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Daily Archives: 11/09/2018

Resolute Cup

The Resolute Cup © Paul Todd / www.outsideimages.co.nz

Whether it’s a recurring regatta, restaurant or retail store, there’s no compliment like a repeat customer. Since it was first run in 2010, the Resolute Cup has struck a chord with Corinthian sailors around the United States. Of the 28 clubs sending teams to the fifth edition of the biennial Corinthian championship for U.S. yacht clubs, 24 have previously competed ...

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Rolex Fastnet Race 2019

Rolex Fastnet Race - photo © Carlo Borlenghi / Rolex

The 2019 edition of the Rolex Fastnet Race will start on Saturday 3rd August 2019, which is two weeks earlier than the original published date. Unusually, the race will now run the week before Lendy Cowes Week, whose dates remain unchanged, starting on Saturday 10th August. This break with tradition, in consultation with Lendy Cowes Week, has been made for ...

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Golden Globe Race

Igor Zaretskiy called for medical advice after suffering a bad fall - photo © Group V team / PPL / GGR

As Jean-Luc Van Den Heede continues to set the pace across the South Indian Ocean, fellow Frenchman Loïc Lepage docked his Nicholson 32 Laaland in Cape Town, and Finland’s Tapio Lehtinen surprised himself and American/Hungarian Istvan Kopar by meeting up in mid-ocean. 73-year old Van Den Heede and his Rustler 36 Matmut now have a healthy seven-day lead over Dutchman ...

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