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Two races at Kippford round of Solway Yacht Club’s

Kippford round of Solway Yacht Club's

Duncan Blandford doubles up with two victories as he sees of challenges from Chris Nurney and Zak Holland Solway Yacht Club held the final races in their early spring series on Saturday in sunny but cold conditions. With fierce gusty conditions blowing from the south east over the hills into Kippford, race officer Ian Purkis set a comparatively short course ...

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Lincoln Crowne & Company Extends Australian 12 Foot Skiff Sailing Sponsorship

Lincoln Crowne & Company Extends Australian 12 Foot Skiff Sailing Sponsorship

The 12 Foot Skiff is one of the most exciting sailing craft on the planet today. Capable of reaching speeds of 50 Miles Per Hour on Water, this 2 man 12 foot long projectile is most at home on the waters of Sydney Harbour. Boutique Mergers & Acquisitions Advisory Firm is proud to announce it has extended its sponsorship of ...

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Garda Trentino Olympic Week – Day 2

Garda Trentino Olympic Week

Day 2 of Garda Trentino Olympic Week had sunny skies and lighter winds on Upper Garda. For Britain the focus was on the Skud where Alexandra Rickham and Niki Birrel (1,1) hold on to their lead, while in the 49erFX Charlotte Dobson and Sophie Ainsworth (6,7,5) slip to third and in the Laser Nick Thompson (3,5) claimed a place to ...

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TAT backs Samui Regatta as it sails into the 14th successful year

Samui Regatta 2015

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is helping to promote the upcoming 14th Samui Regatta that will take place from 23 to 31 May in the seas off the popular tourist island. This internationally acclaimed boating event attracts teams from all over the world and has become a much-anticipated feature on the competitive sailing calendar. The 14th Ko Samui Regatta ...

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Burnham Week open 2015

Burnham Week 2015

Exciting changes that include opening up the entry of the Town Cup to all IRC/SER yachts rated 0.890 and above helps to re-establish Burnham Week as one of the prime sailing events on the east coast. This popular family regatta, which runs from 29 August to 5 September 2015, offers a week of challenging racing and legendary shore-side activities including ...

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World Match Racing Tour

World Match Racing Tour-1

The World Match Racing Tour has added two new events to its 2015/16 world championship schedule. ‘The Sails of White Nights’ held in St Petersburg, Russia and the Internationaux de France in Pornichet, France both join the professional sailing series as World Tour Events. The 2015/16 Tour now features 19 events including seven World Championship and 12 World Tour events ...

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Start ~ Solo Concarneau Trophee Guy Cotten

Start-~-Solo-Concarneau-Trophee-Guy-Cotten

hursday 7 May, the Artemis Offshore Academy’s eight British Figaro skippers set off on the 330 nm Solo Concarneau Trophée Guy Cotten. Starting from Concarneau, 34 skippers enjoyed a relatively straightforward start with 8 knots and calm waters. Self-confessed slow starter Jack Bouttell (GAC Concise) broke from the norm and was the first British skipper over the line on port. ...

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San Francisco ~ Ex-cup executive planning 12-meter regatta

San Francisco ~ Ex-cup executive planning 12-meter regatta

A former America’s Cup executive is launching a new international regatta, the Golden Gate Yacht Racing Challenge, which will be sailed annually on San Francisco Bay beginning in July 2017 in an updated version of the venerable 12-meter class. Tom Ehman, who most recently had been with the America’s Cup Event Authority, said he wants to restore stability and style ...

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Russia and France join tour ~ World Match Racing Tour

World Match Racing Tour - Russia and France join tour

The World Match Racing Tour has added two new events to its 2015/16 world championship schedule. ‘The Sails of White Nights’ held in St Petersburg, Russia and the Internationaux de France in Pornichet, France both join the professional sailing series as World Tour Events. The 2015/16 Tour now features 19 events including 7 World Championship and 12 World Tour events ...

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New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta 2015

New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta

The organizers of New York Yacht Club’s first Annual Regatta in 1846 would have been hard-pressed to envision that it would become an annual event about to be run for the 161st time in the year 2015. The New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta presented by Rolex is now widely considered to be a cornerstone of the summer sailing season. ...

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