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New Tahiti Superyacht Cluster

The Tahitian Islands currently receive an average of over 50 Superyachts a year Tahiti superyacht cluster Tahiti Tourism is stepping up its support of the superyacht market by creating a cluster of committed yachting professionals. This is designed to meet the challenge of 2021, when the number of visiting superyachts …

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Record Could Fall In Sydney Hobart Race

In an early forecast prediction, the Bureau of Meteorology’s Simon Louis expects a little of everything in the early stages of the 628 nautical mile Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race when it starts on December 26. “The long-range weather models show relatively light winds as the yachts leave Sydney Harbour,” …

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Early Interest For RORC Caribbean 600

Early entries for the 2019 RORC Caribbean 600 reveal increased interest for the spectacular sailing conditions and intricate 600nm course which circumnavigates 11 Caribbean Islands. With two months before the start of the 11th edition on February 18, 50 teams have thrown down the gauntlet; over 10% more than the …

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Two New Series Of Superyacht Concepts Are Launched

Seven superyachts of 50m to 105m featured Two new series of superyacht concepts haven been launched this week offering seven models which range in size from 50m (164ft) to 105m (345ft). The five model ‘Beyond Superyacht’ series has been debuted by the global yacht services provider, Northrop & Johnson (N&J) …

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Long Island Marina On The Market For US$8.8m

12-acre parcel on the Peconic Bay has been a commercial property since 1887 Brick Cove Marina, an historic peninsula property at the North end of Long Island, New York, has been listed for sale at US$8.8m, according to CurbedHamptons.com and the listing agent. The 12-acre parcel on the Peconic Bay …

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Paris Calls It Quits For A Fourth Time

Dr Stanley Paris, who had been trying since 2014 to solo circumnavigate the world, has failed in his fourth and final attempt. The 81 year old set out on November 29 on his Finot-Conq 53 Kiwi Spirit II from St. Augustine, FL, but a list of issues while to the …

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Merging IMOCA With The Ocean Race

There was a celebration in Paris as the IMOCA world joined forces with The Ocean Race (formerly Volvo Ocean Race) in looking ahead to the start of the next edition in October 2021. On December 11, the IMOCA General Assembly passed a newly written version of the Class Rule for …

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