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Vendée Globe Day 4

Vendée Globe Day 4 © Gauthier Lebec / Charal Sailing Team

Jérémie Beyou, one of the Vendée Globe solo round the world race’s pre-race favourites has been forced to turn back to the start port of Les Sables d’Olonne in France after suffering a succession of problems including rudder damage and ...

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$9 Million Water Vessel Transforms From Speedboat to Submarine in Two Minutes

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The 40-foot Victa travels across the water at 40 knots, then abruptly dives beneath the surface to explore the ocean depths. You can almost hear a James Bond theme song as this slick-looking water vehicle—with a Bond-like name Victa—starts to ...

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41st St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

2020 St. Maarten Heineken Regatta © Laurens Morel

The future course of the Covid-19 pandemic is far from clear, however the Sint Maarten Yacht Club Regatta Foundation and the Government of St. Maarten are confident to host the 41st St. Maarten Heineken Regatta taking place March 4 – ...

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Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli

Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli - November 8 - Waitemata Harbour - Auckland - 36th America's Cup © Richard Gladwell / Sail-World.com

America’s Cup Rialto: November 9 – Luna Rossa dodges storm Italian Challenger Luna Rossa was the only team to venture on the water today. They were out on Saturday along with American Magic. The British team INEOS Team UK sailed ...

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New Marine Weather Forecast platform enovOcean

Launch of the new marine weather forecast platform enovOcean © enovOcean

Launch of the new marine weather forecast platform enovOcean As a “Doctor of physical sciences, I worked for many years in the space field. By the late 1990s, the fruits of all space research were more than impressive, but they ...

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ARC+ 2020

Cloudy Bay Leaving Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - ARC 2020 ©WCC / Jésus de Leon

After months of preparation, hard work and determination to take part in ARC+ 2020 in challenging circumstances, last night’s firework display lit up the skies above the fleet of 24 boats, acting as a final farewell from organisers, World Cruising ...

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Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta

Classic yacht Rawene sails in the 2020 regatta. © Peter Le Scelle

Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta: Entries invited to take part in NZ’s oldest regatta The Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta may not be the cutting edge clash of titans that the America’s Cup will be. But Auckland’s annual ...

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LIVE VIDEO Vendée Globe Race Start

LIVE VIDEO: Vendée Globe Race Start

The start of the Vendée Globe will take place as planned on Sunday November 8 at 1:02 p.m. local time but behind closed doors without local spectators. It will be broadcast live on vendeeglobe.org and on many television channels. by admin

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Oyster’s first 885GT blue water Grand Tourer

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The first new model of the Oyster 885 GT is currently in production. The inspiration for this performance-orientated yacht came from a long-time Oyster owner who was keen to combine true luxury with exceptional performance capability. The result is the ...

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Jules Verne Trophy

© Eloi Stichelbaut / PolaRYSE / Gitana S.A

Gitana Team on Jules Verne Trophy standby As scheduled, since 1 November, the Maxi Edmond de Rothschild and her crew have officially been on standby to set sail on their Jules Verne Trophy attempt. Moored in Lorient, her port of ...

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