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Daily Archives: 03/10/2018

Spindrift racing ~ Lisbon for World Match Racing Tour

WMRT Regata de Portugal - Welcome addition for Spindrift racing © Edouard Elias / Spindrift racing

With their maxi trimaran out of the water to begin its final check before the Jules Verne Trophy attempt, Spindrift racing is now focusing on their match racing programme and heading to Lisbon from 3rd to 7th October. The Portuguese capital will host the final event in the World Match Racing Tour before the World Championship event in Shenzhen (China). ...

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6th Thousand Islands Race 2018

Thousand Islands Race 2018 © SCOR

Slovakian Lucia X owned by Milan Fabian with Croatian crew onboard and Mladen Kraljic at the helm is the winner of 6th Thousand Islands Race. Second leg form Tivat to Rijeka changed only the course direction among more then 1000 islands of Croatian coast but NE wind (BURA) stayed constant throughout both legs and will be long after talked about. ...

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Figaro Beneteau 3 adventure

The Figaro Beneteau 3 adventure © Mirna Cieniewicz

With its black hull and orange foils that cut though the water on floats, the high-performance racing yacht completed its first official sail in Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie on September 16, 2018. The Figaro Beneteau 3 combines an attractive design, with its refined, elegant lines, and outstanding competition performance. Created for the French offshore racing championship, this new one-design yacht represents the culmination ...

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Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez

Yacht Club de France's Coupe d'Automne at Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez - photo © Gilles Martin-Raget

Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez, the 20th of the name, officially kicks off tomorrow, Monday, with the first day of races on the programme for the Modern yachts and the Wallys. In this way, two tension-packed zones will be activated by Race Management, from the Gulf for the 5 competing IRC groups and off Pampelonne for the majestic Wallys. Some typically ...

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