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Daily Archives: 10/02/2020

Pineapple Cup-Montego Bay Race 2021

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The Montego Bay Yacht Club and Manuka Sports Event Management announced today that the 35th edition of the Pineapple Cup – Montego Bay Race, will start on January 23 and 24, 2021 from Miami. The 2021 edition of the Pineapple Cup will once again have two starts: the PHRF on Saturday, January 23rd and the IRC and Multihull fleets on ...

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Perfect Moorings ~Seafloatech

Seafloatech Beach R by Metropolis - photo © Seafloatech

Seafloatech and Perfect Moorings sign a commercial cooperation agreement for the promotion of marine floating modules and the development of projects in France and Italy. Seafloatech and Perfect Moorings share the same philosophy and the same values: preserving the seabeds, respecting ecosystems and a 360 degrees vision of the evolutions of practices in the maritime sector, which must combine both ...

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Sperry Charleston Race Week Melges 24

Can't wait to have this downwind ride in Charleston! Melges 24 at the 2019 Sperry Charleston Race Week - photo © CRW / Zerogradinord

With only three months to go until the start of the 2020 World Championship (1-9 May) in Charleston, South Carolina, Melges 24 teams all over the world are steadily signing up to compete. Early entry deadlines are fast approaching, and March 1st is the earliest in which teams can take advantage of the lowest entry fees. Register now here. “Premier racing is what ...

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Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez 2020

Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez 2019 ©Gilles Martin-Raget

With a view to the 2020 edition, the Société Nautique de Saint-Tropez is unveiling a brand new formula: extended to two weeks – from 26 September to 10 October, the legendary meeting for the most beautiful boats in the world is upping the ante in its hosting of the largest classic and modern craft, which will henceforth enjoy their own ...

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IDEC Sport

Francis Joyon aboard maxi-trimaran IDEC SPORT © IDEC Sport

23 days after setting sail from Hong-Kong on her attempt at the Tea Route record, the IDEC SPORT maxi trimaran is currently dealing with that tricky stretch of sailing involving crossing the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone, more commonly known as the Doldrums. This area of great instability in terms of the weather follows on from a difficult, slow weekend, during which ...

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World Yacht Rally

World Yacht Rally

Less than one year now until the start of the first World Yacht Rally. The World Yacht Rally is a new full service cruise around the planet for sailors. Utilising the expertise of 4 Volvo Ocean Race Alumni, the World Yacht Rally seeks to provide the ultimate experience whilst removing all the stress. Its a chance to cruise the World ...

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36th Primo Cup ~ Trophee Credit Suisse

36th Primo Cup - Trophee Credit Suisse at Monaco ©Carlo Borlenghi

The Primo-Cup Trophée Credit Suisse is one of those classic winter events that keep up with tradition while always adding something new. A breath of fresh air for this 36th edition which delighted Yacht Club de Monaco General Secretary Bernard d’Alessandri: “Alongside loyal regulars we welcomed two classes new to the event, L30 and Onefly. Every year, the Primo kicks ...

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