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ORC Championship 2015 in Barcelona 27Th June to 4Th July

ORC Championship 2015 in Barcelona 27Th June to 4Th July

ORC World Championship 2015 – Northern Light Sailing Team and OneSails announced that they have reached a partnership agreement for the supply of new sails, with them the team will take part at the ORC in Barcelona. The youth team will take part in the World Championship with the Dufour 34M; Northern Light Sailing Team with that boat has already ...

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RS Feva SW Open training ~ Hayling Island Sailing Club, UK

Hayling Island Sailing Club

This weekend 14 sailors took to the sea in Torbay for the last RS Feva SW Open training. After three heavy wind weekends it was a relief to have a perfect 14 knots each day! Except for a few feelings of sea sickness due to the huge waves rolling in, the sailors where in high spirits after the first day ...

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Try Sailing £10,000 New Boats Boost

Try Sailing £10,000 New Boats Boost

Try Sailing For Free As Greensforge Celebrates £10,000 New Boats Boost Greensforge Sailing Club kicks off the new sailing season by inviting all comers to get a free taste of sailing and to try out their brand new Sport England-funded boats at their ‘Meet The Trainers Open Day’ on Saturday 28 March (from 11am). The club, one of the oldest ...

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Chinese mariner Guo Chuan

Chinese mariner Guo Chuan receives legendary maxi trimaran IDEC from French voyager Skipper Guo Chuan, the world solo circumnavigation record holder of Class 40 monohull from China, received the world famous IDEC maxi trimaran at the Mecca of offshore sailing in West France’s La Trinite sur Mer on Sunday. Guo Chuan In a simple ceremony, Chairman of IDEC Group Patrice ...

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Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club Festival 14 and 15 March 2015

Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club Festival 14 and 15 March 2015

Inter-School Sailing Festival Hong Kong’s leading team racing event for schools culminated in two exciting divisional finals’ series this afternoon in front of Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club’s Middle Island sailing centre located on the south side of Hong Kong Island. Members of the public watched from the promenade as 172 sailors from 22 schools completed two marathon days of ...

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Latest updates – Tropical Cyclone Pam

Latest updates - Tropical Cyclone Pam

As at 4pm today, severe tropical cyclone Pam was located about 200 nautical miles south of Port Vila and about 200 nautical miles east of Noumea in New Caledonia. The Tropical cyclone is then expected to move southeast over the next couple of days. Refer to the latest TC track map issued by RSMC Nadi at 2:18pm today. Once the ...

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Race for Water Odyssey – R4WO: KICKING OFF !

Race for Water Odyssey R4WO

Kicking off the “Race for Water Odyssey”, a scientific sailing expedition to safeguard oceans from plastic pollution The “Race for Water Odyssey” (R4WO) has cut to the chase by dropping anchor in Bordeaux, the expedition’s departure city. Initiated by the “Race for Water” Foundation, the R4WO aims to draw up the first global assessment of plastic pollution in oceans. In ...

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GUNBOAT G4 GET THE GUN ~ BE THE PARTY ~ CRUISE HOME

GUNBOAT G4

A NEW MULTIPURPOSE COASTAL CRUISER-RACER WITH IMPRESSIVE BENEFITS AT 40′ Stomp on maxis, superyachts, and any grand prix race-boat in sight. The GUNBOAT G4 offers Formula 40 speeds in an easy to handle and forgiving weekender. Unless your fleet includes an AC72, an ORMA 60 or a MOD70, your competition will only see your transoms, which is why your G4 ...

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Multihull Solutions two new incredible models

Visitors to the 2015 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show from 21-24 May are in for a treat with the exclusive Southern Hemisphere launch of two remarkable new catamarans at the Multihull Solutions stand. Multihull Solutions will be unveiling the exquisite Saba 50 sailing catamaran as well as the impressive Cumberland 47 Long Range power catamaran at the show. The Saba ...

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Opens on new UK Marine Conservation Zones

Everyone with an interest in our seas is invited to give their views on whether 23 sites in English waters should become Marine Conservation Zones (MCZs). The 23 sites proposed will cover 10,810 square kilometres of our seas, protecting important seabed habitats and species. Our position The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) supports the UK and Devolved Governments’ shared vision for ...

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