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GC32 Racing Tour

Racing in Villasimius, Sardinia takes place next door to the nature reserve of Cabo Carbonara. - photo © Sailing Energy / GC32 Racing Tour

With many countries around the world, including those in southern Europe, still in the grip of the COVID-19 pandemic, the GC32 Racing Tour, the board of the GC32 class and their stakeholders have made the mutual decision to delay the ...

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Global Solo Challenge 2023-24

Global Solo Challenge©globalsolochallenge.com

BRITISH PRO SKIPPER NEIL PAYTER ENTERS GSC ON CLASS40 CARIBEIRA Neil Payter has been professional sailor and commercial fisherman since 1985 then moved onto becoming a professional skipper. He holds a Yachtmaster Ocean certificate and has been an RYA Yachtmaster ...

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Savvy Luxury Superyacht Barge Lets You Cruise Canals

Savvy Luxury Superyacht Barge Lets You Cruise Canals©Peter Insull

You can’t park a superyacht in Paris or Prague. You can’t take one to Champagne to quaff bubbly either. But you can aboard Savvy, the world’s first super-luxury, superyacht barge. “Savvy,” a slender 97-foot steel super-barge, has the perfect dimensions to go anywhere, including ...

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Interview with Randall Reeves

figure8voyage.com © Image courtesy of Randall Reeves

For most singlehanded blue-water cruising sailors, crossing the Atlantic or sailing alone to Hawaii would be an adventure of a lifetime. Not so for Randall Reeves (57; USA), a Bay Area resident and the first person to sail solo and ...

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SailFest Newcastle 21

Smuggler at SailFest Newcastle - photo © Salty Dingo

It was a rare sight indeed to see eight top-flight TP52s going toe-to-toe on a start line, but ultimately a familiar name topped the IRC leader board on Day 1 of the TP52 Gold Cup at Newcastle SailFest Regatta. Matt ...

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Midwest Women’s Sailing Conference

Stock FOTO © Getty Images

Don’t wait, registrate! The Midwest Women’s Sailing Conference will be held on Saturday, May 15, 2021 as a hybrid event – with options for in-person or virtual attendance. Don’t be left at the dock, get onboard! Morning workshop option: Build ...

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New world record* MOD 70 PowerPlay

MOD70 PowerPlay racing team skippered by Peter Cunningham and Ned Collier, shown here as they started their Fastnet Course world record attempt. - photo © Lloyd Images

MOD70 Trimaran PowerPlay, led by Peter Cunningham and skippered by Ned Collier Wakefield, has completed the original Fastnet Course of 595 nautical miles in a new world record of 25hrs 04mins 18secs. *Subject to ratification by the World Sailing Speed ...

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Newcastle Harbour sail-ebrates

SailFest Newcastle Regatta - Gweilol - photo © Mark Rothfield

More than 175 years of salty sailing history will be rekindled on April 10-11, with SailFest Newcastle Regatta bringing together an armada of TP52s, skiffs, dinghies and catamarans – right down to tiny Try-Sailing trainers – on Newcastle Harbour. The ...

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Cruising the Islands of Tonga, Fiji and Vanuatu with the Oyster World Rally

Vava'u group of islands © Oyster Yachts

The remote island groups of Tonga, Fiji and Vanuatu are the location for Oyster Yachts next webinar available online on Thursday 08 April at 19.00hrs BST. Anyone wishing to join this live event can register here The passage from French ...

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