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Noakes Sydney Gold Coast Jacht 2021 Entries open

The fleet in the 2019 Noakes Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race heads out of Sydney Harbour. © Andrea Francolini

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia is now accepting entries for the 2021 Noakes Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race, which will start on Saturday 31 July. After the cancellation of last year’s race due to COVID-19 restrictions, the CYCA and ...

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Lanzarote International Regatta 2021

2021 Lanzarote International Regatta - Day 2 © Sailing Energy

The gusty winds have tested the sailors’ ability to read the Lanzarote regatta course, so strategy has prevailed over speed, with the debut of the Bocaina being a challenge to advance towards Tokyo. Canary Islander Tara Pacheco stands out among ...

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GSC Global Solo Challenge

GSC Global Solo Challenge

A new round-the-world solo sailing challenge is born, the GSC Global Solo Challenge The Global Solo Challenge has been launched, an incredible personal sailing challenge: a single-handed circumnavigation, without stops, on production boats. Many are those with a passion for ...

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Chart Explorer - Full Screen - EMEA © Navico

C-MAP, a leader in digital marine cartography and cloud-based mapping, has today launched a re-designed, simplified charting portfolio for Lowrance®, Simrad® and B&G® chartplotter with the introduction of C-MAP Discover and Reveal. Replacing the MAX-N+ range, C-MAP Reveal charts display ...

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Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta 2021

2020 Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta - Day 3 - photo © Martina Orsini

An interview with Sara Zanobini on the 2021 Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta While the promise of spring’s arrival hangs in the air, the reality is that it’s still winter in North America and competitive One Design sailing is still a ...

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Australian Yachting Championships

Hamilton Island Race Week 2019 © Salty Dingo

Australian Sailing has today confirmed that the Australian Yachting Championships will be returning to Hamilton Island for the next two years. The 2021 and 2022 editions of the event will be hosted by Hamilton Island Yacht Club (HIYC) as a ...

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Global Solo Challenge 2023


Just two months since launching and one month since releasing the provisional Notice of Event, the Global Solo Challenge 2023 (GSC) has already inspired huge interest from sailors and sailing media around the world. Key numbers so far: Over 110 ...

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CORUM & The Ocean Race Europe

Nicolas Troussel training on board the IMOCA Corum L'Épargne © Eloi Stichelbaut - polaRYSE / Corum L'Épargne

The CORUM L’Épargne Sailing Team, led by skipper Nicolas Troussel, has confirmed it will take part in the inaugural edition of The Ocean Race Europe this spring, with its new generation IMOCA. “The Ocean Race Europe is a compelling new ...

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Australian Historical 18s Championship

The start of last Saturday's race at the Australian Historical 18s Championship - photo © MVS

New Zealander wins Australian Historical 18s Championship The New Zealand 18ft Skiff fleet may not be coming to contest the 2021 JJ Giltinan world 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour in March, but there is one Kiwi sailor who will ...

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Positive signs for 2021 and word of caution


Word of caution – Protocols are changing overnight and can catch passage makers unawares. Do detailed research of Covid protocols for your destination country, plus any neighbouring countries (should you need to divert at the last minute) and countries en-route in ...

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