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Daily Archives: 19/03/2020

America’s Cup

America's Cup World Series - Cagliari, Sardinia © America's Cup Media

The Arbitration Panel for the 36th America’s Cup has confirmed in its ruling that the first event in the 36th America’s Cup – America’s Cup World Series Sardenga – Cagliari is cancelled. The ruling follows an application lodged by Challenger American Magic, New York Yacht Club, on March 5 seeking exemption from competing at America’s Cup World Series event and ...

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Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race cancelled

Flickr Start of Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race, 2014,©trebandicoot (Lynn)

The Queensland Cruising Yacht Club Inc. (QCYC), as the organizing authority for the Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race, is releasing the following statement with respect to the COVID-19 Pandemic. It is with regret that QCYC advises the 2020 Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race has been cancelled. This is on account of the escalating nature of advisories and measures necessary to ...

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JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship 2020

Races 6 & 7 on day 4 the 2020 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship - photo © Michael Chittenden

The defending champion Honda Marine team of David McDiarmid, Matt Steven and Brad Collins hold a narrow points lead over their nearest rival as the fleet goes into the final two races of the JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour tomorrow. After each team drops the worst placing from the seven races sailed to date, Honda Marine leads former World ...

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