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US Team forming for Tokyo 2020

Geelong, Australia (February 15, 2020) – The 2020 49er, 49erFX, and Nacra 17 World Championships was the second and final event to determine Tokyo 2020 Olympic nomination for the USA Team, with the finish position in this event to be added to the points total for selection. With scores close across …

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Philipp Buhl wins Laser Worlds

Sandringham, Australia (February 16, 2020) – German Laser sailor Philipp Buhl put together an exemplary scorecard to win the 2020 Laser Standard Men’s World Championship by 12 points. Buhl recorded four straight wins during qualifying and finished with just one double-figure score – a 10th in the penultimate race, which …

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Roaring Forties

What started as an email from one friend to another in January of last year: “Would you be up for rowing across the Atlantic with me?” very quickly turned into a campaign to take on the “Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge – The World’s Toughest Row” in December 2020. #TWAC2020 An …

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M/Y Luna free to leave Dubai?

The UAE-based English language newspaper Gulf News has reported that the $450m megayacht Luna, part of London’s largest divorce case, may finally be allowed to set sail from a Dubai port. The Gulf News article states: “The 115m (380ft) M/Y Luna has been holed up in Dubai while lawyers for Russian oligarch Farkhad Akhmedov fought …

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1st Australia Thailand Rendezvous a success

Last week’s event was held at Phuket Yacht Haven Marina. The Captain’s Lunch, sponsored by Echo Yachts, with Benetti’s M/Y Formosa and Oceanco’s M/Y Amevi in the distance The inaugural Australia Thailand Rendezvous, sponsored by Benetti Yachts, took place at Phuket Yacht Haven Marina in Thailand last week. Organised by Superyacht Australia, the event …

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Clipper Race: Shuffling the deck

Day 24 – The path to success is never smooth, and thus is the case in the Clipper 2019-20 Round the World Yacht Race as the eventual champion of Race 6 will need to navigate through the difficult, fickle weather conditions in the final 200 nautical miles to the finish …

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Clipper Race: Prepare for anything

Day 23 – As the front runners are on the home straight in Race 6 for the Clipper 2019-20 Round the World Yacht Race, the weather is expected to play havoc on the teams which could still shuffle the order. The cushy lead once held by Ha Long Bay, Viet …

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