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Drheam-Cup Grand Prix de France de Course au Large

La Drheam Cup - Destination Cotentin 2016 start - photo © Thierry Martinez / Drheam Cup

The third edition of the Drheam-Cup, starting on 19 July in Cherbourg-en-Cotentin and finishing in La Trinité-sur-Mer, will be the very first Grand Prix de France de Course au Large (French Offshore Racing Grand Prix). The competition will be strong, ...

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ARC Portugal 2020

2019 ARC Portugal - Bayona © World Cruising

As restrictions are eased in Spain and Portugal allowing tourists to return, World Cruising Club are now able to confirm that ARC Portugal, postponed from June, will take place on the previously published revised itinerary. The confirmed start date from ...

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St. Thomas Yacht Club Invitational Regatta

St. Thomas Yacht Club Invitational Regatta: : (l-r) Chris and Christian Rosenberg lead the pack while racing IC24s © Dean Barnes

Inaugural St. Thomas Yacht Club Invitational Regatta – Overall Rosenberg, Compton top classes at inaugural event Sailing is social distancing at its best. No three people know this better than St. Thomas’ Chris Rosenberg and his 15-year-old son Christian, who ...

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Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez

Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez 2017 © Gilles Martin-Raget

Confirmed from Saturday, September 26th to Friday, October 9th, the new format of the Voiles de Saint-Tropez offers an event spread over two weeks, for the modern and classic yachts. The programme differs according to boat category with the aim ...

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RNZYS Mastercard Superyacht Regatta 2021

RNZYS' Mastercard Superyacht Regatta 2021 © Ivor Wikins

The Mastercard Superyacht Regatta 2021 hosted by the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron in Auckland is shaping up to be one of the major on-water events in the world next year with a raft of big-name entries already throwing their ...

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Sailing Trophy

Yoann Richomme race lead - 2020 Mirpuri Foundation Sailing Trophy ©Tom Martienssen

The inaugural Mirpuri Foundation Sailing Trophy has come to a close, with The Mirpuri Foundation Racing Team’s ‘Racing for the Planet’ crew taking line honours in both legs this weekend. The two-leg regatta between Cascais and Sesimbra was created in ...

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NYYC American Magic

New York Yacht Club American Magic © NYYC American Magic

Marblehead, Massachusetts has produced a steady stream of America’s Cup talent for well over a century, with sailors like Charles Francis Adams, Ted Hood and Jud Smith leading the way. Trevor Burd carries the Marblehead torch towards Auckland 2021 as ...

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Persico 69F Cup

Persico 69F in Malcesine © Persico 69F

Plans are set, six crews registered. After the presentation on February 20th, 2020 in Milan, the Persico 69F Cup is ready to go. The first edition of the event will see four Grand Prix events taking place in the second ...

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La Solitaire du Figaro 2020

La Solitaire du Figaro fleet © lasolitaire-urgo.com

The owners and organisers of La Solitaire du Figaro, OC Sport Pen Duick, have confirmed that the flagship race of the French Elite Offshore Racing Championship will go ahead at the end of the summer. As many as 35 solo ...

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New York Yacht Club’s 166th Annual Regatta

PHRF 3 CLASS 165th New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta - photo © Rolex / Daniel Forster

The most enduring event in North American sailing got off to an inauspicious start on July 16, 1846. Beset by light air, Louis Depau’s 44-ton sloop Mist was the only one of 14 starters to finish the first race of ...

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