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NSW ORC Championship Overall

Bushranger - newly crowned Division 1 inaugural NSW ORC Championship winner - photo © RPAYC media

The final races were completed in the inaugural NSW ORC Championship, the Sydney 38 One Design NSW Championship and Pittwater Regatta, with new champions crowned and winners announced at the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club (RPAYC) early this evening. Gerry ...

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New Catamaran Exces 14

Excess 14 - photo © Excess Catamarans

The Excess 14 is the pure incarnation of the Excess DNA. It is the result of a dedicated design work and an industrial execution, unique to the brand. It is a cruising yacht that is both fun and playful, with ...

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Route du Rhum Guadeloupe 2022

Route du Rhum 2022 Alexis Courcoux ©

Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe 2022: A Potent Cocktail Combining All The Key Fundamentals Plus Many New Ideas. In 11 months’ time, on the 6th of November 2022, the 12th edition of the Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe will see one of ...

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RORC Caribbean 600

Crews experience magnificent scenery, such as the uninhabited island of Redonda, as they race around 11 islands on the RORC Caribbean 600 course - photo © Arthur Daniel / RORC

With nearly 80 entries racing under the IRC Rating Rule, MOCRA and Class40 division, the 13th edition of the RORC Caribbean 600 is set to be an awesome event. The race has attracted over 600 sailors from 30 different nations ...

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Ocean Globe Race

Tapio Lehtinen (Finland) bets on his experience and his crew's youth to make a difference in the fleet. - photo © Juhani Niiranen / HS

It has been nearly 30 years since ordinary sailors have been able to race around the world. Now, many of the 24 entrants in the 2023 Ocean Globe Race are looking for amateur crews. Marie Tabarly’s Pen-Duick VI opens search ...

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44Cup Calero Marinas Lanzarote - photo © Martinez Studio / RC44 Class

With the 44Cup Calero Marinas Lanzarote starting tomorrow, the high performance owner-driver one design class returns to having a double digit-sized fleet for the first time since 2016. Recent additions include the first team with a female owner, in Moscow ...

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Melges 24 World Championship 2022 in Fort Lauderdale

Melges 24 fleet at the Bacardi Winter Series Event 2 in Miami, January 2022 - Miami, FL, USA - photo © Katrina Zoe Norbom

Organizers from the Lauderdale Yacht Club (LYC) in cooperation with the the International Melges 24 Class Association (IM24CA) and US Melges 24 Class Association (USM24CA) are pleased to announce the Notice of Race and website along with online entry portal ...

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100th Australian 18 Footers Championship

Macquarie Real Estate gave Jack Macartney his first Australian 18 Footers Championship in 2006-07 ©Frank Quealey

When the 23-boat fleet from NSW and Queensland lines up for Race 1 of the 100th Australian 18 footers Championship on Sydney Harbour next Saturday, the type of boat competing and number of crew members on each boat will be ...

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Jules Verne Trophy

Maxi Spindrift Sails of Change © Pierre Bouras / Spindrift

Dona Bertarelli and Yann Guichard announce the end of Jules Verne standby for Sails of Change On November 1st, 2021, Dona Bertarelli, Yann Guichard and their team began the standby for a fourth attempt at the Jules Verne Trophy around-the-world ...

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Island Water World Grenada Sailing Week

Island Water World Grenada Sailing Week - Petite Calivigny Yacht Club edition final day - photo © Arthur Daniel

Island Water World Grenada Sailing Week, the Petite Calivigny Yacht Club edition, came to a final climax with the third and final race. The Carriacou to Grenada Race pitched the fleet into the Atlantic Ocean for a race to Le ...

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