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Denison Yachting new Alpha Spritz 116

Alpha Spritz 116 ©Denison Yachting

Yacht enthusiasts may or may not be familiar with the shipbuilder Alpha Custom Yachts, a family-owned company recognized for its elegant, unique, and innovative vessels. The real beauty, however, is that with the brand’s new-build yachts, you can completely customize your ...

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ARC Europe 2022

ARC Europe ©World Cruising Club

Steeped in history, the colourful island of Bermuda, and more specifically the town of St. George’s awaits the arrival of the ARC Europe 2022 fleet. Having departed Sint Maarten on Saturday 7 May and with a passage of 875NM to ...

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iQFoil European Championships Lake Garda

iQFoil European Championships day 1 ©Andrea Mochen

The second day of racing at the iQFoil Class European Championships held on Lake Garda, at the Circolo Surf Torbole, Lake Garda, in northern Italy, was supposed to be an early wake-up call for the 256 participants. But the wind ...

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Antigua Sailing Week Race

17-year-old Y2K sailor Jhempsey Parades is racing on CSA Bareboat 3, class leaders KHS&S Contractors ~ Girl on Axxess Marine Y2K Race Day at Antigua Sailing Week - photo © Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com

Antigua Sailing Week Race Day 3 – Opportunity knocks on Axxess Marine Y2K Race Day The third day of Antigua Sailing Week delivered yet another king-size helping of outstanding racing conditions for hundreds of sailors from all over the world. ...

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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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