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The growing allure of Langkawi for superyacht owners

Langkawi, Malaysia RLYC Harbor.

Langkawi is the largest island in an archipelago of 100 islands in the Andaman Sea and this South East Asia destination is attracting the attention of superyacht owners. Located off the mainland coast of Malaysia, the number of visiting superyachts making their way to Langkawi is growing as word spreads of this appealing and Duty-Free island and nearby cruising options. ...

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Flying Fifteen World Championship at Fremantle 2021

Flying Fifteens racing off Fremantle © Jonny Fullerton

At the moment it is difficult to tell if the 2021 FFI World Championship can be held at the scheduled time. The event is due to take place in February 2021. Flying Fifteen International (FFI) will reassess the situation as it evolves and will make a firm decision as to whether the 2021 World Championship proceeds as currently scheduled around ...

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Boating Safely With Your Dog

© by Your Dog Advisor Staff

At Your Dog Advisor, we take pride in creating only the best content. Each piece is written only by dog owners and dog experts with significant experience training and caring for dogs. Each post goes through a strict editorial process and is carefully fact-checked before we hit publish. We publish research-backed dog training guides, advice on how to take care ...

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RYA provides to advice Coronavirus

©https://www.rya.org.uk/

RYA provides Coronavirus advice to members, affiliated clubs, class associations & training centres Like every employer the RYA has had to take steps, in line with Government advice, to safeguard the health of staff and help to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Although the majority of staff are now working from home, the RYA’s foremost priority is to ...

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World ARC Rally – COVID-19

World ARC © World Cruising Club

The World ARC round the world rally currently has boats sailing on routes across the Pacific and in the Atlantic. There is now a significant impact from COVID-19 health measures on air travel and social gatherings in many countries, plus restrictions and additional quarantine measure in place affecting arrival by boat and by air. World Cruising Club are committed to ...

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Big guns in Millennium Cup

The view from above - NZ Millennium Cup 2020 - Russell - Bay of Islands - New Zealand - photo © Jeff Brown

Some of the most well-known names in superyacht racing will head south for the 2021 New Zealand Millennium Cup. Frequent competitors in global superyacht regattas like J Class Velsheda, Win Win, Pumula, Kawil, and Wavelength will join regular NZ Millennium Cup entries Silvertip, Tawera, Sassafras and Janice of Wyoming as they race in the world’s southernmost regatta. Also joining them ...

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Regatta postponed – St. Thomas International 2020

St. Thomas International Regatta 2019 © Ingrid Abery / www.ingridabery.com

Organizers of the St. Thomas International Regatta (STIR) regret to announce the postponement of the 2020 event, originally scheduled for March 27-29. This difficult decision has been made in line with health and safety recommendations taken by the Government of the U.S. Virgin Islands in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. “We are truly sorry to have to postpone one of ...

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Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo 2020

Multihull Solutions will showcase the award-winning Fountaine Pajot Saona 47 sailing catamaran at the 2020 Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo. © Gilles Martin-Raget

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club will host the ninth annual Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 March 2020, from 10am – 4pm. Come on down and see the Multihull Solutions NSW team who would love to show you the stunning Fountaine Pajot Saona 47 on display. The Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo is a ...

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COVID-19 Effects on the cruising community

COVID-19 - Coronavirus Disease © Daria Blackwell

Formalities worldwide have been evolving with the spread of the novel Coronavirus, prompting special health requirements at Ports of Entry. With more than 108,000 confirmed cases around the world reported as of the 8th March 2020, authorities are scrambling to contain the spread of the novel virus. As a result, they are instituting procedures designed to limit exposure via visitors ...

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New York-Vendée-Les Sables d’Olonne Transatlantic Race 2020

New York-Vendée-Les Sables d'Olonne © Thierry Martinez / Ocean Masters

On the official closing date for registering, the list of entrants for the final solo transatlantic race before the round the world race is certainly very attractive. 27 sailors make up the list of competitors for the second edition of this race between the United States and Vendée. The line-up is twice the size of four years ago and the ...

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