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Milang-Goolwa Freshwater Classic - Entries now open for 2015 edition By Locky McLaren, , 8:33 PM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
Entries are now open for The Marina Hindmarsh Island 2015 Milang-Goolwa Freshwater Classic. The race will be held on Sunday 25 January 2015, and promises to be a great spectacle. The 2014 race attracted 200 boats with more than 1,000 sailors on the water competing. ...
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Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Comanche sets course for Australia By Bridgid Murphy, , 7:34 PM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
The 70th edition of world-famous Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race has attracted a record-equalling five 100 foot super maxis, and the last of the ocean racing machines to hit the water has just left Charleston, USA, bound for the start line in Australia on December 26th. ...
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Route du Rhum - Tough first day for Gavignet and Musandam-Oman Sail By Oman Sail, , 6:10 PM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
French skipper of the Sultanate of Oman’s flagship Musandam-Oman Sail, Sidney Gavignet, is 24 hours into the single-handed Route du Rhum that started on Sunday from St Malo to Guadeloupe and his first night and full day have been sobering – conditions have meant that he has slept just 20 minutes in two 10-minute segments since the start yesterday at 1400 CET. ...
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Top 10 reasons ISAF should approve Theatre Style in November By Ben Remocker, , 5:33 PM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
Since 2010 the 49er class has been investigating, testing and exploring exciting ways to conclude regattas. The Theatre Style concept is now up for a final vote this week at the ISAF Annual Conference on inclusion at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. The concept will either be killed off (and we go back to one double point medal race) or it will be adopted. ...
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Ambush: seriously for sale By Ambush Marketing, Hong Kong , 5:10 PM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
Ambush came out of McConaghy’s yard in Xuhai in time for the 2008 China Coast Regatta which she promptly won, and since then has amassed an impressive set of battle honours from the blustery long distance Hong Kong-Vietnam Race to the short, sharp cans and islands races of the HHYC Typhoon Series. ...
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2014 NSW O’pen Cup - Sailor's excel in challenging conditions By Ryan Spring, Manly , 11:17 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
The first leg of NSW O’pen Cup was held at Avalon SC, as always the host’s put on a great show and were very welcoming. Saturday brought a constant 20+ Knots with a nasty short, sharp chop. Gold fleet squeezed in two races in the morning and unfortunately due to the increasing wind and storm warnings Silver fleet’s race was abandoned. ...
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ISAF Annual Conference 2014 - 3 November summary By ISAF, , 10:59 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
The third day of the ISAF Annual Conference in Palma de Mallorca, Spain was full of interesting debates and open discussions that will look to take the sport forward through to the 2015. ...
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Sharpie National Championships - Sharpies set to bring the bay to life By Marc Ablett, Botany Bay , 10:51 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
In one of the most anticipated national championships held in New South Wales in the history of the class, a great fleet of sharpies are set to descend on Botany Bay for the 72nd instalment of the event held at the Georges River Sailing Club. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Chinese sustain significant damage but fight on By Sail-World, , 10:10 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
Dongfeng Race Team has suffered significant damage after part of the control lines for the masthead gennaker sail broke but the Chinese boat continues to challenge for Leg 1 victory in the Volvo Ocean Race after pulling off a rapid repair job to retain second place. ...
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Route du Rhum: Maxi trimaran collides with ship, Class 40 capsizes By Sail-World, , 9:54 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
31m Ultime trimaran Sodebo Ultime has collided with a cargo ship but its solo skipper Thomas Coville was unharmed. The Class 40 Team Sabrosa SBR 40 of Francois Angoulvant has capsized and the skipper airlifted off. ...
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Dave Robertson interviewed on 120nm kiteboard endurothon *Feature By Mike Scullin, Predictwind, , 8:27 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
In late October Kiwi board sailing coach and kiteboarder, Dave Robertson attempted the 120nm Coastal Classic course, as part of the annual sailing drag race up the North Island coast from Auckland to Russell in the Bay of Islands. Predictwind and Lancer sponsored Dave Robertson to help him realise the dream. Predictwind's Mike Scullin took the time to catch up with him for a quick interview ...
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Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs: Black beauty’s New Year dash to Coffs By Lisa Ratcliff, , 4:31 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
Australia’s most well-travelled multihull, Shaun Carroll’s black beauty called Morticia, is one of the starters for January’s Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Yacht Race. Off the back of a busy 18 month Australian circuit the trimaran has just completed New Zealand’s Coastal Classic ...
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2014 Beneteau Cup - Cup full of Beneteau fun on Sydney Harbour By Lisa Ratcliff, , 4:01 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
2014 Beneteau Cup - The cup runneth over for Beneteau owners in November with tomorrow’s internationally recognised Melbourne Cup then later in the month the annual Beneteau Cup Sydney Harbour. ...
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2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Entries close with 119 By Di Pearson, , 3:27 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia is pleased to announce that 119 entries have been received for the 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht race and the 70th edition is bringing new, old, large and small together for the start on Boxing Day. ...
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America's Cup: Emirates Team NZ review the errors and update on future *Feature By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 1:36 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
Emirates Team New Zealand have circulated two videos updating their situation and thoughts on the 35th America's Cup. Obviously not keen to take the risk of another media conference focussed on financial issues, Chief Operating Officer Kevin Shoebridge and CEO Grant Dalton take set piece questions from interviewer Janet Wilson on the last campaign and where the team is heading. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Roaring Forties prove short lived on Day 21 *Feature By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 12:54 AM Mon 3 Nov 2014 GMT
The Volvo Ocean Race fleet report varying windspeeds as they sail the last few days to the finish in Cape Town. Yesterday the fleet got a sniff of the Roaring 40's, today on video the crews were reporting windspeeds as low as 4kts ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Onboard - latest video, images and reports - Day 21 By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 11:09 PM Sun 2 Nov 2014 GMT
The On Board Reporters write, shoot and video about their experiences and view from Leg 1, Day 21 of the Volvo Ocean race as the boats get their first taste of the edge of the Roaring Forties, which then fizzles. Don't miss another video tour of Al's cafe aboard Team Vestas Wind - this time its a cooking lesson on freeze dried. ...
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Volvo, AC, Bush fires, Snow and is 75 the new 60? By Rob Kothe, , 7:40 PM Sun 2 Nov 2014 GMT
Sail-world talked by sat phone to Ian Walker the skipper of the lead boat Abu Dhabi Racing and to Chris Nicholson aboard Team Vestas Wind late last week. Richard Gladwell reports that With the announcement of the of the venue for the 35th America's Cup required in just eight weeks’ time, some elements of the New Zealand media have resumed their public harassment of Team New Zealand. ...
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Gavignet flies flag of Oman with pride at start of the Route du Rhum By Oman Sail, , 5:05 PM Sun 2 Nov 2014 GMT
Route du Rhum 2014 - At the heart of the crowds, a proud group of representatives of the Sultanate of Oman braved the bracing November weather to cheer on their skipper, Frenchman Sidney Gavignet, and to wish him fair winds for this unique and supremely challenging endeavour. ...
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America's Cup: Kiwi media rebuffed over Team NZ finance demands *Feature By Richard Gladwell Sail-World.com/nz, , 9:36 AM Sun 2 Nov 2014 GMT
With the announcement of the of the venue for the 35th America's Cup required in just eight weeks time, some elements of the New Zealand media have resumed their public harassment of Team New Zealand, and its funding. The Official Information Act request is not new, and previously the NZ media have demanded details of the investment by NZTE in Team NZ's campaign for the 34th America's Cup. ...
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18ft Skiffs: Mick Scully Memorial Trophy 2014 By Frank Quealey, , 8:13 AM Sun 2 Nov 2014 GMT
18ft Skiffs: Mick Scully Memorial Trophy - Rig choice was split between the bigger #1 rigs and the smaller #2s, with the veteran John 'Woody' Winning electing to go small on Yandoo. With team members Andrew Hay and Jim Beck, Woody gave a brilliant all round performance to lead for almost the entire course before going on to a 1m57s win. ...
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2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - The magic number By Agathe Armand, , 7:13 AM Sun 2 Nov 2014 GMT
2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - Breath turns to vapor in the cold air. Hands are soaked in cold seawater, cheeks red from the bitter temperature. The sailors wear fleece hats, balaclavas, neoprene collars on deck. ...
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2014 Audi Showdown Regatta - Day two By Peter Campbell, , 5:34 AM Sun 2 Nov 2014 GMT
2014 Audi Showdown Regatta - Heavy snow on Mount Wellington, stinging hail as the temperature dropped degrees mid-morning, and south-westerly winds gusting between 30 and 40 knots on the River Derwent. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Leaders line up for Cape Town finish By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 9:33 PM Sat 1 Nov 2014 GMT
Having sailed north of the Ice Gate, the four lead boats in the Volvo Ocean Race fleet are still closely grouped with less than four days to sail to the finish in Cape Town. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Onboard from the Roaring Forties - Leg 1 Day 20 By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 9:26 PM Sat 1 Nov 2014 GMT
The On Board Reporters write, shoot and video about their experiences and view from Leg 1, Day 20 of the Volvo Ocean race as the boats get their first taste of the edge of the Roaring Forties. 'On deck, the guys have been facing white-walled waves that crash over the cockpit as they surf down ocean swells four meters high.' Matt Knighton - Abu Dhabi OR ...
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