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Daily Archives: 15/04/2019

International Dragon Tasmanian Championship

Drone image of the start of a race in the Tasmanian Dragon Championship - photo © Steven Shield

Hobart yachtsman Nick Rogers has added another championship title to his unprecedented record in the International Dragon class, winning the 2019 Tasmanian Championship on the River Derwent with Karabos IX. Rogers and his crew of Leigh Behrens and Oli Burnell outsailed the eight-boat fleet in all but one of the six races, and discarding his race two second place, finished ...

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World Sailing Nations Cup Grand Final 2019

2019 World Sailing Nations Cup Grand Final ©Chris Ray

Pauline Courtois (FRA) and Pearson Potts (USA) lead the Women’s and Open division after two flights sailed in the semifinals at World Sailing’s Nations Cup, hosted by St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco, CA. The first to score three wins in each division will advance to the finals. Stage 3 racing finished earlier in the day with Courtois, Nicole ...

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