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18ft Skiffs NSW Championship

18ft Skiffs NSW Championship Race one

18ft Skiffs: NSW Championship, Race one 18ft Skiffs, NSW Championship 2015, Race one, Sydney Harbour – Following a three-week layoff over Christmas-New Year, the Australian 18 Footers League’s 18ft Skiff fleet returned to Sydney Harbour today to contest Race 1 of the NSW Championship. Conditions were far from perfect for the 15 teams with a variable south wind the order ...

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BYTE CII World Championships 2015

BYTECII World Championships 2015

The 2015 BYTE CII World Championships will be held in the pristine tropical waters of Pattaya, Thailand. The event will be held from the 4th – 10th July 2015 at the Royal Varuna Yacht Club. The premier sailing club and centre of sailing in Thailand, The Royal Varuna Yacht Club (RVYC) is located in a secluded cove between Pattaya and ...

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Barcelona World Race

Barcelona World Race

Barcelona World Race: Leaders Changing By Routine: The Silver Bullet? After making their strategic choices for the passage of the Cape Verde islands the balance is still quite even between the top three boats of the Barcelona World Race fleet. Only GAES Centros Auditivos – yesterday’s leaders who repositioned to the west today – seems to have lost a few ...

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Super Boat International and Southern Racing Fuels

Super Boat International

Super Boat International proud to announce Southern Racing Fuels Sponsorship Super Boat International (SBI) is proud to announce Southern Racing Fuels, as the official supplier of Sunoco Race Fuels for the 2015 and 2016 SBI racing season. The new agreement joins Super Boat with the top racing fuel supplier and fuel brand in America. Details for available on event-site fueling, ...

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Marblehead Halifax Race 2015

Registration is open for the 2015 Marblehead to Halifax Race This biennial classic international 363 mile ocean race needs to be on your 2015 race schedule.  Experienced crews and navigators will always get challenged by the variable weather, wind and currents between Massachusetts Bay and the Nova Scotia coastline.  For skippers looking for a first time ocean racing experience you ...

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Sydney Sailmakers outstanding used 12ft Skiff

Sydney Sailmakers outstanding used 12ft Skiff Interdominion champion The Sydney Sailmakers crew of Nick Press and Andrew Stevenson are the 12ft Skiff Interdominion title holders for 2015 after leading the annual stoush between Australia and New Zealand from the get go to the end on the Sydney Harbour courses. In today’s final Race 10, sailed in patchy and light north-east ...

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Charles Stanley Cowes Classics Week 2015

Cowes Classics Week 2015

Charles Stanley \;New classes celebrate its 50th anniversary Cowes Classics Week has an eligibility policy with a rolling 50 year design date.  This means that three new classes become eligible in 2015 and are preparing to celebrate their anniversary with us. Tempest: designed by Ian Proctor for the 1965 trials for the new Olympic Keelboat used alongside the Star in 1972 in ...

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Barcelona World Race The Gift

Barcelona World Race The Gift

Barcelona World Race The Gift. GAES lead to Cape Verde Lining up to pass between the Cape Verde Islands, sprinting south between Sal Island and Sao Nicolau and then Santiago and Fogo, Anna Corbella and Gérard Marin on GAES Centros Auditivos are expected to lead the Barcelona World Race when the fleet negotiates the archipelago tonight. Being ranked top of ...

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Musto Performance Skiff World Championships 2015 – Perth AUS

Musto Performance Skiff World Championships

Musto Performance Skiff World Championships 2015 – Perth AUS Today it was it was big Thursday. Jon usedman got 3 first and is already World Champion with 2 races to go. In the top ten it is still extremely excited!! Between number 2 and number 7 there’s only 13 points difference. So another big day to go. Today is also ...

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Volvo Ocean Race

Volvo Ocean Race

Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng’s flying start no fluke ALICANTE, Spain, January 8 – Dongfeng Race Team were battling on Thursday towards the opportunity to make Volvo Ocean Race history as Charles Caudrelier’s (FRA) crew continued to defy the odds at the head of the fleet. The experienced French skipper’s race squad includes no less than six rookie Chinese sailors and ...

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