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Daily Archives: 03/12/2018

RORC Transatlantic Race 2018

Ari Kaensaekoski's Class40 Sirius - 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race - photo © RORC

Camper & Nicholsons Port Louis Marina played host to the multihull prize giving for the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race. Giovanni Soldini’s Maserati Multi70 was the winner of the Multihull Line Honours Trophy. Peter Cunningham’s MOD70 PowerPlay was presented with a RORC decanter as winner of the MOCRA Class after time correction. The two crews had enjoyed a full-on match race ...

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WIM Series Finale at Carlos Aguilar Match Race 2018

2018 WIM Series Finale at Carlos Aguilar Match Race - Final Day - photo © Dean Barnes

Maintaining control, rather than having to regain control, is a strategy that earned France’s Pauline Courtois and her Match in Pink by Normandy Elite Team of Maëlenn Lemaître, Louise Acker and Sophie Faguet first place at the 2018 Women’s International Match Racing Series (WIM Series) Finale, hosted at the Carlos Aguilar Match Race (CAMR). This spirit of determination was evident ...

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J/Love at Väter­chen Frost Regatta

The winner of the J24 was the highly concentrated team around Fabian Damm - Väter­chen Frost Regatta - photo © Johann Nikolaus Andreae

It may not rank as the world’s most notable “local” regatta, if there can be such a thing. However, it certainly ranks amongst the most competitive, picturesque regattas held on a lake in the middle of a major city in Europe. That is what the Hamburger Segel-Club was hosting this past weekend for a fleet of fifteen J/70s, nineteen J/24s, ...

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