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JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship Race 3

JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship Race 3

2015 JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Race 3 Today’s race sponsored by Fisher & Paykel on Sydney Harbour Gotta Love It 7 scored her third consecutive win in the series when she dominated the 24-boat fleet in Race 3 of the 2015 JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour today. Once again, the defending champion team of Seve Jarvin, ...

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Anna-Lena Elled Team SCA My First Leg

Anna-Lena Elled Team SCA My First Leg

Team SCA, the only all-woman crew taking part in the toughest ocean race in the world – the Volvo Ocean Race. There was no better day for me to start the Volvo Ocean Race. After three legs of watching my team mates race from the shore, I’ve been itching for my turn to join them on the Volvo 65 – ...

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Barcelona World Race Feb 17, 2015

Cheminées Poujoulat Barcelona World Race

Although battered last night in rough conditions the transition from a subtropical depression, all indicators of fleet manager of the Barcelona World Race are green. At the start of a new week announced conforms to the South Pacific in a westerly flow well established, Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam – who have spent below the 10,000 miles to go ...

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Morning Report Tuesday 17 Feb Volvo Ocean Race

Morning Report Tuesday 17 Feb Volvo Ocean Race

Team Brunel had an 80 nautical mile lead on Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. That lead has now dropped to 30 nm this Tuesday morning with Abu Dhabi leading the chasing pack. Brunel has now regained some pace to hold Abu Dhabi, but MAPFRE and Dongfeng are still making gains sailing some two knots faster than Brunel. Team SCA have stopped ...

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Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge CALENDAR 2015

Panerai Classic Jachty Challenge CALENDAR 2015

Officine Panerai announces the 2015 calendar for the leading international classic yacht circuit which the Florentine luxury sports watch-maker is sponsoring for the 11th consecutive year. As per tradition, the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge gets underway in April with the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta (15 – 21 of the month). This year brings the 28th edition of the event which ...

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RORC Caribbean 600 Antigua

RORC Caribbean 600

RORC Caribbean 600 Sensational fleet gathers in Antigua Start: Antigua, W.I. Monday 23 February 2015 Course: Approx. 600nm non-stop around 11 Caribbean Islands An amazing fleet of yachts from around the globe, have come together for a spectacular Caribbean rendezvous. Fort Charlotte, Antigua will be the starting and finishing point for a sensational 600-mile yacht race around 11 Caribbean islands. ...

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Sailing Arabia The Tour 2015

EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour 2015 will visit some of the most beautiful marinas in the Arabian Gulf. The event will start with an opening ceremony at The Wave, Muscat, then follow the fleet to Sohar and around the Musandam Peninsula to the UAE, Qatar and Bahrain. With a complete lack of wind in the start area off the ...

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RYS Regatta Three majestic J-Class Yachts

RYS Regatta Three majestic J-Class Yachts

The promise of a spectacle of timeless classic versus cutting edge modern is emerging early in the year as the entries for the Royal Yacht Squadron’s Bicentenary start to lay down the gauntlet for the summer of sailing in England’s Solent in the last week of July. Three majestic J-Class Yachts, Velsheda, Ranger and Lionheart , will line up alongside ...

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Australian 470 Nationals champions 2015

Australian 470 Nationals champions 2015

Australian 470 Nationals new champions 2015 World Champions and World 1 in the Men’s 470 class Mathew Belcher and Will Ryan have taken home their third consecutive National Title at the 2015 Australian 470 Nationals (11-15 February 2015), which concluded at Southport Yacht Club on the Gold Coast yesterday (Sunday 15 February 2015). The National title in the Women’s 470 ...

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Geographe Bay Race Week 2015

Geographe Bay Race Week 2015

Geographe Bay Race Week Saturday 14th – Friday 20th February 2015 starts with tight racing he Division One IRC fleet started Geographe Bay Race Week with a trio of windward/leeward races and if the results of the day’s racing set the tone for the week, we are in for some very tight racing indeed. Each of the three races was ...

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