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Daily Archives: 09/10/2018

Farr 40 World Championships

2018 Farr 40 World Championships Day 1 - photo © Ian Roman / Farr 40 Worlds 2018

Patience paid off for Day 1 of the Farr 40 World Championship Day 1 in Chicago, Illinois. After a brief shoreside postponement, the fleet headed out for steep waves and winds of 15-20knots. The northeast winds brought in the standard cooler air with storms threatening on the horizon. Chicago Yacht Club’s Leif Sigmond and Marcus Thymian’s, Norboy, leads the Corinthian ...

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Melges 20 Russian Open 2018

2018 Melges 20 World League, Russian Open Dario Levi, FREMITO D'ARJA - photo © Melges 20 Russian Open 2018 / Barracuda Communication

The last two days have been dedicated to the 2018 Melges 20 Russian Open, a Melges World League event on the international circuit, and the last competitive meeting of the fleet before the commencement of the World Championship on Wednesday. With four races completed, Igor Rytov’s Russian Bogatyrs won the 2018 Russian Open. They are a team that has already collected several major ...

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