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Daily Archives: 16/03/2020

Big guns in Millennium Cup

The view from above - NZ Millennium Cup 2020 - Russell - Bay of Islands - New Zealand - photo © Jeff Brown

Some of the most well-known names in superyacht racing will head south for the 2021 New Zealand Millennium Cup. Frequent competitors in global superyacht regattas like J Class Velsheda, Win Win, Pumula, Kawil, and Wavelength will join regular NZ Millennium Cup entries Silvertip, Tawera, Sassafras and Janice of Wyoming as they race in the world’s southernmost regatta. Also joining them ...

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Viet Nam tops Race 9 podium as Clipper Race 9

Race 9: WTC Logistics Tri-Race concludes - photo © Clipper Race

Ha Long Bay, Viet Nam has claimed its second win of the Clipper 2019-20 Race after crossing the WTC Logistics Tri-Race finishing line in first place ahead of competitors Punta del Este and Visit Sanya, China which finished in second and third place respectively. Crossing the finish line at the Race 9 Mandatory Finish Gate at 20.07.22 UTC on Saturday ...

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Regatta postponed – St. Thomas International 2020

St. Thomas International Regatta 2019 © Ingrid Abery / www.ingridabery.com

Organizers of the St. Thomas International Regatta (STIR) regret to announce the postponement of the 2020 event, originally scheduled for March 27-29. This difficult decision has been made in line with health and safety recommendations taken by the Government of the U.S. Virgin Islands in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. “We are truly sorry to have to postpone one of ...

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Superyacht Challenge Antigua 2020

2020 Superyacht Challenge Antigua - Day 1 ©Claire Matches / www.clairematches.com

Day Three of the 2020 Superyacht Challenge Antigua was both bizarre and eventful. Shortly after the starting sequence the race are was enveloped in low cloud and torrential rain, scattering the wind in every direction. For over four hours, the superyacht fleet battled for supremacy, as well as control of their yachts in wind speed varying from zephyrs to 18 ...

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MC38 2020 Australian Championship

Australian Champs Lazy Dog - MC38 2020 Australian Championship - photo © Tilly Lock Media

Shaun Lane and Quentin Stewart’s MC38 Lazy Dog from Middle Harbour out-ran the pack at the class’ 2020 reduced national title on Sydney Harbour, posting a low-scoring 13 points that included five wins from eight starts. The hours Lazy Dog’s crew has banked in their campaign translated to top-notch boat work and handling, which in turn delivered the worthy winners ...

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Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo 2020

Multihull Solutions will showcase the award-winning Fountaine Pajot Saona 47 sailing catamaran at the 2020 Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo. © Gilles Martin-Raget

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club will host the ninth annual Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 March 2020, from 10am – 4pm. Come on down and see the Multihull Solutions NSW team who would love to show you the stunning Fountaine Pajot Saona 47 on display. The Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo is a ...

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