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Pulso intenso en la primera regata conjunta de cinco Volvo Ocean 65 By Volvo Ocean Race, , 7:12 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
Tras aproximadamente 21 horas de espera, hoy a las 10:00 de la mañana ha dado comienzo la Vuelta a Gran Bretaña e Irlanda, regata en la que participan cinco de los equipos inscritos en la Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, y que pasadas cerca de ocho horas lidera el Equipo Español. ...
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Baptême du feu en mer du Nord pour les Volvo Ocean65 By Volvo Ocean Race, , 7:05 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
C’est un Tour des Iles Britanniques grandiose auxquels participent les cinq Volvo Ocean 65. En raison des conditions météos très fortes, le départ prévu hier a finalement été lancé ce matin et le parcours a été inversé pour permettre aux concurrents de bénéficier d’un vent portant sur la première partie de course. ...
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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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RC44 World Championship - Team Aqua prepares for action By Team Aqua, , 3:29 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
The RC44 World Championship will take place in Marstrand, Sweden, from August 13 - 17. Team Aqua is more motivated than ever: the Worlds are the only title they haven’t managed to grab yet in this class. Triple winner of the RC 44 Championship Tour, and involved in the circuit since its beginning in 2007, Team Aqua never managed to win the RC 44 World Championship. ...
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RS500 World Championships overall By Nick van Alphen and Pete Barton, , 3:08 PM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
This is a short report of the first days of the RS500 Worlds in Loctudy, France. Upon arrival at the shoreline of Loctudy it was clear why the Swedish teams were already here for one week. The weather was gorgeous and so is the beach from where the boats launch. ...
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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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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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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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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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International Star Class Eastern Hemisphere Champ - Day One By Star Class, , 4:26 AM Mon 11 Aug 2014 GMT
2014 Star Eastern Hemisphere Championship - On race day 1 of the 2014 International Star Class Eastern Hemisphere Championship today, the eager competitors were met with shifty and inconsistent winds, long postponements, and a race-less afternoon. ...
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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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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 postponement: quotes By RORC Event Press, , 1:01 PM Sun 10 Aug 2014 GMT
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, with the result that the forecast winds for the start and the immediate period afterwards include sustained winds of 40 knots, with gusts in excess of 50 knots in the English Channel. ...
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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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Aquece Rio – Int'l Sailing Regatta - Action concludes on Guanabara Bay By ISAF, , 9:38 PM Sat 9 Aug 2014 GMT
The Aquece Rio – International Sailing Regatta 2014 has drawn to a close with the Laser, Laser Radial and 470 honours being picked up on the final day of action. The Laser and Laser Radial gold medals went the way of Tom Burton (AUS) and Anne Marie Rindom (DEN). ...
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Round Britain and Ireland Race - Forecast leads to course reversal By Louay Habib, , 7:35 PM Sat 9 Aug 2014 GMT
The Royal Racing Club made the following announcement on the eve of the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race: It has been decided by the Race Committee to reverse the course to sail anticlockwise around Great Britain and Ireland. The decision was based on aiming to provide a more enjoyable race for all the yachts in the fleet. The start will still be from the Royal Yacht Squadron to the East. ...
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ORC World Championship - Winners revealed on final day in Kiel By ORC Media, , 7:12 PM Sat 9 Aug 2014 GMT
As if an intentional counterpoint to the light winds found during most of this week, the final day and final race of the 2014 ORC World Championship had strong gusty winds, alternating rain and sun, and the same steep choppy waves that are so famous for Kiel. ...
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Copa del Rey Mapfre - Quantum Racing squash the challenge in Palma By 52 Super Series, , 6:16 PM Sat 9 Aug 2014 GMT
There was to be no succession at the 2014 Copa del Rey Mapfre. Rán Racing may have gone into the final day of the Mediterranean’s showcase regatta with designs on the King’s Cup, just three points behind reigning champions Quantum Racing, but the defending champions squashed the challenge from Niklas Zennström’s team on the start line. ...
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Round Britain and Ireland Race - Dongfeng Race Team prepare for battle By Amy Monkman, , 6:01 PM Sat 9 Aug 2014 GMT
Tomorrow, Sunday 10th August, five out of the seven Volvo Ocean Race teams who will go on to compete in the 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race, will take to the start line of the Round Britain and Ireland Race. This will be the first time the Volvo Ocean 65 Dongfeng will line up directly against the competition. ...
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Copa del Rey Mapfre - Azzurra on the podium in Palma By Azzurra Sailing Team, , 5:54 PM Sat 9 Aug 2014 GMT
Azzurra claimed second place today, behind Phoenix, in the day's only race. The 33rd Copa del Rey Mapfre, third stage of the Barclays 52 Super Series, was won by Quantum, Ran claimed second place while Azzurra stepped on the third step of the podium. ...
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Int'l Star Class Eastern Hemisphere Championship commences tomorrow By Star Sailors League, , 5:47 PM Sat 9 Aug 2014 GMT
There are only a few hours to go to the start of the 2014 International Star Class Eastern Hemisphere Championship, which takes place at the Sailing Club Urnersee (SCU) between August 10th and 13th. ...
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Lysekil Women’s Match: Camilla Ulrikkeholm secures 4th consecutive win By WIM Series, , 5:39 PM Sat 9 Aug 2014 GMT
Camilla Ulrikkeholm did it again. After four final matches, with more drama than the crowds on the cliffs could have wished for, the world number one secured her fourth consecutive victory in the 10th edition of Lysekil Women’s Match. ...
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