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Daily Archives: 05/12/2018

RORC Transatlantic Race

Celebrations in Grenada: Clutching the magnificent International Maxi Association Transatlantic Trophy for Monohull Line Honours, Pier Luigi Loro Piana, whose Baltic 130 My Song has also set a new monohull race record in the RORC Transatlantic Race © RORC / Arthur Daniel

Pier Luigi Loro Piana’s Supermaxi My Song has not only set a new monohull race record for the RORC Transatlantic Race, but also the benchmark for the remaining boats to beat racing under the IRC Rating Rule. The best corrected time will win the race outright and lift the RORC Transatlantic Race Trophy. Franco Niggeler’s Swiss Cookson 50 Kuka3, skippered ...

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RS500 Eurocup Series 2018

RS500 fleet - 2018 Eurocup, YC Carnac - photo © Christian Chandon

Below are the final results for the 2018 RS500 Eurocup Series, which comprised with YC Carnac, Worlds at RS Games, Weymouth and Colico, Lake Como. The results include junior (J) and all girls (F) ranking. With thanks to Mario Rossi for doing the sums. In 2018, sixty RS500s competed from ten nations, and among them were nineteen junior teams. This ...

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Bird Island Race 2018

Comanche flies through the Heads - Bird Island Race 2018 - photo © Crosbie Lorimer

The finish of the Bird Island Race was an exciting down wind ride into Sydney Harbour. Comanche took out line honours followed by Black Jack 25 minutes later with InfoTrack coming in a close seven minutes behind. by Bow Caddy Media

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