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Cape to St Helena Yacht Race

Cape to St Helena 2022 © St Helena Tourism

St Helena Island may be one of the most remote inhabited islands on the planet, but for the crews who have just tackled the 2022 Cape to St Helena yacht race, it’s been a thrilling trip of a lifetime. Situated ...

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Ocean Cleanup 2023

© 2023 The Ocean Cleanup

The Ocean Cleanup develops and scales technologies to rid the oceans of plastic. Tackling such an ambitious challenge requires acting where we can have the greatest impact on plastic pollution. In the oceans, this means focusing on the largest accumulation ...

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Catamaran MODX 70

MODX 70 catamaran - photo © Spectrum - VPLP Design - Pierre Frutschi Design

The MODX 70 design combines the expertise in performance sailing and renewable energy management in a marine context to create a new generation of yachts for coastal and offshore cruising. Reaching full autonomy and zero carbon emission in operation, requires ...

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Translated 9

Translated 9 crew - photo © Translated

Translated 9 will participate in the epic Cape 2 Rio Race 2023 with an international crew, which is brand new to ocean sailing, the result of a selection process involving more than 1,000 non-professional volunteer applicants worldwide. The amateur crew ...

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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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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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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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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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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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SP80

SP80's final boat design for the world speed record unveiled © SP80

SP80: Unveiling of the final boat design for the world speed record Established in 2018, SP80 has been coordinating the critical stage of the boat production over the last 6 months. This spaceship-like sailboat has been designed to reach 80 ...

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