, the setting – right in the centre of St Petersburg – couldn’t ...

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Copa del Rey Mapfre

Andrea Lacorte, VITAMINA-CETILAR (sx) and Alessandro Rombelli, STIG (dx) - 2018 Melges 40 Grand Prix - photo © Melges 40 / Barracuda Communication

Melges 40 Grand Prix competition and rivalry picks up this weekend where it left off last in Porto Cervo to conduct the third event of the circuit, and for the very first time, participate as a guest of Copa del Rey Mapfre 2018, hosted by Real Club Nautico de Palma. After the first event at PalmaVela, and most recently the One ...

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