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44Cup

44Cup © Pedro Martinez / Martinez Studio

Following a huge effort on the part of the local organisers in Slovenia, the class, as well as the owners and teams arriving from the four corners of the globe, the 44Cup season will fire up again next week at ...

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Rolex Capri Sailing Week

2021 Rolex Capri Sailing Week day 3 © Rolex / Studio Borlenghi

Another coastal race of approximately 30 miles was set for the third race of the Maxi Yacht Capri Trophy, on a regatta course once again blessed with ideal sailing conditions. The westerly breeze blowing at 14 to 16 knots on ...

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SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week

Helena May and Son of a Son duke it out - SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week - photo © Andrea Francolini

Townsville sailor Donna Dewhurst is happily heading to her 10th SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week (SMIRW) where she will arrive with the usual all-female crew and her Hunter 310, Soul Sister, for Townsville Yacht Club’s annual event, which opens spring ...

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Exmouth Ocean Race

Craig Carter's Indian - Fremantle to Exmouth Ocean Race © Mark Loader

Indian and Enterprise NG, the two leaders in Fremantle Sailing Club’s Fremantle to Exmouth Race and Rally, lay becalmed off Coral Bay this evening, having covered 600 nautical miles of the 700 mile course. Indian’s performance last night and this ...

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Collisions at sea

Vendée Globe - photo © Gauthier Lebec

Collisions at sea: Class IMOCA and the P√īle Mer launch a Call for Expressions of Interest (CEI) The risk of collision at sea is a major cause for concern among skippers and protagonists in the maritime domain. With three retirements ...

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Maserati Multi 70

Maserati Multi 70 smash the 24 hour barrier in the 595 mile Fastnet Original Course © Maserati Multi 70

Maserati Multi 70 pushes Original Fastnet Course record under 24 hours The Maserati Multi 70 skippered by Giovanni Soldini has conquered the 595 mile Original Fastnet Course record with a time of 23 hours, 51 minutes and 16 seconds. They ...

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New IMOCA Rules

Vendée Globe © Jean-Louis Carli / Alea

The updated IMOCA rule seeks to limit foil size and limit environmental impact and to contain costs. The new rules which are in force until 2025 were unveiled by the IMOCA Class last week. They are interpreted by skippers Thomas ...

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