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Daily Archives: 04/10/2018

Rolex Sydney Hobart camp in Phillipines video

The ORMA60 SHK Scallywag/FUKU at pace durng a training session at Subic Bay in the Phillipines - photo © Team SHK Scallywag

The SHK Scallywag team have just concluded a two week training camp sailing out of Subic Bay, Philippines, working up the supermaxi Scallywag ahead of the 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Race, and get the wrinkles out of the boat after a major refit. The team are also bringing several new crew members into the program, several of whom have multihull ...

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Volvo Ocean Race changes for the 2021

The IMOCA60 (plus DSS foils not shown in this shot will be used to compete for the Volvo Trophy for the overall winner - photo © Hugo Boss

The next edition of the Volvo Ocean Race, scheduled to start in 2021, will include two dynamic classes of boats, more women racing than ever before, and a youth challenge trophy. Initial details have just been released with the Preliminary Notice of Race now available to prospective teams, outlining the general rules of the next event. Following the release of ...

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