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Golden Globe Race 2018 ~ Susie Goodall

Susie Goodall secures DHL as primary sponsor for 2018 Golden Globe Race entry © Golden Globe Race

British yachtswoman Susie Goodall has secured DHL Express as her primary sponsor for her 2018 Golden Globe Race entry. Goodall (27) from Bournheath, Worcestershire, is the youngest among a 30-strong entry list and one of two female competitors to take on one of the hardest challenges – to sail solo non-stop around the globe, starting from Plymouth UK on 30th ...

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Panerai British Classic Week

Panerai British Classic Week celebrates the Grande Dames of the Sea © Guido Cantini / Panerai

Following the announcement of the sponsorship of Team Oracle USA and SoftBank Japan at the America’s Cup, Officine Panerai are proud to continue their support of Panerai British Classic Week, taking place in Cowes, Isle of Wight between the eighth and 15th July 2017. Now in its 16th year, the regatta has been part of the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge, ...

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New Jeanneau 51

Much anticipated new Jeanneau 51 arrival 38 South Boat Sales

The first of the new Jeanneau 51’s in Australia arrives next month and is eagerly awaited. With three already sold to NSW buyers sight unseen, and the model selling strongly Worldwide, this is another success story in Jeanneau’s continued strength as the number one builder of production yachts over 50 feet, a position that it has held now for over ...

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Day 6~ America’s Cup

Softbank and Oracle looked solid in the trying conditions Paul Cayard http://www.cayardsailing.com

Four races were held at the very bottom of the wind range today on Great Sound. The wind speed topped out at seven knots today while six knots is the minimum windspeed for racing as stipulated in the rules. All boats struggled to keep the boats foiling, some more than others. After the first three races, it was clear that ...

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Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Race Week

The Balmain Girls - Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Race Week © Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Race Week

What do four women from the Balmain Sailing Club, a current S80 Australian state champion, a winemaker and Farr yachts have in common? Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Race Week 2017 is the answer as two crews from Australia are heading up to Phuket for some warm weather sailing 19-23 July at the 14th edition of this award-winning Race Week. Con ...

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3Di NORDAC by North Sails

North Sails 3Di NORDAC Amory Ross © http://www.amoryross.com

North Sails launches revolutionary polyester cruising product North Sails, the worldwide leader in sailmaking, introduces the latest application of their patented 3Di technology – a revolutionary cruising sail made of 100% polyester fiber. 3Di NORDAC is an innovative product that marries patented 3Di shape holding technology with the toughness and affordability of polyester sails. Tailored for small to medium sized ...

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America’s Cup

Grant Dalton with the Emirates Team NZ support crew - Round Robin 2 - America's Cup 2017, May 31, 2017 Great Sound Bermuda © Richard Gladwell www.photosport.co.nz

The five teams due to sail on Day 5 of the 35th America’s Cup all but pulled left the Race Course on the Great Sound before the signal was made to move the planned racing to the planned rest day, tomorrow. Although there was wind around noon today, sufficient for the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup catamarans to be foiling ...

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Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2017

Part of a huge fleet of yachts competing at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week heads away from the island and towards the Whitsunday Passage. © Andrea Francolini http://www.afrancolini.com/

After racing on opposite sides of the world for almost a decade, two of offshore sailing’s best known supermaxis will be vying for top honours at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2017, and for the first time both will be competing under Australian colours. The Oatley family’s record breaking Wild Oats XI will be challenged by Brisbane yachtsman Peter Harburg’s ...

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Scottish Series

Seaword resized Tony Ribtony

What a great place for a sailing event…a pretty harbour, pontoons festooned with racing boats, pubs, restaurants, great craic, challenging courses nearby and fantastic weather. Add to this that many folk you haven’t seen since last year, or for 25 years, suddenly appear at the bar next to you, or on the boat next to you. The 707 fleet, of ...

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CAPE PANWA HOTEL PHUKET RACEWEEK

Con Macarlino and crew will be racing the Farr 11.06 Plus 16 which is being sailed up from Darwin for the 2017 Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek. © Event Media

What do four women from the Balmain Sailing Club, a current S80 Australian state champion, a winemaker and Farr yachts have in common? Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek 2017 is the answer as two crews from Australia are heading up to Phuket for some warm weather sailing 19-23 July at the 14th edition of this award-winning Raceweek. Con Macarlino, who ...

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