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PWA Tenerife World Cup - Tow-in action at Siam Park By Chris Yates, , 2:25 AM Tue 12 Aug 2014 GMT
With the main event of the 2014 Dunkerbeck-Eyewear Siam Park Tenerife PWA World Cup being concluded two days early, yesterday saw a phenomenal conclusion to another brilliant event in Tenerife as the elite of the wave sailing world headed to Siam Park for the Dunkerbeck Eyewear tow-in exhibition. ...
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Airlie Beach Race Week - Second half promises more tough competition By Tracey Johnstone, Airlie Beach , 11:37 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
Regatta Director Denis Thompson has been watching carefully the forecast for remaining race days. 'It looks like it going to be good up to Thursday when it may get up to 23 or 24 knots. I expect there to be some good sailing from here on in. 'These conditions are fairly normal for this time of year. It’s all being driven by the large high pressure down in Bight in South Australia.' Thompson said. ...
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Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race - Three retire on day 1 By Trish Jenkins, , 7:42 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
Three boats have retired from the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race on day one. Sir Robin Knox-Johnston has been forced to retire after splitting the mainsail between second and third reefs on his yacht, Grey Power. The mast has also been damaged. ...
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Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games - Byte CII fleet all set + Video By ISAF, , 6:50 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
A fleet of 30 Boys Byte CII's will line up to race on Monday 18 August when sailing commences at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games (YOG). Based on Lake Jinniu in Nanjing 30 boys, aged 15-16, from 30 nations will fly their flag on the Chinese inland waters as they bid to take the honours at the second Youth Olympic Sailing Competition. ...
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Round Britain and Ireland Race - Tough North Sea night expected +Video By Trish Jenkins, , 6:33 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
In the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race, MOD 70 Musandam-Oman Sail, skippered by Frenchman Sidney Gavignet, is now over 40 miles ahead of the Volvo 65 fleet and has averaged an astonishing 27 knots since the start. At that speed, Musandam-Oman Sail will finish the race in two days and 18 hours, smashing the race and course record. ...
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RC44 World Championship - Fleet returns to Swedish sailing mecca By RC44 Class Association, , 4:43 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
Returning to the Swedish sailing mecca of Marstrand Island for the fourth consecutive year, this week will see the Royal Gothenburg Yacht Club (GKSS) host the 2014 RC44 World Championship.mWith 12 confirmed teams the scoreboard could not be closer, as two points separate the top three teams. ...
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Round Britain and Ireland Race - Volvo Ocean 65s neck and neck By Volvo Ocean Race, , 4:25 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
Five Volvo Ocean Race boats are currently neck and neck in the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland race, which began at 0900 this morning. Our fleet of Volvo Ocean 65s is leading the monohulls as they exit the English Channel. Our fleet of Volvo Ocean 65s is leading the monohulls as they exit the English Channel. ...
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Yava Trophy Match Race - Team Gilmour wins the 20th edition By Team Gilmour, , 4:00 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
After three days of next to no wind on a small lake in the middle of Russia, Team Gilmour managed to overcome the light and shifty conditions to take the win in a white wash final against Eugeniy Neugodnikov from Russia at the Yava Trophy Match Race. ...
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SevenStar Round Britain Race: Fleet gets away under full power + Video By SRB&IR Media, , 12:22 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
The 2014 Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race, organised by the Royal Ocean Racing Club, started at 0900 BST August 11. All 28 yachts are now heading east along the Solent having now started the 1800 mile race around Britain and Ireland. ...
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McConaghy Boats - Winning in moths and maxis and everything in between By McConaghy Boats, , 12:21 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
The 2015 world championships will be held in Sorrento Australia starting on Jan 5 and will once again be sponsored by the McDougall McConaghy team. 450 Mach 2s have been completed at the McConaghy factory in Zhuhai China and with no sign of demand slowing additional tooling and investment in the production line in China will soon increase output. ...
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Musandam-Oman Sail starts Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland race By Daphne Morgan Barnicoat, , 11:42 AM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
The Solent was alive with boats this morning at the start of the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland race that got underway after a 21-hour postponement due to heavy conditions left in the wake of hurricane Bertha. The Sultanate of Oman’s flagship 70ft trimaran, Musandam-Oman Sail, cast off from Cowes with a 50% Omani crew for the first time since the start of the Oman Sail programme in 2008. ...
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RYCT’s Winter Series 2014 - Pisces, Ragtime heads winter pointscores By Peter Campbell, , 11:42 AM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
Consistent sailing has placed David Taylor’s Pisces in a commanding position on the leader board going into the final race in the RYCT’s Winter Series at the end of August. ...
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Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week - Wrap-up photos by Ingrid Abery By Ingrid Abery, , 10:37 AM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
Ingrid Abery was on deck at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week 2014 to capture these wrap-up photos. ...
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Entries opening for Festival of Sails 2015 By Festival of Sails Media, , 9:53 AM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
An extended 2015 Festival of Sails regatta begins when the multihulls start rolling in from around the country to compete in their annual Australian Multihull Championships from Saturday 17th January. The diverse mix of racing and cruising catamarans and trimarans will compete on a mix of courses around Corio Bay and Port Phillip, until Friday 23rd January. ...
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Round Britain and Ireland 2014 postponement - Nick Elliott explains By RORC Event Press, , 8:20 AM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
RORC Racing Manager, Nick Elliott explains the decision to delay the start of the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race by 21 hours. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Win a stopover trip by designing an ECsix T-Shirt By Sail-World, , 2:47 AM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
Here's your chance to win a trip for two to one of the seven ports of call in the upcoming Volvo Ocean Race. Scott Vogel, President of Composite Rigging, announced that the company is sponsoring the 'ECsix T-Shirt Design Contest.' According to Vogel, 'Everyone and anyone have a chance to win an expense paid 'trip for two' to one of seven ports-of-call along the Round the World Race.' ...
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Dangerous conditions for boaters from this afternoon By AAP Medianet, , 2:29 AM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
Roads and Maritime Services has issued an alert after a Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) warning about dangerous surf conditions forecast to affect the southern NSW coast from this afternoon and extend north to Seal Rocks tomorrow. ...
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Airlie Beach Race Week 2014 - IRC fleet take centre stage on Day 3 By Tracey Johnstone, Airlie Beach , 11:43 PM Sun 10 Aug 2014 GMT
Tony Kirby’s Ker 46 Patrice showed the IRC fleet how it is done when they took centre stage on Pioneer Bay today in the Vision Surveys 25th Airlie Beach Race Week winning two from two races to remain in first overall. While the remainder of the record fleet headed off on a picturesque passage race north to Gumbrell Island, the IRC fleet had two windward-leeward races on the bay. ...
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America's Cup: Barker and Shoebridge give their take on the Cup-State By Sail-World, , 1:38 PM Sun 10 Aug 2014 GMT
Team New Zealand skipper Dean Barker and CEO Kevin Shoebridge talk to Newstalk ZB's Tony Veitch on several background issues to the Team's entry to the 35th America's Cup. They covered the entry process for the Team, and whether they expect it to be accepted. Also discussed is why they believe the Team was excluded from the recent Competitors Meeting in London ...
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Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race start postponed for 21hrs By Sail-World, , 10:55 AM Sun 10 Aug 2014 GMT
The Race Committee of the Royal Ocean Racing Club have taken the decision to postpone the start of the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race 2014 by 21 hours. The new start time will be 0900 on the 11th August 2014. The Race Committee took this decision after receiving advice that the low pressure system known as Bertha is moving more slowly than previously predicted ...
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2014 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: Last minute accommodation options By Kristie Kaighin, Hamilton Island , 9:30 AM Sun 10 Aug 2014 GMT
2014 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week - The Quarterdeck – Now available after a last minute cancellation! This is a fantastic four bedroom villa that sleeps up to 12 people and includes two-x buggies plus a private pool. ...
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Team Alvimedica completes Volvo Ocean Race line-up By Stefano Blin, , 7:21 AM Sun 10 Aug 2014 GMT
The full line-up will take part in the Round Britain and Ireland Race, which starts today from Cowes on the Isle of Wight and includes five Volvo Ocean Race teams. Severe weather warnings are in place and conditions are expected to be treacherous. ...
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2014 Aquece Rio Int'l Sailing Regatta - Two gold medals for Australia By Cora Zillich, , 4:04 AM Sun 10 Aug 2014 GMT
2014 Aquece Rio International Sailing Regatta - Olympic Gold medallist Mat Belcher (QLD) and World Champion crew Will Ryan (QLD) have brought the Aquece Rio – International Sailing Regatta 2014 to a successful close by winning Gold in the Men’s 470 fleet. Earlier in the day Tom Burton (NSW) won the Gold medal in the Laser class. ...
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Too Cool takes first place at the Sunshine Coast Ocean Regatta 2014 By Del Morrison, Sunshine Coast , 2:47 AM Sun 10 Aug 2014 GMT
After the effect of a discard, the result took some competitors by surprise with Denis Dean’s Farr 1020, Too Cool, the overall winner of SCOR 2014. Winners of SCOR 2014 were presented with prizes generously donated by Norths Sails. ...
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NZL Sailing Team: 470's win two more medals at Olympic Test Regatta By Jodie Bakewell-White, , 2:42 AM Sun 10 Aug 2014 GMT
New Zealand has added gold and silver on the final day of Olympic Sailing Test Event win four medals in Rio, Brazil. Today, Jo Aleh and Polly Powrie finished fourth in the medal race and broke the three way tie in the Women’s 470 to secure the gold ahead of the British who had to settle for silver. In the Mens 470 Paul Snow-Hansen and Daniel Willcox won the Medal race and the Bronze medal. ...
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