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Lipton Cup Regatta - Teri Dodds Images *Feature By Teri Dodds, Melbourne , 11:52 AM Sat 17 Nov 2012 GMT
The Lipton Cup Regatta got underway today on Port Phillip Bay, in Victoria. Though all scheduled races were completed, the breeze stayed away, but is promised for tomorrow's passage race. Victorian Sailing Teri Dodds was on the water today, and shares these images. ...
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An awesome day for the Club Marine Series. *Feature By John Curnow, 2:44 AM Thu 15 Nov 2012 GMT
Saturday, November 10, 2012 was the second round of the Club Marine Series on Melbourne’s Port Phillip. It was the stuff that sailing brochures are made of. Wind, together with lashings sunshine, but maybe just a little more warmth would have indeed made it perfect. No problem, however. We'll take it. ...
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Club Marine Series Round 2 - Teri Dodds Images *Feature By Teri Dodds, Melbourne , 11:08 AM Sat 10 Nov 2012 GMT
Melbourne was bathed in sunshine today and so too were the crews sailing in Round 2, of the Club Marine Series. Racing started in light airs but as the day progressed so did the breeze, ending in 12-15 knot from the south. Victorian sailing photographer Teri Dodds was out today and shares these images. ...
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F18 the Hot new Capricorn (Part II) *Feature By John Curnow, 10:29 PM Sun 4 Nov 2012 GMT
In Part One, we saw how Martin Fischer and Chris Caldecoat had set out to build a better mousetrap for the F18 cat class. Not only was the it perfect pairing of talents, but the result would seem to be pretty perfect, too - Speed, strength and agility. Now just like the larger of their feline counterparts, these are somewhat mandatory prerequisites for a high speed, twin-hulled sailing machine. ...
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F18 - the Hot new Capricorn (Part I) *Feature By John Curnow, 10:27 PM Sun 4 Nov 2012 GMT
Every now and then a racing boat comes along that has success written all over it. Such is the new F18 Capricorn catamaran, Designed by multihull expert Dr Martin Fischer and built by an Australian marine company with a long long pedigree, Performance Sailcraft Australia (PSA). ...
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Young gun Kiwi board sailors about to take on New Caledonians *Feature By Brian Haybittle, 12:11 AM Thu 1 Nov 2012 GMT
Five junior NZ Sailors are in Noumea, New Caledonia training and about to compete in the New Caledonia Youth Windsurf racing Competition. They are racing on Bic Techno T293 one design race boards. All are enjoying the warm waters of Baie de Santa-Marie. For over five years young windsurfers have visited here to race Technos. NZ Olympians have all done some winter training here over the years. ...
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Yachting NZ caught in OSAF 'friendly fire' over Olympic events *Feature By Richard Gladwell, 12:48 PM Tue 30 Oct 2012 GMT
Yachting New Zealand has confirmed that both Area L (SW Pacific) representatives will be voting in favour of Kiteboards at the upcoming Annual meeting of the International Sailing Federation, despite lodging its own submission which supports the re-reinstatement of the Windsurfer as an Olympic event. ...
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The Byte CII moves towards Youth Olympics 2014 *Feature By John Curnow, 11:46 PM Sun 28 Oct 2012 GMT
Ordinarily, you would not get too fussed by 80. However, in regards to Canadian Ian Bruce and the single handed Byte CII dinghy, there’s more than enough reason to get a tad inspired. ...
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Gladwell's Line: Oracle's options to get back into the Game *Feature By Richard Gladwell, 5:43 AM Sun 28 Oct 2012 GMT
With just ten months left to the Defence of the 34th America’s Cup, Oracle Team USA's current situation is not ideal. But it certainly isn't terminal either. After her capsize and subsequent retrieval from San Francisco Bay on October 16, there has been little by the way of comment from the team as to the state of the damage to their first launched AC72. ...
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Gladwell's Line: Italian Big Cat spots the Kiwi Cream *Feature By Richard Gladwell, 1:36 AM Thu 25 Oct 2012 GMT
Have just got back from the Luna Rosa Media Conference held ahead of the launch, in Auckland, tomorrow evening. Speaking were team head Patrizio Bertelli and skipper Max Sirena. Mr Bertelli spoke in Italian and worked through an interpreter, so it lacked some of the flow, but he was very forthcoming in his answers. However he looked like a cat that had just spotted the cream. ...
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Australia's first Vision 46 launched in Adelaide *Feature By Jenni Dickson, Bavaria Australia, 8:03 AM Wed 24 Oct 2012 GMT
Australia’s first Vision 46 was launched during the weekend in Adelaide with a great reception, and BBQ lunch hosted by Graeme Haese. The curiosity was too much for some who had been stalking the docks from Friday to get the first glimpse. Proud owner Jack Didyk now has his fourth Bavaria and is thrilled with the design features, space and practicality of Bavaria’s new flagship. ...
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PANTAENIUS Sail & Motor Yacht Insurance opens office in Australia *Feature By Media Services, 4:59 AM Mon 22 Oct 2012 GMT
James MacPhail is the Managing Director of the new Pantaenius office in Sydney. He’s not just a businessman but also a passionate yachtsman with strong market knowledge in the Australian yachting scene. This is why he knows what yacht owners expect from their insurance. ...
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Club Marine Series 2012/2013 - Teri Dodds Images *Feature By Teri Dodds, Williamstown , 7:10 AM Sat 20 Oct 2012 GMT
The opening race for the Club Marine Series was held today in Melbourne. Teri Dodds was out on the water and she shares these images from today. ...
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Is it a stick? Is it a tree? No it’s a Supercat! (Pt. II) *Feature By John Curnow, 1:53 AM Fri 19 Oct 2012 GMT
In Part I, we saw how the Lagoon 450 slots into the range, what the cats are all about and maybe a little about the owners who have kept this brand strong, despite the malaise the world’s economies may be experiencing. Right. On y va… ...
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Rio 2016: It's time to take action *Feature By Rory Ramsden, 8:52 PM Wed 17 Oct 2012 GMT
The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) Conference is almost upon us so I thought I'd utilize this opportunity just to reiterate the principle reasons why MNAs and Council members should vote for windsurfing and in particular the RS:X Class. Here are five good reasons why you should vote to include windsurfing in the Olympic sailing programme for Rio 2016. ...
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America's Cup - High Drama *Feature By Richard Gladwell, 8:34 AM Wed 17 Oct 2012 GMT
As we write this we are watching two screens. On one, a webcam is tracking Emirates Team NZ's ASC72 as she puts in yet another training session on the Hauraki Gulf sailing in winds that are averaging 25kts gusting 35kts. And on the other, in San Francisco, Oracle Team USA's AC72 has capsized, and has drifted out into the Pacific Ocean. ...
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Is it a stick? Is it a tree? No it’s Supercat! (Pt. I) *Feature By John Curnow, 4:16 AM Sun 14 Oct 2012 GMT
Just like most of the Ssang Yong’s out there, you won’t have to venture too far to find someone who believes a few of the Lagoon catamarans have been whacked once or twice by the Ugly Stick. Rather, for some they may even feel that they have indeed had a brush in with the whole tree. ...
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TeamVodafoneSailing Ozzie tour video: Airlie Beach and Hamilton Island *Feature By Stuart MacKinven, 3:02 AM Sat 13 Oct 2012 GMT
The Orma 60 TeamVodafoneSailing completed a circuit on the east coast of Australia, sailing in the Airlie Beach and Hamilton Regattas. Here are two videos featuring plenty of on-board footage from the racing. TeamVodafoneSailing is a line honours favorite for the 2012 Coastal Classic starting on Friday. ...
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ISAF Presidential Candidate David Kellett nails his colours to mast *Feature By Sail-World, 10:37 PM Thu 11 Oct 2012 GMT
Following is a note sent by ISAF Presidential candidate, David Kellett (AUS) to all national sailing authorities who is one of three standing for election to lead the sport of sailing, when the incumbent President, Goran Petersson (SWE) retires at the end of his eight year term. It sets out Kellett's view of the issues facing the sport and his approach to them. ...
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America's Cup: Significant win for Emirates Team NZ in Jury Room *Feature By Richard Gladwell, 10:42 AM Tue 9 Oct 2012 GMT
Emirates Team New Zealand have been handed a small but very significant victory by the International Jury for the 34th America's Cup. In a decision dated October 7, 2012, the Jury has ruled on an application lodged by the New Zealand team on September 24, 2012, which queried a Public Interpretation given by the Measurement Committee. Features a 50ec video of Emirates Team NZ's AC72 foiling ...
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America's Cup: Spithill cartwheels World Series style in Race 1 *Feature By Sail-World, San Francisco, USA , 5:51 AM Sun 7 Oct 2012 GMT
Oracle Team USA's James Spithill performed a spectacular pitch-pole when in second place rounding the first mark in the first fleet race of Day 4 of the America's Cup World Series, causing the competitors advancing rapidly from astern to scatter. ...
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Fisher's View: Day 3 - Ainslie sparkles in America's Cup World Series *Feature By Bob Fisher, San Francisco, USA , 2:38 AM Sat 6 Oct 2012 GMT
Day 3 MR Semis and Fleetracing: Much of the talk around the bases has been not so much of the AC-45s as of the 'real' America's Cup boats, the AC-72s. The performance of the Emirates Team New Zealand 72, seen around the world on video, has drawn gasps of astonishment, particularly when seen foil-borne at close to 40 knots. ...
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Fisher's View: Day 2 - Ainslie's day in America's Cup World Series *Feature By Bob Fisher, San Francisco, USA , 2:44 AM Fri 5 Oct 2012 GMT
Day 2 MR Semis and Fleetracing: The day belonged to Ben Ainslie Racing with a first and a third, while second place, five points back, is Outteridge, then Coutts on the same points and Spithill with one less, but one point ahead of Barker on ETNZ. Hutchinson's second place in the later race combined with his tenth in the first puts him sixth overall. ...
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Heaven Can Wait 2012 Record fleet may see record speeds *Feature By Heaven Can Wait Media, 8:31 PM Fri 28 Sep 2012 GMT
The seventh annual Heaven Can Wait race fleet will blast off the start line off the Royal Motor Yacht Club Toronto at 11am today. ...
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The Minister for Sport & Recreation launches the Festival of Sails *Feature By Jav Greaves / Festival of Sails Media, Geelong , 3:12 AM Tue 25 Sep 2012 GMT
The Minister for Sport & Recreation, the Hon Hugh Delahunty today announced the Victorian Government’s continued support of the Festival of Sails, which will be held on the Australia Day weekend in Geelong. ...
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