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45th Wooden Boat Festival

Wolfhound © Paul Wyeth Marine Photography

Crewed by owners Steven and Louise Dews, the 64-foot schooner Wolfhound is on a 25,000-plus mile delivery, from the shipyard where she was built in Shillingstone, UK, to her new home in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Wolfhound and ...

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Yacht Racing forum 2022 in Malta

Easily reachable by plane from anywhere in the world, Malta is one of the jewels of the Mediterranean. The island is a key player in international yacht racing, and can still be pretty warm in November. © www.viewingmalta.com

This will be an exceptional event, bringing together the key players from all sectors of competitive sailing for two days of networking, business and an exciting social calendar. Members of the yacht racing community and sailing industry from all over ...

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Attempt nonstop around the world on 32.000nm

Skipper Norbert Sedlacek set sail for Circumnavigation Record Attempt © Ant Arctic Lab

Today at 11:10 am the entire Innovation Yachts team, fans, colleagues and sailing aficionados saw innovator and skipper Norbert Sedlacek set sail on his lifetime mission to set a world record, unassisted, single-handed and nonstop around the world on 32.000nm ...

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Thailand International Boat Show

TIBS 2022 at Royal Phuket Marina © TIBS 2022

Just like everyone else, Phuket has been hit hard by the pandemic. Now – hopefully – it is set to receive a boost in the new year when the newly-branded Thailand International Boat Show (TIBS) will be held 6-9 of ...

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New Gunboat 72V

Gunboat 72V solar - photo © Gunboat

Gunboat announces the Gunboat 72V, a new catamaran concept to complement the existing heritage series’ currently in production (the Gunboat 68 and Gunboat 80) – the first catamaran with Gunboat performance and a flybridge. Design and engineering is the collaboration ...

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Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2021 Entries open

SAILING - CYC Trophy 2020 Cruising Yacht Club of Australia. 12/12/2020 (Photo by Andrea Francolini) SAIL EXCHANGE Andrea Francolini

Excitement is building for the return of the historic Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, with entries now open for the 77th edition of ocean racing’s ‘Everest’. The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) has launched the Notice of Race and is ...

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Ocean Race Europe Leg 2

Racing down the coast of Portugal early in Leg 2 of The Ocean Race Europe from Cascais, Portugal, to Alicante, Spain - photo © Sailing Energy / The Ocean Race

A day after leaving Cascais, Portugal on the second leg of The Ocean Race Europe, this afternoon the race’s 12-boat fleet battled fierce headwinds in the Gibraltar Strait – the narrow and congested waterway dividing mainland Europe from north Africa ...

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Ocean Race Europe Leg 1 Finish

The Ocean Race Europe Leg 1 Finish in Cascais, Portugal - photo © Sailing Energy / The Ocean Race

The opening leg of The Ocean Race Europe came to a nail-biting conclusion today in Cascais, Portugal with the winners in both the VO65 and IMOCA 60 classes decided only in the last few moments of the four-day passage from ...

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Congressional Cup

Congressional Cup © Sharon Green / Ultimate Sailing

The excitement of Congressional Cup racing will return to Long Beach Yacht Club September 14 to 19, 2021 when the world’s leading match racing skippers compete for this venerated trophy and the prized Crimson Blazer. “Our lineup is set, with ...

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Allianz Regatta & Hempel World Cup Series

49erFX Team Allianz - Allianz Regatta © Allianz Regatta

The Allianz Regatta from June 2-13 is part of World Sailing’s ‘Hempel World Cup Series’ for the coming two years. Nearly 300 sailors from 47 countries have been registered for this World Cup event. It is the first tournament, since ...

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