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Daily Archives: 08/10/2018

World Match Racing Tour

World Match Racing Tour: Lisboa (POR) - Regata de Portugal - Day 5 ©Ricardo Pinto

“A full on day” quoted Race Officer Mattias Dahlström, reflecting on day four of the Regata de Portugal, hosted on the capital’s shoreline. The Quarter Final Stage concluded today, and defending Match Racing World Champion Torvar Mirsky has been knocked out of the competition by the young Swede Nicklas Dackhammar of Essiq Racing Team. Overnight the Australian skipper, who currently ...

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Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez

Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez day 5 ©Gilles Martin-Raget / www.martin-raget.com

On the invitation of the Société Nautique de Saint-Tropez, nearly 4,000 sailors stocked up to the brim with the images, emotions and memories that coloured the packed week of extraordinary, timeless racing. It will certainly be enough to keep them going for the rest of the year, until they can return to the gulf of Saint Tropez once more in ...

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Farr 40 World Championships at Chicago

2018 Farr 40 World Championships Day 2 - photo © Ian Roman / Farr 40 Worlds 2018

The point spread grew at the top of the Farr 40 World Championship leaderboard on Day Two with Enfant Terrible finishing at the front of the fleet for while Plenty fell to third. Three races were run in a confused sea state of 4-6 foot waves with wind decreasing throughout the day from 16 down to 11 knots. Hailing from ...

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