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Clipper Race Close finale Race 10

Punta del Este team yacht - photo © Clipper Ventures

Close finale sees WTC Logistics take victory in Race 10: Sailing City – Qingdao Cup After over a month at sea, and an exceptionally close finish, WTC Logistics has claimed the win in Race 10: Sailing City – Qingdao Cup, ...

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44Cup final 2022

44Cup in Muscat - photo © Martinez Studio

Muscat, Oman, is to host the final and deciding event of the 2022 44Cup season, set to be held over 7 – 11 December. Hosted by Oman Sail, Muscat will be the last event of the five-stop international tour in ...

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Les Voiles de St Barth Richard Mille

Foredeck crew hard at work on George David's Rambler 88 - Les Voiles de St Barth Richard Mille - photo © Christophe Jouany

IMA Caribbean Maxi Challenge at Les Voiles de St Barth Richard Mille On winding coastal courses resembling those around the Costa Smeralda, but with a sizeable Atlantic swell added to the mix, day two of Les Voiles de St Barth ...

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Global Solo Challenge

Global Solo Challenge Copyright ©

Even when a sailor’s eye gets used to the vast horizon, the colours and tones of the sea and sky change every day… the open seas are never the same from one day to the next… suddenly, after days and ...

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Vendée Arctique

Vendée Arctic Course Map - Les Sables d'Olonne 2022 © Vendée Globe

THE VENDÉE ARCTIC – LES SABLES D’OLONNE 2022 OFFERS A DEMANDING 3,500 MILE COURSE The SAEM Vendée, the organisers  of the Vendée Globe, will also organize the “Vendée Arctic – Les Sables-d’Olonne” which will be the first qualifying stage for the ...

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Auckland Three Kings Race

Titanium on the final run home Sunday morning - Auckland Three Kings Race - April 2022 © RNZYS Media

The winners of the inaugural Auckland – Three Kings Race reflect on the 500nm race around the 13 island group to the north of New Zealand. Starting on the evening of Thursday April 7, the first boat home in the ...

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Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race

Ichi Ban has a target on her stern in the Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race - photo © Andrea Francolini

As expected, Peter Harburg’s super maxi Black Jack made the best of the start in Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club‘s (RPAYC) Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race this afternoon. Due to start at 1pm off Barrenjoey Headland, signalling the ...

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Route du Rhum 2022

Route du Rhum – Destination Guadeloupe - photo © Alexis Courcoux

The 2022 edition of La Route du Rhum – Destination Guadeloupe sees the legendary solo Transatlantic race reach the age of 44 years old. It is long since established itself as the most popular and well known solo transoceanic race ...

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Sydney-Hobart Great Veterans Race 2022

Great Veterans Race © Sharon Green / Ultimate Sailing

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia has responded to the fast-growing interest in heritage offshore racing by adding an IOR Division to its annual Sydney-Hobart Great Veterans Race. Entry in the new division is open to any yacht with a ...

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Sail Port Stephens

Sail Port Stephens Day 3 - KD4 ©Promocean Media

Queensland has Surfers Paradise, NSW has Sailors Paradise. It’s located just outside the headlands of Port Stephens, where a cluster of Hawaiian-style islands from the set of Jurassic Park create an idyllic racecourse for yachts competing in the Sail Port ...

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