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Daily Archives: 09/02/2019

The Round Martinique Regatta

The Round Martinique Regatta 2019 © Jean Yves Algae

The Round Martinique Regatta Crédit Mutuel AG long round the island coastal race got off in the early hours of Saturday. The Racing and Surprise fleets set off from the Fort de France Bay at 0400 hrs under the cover of darkness. The 80-mile race round Martinique to Marin started in light winds which built up througout the long day. ...

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Transpac Tahiti Race

Transpac Tahiti Race 2020 © Transpacific Yacht Club

The Transpacific Yacht Club and Archipelagoes Tahiti are pleased to announce their plans to organize the 16th edition of the Transpac Tahiti Race in late May 2020. This is one of the world’s longest classic ocean races, a 3570-mile voyage from Los Angeles to Papeete first sailed in 1925, with a small but influential group of boats and sailors counted ...

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RORC Caribbean 600

Giovanni Soldini's Multi 70 Maserati (ITA) is hot favourite for Multihull Line Honours in the RORC Caribbean 600 - photo © Guilain Grenier / www.Martin-Raget.com

Multihulls have been racing in the RORC Caribbean 600 since the very first race in 2009 when Claude Thelier’s (FRA) Region Guadeloupe, skippered by John Burnie (GBR), set a record that was not bettered until 2015. In recent years the multihull fleet has been on the rise and the current race record is most definitely under threat. For the 11th ...

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