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Honda Marine wins JJ Giltinan in Sydney

Honda Marine in a gust after rounding the Shark Island mark during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 © Frank Quealey

Honda Marine (David McDiarmid) made history today on Sydney Harbour with the first ever win by a New Zealand boat in the JJ Giltinan Trophy. They finished 6th in the final race, Race 9 after a match race with the only ...

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Volvo OR Videos

Past winner of te Volvo Ocean race, Mike Sanderson (NZL) on Vestas 11th Hour - Volvo Ocean Race - Auckland Stopover In Port Race, Auckland, March 10, © Richard Gladwell

Here’s a selection of team video from the In Port race – from Vestas 11th Hour Racing, MAPFRE, Team AzkoNobel, Turn the Tide on Plastic, plus the on-board highlights, the race highlights and the full In Port race replay from ...

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Port of Los Angeles Harbor Cup 2018

2018 Port of Los Angeles Harbor Cup - Day 2 - photo © Bronny Daniels/Joysailing

The US Naval Academy Midshipmen sailed to the top of the leaderboard on Day Two of the Port of Los Angeles Harbor Cup regatta here. Racing concludes Sunday. Vying against nine other college teams from across the US and Ireland, ...

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Video 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Trophy Race 2018

The Time Genie and Vintec battle it out. © Dale Lorimer

Race Five of the JJ Giltinan Trophy series saw the fleet of 25 boats line up for the second race of the day in light shifty winds. Maersk Line came from behind to win the race and lead the pointscore. ...

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Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta

Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta - Day 4 - photo © Tim Wilkes / www.timwilkes.com

Race day four at the Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta featured both the Star and J/70 fleets on the race track, in a breeze gusting up to 20 knots across Biscayne Bay, Miami. The puffy conditions saw plenty of thrills and ...

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RORC Easter Challenge

After seeing an improvement in their results, Andy Williams' Max Fun 35, Mad Max will be out on the Solent making the most of the free coaching once again this Easter - photo © Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com

Free money? No, but there is free coaching at the RORC Easter Challenge There are many ways to improve your yacht racing: You can practice more, get a better boat and equip it better, with better sails. You can round ...

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Finn Europeans in C√°diz

Nick Heiner in Marseille, 2017 - photo © Robert Deaves

Ninety-six Finn sailors from 33 countries are counting down the days to next week’s Open and U23 Finn European Championship in C√°diz, Spain. Many have been training for months at the venue for the first big test of the year ...

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Premier Caribbean Regatta ~ St. Maarten Strong

Competitors racing in the 38th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta © Laurens Morel / www.saltycolours.com

The 38th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta wrapped up on Sunday, March 4 with hundreds of sailors gathering at the event’s “Regatta Village” at Princess Port de Plaisance in St. Maarten to celebrate victors in the event’s 16 classes. Ever since ...

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Extreme Sailing Series‚ĄĘ

Extreme Sailing Series Act 8, Los Cabos 2017 - day two - Team México - photo © Lloyd Images

Seven world-class international teams will take to the water for Act 1 of the 2018 Extreme Sailing Series‚ĄĘ in Muscat, Oman, from 14-17 March. In the first of eight exceptionally tough events, 35 elite competitive sailors will battle it out ...

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18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Trophy 2018

Finport chases Maersk Line on the run to Obelisk during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 © Frank QuealeyRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael Chittenden18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Results after Race 3 ©Australian 18 Footers LeagueSmooth bear-away by the Winning Finport Trade Finance team during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeySmeg at speed here but still yet to produce her best form in the 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship ©Frank QuealeySeries joint leader Maersk Line from NZ during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyHonda Marine in a gust after rounding the Shark Island mark during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyHonda Marine beats Maersk Line by 4s to share the lead overall in the 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship ©Frank QuealeyThe young Vintec team at speed on the run to Obelisk during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyThe two leaders down the first run during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyThe Kitchen Maker looks like her team is taking on a Sydney Harbour ferry during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyAppliancesonline and Yandoo on the second spinnaker run during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyTwo NZ teams Knight Frank and Honda Marine during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyC-Tech was in the leading group during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyC-Tech - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff 2018 Championship, Sydney March 4, 2018 ©Suellen Davies / Auckland Skiff LeagueMaersk - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff 2018 Championship, Sydney March 4, 2018 ©Suellen Davies / Auckland Skiff LeagueKnight Frank - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff 2018 Championship, Sydney March 4, 2018 ©Suellen Davies / Auckland Skiff LeagueHonda Marine - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff 2018 Championship, Sydney March 4, 2018 ©Suellen Davies / Auckland Skiff LeagueRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael Chittenden1 - Knight Frank does a stern dive - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Championship ©Jono Witty - Aeromedia.com.au2 - Knight Frank does a stern dive - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Championship ©Jono Witty - Aeromedia.com.au5 - Knight Frank does a stern dive - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Championship ©Jono Witty - Aeromedia.com.au3 - Knight Frank does a stern dive - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Championship ©Jono Witty - Aeromedia.com.au4 - Knight Frank does a stern dive - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Championship ©Jono Witty - Aeromedia.com.auOverall Resuts after Race 2 - JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship 2018 ©Australian 18 Footers LeagueIlve at top speed down the final run to Obelisk - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Frank QuealeyKnight Frank takes fifth place - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Frank QuealeyTriple M was consistent throughout the race to finish in eighth place- Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Frank QuealeyKnight Frank capsize - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Suellen Davies / Auckland Skiff LeagueHonda Marine dominates the fleet on the work to the windward mark off Clark Island - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Frank QuealeyHonda Marine on the bear-away off Shark Island - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Frank Quealey

The Australians fought back after previous domination by the New Zealand teams when Finport Trade Finance took out Race 3 of the Winning Group JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour today. Finport Trade Finance (Keagan York, Matt Stenta, ...

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