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Daily Archives: 02/03/2020

SailGP Sydney Regatta Results video

Team Great Britain in action © Crosby Lorimer - Bow Caddy Media

At the conclusion of two days racing on Sydney Harbour where Ben Ainslie’s SailGP Team GBR won the event, Bow Caddy spoke with Ben Ainslie, Tom Slingsby, Nathan Outteridge, Phil Robertson, Rome Kirby and Nicolai Sehested as well as Leo Takahashi to get their views on the regatta. Congratulations to Ben Ainslie, skipper of the SailGP Great Britain Team on ...

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Film Caribbean 600 – 2020

Liquid (ANT), Pamala Baldwin's J/122 got off to a good start in IRC Two - 2020 RORC Caribbean 600 © Tim Wright / photoaction.com

The 12th edition of the RORC Caribbean 600 attracted 73 boats from 22 nations and competitors from 37 different countries The fleet was made up of professional sailors and boats, as well as corinthian amateurs who love their offshore racing. The RORC Caribbean 600 is the only offshore race in the Caribbean. The race course starts and finishes in Antigua ...

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52 Super Series 2020

52 Super Series 2020 - photo © Nico Martinez / MartinezStudio

High hopes and expectations of a breezy introduction to Cape Town for the 52 Super Series were left on hold today as the Official Practice Race, the prelude to the 2020 curtain raising Odzala Discovery Camps 52 Super Series V&A Waterfront – Cape Town had to be abandoned due to very light winds. The forecast for the week-long regatta, the ...

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Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta 2020

2019 Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta - Day 5 - photo © Martina Orsini

When the conversation turns to historic East Coast regattas, the Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta always makes the list of the most prominent events, given that it first offered racing for Star class boats in 1927. Moreover, the regatta has long offered Corinthian sailors the opportunity to hit the starting line at pace while racing against some of the world’s most ...

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America’s Cup

American Magic - Pensacola - New York Yacht Club - America's Cup - February 2020 - photo © Will Ricketson/NYYC

AC75 designs and campaigns critiqued by a competitor and independent designer Two technical commentaries have appeared in the sailing media over the past few days taking a look at the AC75 designs, the campaigns and their nuances. American Magic suppliers Helly Hansen took a very small media group behind the curtain in Pensacola, Florida to see the winter training base ...

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