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38th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

38th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta - Gill Commodore's Cup 2018 - photo © Laurens Morel

The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta started with a bang today, with 68 of the 100 teams taking to the water for the event’s separately scored Gill Commodore’s Cup. In light but consistent breeze, Maxi, Ocean Racing, CSA and Bareboat Classes set out ...

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36th Lake Garda Optimist Meeting

35th Lake Garda Meeting Optimist © Elena Giolai

The Fraglia Vela Riva, on the north shores of Lake Garda in Trentino, will be celebrating 90 years of activity in 2018, and is proud to organise the 36th edition of the Lake Garda Optimist Meeting, a youth sailing event, ...

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Miami Sailing Week

J70 Class sailing in Bacardi Miami Sailing Week. - photo © Cory Silken / Miami Sailing Week

Miami Sailing Week (MSW) was established in 2010 with the goal in mind of creating a fun filled week of activities related to the sport of sailing that we all love very much. Through the years we accomplished many of ...

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RC44 Calero Marinas Cup

Artemis Racing put in a strong start with new tactician Andy Horton - RC44 Calero Marinas Cup 2018 - photo © www.MartinezStudio.es

The opening day of the 2018 RC44 Calero Marinas Cup indicated firstly how close the season for the Russell Coutts-inspired one designs is set to be and how to win, it will be vital to make zero mistakes. Vladimir Prosikhin, ...

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Clipper Race Sanya Serenity Coast In-Port Regatta

Liverpool take top prize - photo © Clipper Ventures PLC

The inaugural Clipper Race Sanya Serenity Coast In-Port Regatta has been one to remember, with Liverpool 2018 leading from start to finish to take victory. Hundreds of thousands of people all over the world were able to watch the first ...

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Sydney Harbour Regatta

Parade of Sail Dept Race - photo © Riptide Creative

Abell Point Marina located in the Whitsundays, becomes major sponsor of New South Wales’ largest keelboat regatta for the second consecutive year. Hosted by the Middle Harbour Yacht Club the Sydney Harbour Regatta takes place 3rd and 4th March. After ...

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18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Trophy 2018

Yamaha and Thurlow Fisher Lawyers reaching on the run to the bottom mark in 18ft Skiff 2017 JJ Giltinan Championship race 7 © Frank Quealey

The 2018 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Trophy will see 26 of the best 18ft Skiff sailors battle it out on Sydney Harbour for the coveted trophy. The Australia/New Zealand rivalry is hot as the Honda Marine team – previously known as Yamaha ...

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IMOCAS DISEMBARK IN MONACO 1st Monaco Globe Series 1-8 June 2018

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With IMOCA class and Race Committee representatives and skippers in Monaco to see the facilities, the Yacht Club de Monaco took full advantage to unveil details of the Monaco Globe Series, a qualifier for the next Vendée Globe. Being organised ...

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SuperFoiler Race

The SuperFoiler, Pavement, racing on the Gold Coast. - photo © Andrea Francolini

One of the SuperFoiler’s most sought after sailors says he will look to clear his calendar to continue to sail the mesmerising machine on home waters long into the future. “They are seriously fun boats to sail, easily the most ...

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5.5m Australian Championship

Day 1 - 2018 Int. 5.5m Australian Championship - photo © Tannis McDonald

Skagerak, a Luders designed 5.5 Metre built by Lars Halvorsen in Sydney in 1974, took out the Int. 5.5m Class Australian Championship 2018, which was hosted by the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club (RPAYC) in Pittwater from 25-27 February. Skippered by Bob ...

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