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RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show

RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show

Don`t miss the Cruising Experience at RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show Visitors to this month’s RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show are invited to tour the show’s brand new ‘Cruising Corridor’ to find out why dinghy cruising is one of the UK’s fastest growing and most popular boating activities. Taking place at the magnificent Alexandra Palace in London over the weekend of 28 ...

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Royal Southern Yacht Club

50 is the new 40! The Royal Southern Yacht Club reveals the average age of membership The Royal Southern Yacht Club defies time, getting younger every year, with the average age of its membership now under 50. Chris Mansfield, the newly elected Commodore, has a strong heritage in professional blue water yacht skippering, on boats such as Duet as well ...

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J.P. Morgan – Round the Island Race

J.P. Morgan - Round the Island Race

J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race update Entries on target as new sponsor is announced for the Seamanship Award Early Bird Entries close 7 February First entry news Haven Knox-Johnston sponsors Seamanship Award Ian Bowker’s take on the Race from his half-tonner The Race organisers at the Island Sailing Club (ISC) opened entries to the 84th edition of ...

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RYA pays tribute to Bruce Grant

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the death of Bruce Grant, well known within the RYA and one of the founder members of the RYA North East Region. Bruce was born in Lambeth, south London in September 1945. His parents, Graham and Jo were both doctors at Kings College Hospital. Sadly, Bruce’s health was not good ...

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Sail to Patagonia

Sail to Patagonia

Sail to Patagonia – Don’t miss this talk by expedition guru Skip Novak To sail in Tierra del Fuego is to meet the elements in the raw. I’ve sailed here twice and I’m looking forward to the next chance to go back. The scenery is monumental and spectacular. The sailing can be challenging at times and demands a high level ...

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New regatta added to match racing tour

New regatta added to match racing tour

New regatta added to match racing tour Several changes to the World Match Racing Tour were announced at last month’s World Match Racing Association Tour Promoter Conference in London. During the two-day conference, attended by representatives from all but one tour event, it was revealed that the 2015 World Match Racing Tour will feature a new regatta and title sponsor, ...

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Farr 40 Aberdeen Asset Management

Farr 40 Aberdeen Asset Management

Aberdeen Asset Management Farr 40 Victorian State Title January 30 – February 1, 2015 hosted by Sandringham Yacht Club at Sandringham, Melbourne Winning formula nets Transfusion the Victorian Farr 40 State Title When it comes to repelling their Farr 40 classmates time and again, the defence mechanisms on Guido Belgiorno-Nettis’ Transfusion are in place. Despite best efforts from Voodoo Chile ...

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Sail Port Stephens 2015

Sail Port Stephens

2015 Sail Port Stephens – NOR and online entry available now! The Notice of Race is online and entry open to owners of eligible cruising and IRC boats looking for the perfect fusion of sailing and family time at Sail Port Stephens, April 13-19, 2015. With the Audi IRC Australian Championship rotating on to Queensland’s Hamilton Island in August, the ...

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Team Vestas Wind

Team Vestas Wind

Team Vestas Wind Arrives In Bergamo Ahead Of Repairs As Dongfeng Race team celebrate their home-port victory in the third leg of the Volvo Ocean Race from Abu Dhabi to Sanya, the grounded Team Vestas Wind are half a world away in the foothills of the Italian Alps. Following the team’s pledge earlier this month to rejoin the race before ...

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SCOTT AND SHAW SECURE GOLD

Giles Scott and Bryony Shaw

SCOTT AND SHAW SECURE GOLD IN MIAMI WITH A DAY TO SPARE Giles Scott and Bryony Shaw were in no mood to hang around at the Miami leg of the Sailing World Cup, sealing gold medals with a day to spare. Scott extended his 15-month winning run in style, successfully defending his 2014 Finn title from Miami, winning the first ...

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