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Quantum Key West Race Week 2015 - A great day By Bill Wagner, , 2:12 AM Fri 23 Jan 2015 GMT
2015 Quantum Key West Race Week - It probably won't be a late night on Duval Street for the sailors competing on Division Two and Three at Quantum Key West Race Week 2015. After doing three races in strong winds on Thursday, there are no doubt a lot of sore muscles, aching bones and tired bodies. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Jump seat and Pro-Am race spots up for auction By Jane Eagleson, , 9:10 PM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
Children’s heart health continues to benefit from Team Alvimedica’s online auction now underway for two unique experiences during the Volvo Ocean Race stopover here. The Chinese Agape Foundation Inc. will be the recipient of funds raised for these unique team experiences in Sanya, the next stopover port of the global ocean race. ...
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Lauderdale Olympic Classes Regatta overall By John Payne, Fort Lauderdale , 2:39 PM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
The Lauderdale Olympic Classes Regatta was held January 17-19 in the Atlantic Ocean off of Dania Beach in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Open to Finns (it’s their Midwinter Championship), Lasers and Laser Radials, competitors came from twenty countries and Puerto Rico. They range in age from 14 to 79. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - Dongfeng​ Race Team suffer​ damage By Dongfeng Race Team, , 11:54 AM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 Leg 3 update from Dongfeng Race Team: All hands on deck as Chinese crew suffer damage to their boat as the tack line of an important sail (J1) broke suddenly sending the 132 m² sail shooting up the forestay in a matter of seconds. The team have managed to set up a temporary replacement but the reality is, this is a rude awakening of how far away the finish line is. ...
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America's Cup: Italy to host first America's Cup World Series regatta By Sail-World, , 10:01 AM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
The city of Cagliari , Sardinia - Italy, will inaugurate the 2015 – 2016 America's Cup World Series, the regattas preliminary to the 35th America's Cup. The event will take place in the Gulf surrounding the island's capital from June 4 to 7, 2015. ...
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Breeze and Sunshine at Quantum Key West Race Week By Bill Wagner, , 4:09 AM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
Based off early morning forecasts, it appeared a lay day might be in the cards for competitors at Quantum Key West Race Week 2015. Some sailors might have already been making plays to play tennis or go fishing during an hour-long dockside delay. ...
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Images of the Millennium Cup and Bay of Islands Sailing Week - Day 1: By Steve Western, , 3:36 AM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
Bay of Islands photographer, Steve Western was on hand to catch the action on the on the first Day (and with a couple from Day 2) of racing at the Millennium Cup and Bay of Islands Sailing Week. The two events are being conducted in the picturesque Bay of Islands, Northland, NZ. Five superyachts are competing along with round the world race winner Steinlager 2. ...
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2015 Mount Gay Rum Round Barbados Race – Three records broken By Sue Pelling, , 3:28 AM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
Despite generally light airs with winds reaching no more that 15kts, three teams have won their skipper’s weight in rum for breaking records in the 79th Mount Gay Rum Round Barbados Race. ...
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St.Maarten Heineken Regatta - Simplified logistics and fun themes By St. Maarten Heineken Regatta, , 2:41 AM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
2015 St. Maarten Heineken Regatta - There is no straightforward regatta 'formula' and many events around the world strive to improve the experience that participants have year after year. For the St.Maarten Heineken Regatta it is no different, and this year they are listening to the regatta sailors when it comes to on shore venues and locations. ...
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2015 Quantum Key West Race Week - Day 3 images by Ingrid Abery By Ingrid Abery, , 2:16 AM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
Photographer Ingrid Abery was on the water at 2015 Quantum Key West Race Week, and provided this gallery of images from day three. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - Up up and away By Rob Kothe and the Sail-World Team, , 9:00 PM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race 2015 - The nightmares of the Malacca Straits behind them, leg three leaders Dongfeng Race Team have now well and truly entered the South China Sea, clearing Singapore without too many problems on the way to Sanya. China, a little over 1000 miles away. ...
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Barcelona World Race - 'Haves' and 'Have Nots' By Barcelona World Race Media, , 5:48 PM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
The Barcelona World Race tells the tale of the 'Haves' and the 'Have Nots' today. Leaders Chemineés Poujoulat have plenty of perfect breeze, sprinting nearly due east at speeds peaking at more than 20kts, while the chasing pack 'have not' and are stymied by the Saint Helena high pressure ...
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Volvo Ocean Race Leg 3 update from Jack Bouttell onboard Dongfeng By Artemis Offshore Academy, , 4:45 PM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race Leg 3 update from Artemis Offshore Academy Alumni sailor Jack Bouttell: Jack is currently on route to Sanya, China with Dongfeng Race Team. At just 24 years old, Jack is the first British skipper to have won to coveted Rookie division in the 2000nm solo Solitaire du Figaro race, has two Solitaire du Figaro assaults and a RORC Transatlantic Race win under his belt ...
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ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami - Game time! By ISAF, , 4:37 PM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami - At the turn of the year, Olympic sailors took to Instagram, posting a picture that states ‘2013 was practice, 2014 was the warm up, 2015 is game time.’ ...
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Extreme Sailing Series™ 2015 – Ninth year ready to rock! By Extreme Sailing Series, , 5:23 AM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
2015 Extreme Sailing Series - The Extreme 40 skippers and sailors presented today to the media and public at the Düsseldorf Boat Show confirm once again the very high calibre of competitors for the season ahead. ...
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Les vétérans de RSX sont les premiers qualifiés pour Toronto 2015 By Sail Canada, , 4:04 AM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
La saison de voile de haute performance bat son plein alors que la compétition se corse sous le soleil de la Floride. Le club de voile Coconut Grove a présenté la régate d’hiver 2015 de Miami et Nord Américains et accueilli les navigateurs de 470, de 49ers, FX, Nacra et RSX. ...
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RSX sailors qualify for Toronto 2015 By Sail Canada, , 3:51 AM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
The high performance sailing season is in full swing with action heating up across the sunny state of Florida. The 2015 Miami Midwinters and North Americans were hosted by the Coconut Grove Sailing Club including the 470’s, 49ers, FX, Nacra’s and RSX fleets. ...
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Mount Gay Rum Round Barbados Race - Crews prepare for big race By Sue Pelling, , 2:41 AM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
After three days of intense Coastal racing in the Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series, many sailing teams were keen to make the most of today’s lay day activities. ...
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2015 Quantum Key West Race Week - Day 2 By Paul Cayard, , 2:26 AM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
2015 Quantum Key West Race Week - Two races were held today in fairly steady conditions of seven - twelve knots from the south. A first race raw started and abandoned about 3/4’ers of the way through due to lack of wind. ...
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2015 Quantum Key West Race Week - A challenging day By Bill Wagner, , 1:44 AM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
2015 Quantum Key West Race Week - During 28 years of running a regatta off Key West, Premiere Racing has a remarkable record of getting in a complete series. Because of the consistent conditions off the Conch Republic, there have been very few lost race days. ...
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America's Cup: Spithill leads Oracle reconnaissance team in Bermuda By Sail-World, , 12:19 AM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill is dockside in Bermuda this week, along with other team members, to lay the groundwork for a smooth transition for the team as it moves to the new host venue of the America’s Cup over the coming weeks. ...
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Extreme Sailing Series announces new teams and venues for 2015 By Sail-World.com, , 7:55 PM Tue 20 Jan 2015 GMT
The Extreme Sailing Series has announced a schedule of eight venues and several new teams for the 2015 circuit. Now in its ninth year of competition, the America's Cup teams have exited the competition and been replaced with teams from Italy and Turkey. Eight teams will make up the regular tour with Team Aberdeen joining for the first event of the 2015 Tour. ...
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Barcelona World Race - Leaders enter the fastest section of the course By Barcelona World Race Media, , 7:11 PM Tue 20 Jan 2015 GMT
Barcelona World Race update: Leaders enter the fastest section of the course 400-mile separation between the leading duo Saint Helena High continues to impact mid-fleet Spirit of Hungary making gains in trade winds ...
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Martinique Surf Pro - Must attend event in the world surfing circuit By Agence Mer et Media, , 5:43 PM Tue 20 Jan 2015 GMT
Martinique Surf Pro - The Caribbean is about to host the latest must attend event in the world surfing circuit. The first edition of the Martinique Surf Pro will take place from the 21st to 26th April, as part of the World Surf League Qualification Series (QS). Around a hundred competitors are expected to turn up in this magical location in Martinique, for a great sporting, musical and cultural ev ...
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Barcelona World Race - Autant en emporte le vent By Barcelona World Race Media, , 5:14 PM Tue 20 Jan 2015 GMT
Barcelona World Race - Tout ça pour ça, serait-on tenté de dire… Après avoir navigué de conserve près de trois semaines durant, les deux équipages de tête Cheminées Poujoulat et Neutrogena ont divorcé brutalement pour se retrouver éloignés l’un de l’autre de près de 400 milles d’écart latéral. ...
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