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Barcelona World Race

Barcelona World Race Now a race for second place With second placed Neutrogena still slowed in a high pressure zone of light winds since Guillermo Altadill and José Munoz restarted from their New Zealand pitstop, both GAES Centros Auditivos and Renault Captur having continued to slash their deficit behind Altadil and Munoz. Second place on the podium of the Barcelona ...

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America’s Cup Team NZ

America’s Cup Team NZ funds hang on Cup event decision The fate of Team New Zealand’s bid for Government funding is expected to be revealed this week after an announcement on another crucial piece of their campaign puzzle. Prime Minister John Key gave a strong indication over the weekend the Government would greenlight funding for Team NZ, provided Auckland secured ...

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Brunel Team sweeps to Leg 4 lead

Volvo Ocean Race – Team Brunel sweeps to Leg 4 lead Volvo Ocean Race – As the fleets turn south towards the Northern Marina Islands of Saipan, Tinian, Rota and Guan, Team Brunel ihaving split north with Team SCA, found the more breeze and s slowly increasing their leverage over Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. The Dutch team is sailing at ...

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Summer Pittwater Regatta 2015

2015 MC38 Summer Pittwater Regatta – Hornets swarm Pittwater Boats boats everywhere. Saturday afternoon on Pittwater and weaving through the MC38 Spring Pittwater Regatta race track to the north of Scotland Island are classic Couta boats, Etchells, and a fleet of keelboats contesting a Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club inshore race. One inshore race skipper who had to clear a ...

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Gill’s most complete dinghy collection

Gill’s most complete dinghy collection we ever produced-using 40 years of experience The Gill 2015 dinghy collection is the most comprehensive yet. Our R&D team have been actively working with the Gill Race Team and taking a hard look at the market to see what works and what doesn’t. Then we added 40 years of experience in the sector to ...

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Neutrogena is back on course Barcelona World Race

After a pit-stop in Bluff, in the very south of New Zealand, which according to skipper Guillermo Altadill would have done an F1 motor racing team proud, Neutrogena is back on the Barcelona World Race course this Saturday afternoon but only making moderate speeds as Altadill and Jose Munoz try to plunge southwards with maximum speed to find the first ...

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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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