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Melges IC37 East Coast Championship 2021

Melges IC37 East Coast Championship © Melges Performance Sailboats

The Melges IC37 Class has convened in Rye, NY for the East Coast Championship hosted by American Yacht Club. The Championship serves as the kickoff event for the busy summer one-design sailing season. Racing starts Friday, April 30 and runs ...

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Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta

Doug and Amy Stryker's crew on the J/105 Mayhem work on their sail handling at the Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta Annapolis. © Paul Todd / www.outsideimages.com

Anticipation was high on the morning of the first day of the Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta Annapolis where 153 teams have assembled to race in the Chesapeake’s first major regatta of the season. With a wind forecast predicting gale force ...

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TF35 Trophy

TF35 Trophy © Loris von Siebenthal

Despite the TF35’s design to foil in puffs as low as 6 knots, the light forecast of the opening day of the TF35 Trophy failed to deliver even that, and racing was sadly abandoned at 15.30CET as Lake Geneva remained ...

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20 Tips for Provisioning for A Long Sailing Trip

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Provisioning a boat can seem like one of the most overwhelming jobs when preparing for a long passage. There’s quite a bit of pressure on the person stocking the boat with enough food, water, and necessary ancillary products (think toilet ...

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