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ARC – Atlantic Rally for Cruisers

ARC – Atlantic Rally for Cruisers Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia Every November since 1986 the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers has set sail from Las Palmas, bound 2,700 nautical miles westward across the Atlantic to the Caribbean.   ACR 2014 Itinerary Date Details for ARC+ Cape Verdes 01 November  Rally office opens in Las Palmas 04 ...

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Marina di Loano in Italy

Marina di Loano

Summary Conveniently located between Nice and Genoa, Marina di Loano provides first-class facilities and services to yachts visiting Italy. The marina offers state-of-the-art leisure facilities and activities, giving visitors a unique holiday experience. Description Marina di Loano provides a complete range of support services, assistance and facilities to visiting yachts, their guests and crew. Open all year round, the marina ...

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Global Overfishing Names 20 Culprits

Global Overfishing

Greenpeace released a list of Global Overfishing Names 20 Culprits examples of the most destructive and oversized fishing vessels operating under European flags, ownership or management. The list features some of the most significant culprits of global overfishing and the destruction of marine life in all five oceans. Overfishing is a global problem with alarming and indisputable consequences: 90 percent of ...

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World Ocean Cruising Seminar 6-8 March 2015

Ocean Cruising Seminar

Ocean Cruising Seminar: Guildford, UK: 6-8 March 2015 The three day Ocean Cruising Seminar will take place from 1pm on Friday 6 March to 3pm on Sunday 8 March 2015. It covers a variety of subjects associated with the planning and preparation required for an Atlantic crossing or round the world voyage. Lecturers have been chosen for their wealth of knowledge in their ...

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Fischer Panda Marine Generator

Fischer Panda Marine Generators

Fischer Panda AC/DC Yachts and Boats Generators Fischer Panda offers a range of direct driven DC generators that addresses your DC requirements. With a starting range of 4kW and varying voltages we can support your DC charging needs. Our Fischer Panda AGT are powered by the robust freshwater cooled Kubota engines. These generators are small and lightweight, starting in at a ...

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Trinity Skyfall for Charter

Skyfall yacht

Here’s your big chance to sit at the helm of a secret-agent-worthy yacht: The 190-foot Trinity Skyfallhas just been listed for sale with Worth Avenue Yachts at an asking price of $36.5 million and will be available for tours during this month’s Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. Skyfall was built in 2010 and is being marketed at what Worth Avenue ...

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B&G V50 Fixed Mount VHF

V50-VHF-radio

V50 Fixed Mount VHF   radio has Digital Selective Calling, AIS and, when paired with the H50 wireless handset, allows freedom to move about the boat. The radio also offers plug-and-play functionality with B&G’s Zeus Touch. B&G, a leader in marine instruments, autopilot systems and tactical software, has announced the new V50 fixed mount, Digital Selective Calling (DSC) VHF radio ...

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Karpaz Gate Marina in Turkey

Karpaz Gate Marina

Summary The new Karpaz Gate Marina is located in one of the world’s most luxurious ports in the Eastern Mediterranean and boasts first-class yacht facilities including an on-site maintenance workshop, 300 ton travel lift and sailing school. Description Karpaz Gate Marina accommodates yachts up to 55m LOA. Opening up an unspoilt corner of the Mediterranean in Northern Cyprus in Karpaz ...

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Jenny Mooney – Single Handed Transpacific Yacht Race

Janny Mooney

Jenny Mooney – Single Handed Transpacific Yacht Race (Transpac)   JENNY MOONEY Preparing for the Challenge of a Lifetime Local Skipper Only Woman Entered in Singlehanded “Transpac” Transpacific Yacht Race Racing 2100 Miles Offshore from San Francisco to Hawaii June 2012 Article by  D Gallant – Feb 25, 2012 Jenny did not complete her qualifying run due to an injury,  ...

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La Route du Rhum

The Magic of the Rhum Sporting and maritime event, the Route du Rhum is also among the most popular events. Since its first edition, the magic of this transatlantic operates from Saint-Malo. Every four years, the old walled city opens wide the doors of the Marine lancepublic imagination and a wonderful invitation: to escape and wonder at the absolutedream of solo sailors, the “value does sea “dressed to play face to face with the ocean of rare intensity … Reviews windy freedom! As was intended by its designer Michel Etevenon, Route du Rhum always been great emphasis on diversity. Since 1978, it brings together on the same starting line and the same route, monohulls and multihulls, small ...

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