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ORC World Championship In Croatia

The 2019 D-Marin ORC World Championship expects to attract around 150 sailboats and 1,000 sailors from all over the world when the competition is held on June 3-8 in Sibenik, Croatia. The 6-day regatta will be divided in one long and one short offshore navigational races with the remainder of …

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Indian Empress Crew Payments Dispute Concluded

Second yacht detained in UK over financial and crew wages issues Indian billionaire Vijay Vittal Mallya, owner of Kingfisher Beer’s Force One India, has had little pleasure of late from the two superyachts he is, or has been, associated with. His 95m (312ft) Indian Empress went through a long dispute while docked in …

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Day 159 – 2 Breaking News: Susie Goodall Rescued!

Day 159 – 2 Breaking News: Susie Goodall rescued! Dateline 16:00 UTC 07.12.2018 – Les Sables d’Olonne, France The crew of the Hong Kong registered cargo ship MV Tian Fu has successfully rescued the distressed British yachtswoman Susie Goodall 2,000 miles west of Cape Horn. Susie sent the text: 07 Dec …

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Fight To Finish At RORC Transatlantic Race

(December 6, 2018; Day 13) – Franco Niggeler’s Swiss Cookson 50 Kuka3, skippered by Roberto Chuny Bermúdez de Castro, overcame technical issues and a fire on board to post the best IRC corrected time so far in the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race. After over 12 days of racing in the …

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Golden Globe: Rescue Near For Goodall

(December 7, 2018; Day 160) – Following her dismasting on December 5, rescue efforts for Golden Globe Race skipper Susie Goodall are well underway. The Hong Kong registered cargo ship MV Tian is now holding station within sight of the distressed British yachtswoman 2,000 miles west of Cape Horn with the …

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New Benchmark At RORC Transatlantic Race

(December 5, 2018; Day 12) – Pier Luigi Loro Piana’s Supermaxi My Song has not only set a new monohull race record for the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race, but also the benchmark for the remaining boats to beat racing under the IRC Rating Rule. The best corrected time will win …

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