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MYC Helly Hansen Women’s Challenge 2017

MYC Helly Hansen Women's Challenge 2017- Division Winners

The MYC Helly Hansen Women’s Challenge 2017 was run at the weekend from Manly Yacht Club with divisions categorised under Female Helm or All Female crew. Division winners in the PHS Divisions were as follows: (Boat / Club / Design ...

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Match Cup Australia

Match Cup Australia

The upsets continue on the third day of the Match Cup Australia, as Ian Williams, who has won the world championship a record six times, is eliminated by local skipper Matt Jerwood. Williams and his GAC Pindar Team were never ...

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The Nations Trophy

The Nations Trophy

The Nations Trophy has been launched by its founder, Nautor’s Swan, with the fundamental commitment to revitalize the concept of competition between nations. It is an event which celebrates the history and spirit of international sailing, and reflects the camaraderie ...

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Antigua Bermuda Race

schooner-Eleonora

The Antigua to Bermuda Race starting on Friday 12th May is proving highly popular with a huge variety of competitors eager to take on the challenge of a true ocean race to Bermuda; the home of the 35th America’s Cup. ...

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Volvo Ocean Race

Team Vestas Wind Volvo Ocean Race announcement © Team Vestas Wind http://www.volvooceanrace.com/en/teams/49_Team-Vestas-Wind.html

See Vestas 11th Hour Racing announce their entry as the fourth boat in the Volvo Ocean Race. The announcement is being made in Newport RI at 10.00am EDT or 3.00pm CET. This now replay coverage starts at 27m50secs into the ...

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Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series

Day 3 – Port Phillip Women's Championship Series © Alex McKinnon Photography

Race day three of the Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series was hosted by Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron (RMYS) on Sunday, 19 March. Also known as the Jennifer Goldsmith Perpetual Trophy this race is open to any yacht but must be ...

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MYClub Helly Hansen Women’s Challenge 2017 ~ Video

Shibumi Crosbie Lorimer http://www.crosbielorimer.com

This year’s Helly Hansen Women’s Challenge continued a five year long ‘tradition’ of being held in very mixed conditions with Sydney’s wet weather spell lingering, bringing bright sun and full gloom alternately to the fleet of 25 yachts on different ...

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Mini Transat

Mini Transat 2017 Mini Transat http://www.minitransat.fr/

The most feminine of offshore races ~ Decidedly, the Mini Transat is not an event like any other. In the offshore racing world, where women often struggle to carve out a niche for themselves, the Mini wrong-foots accepted ideas. For ...

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Match Cup Australia

Day 2 – Match Cup Australia © Ian Roman / WMRT

Match racing is a cruel sport, there is no second, just winners and losers, and Sally Barkow and George Anyon were reminded of this today in brutal style. Both have been eliminated from the Match Cup Australia. The elimination of ...

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Mexico Extreme Sailing Series :-) first time in history

Act 8, Extreme Sailing Series Los Cabos 2017 – For the first time ever the Series will head to Mexico and Los Cabos for the grand finale of the 2017 season. © FITURCA, Fideicomiso Turismo Los Cabos

The Extreme Sailing Series™ will head to Mexico for the first time in its history this year when the eighth and final Act of what promises to be a spectacular season of sailing is staged in Los Cabos starting in ...

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