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Daily Archives: 05/02/2020

Warren Jones International Youth Regatta 2020

Final day - 2020 Warren Jones International Youth Regatta © Drew Malcolm

FINALS DAY! It started at host club Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club where the teams received a more intimate morning briefing from Regatta Chairman, Andy Fethers. The skippers then hung around to socialise with the arriving Gala Luncheon guests before the 2020 Warren Jones Gala Luncheon kicked off at 12:30pm inside the beautifully set Roland Smith Ballroom. After an opening ...

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Female team EFG Sailing Arabia ~ The Tour 2020

DB Schenker - EFG Sailing Arabia - The Tour 2020 © Sander van der Borch / Oman Sail

With just two stages remaining of the 14-day EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour in Oman, the all-female team DB Schenker is increasing the pressure on the top of the leaderboard. After three stages and covering more than 1,000KM of the pristine and scenic Omani coastline, team EFG Bank remains the one to beat in the 2020 edition of EFG ...

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America’s Cup

Emirates Team NZ's AC75 - December 2019 - photo © Emirates Team New Zealand

Electric motor supplier Maxon have released an excellent video of Emirates Team New Zealand’s AC75 sailing Auckland before Christmas. The video is mostly drone video – both showing the AC75 in detail, but also in the style of coverage that fans can maybe expect from the broadcast coverage from the 2021 America’s Cup. The techniques used are very similar to ...

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