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Rolex China Sea Race 2023

Rampage 88 - photo © Guy Nowell / RHKYC

Three 52-foot TP52 grand prix racing yachts are expected to push the limits in what is expected to be close racing in this year’s Rolex China Sea Race. This highly competitive group features international entrant Standard Insurance Centennial 3 as ...

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The Ocean Race

The Ocean Race 2022-23 Leg 3 Day 25 onboard 11th Hour Racing Team. Malama sailing downwind in a small but confused Southern Ocean sea - photo © Amory Ross / 11th Hour Racing / The Ocean Race

Cape Horn is just over 1000 miles away, but they will be hard-earned miles… The teams have the end of the hardest part of the longest leg in the history of The Ocean Race in sight. On Friday afternoon UTC, ...

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Warsash Spring Series

2023 Warsash Spring Series Day 2 - photo © Peter Bateson

The forecast for the second Sunday’s racing saw a contrast to the start of the Series – sunshine for the morning and a moderate NW breeze dropping to light but never below 7 knots. That’s how the day started but ...

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Ocean Cruising Seminar

Ocean Cruising Seminar in Guildford, UK © World Cruising Club

Held in Guildford, UK on 25-26 March, this immersive weekend will kickstart your bluewater cruising plans. The programme features in-depth lectures on all things for outfitting for ocean cruising – from safety to communications, weather to power management, auto-pilots to ...

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75th Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race

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A fleet of 47 offshore racing yachts will line up to make sailing history when they contest Australia’s second oldest blue water yacht race – the Gladstone Ports Corporation 75th Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race (B2G) which sets sail on ...

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IMA Maxi Europeans 2023

More than 25 maxis will be competing, with racing taking place under IRC - photo © IMA / Studio Borlenghi

Pre-registration for the International Maxi Association’s second Maxi European Championship ended on Wednesday with the entry list already exceeding the 25 that participated in 2022. For a second year the IMA Maxi European Championship will be part of Tre Golfi ...

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Ocean Race Leg 3

The Ocean Race 2022-23 Leg 3, Day 22 Sighting of Biotherm from onboard Team Holcim - PRB - photo © Julien Champolion | polaRYSE / Holcim - PRB / The Ocean Race

The four IMOCAs charging towards Cape Horn are approaching Point Nemo on Tuesday. Defined as the most isolated, remote place on earth, Point Nemo is a spot in south Pacific Ocean, 2,688 kilometres from the nearest land. In fact, the closest sign ...

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Melbourne Osaka Cup 2025

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The 9th Melbourne Osaka Cup, the longest longitudinal short-handed crewed race in the world, is open for entry. With 152 expressions of interest from around 11 countries, the 5500 nautical miles which traverses the Pacific from South to North is ...

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Rolex China Sea Race 2023

Alive - Rolex China Sea Race - photo © Rolex / Daniel Forster

The Rolex China Sea Race will start on 5 April 2023 in Hong Kong’s iconic Victoria Harbour and take competitors 565-nautical miles (1,046 kilometres) across the South China Sea to Subic Bay in the Philippines. Rolex has enjoyed a longstanding ...

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