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Historic first regatta Shanghai

Historic first regatta announced on Huangpu River, Shanghai British sports consultancy Five West partners with Yachting Shanghai to deliver regatta in central Shanghai On 28th January 2015, Shanghai Yuanzhou Cultural Communications Co. Ltd (Shanghai Yuanzhou Cultural) and Five West Ltd. announced the creation of Shanghai International Regatta, the first ever regatta to be held on the Huangpu River in central ...

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Morning Report Friday 13 Feb Volvo Ocean Race

160 nautical miles now separate the Volvo Ocean fleet north to south. The southern fleet has the wind – 15-18 knots from 070 deg – 080 deg – and the northern pair has 10-12 knots from slightly further right (109º – 112º). This will probably mean they will slightly close on the fleet to leeward but it will still be ...

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Gaastra Valentine Clothing 2015

Gaastra Valentine clothing – Celebrate love! Here you will find the perfect gift for him or her. Surprise your Valentine with a beautiful Gaastra gift, weather it´s a soft and warm scarf, a cool pullover or an elegant bag. by admin

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Neutrogena stops in New Zealand Barcelona World Race

Barcelona World Race – Second Placed Neutrogena stops in New Zealand After suffering an engine problem which affects their ability to generate electrical power, Guillermo Altadill (ESP) and Jose Munoz (CHI), who are racing in second place in the Barcelona World Race around the world, have taken the decision to reroute to the south of New Zealand to make a ...

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Volvo Ocean Race – Inside Track: Leg 4 Episode 1

The first 36 hours after leaving Sanya: upwind, high waves and up to 30 knots. Genny Tulloch gives an update on the race, and Skipper Charles Caudrelier describes the situation on current leaders Dongfeng Race Team. Thank you Sanya! Sanya has been a great stopover for the Volvo Ocean Race. The next chapter might just be the best one yet. ...

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Turkish waters boat owners cruising

Boat owners cruising in Turkish waters are facing more difficulties because a new law regarding Residence Permits is confusing everyone concerned, the Cruising Association has revealed. Visitors’ Visas to Turkey for cumulative visits of up to 90 days in a rolling 180 days are easily obtained on-line – an agreement that matches the Schengen regulations for non-EU citizens. But many ...

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SAP Extreme Sailing Team

SAP Extreme Sailing Team on the march in Singapore Shuffling the pack: SAP Extreme Sailing Team and Red Bull Sailing Team sail smart and fast to finish day two at the Extreme Sailing Series™ season opener in first and second place. Find out how they did it with the SAP sailing analytics here. – New year new mindset. Pete Cumming, ...

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Barcelona World Race

Barcelona World Race leaders pass the second ‘Great Cape In the Barcelona World Race, leaders Cheminées Poujoulat have passed the second ‘Great Cape’. Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam crossed the longitude of Cape Leeuwin, around 600 miles south of the tip of south-western Australia, at 1525hrs (UTC), 37 days, 3 hours and 25 minutes after setting sail from Barcelona. ...

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RYA Race Officials Conference goes live

The RYA has teamed up with SportsXstream and SailRacer to provide session recording and live video streaming from the RYA National Race Officials conference which is being held at Wyboston Lakes over the weekend of 07 – 08 February 2015. With a growing international presence the RYA National Race Officials conference is held every other year and attracts over 200 ...

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Extreme Sailing Series

Extreme Sailing Series – 2015 Season Opens in Singapore Leigh McMillan and the team on The Wave, Muscat couldn’t have got off to a better start at the 2015 Extreme Sailing Series in Singapore. The team representing Oman executed a consistent strategy in trying conditions, sailing to victory in three of the eight races sailed to finish the day just ...

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