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Daily Archives: 23/06/2020

Normandy Channel Race 2020


Following several meetings in Caen last week, the Normandy Channel Race 2020 has been confirmed, a decision that is naturally subject to the evolution of the health situation in France. A draft proposal has been drawn up by the organiser, in collaboration with the partner bodies, which takes into account the latest health guidelines, whilst enabling the 11th edition of ...

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New York Yacht Club’s 166th Annual Regatta

PHRF 3 CLASS 165th New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta - photo © Rolex / Daniel Forster

The most enduring event in North American sailing got off to an inauspicious start on July 16, 1846. Beset by light air, Louis Depau’s 44-ton sloop Mist was the only one of 14 starters to finish the first race of the New York Yacht Club’s inaugural Annual Regatta. A second race, two days later, proved more successful with Commodore John ...

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