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52 Super Series

Day 2 - Puerto Portals 52 Super Series Sailing Week © Nico Martinez / 52 Super Series http://www.52superseries.com/

Carrying the momentum of their regatta win in Sardinia to Mallorca and to the Puerto Portals 52 Super Series Sailing Week, Niklas Zennström and the crew of Rán Racing top the leaderboard after only one race was completed on the first day of competition. Patience was required. The early postponement while the breeze filled and settled was not too much ...

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Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

Clipper Race Skipper Lance Shepherd with Liverpool 2018 © Clipper Ventures

Clipper Race entry reveals branding for Liverpool 2018 destination campaign, designed to position city as leading cultural capital. We are pleased to reveal that Liverpool 2018, Liverpool City Council’s newest international destination campaign, will be a team entry in the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race, which starts in just under a month, on August 20, from the city’s ...

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New Jeanneau Sun Odyssey

Galley through to Owner's Stateroom - Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440 © Bertrand Duquenne

Since their launch the Jeanneau Sun Odyssey range has sold over 17,000 yachts. Now we are excited to introduce to you the new generation, the Sun Odyssey 440 and the Sun Odyssey 490. This new generation of sailboats is clearly high performance utilising multiple advance in design and technology to better enhance your quality of life at sea: • Full ...

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Round Britain

Moonspray - Round Britain 2017 Martin Allen Photography

Eight young people in recovery from cancer will be welcomed into London on Thursday 20 July as they sail up the River Thames to Canary Wharf at the end of the latest leg of the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust’s epic four-month Round Britain 2017 sailing challenge. Launched by the history-making yachtswoman in 2003, the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust is a ...

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Bart’s Bash 2017

BART'S BASH 2017

The Andrew Simpson Foundation, the UK-based Sailing Charity with a global reach, sits at the epicentre of the unique annual sailing event, the biggest sailing event in the world, Bart’s Bash, which this year takes place over the weekend of 16-17 September. This is the 4th Bart’s Bash and the event management team is delighted to announce the launch of the ...

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Bavaria C65

Artist’s rendition of the new C65 underway with the self-tacking jib - Bavaria C65 © Bavaria Yachts Australia http://www.bavariasail.com.au

The Bavaria C65 is the new flagship of the Bavaria Yachts fleet of sailing yachts and, following the successful presentation of the Bavaria C57 this spring, is the next logical step in the expansion of the Bavaria C-Line. It is the largest yacht ever built by Bavaria Yachts. Production of the Bavaria C65 has already begun. The first sea trials ...

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Jeanneau 51

Large swim platform and noticeable chines leading into the transom. - Jeanneau 51 © Jeanneau France

Jeanneau 51 to Première at Sydney International Boat Show The new Jeanneau 51, the latest addition to the Jeanneau Yachts range, is the luxurious result of a teaming of renowned naval architect Philippe Briand and superyacht designer Andrew Winch. Following the successful launch of the Jeanneau 54 at the 2016 show, the first of the 51 models will be on ...

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Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston - Dell Latitude Rugged © Shaun Roster

Dell Rugged to face extreme test in Clipper Round the World Yacht Race We are very pleased to reveal that world leading technology brand Dell has come on board as the Rugged computing technology supplier for one of the world’s toughest endurance challenges, the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race. Legendary British sailor Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, the first man ...

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Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust’s Round Britain 2017

Crew of leg 7 visiting Whitby Castle during a stopover © Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust

Hull hosts Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust after she begins Round Britain Last week, Hull, the City of Culture 2017 played host to the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust’s Round Britain 2017, a relay of over 100 young people in recovery from cancer circumnavigating the UK. Over the next two and a half months, the 17 crews of up to five different ...

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Pittwater to Paradise Regatta

A mix of young and old onboard Le Billet as they cross the finish line in the Pittwater to Southport. © Southport Yacht Club http://www.southportyachtclub.com.au

Mark Tinworth and Mark Waterhouse, owners of the Pittwater based yacht Le Billet, intend to repeat their successful crew program and give youth sailors the run of their boat for a six- part offshore series that includes the Club Marine Pittwater to Paradise ocean race in early January 2018. From a pool of 10 current and recent Royal Prince Alfred ...

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