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Melges 24 World Championship 2019

Arkanoe by Montura ITA809 Corinthian crew of Sergio Caramel takes the bullet in today's second race. - photo © Pierrick Contin / IM24CA

The weather conditions on the race course of Villasimius continue to change and, with a light breeze and a well-formed wave, the Melges 24 fleet completes two other races that contribute to define the ranking for tomorrow’s grand finale. Bombarda ITA860 by ...

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Class40 American Trophy 2019

Earendil, Sail no: FRA145, Class: Class40, Owner: Catherine Pourre, Sailed by: Catherine Pourre - Rolex Fastnet Race 2019 © Kurt Arrigo

Class40 American Trophy 2019: Eärendil, achieves the double 2018 and 2019 Catherine Pourre (Eärendil # 145) and her crew have already won the American Trophy in 2018, the crew of Eärendil repeated the feat this year with a beautiful first ...

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Newcastle Bass Island Race

The Newcastle Bass Island Race, part of the Audi Centre Sydney Blue Water Pointscore, is set to be a tough contest across all divisions. © CYCA

South-easterly winds and a number of fierce battles are predicted for the 215-nautical-mile Newcastle Bass Island Race, the third race of the Audi Centre Sydney Blue Water Pointscore Series, commencing this Friday evening on Sydney Harbour. A total of 37 ...

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The Transpac Tahiti Yacht Club Challenge

Transpac Tahiti Race 2020 © Transpacific Yacht Club

The Transpacific Yacht Club (TPYC) created the Tahiti race almost 100 years ago in 1925, and it has been run only 15 times in this time. The most recent editions were in 2008, with 5 boats, and in 2012, with ...

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Lipton Cup Regatta 2019

R838 Dictateur competing in last year's event - Lipton Cup Regatta © Harry Fisher

On-water action and off-water festivities for 2019 Lipton Cup Regatta The Royal Yacht Club of Victoria is getting set for a massive weekend of racing, as well as plenty of off-water fun, as more than 200 entries made up of ...

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The Ocean Race

The Ocean Race European Tour corporate sailing event in Kiel, Germany, June 19. © Ainhoa Sanchez / The Ocean Race

World Sailing awards The Ocean Race with Special Event status World Sailing is pleased to announce that the 2021-22 and 2025-26 editions of The Ocean Race, the global sailing event that is the toughest test of a team in sport, ...

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Vendée Globe

2019 Azimut Challenge © Yvan Zedda

More competitors at the start of the Vendée Globe On 8th November 2020, at 13:02, the ninth Vendée Globe will start from Les Sables-d’Olonne. Ever since its creation, the Vendée Globe – a sailing race round-the-world, solo, non-stop and without ...

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44Cup Cascais at Porto Montenegro 2019

Hiking hard - Artemis Racing leads Team Nika and Peninsula Petroleum - 44Cup Cascais - photo © Pedro Martinez / Martinez Studio

In contrast to their tail end of the fleet finish in Marstrand in July, Nico Poons and Charisma showed the way around the race track on the opening day of the 44Cup Cascais, posting a most respectable 2-1-2. Despite Hurricane ...

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Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta 2020

Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta 2017 © Greg Dickins of Photo Sydney

Have you got the dates in your diary for the 14th running of the Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta. We expect to have the entry and fundraising system up and running by the end of October, so why not ...

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44Cup

The annual 44Cup pilgrimage to the Portugese sailing mecca of Cascais is being held this week with racing for the high performance one design monohulls taking place over Thursday to Sunday, 3-6 October off the northern shore of the Tagus ...

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