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Volvo Ocean Race: Crossing The Equator

(November 13, 2017; Leg 2, Day 9) – The 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race frontrunners are into the Southern Hemisphere on Monday after crossing the Equator, the latest milestone in the drag race to Cape Town. Charles Caudrelier’s Dongfeng Race Team led the fleet over the famous line of latitude at …

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Protocol Of The 36th America’s Cup Released

The Protocol of the 36th America’s Cup was released today at the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron after a focused and friendly period of negotiation between the Defender and the Challenger of Record Circolo della Vela Sicilia following Emirates Team New Zealand’s victory in the America’s Cup only three months …

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Volvo Ocean Race Shock

Fans of the Volvo Ocean Race will already know that the organisation behind the world’s toughest yacht race has been thrown into a bit of confusion by the unexpected resignation recently of its CEO Mark Turner.   Turner took over just over a year ago and had made some swingeing …

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2017 – 2018 Volvo Ocean Race Gets Underway

Alicante, Spain (October 22, 2017) – Dongfeng Race Team powered its way into an early lead today, pushing penalties on its two closest competitors, in hard-fought racing as the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 got underway. Conditions couldn’t have been better for the start of the first leg which extends 1450 …

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Regatta News By Alice C I’ A Widdows

  XIV COPA DEL REY – PANERAI VELA CLASICA MENORCA 29th August – 2 September 2017   STRONG WINDS AND BIG SEAS AT THIS BOUTIQUE REGATTA IN MAHON – Photography © Martinezstudio   Sailing in Menorca over the first weekend in September was wet, wild and windy. The event that is …

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Regatta News – Peter Burling Joins Team Brunel

New Zealand sailing hero Peter Burling, who won the 35th America’s Cup for New Zealand in a hotly contested final against the USA team in Bermuda in June this year, is stepping up to take on the Volvo Ocean Race. With two Olympic medals in hand already (gold in Rio …

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The America’s Cup round up

America’s Cup Summary   So the Kiwis have finally won back the America’s Cup and exorcised the ghost of the terrible turnaround loss in San Francisco in 2013. Back then they famously snatched defeat from the jaws of victory, after allowing the defenders, Oracle Team USA, to win eight races …

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Les Voiles D’Antibes Trophee Panerai

LES VOILES D’ANTIBES TROPHEE PANERAI The Voiles d’Antibes – Trophée Panerai June 2017 in Port Vauban, France officially opened The Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge 2017 Mediterranean season. With over 80 yachts registered it was the largest Spring gathering of classic yachts in the Med and showed a healthy turnout of …

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