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Women’s Keelboat Regatta

Australian Womens Keelboat Regatta

25th Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta – Coming up Women’s Keelboat Regatta at Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron in Melbourne is coming up in June and the Silver Anniversary is going to be bigger and better than ever! With teams coming from across Australia and interest being shown from international teams, the fleet is already shaping up to be a competitive one. ...

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Barcelona World Race

Barcelona World Race Cheminées Poujoulat

Barcelona World Race faces most severe test (February 3, 2015; Day 35) – Together with Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam on Cheminées Poujoulat, Guillermo Altadill and Jose Munoz on Neutrogena were today battling the most testing conditions the Barcelona World Race fleet has yet faced, with 40-45 knots of wind and severe sea states of 6-8m waves generated by ...

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Volvo Ocean Race

Volvo Ocean Race prepares for brutal beginning

Volvo Ocean Race prepares for brutal beginning the 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race began in Alicante, Spain on Oct. 11, and has now completed three of the nice offshore legs. With the fleet in Asia, the fourth leg from Sanya, China to Auckland, New Zealand begins Feb. 8 with an ETA of Feb. 25-Mar. 5. Here Mark Chisnell provides a preview ...

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Hardy Cup – Sam Gilmour

Hardy Cup

Hardy Cup – Sam Gilmour heads leader board After day two of the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron’s Hardy Cup Perth yachtsman Sam Gilmour heads the leader board with 12 wins out of 13 races in the ISAF Grade 3 Under 25 match racing regatta on Sydney Harbour. However, only half of the Flight 2 races have been sailed, with Jay ...

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31st PRIMO CUP – Trophée Credit Suisse

31st PRIMO CUP - Trophée Credit Suisse

31st PRIMO CUP – Trophée Credit Suisse The “Experts” win in Monaco Friday 30th January to Sunday 1st February 2015 And Friday 6th to Sunday 8th February 2015 First Weekend: The “Experts” win in Monaco Sunday 1st February 2015 – For the first weekend of the Primo Cup – Trophée Credit Suisse, a depression sitting squarely in the Bay of ...

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49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 North American Championships

49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 North American Championships

49er, 49erFX, and Nacra 17 North American Championships Three of the 2016 Olympic events – 49er, 49erFX, and Nacra 17 – will have their 2015 North American Championship on February 5-8 in Clearwater, Florida. Over 70 from 19 different countries and 5 continents have already registered. This will be a warm-up for the three classes which will hold their 2016 ...

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18ft Skiffs NSW Championship

18ft Skiffs NSW Championship

18ft Skiffs NSW Championship, Race 5 1 February 2015 0n Sydney Harbour The Thurlow Fisher Lawyers team of Michael Coxon, Trent Barnabas and Dave O’Connor won one of the most amazing NSW 18ft Skiff Championships in the 120-year history of the sport following a brilliant finish in today’s last race of the series on Sydney Harbour. The 5-race regatta produced ...

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Round the Island Race 2015

Round the Island Race

Round the Island Race – Entries are on target as new sponsor is announced for The Seamanship Award The Race organisers at the Island Sailing Club (ISC) opened entries to the 84th edition of the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race on 9th January in tandem with publishing the Notice of Race in print and online. Entries are ...

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Singapore Straits Regatta

Singapore Straits Regatta

Great closing ceremony for the 21st Singapore Straits Regatta after Glasgow Kiss team sealed Championship Crown Welcome back to the magnificent Sentosa Island and One 15 Degree marina, host venue for the 21st Singapore Straits Regatta. The decisive day has dawned and the fire of determination is glowing bright in the eyes of the sailors. Today’s performance will decide the ...

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31st Primo Cup Trophée Credit Suisse

Primo Cup Trophée Credit Suisse

Primo Cup Trophée Credit Suisse Friday 30th January to Sunday 1st February 2015 and Friday 6th to Sunday 8th February 2015 Mistral postpones kick-off to Saturday Friday 30th January 2015 – It had been expected in the Principality – an official warning of strong winds gusting over 40 knots. Given the conditions, the Yacht Club de Monaco’s Race Committee, headed ...

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