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GC32 Villasimius Cup

Malizia - Yacht Club de Monaco enjoying perfect foiling conditions in Sardinia – GC32 Villasimius Cup © Jesus Renedo / GC32 Racing Tour

Seven teams are about to be unleashed at the GC32 Villasimius Cup, the second stage of the 2017 GC32 Racing Tour, with high-speed foiling competition due to kick off on Wednesday in Sardinia. Having arrived at the spectacular Marina di Villasimius, some of these experienced competitors are wondering why there has never been a major international regatta here before. Today ...

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America’s Cup ~ Emirates Team New Zealand

Emirates Team New Zealand - Match, Day 5 - Race 9 - 35th America's Cup - Bermuda June 25, 2017 Richard Gladwell www.photosport.co.nz

Emirates Team New Zealand have compiled this video after their win today in the 35th America’s Cup.   by Sail-World.com/nz and Emirates Team

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73rd Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Anthony Bell's Perpetual Loyal 2016 - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race © Kurt Arrigo http://www.loropianasuperyachtregatta.com

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) today released the Notice of Race for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017, inviting eligible yacht owners to enter what is widely regarded to be one of the world’s toughest offshore racing challenges. With a history stretching back to 1945, the 2017 edition will be the 73rd running of Australia’s blue water ...

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Maserati Multi70

Maserati Multi70 back in action ahead of Transpacific Yacht Race maserati.soldini.it

Maserati Multi70 back in action ahead of Transpacific Yacht Race Giovanni Soldini’s Maserati Multi70 Maserati Multi70 – the Italian ocean-going foiling trimaran skippered by Giovanni Soldini – is back on the water in San Francisco after a two-month overhaul of the 70-foot multihull’s on-board systems. The work included the boat being upgraded to full foiling mode in preparation for next ...

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GC32 Racing Tour

GC32 Racing Tour Jesus Renedo / GC32 Racing Tour

The seven heavyweights contending the GC32 Racing Tour title are heading to Sardinia, in the southeast corner of the island, where they will race against each other from Wednesday 28th June to Saturday 1st July in the GC32 Villasimius Cup. All the competing GC32 teams are eager to try out racing at this new sailing venue. Measuring up against Sébastien ...

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Superyacht Cup

Superyacht Cup ends

The Superyacht Cup, a regatta renowned for its warm atmosphere and fierce racing, is not only one of the most hotly anticipated events on the superyacht sailing circuit, but also the longest running regatta of its kind in Europe. Moreover, this thrilling four-day event unites sailors from all corners of the globe and boasts being a regatta where the camaraderie ...

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Audi Sailing Week – 52 Super Series

2017 Audi Sailing Week -52 Super Series Nico Martinez © http://www.nicomartinez.com

Azzurra closes the Audi Sailing Week – 52 Super Series with a win Azzurra finished the Audi Sailing Week – 52 Super Series, raced in her home waters in Porto Cervo, with third and first place finishes today, missing a podium finish by just one point. Ran takes first place followed by Bronenosec. Quantum placed third after suffering some damage ...

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Centennial Transat

Queen Mary 2 retraces history and takes on the trimarans as the Centennial Transat begins © Thierry Martinez / The Bridge

The Centennial Transat – The Bridge – from Saint-Nazaire to New York started in uniquely spectacular fashion at 19:00 today, one hundred years after American troops arrived on the coast of France. This time the cannon shots were sounds of fraternity to begin the race between the Queen Mary 2 and four of the largest and fastest trimarans in the ...

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Louis Vuitton America’s Cup

Louis Vuitton America's Cup © Nic Douglass / www.AdventuresofaSailorGirl.com

Louis Vuitton America’s Cup – Oracle take a win We have a race on our hands! Here is my recap of the third day of racing at the 35th Louis Vuitton America’s Cup including my comparison of the quips from the press conference, the racing highlights, as well as my one-on-one with Peter Burling. In summary, Orac le Team USA ...

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RORC IRC National Championship

Johnny Vincent's Ker40+ Pace - Day 1 - RORC IRC National Championship 2017 © Paul Wyeth

It is uncanny how this is always a windy regatta.” remarked Johnny Vincent, owner/driver of Ker40+ Pace, after scoring an impressive 2-2-1 in the FAST40+ Class on the first day the RORC IRC National Championship. “We didn’t have a great start to the season, so it was great to get going in this regatta with a thrilling day on the ...

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