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Daily Archives: 06/01/2020

Bartercard Sail Paradise Regatta

2020 Bartercard Sail Paradise Regatta - Day 2 ©Nic Douglass / www.AdventuresofaSailorGirl.com

The 11th Bartercard Sail Paradise Regatta wrapped yesterday after four days of racing and seven races for the 33 boat fleet. Local Gold Coast boat, Desperado, the Atkinson 24 owned by Graham Sherring won the IRC Gold Coast Championship after leading from start to finish in the regatta in dominating form. Black Diamond, the RP42 skippered by Glenn Burrell held ...

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Cape2Rio2020 Ocean Race

Cape2Rio2020 Ocean Race - First start - photo © Alec Smith

Years of preparation, dreaming and hard work came to fruition for 13 of the participating Cape2Rio2020 teams, as they took to the blue and rather calm waters of Table Bay, hoisting their sails and embarking on Start One of this adventure of a lifetime, at 14h00 local time on Saturday 4th January 2020. Family, friends and enthusiasts excitedly gathered in ...

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Ku-Ring-Gai – 5.5 Metre Scandinavian Gold Cup

Carabella - 5.5 Metre Scandinavian Gold Cup 2020 - photo © Robert Deaves

At the International 5.5 Metre Class Cups events in Newport, Australia, preceding next week’s world championship, Ku-Ring-Gai (AUS62, John Bacon, Terry Wetton, James Mayjor) continue to run away with the Hanko Evolution Cup, while Carabella (ITA 73, Alfredo Delli, Gianluca Marolli, Claudio Mazzanti) has taken over the lead of the Royal Kaag Classic Cup. The Alfred’s Gold Cup also started ...

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