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Bill Durant and team’s Relentless

Bill Durant and team’s Relentless

2015 Two Gates Pursuit Race: Bill Durant and team’s Relentless effort take win in Long Beach Bill Durant and his team raced his Santa Cruz 52, Relentless, to first place honors Sunday in the 2015 Two Gates Pursuit Race hosted by Long Beach Yacht Club. On a day that weather forecasters indicated would have little to no breeze in either ...

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Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race

Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race

2015 Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race – Guided by a full moon and making the most of the warm NE breeze the international crew of 17 on Karl Kwok’s 80-foot maxi Beau Geste took line honours tonight in the protracted Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race. Their official finish time recorded at the base of ...

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IWC Boutique welcomes professional sailing team

Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing team visiting the IWC Boutique.

IWC Boutique welcomes professional sailing team The podium result follows a leg win in the opening stage from the Spanish port of Alicante to Cape Town and sees Walker’s team tied on points for the overall race lead with the Dutch and Chinese entries. Abu Dhabi: The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer and Official Timekeeper of the Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing ...

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Phuket International Boat Show 2015

Phuket International Boat Show

The Phuket International Boat Show- Thailand’s leading Luxury Lifestyle Show What better way to start off more fun 2015 than to visit next week’s opening of the Phuket International Boat Show at Royal Phuket Marina on the 8th January. This year we’ve got more than marine, with luxury cars, properties, lifestyle accessories and more… Yachts Whether you’re interested in power ...

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US Sailing Releases Rio 2016

US Sailing Releases Rio 2016 Olympic Trials System FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Portsmouth, R.I. – US Sailing’s Olympic Sailing Committee (OSC) has released the selection procedures for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team (Sailing) in the 10 events selected for the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games. The Games of the XXXI Olympiad will take place from August 5-21, 2016, and the sailing events will be ...

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Strong Winds Leaves OK Dinghy Fleet Ashore

Strong Winds Leaves OK Dinghy Fleet Ashore

Strong winds battering Port Phillip caused the first day of the OK Dinghy World Championship to be cancelled, leaving sailors on shore all day. After the practice race on Monday was also cancelled because of strong winds, the fleet is itching to get on the water and start some racing. The day began pretty much as the previous day had ...

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Gill Commodores Cup & St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

Gill Commodores Cup & St. St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

Join the Volvo 60 MKIII Spirit Of Adventure for Gill Commodores Cup & St. Maarten Heineken Regatta fter arriving in St. Maarten on March 2nd the sailing team will start with a two full days of safety and sail training aboard the Volvo 60 in preparation for the Gill Commodore’s Cup. The first day of racing is separate from the ...

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Boat and Yacht paint product Guide

Boat and Yacht paint

Step-by-Step Project – Boat and Yacht paint product Guides – How to prepare bare substrates All surfaces should be thoroughly degreased and free from any sanding debris prior to the application of any paint to the surface.   Fiberglass Dewax with Interlux Fiberglass Surface Prep YMA601V. Sand well (using 80-220 grit below water/180-220 grit above water) sandpaper. Clean thoroughly and allow to dry completely. Prime using an ...

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Windyty not only sailing Wind Forecast

Windyty not only sailing Wind Forecast

Windyty not only sailing Wind Forecast It’s hard to get excited about weather forecasts unless they promise warm and sunny days, but you might just make an exception for Windyty. The browser-based meteorological tool shows you living, breathing view of the world’s wind patterns along with overlays for everything from temperature to humidity. Arguably, it’s both beautiful and useful — ...

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Melges 24 U.S. National Championship

Melges 24 U.S. National Championship

2015 Melges 24 U.S. National Championship signs up CSR Marine U.S. Melges 24 Class Association (USMCA) announces title sponsor for its premiere event of the 2015 season – the CSR Marine Melges 24 U.S. National Championship Cascade Locks, OR – With a host of Melges 24 teams from all over the U.S.A. already pre-committed to racing at the 2015 Melges ...

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