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Oceanbridge NZL Sailing regatta

Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta - Wakatere BC April 11, 2021 - photo © Richard Gladwell / Sail-World.com / nz

Image gallery from Day 2 of the Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta held at Wakatere Boating Club at Narrow Neck, on Auckland’s North Shore. Day 1 of the event was blown out with strong onshore winds and storm surf. Day 2 ...

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J/111 Brisbane to Gladstone Race entry

Brisbane to Gladstone Race 2021 © Mitch Pearson / Surf Sail Kite

The 73rd Brisbane to Gladstone (B2G) yacht race started on Good Friday 2 April at midday. The course is 308.0nm long and starts in Brisbane (Queensland) in Moreton Bay, going to a turning mark off Redcliffe pier; before heading across ...

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Global Solo Challenge 2023-24

Global Solo Challenge©globalsolochallenge.com

BRITISH PRO SKIPPER NEIL PAYTER ENTERS GSC ON CLASS40 CARIBEIRA Neil Payter has been professional sailor and commercial fisherman since 1985 then moved onto becoming a professional skipper. He holds a Yachtmaster Ocean certificate and has been an RYA Yachtmaster ...

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Savvy Luxury Superyacht Barge Lets You Cruise Canals

Savvy Luxury Superyacht Barge Lets You Cruise Canals©Peter Insull

You can’t park a superyacht in Paris or Prague. You can’t take one to Champagne to quaff bubbly either. But you can aboard Savvy, the world’s first super-luxury, superyacht barge. “Savvy,” a slender 97-foot steel super-barge, has the perfect dimensions to go anywhere, including ...

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New Spaceline 100 Hybrid

Spaceline 100 Hybrid

An extraordinary cruising experience with the NextGen Spaceline 100 Hybrid The four-deck Spaceline 100 Hybrid by the new high-tech yacht builder Ultimate Catamarans is the first of its kind in the range of 100f and comes to give an ultimate ...

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Interview with Randall Reeves

figure8voyage.com © Image courtesy of Randall Reeves

For most singlehanded blue-water cruising sailors, crossing the Atlantic or sailing alone to Hawaii would be an adventure of a lifetime. Not so for Randall Reeves (57; USA), a Bay Area resident and the first person to sail solo and ...

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Finn Open Europeans at Vilamoura

Jorge Zarif, BRA, in Melbourne in 2019 © Robert Deaves

The 2021 Open and U23 Finn European Championship opens in sunny Vilamoura, Portugal, this weekend with a fleet of around 50 sailors from 28 nations entered. It is the beginning of the end of the extended road to Tokyo, and ...

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SailFest Newcastle 21

Smuggler at SailFest Newcastle - photo © Salty Dingo

It was a rare sight indeed to see eight top-flight TP52s going toe-to-toe on a start line, but ultimately a familiar name topped the IRC leader board on Day 1 of the TP52 Gold Cup at Newcastle SailFest Regatta. Matt ...

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Route Saint Pierre Lorient

Pure Ocean arriving in Lorient © Yann Riou / polaRYSE

Entries open for Route Saint Pierre Lorient – Pure Ocean Challenge Entries are open for the second annual transatlantic Route Saint Pierre Lorient – Pure Ocean Challenge which gets under way on June 13th. The open class event offers sailors ...

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