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Primo Cup - Trophée Credit Suisse - Day 4 images by Carlo Borlenghi
By Carlo Borlenghi images, ,
4:35 PM Mon 10 Feb 2014 GMT
Carlo Borlenghi was out on the water for day four of the Primo Cup - Trophée Credit Suisse to capture these images. ...
Primo Cup-Trophée Credit Suisse concludes in grande style
By Yacht Club de Monaco, ,
4:00 PM Mon 10 Feb 2014 GMT
Conditions were difficult for this 30th edition of the Primo Cup-Trophée Credit Suisse which lived up to its reputation as a demanding winter regatta that attracts a high level among the 800 sailors who come from all over the world early February each year. In total, there were 160 entries, representing 17 nationalities over the two weekends. ...
Primo Cup – 12 J70s in brand new European circuit
By Tanguy Blondel, ,
2:24 PM Mon 10 Feb 2014 GMT
At the 30th anniversary of the Primo Cup, twelve J70s took to the water over the weekend. For the latest petite sportsboat from J Composites, a yard based in France’s Vendée region, this was the first stage of its brand new European circuit. ...
A-Class Worlds: Nathan Outteridge wins Worlds Practice race
By Heather Forbes, Takapuna ,
9:40 AM Mon 10 Feb 2014 GMT
Nathan Outteridge put another slant on the form guide for the 2014 A-Class Catamaran Worlds with a convincing win in the practice race. Wind conditions were light side, averaging 8- 10 knots, In the words of Storm (Ian Johnson, AUS) deputy President of the International A Class Association: 'The weather Gods were kind to us as there was almost no wind 10 minutes before the race!' ...
EFG Sailing Arabia The Tour 2014 – Perfect sailing conditions
By Oman Sail, ,
9:37 AM Mon 10 Feb 2014 GMT
EFG Sailing Arabia The Tour 2014 – Beautiful, clear and sunny skies with ideal winds ranging from 16-18kts from the north-west greeted the crews for the 100 mile first leg from Bahrain with a tense sprint finish expected amongst the leading teams on arrival into The Pearl, Qatar later today. ...
US Sailing Leadership Forum: Ken Read on what makes the sport tick
By Sail-World, ,
8:58 AM Mon 10 Feb 2014 GMT
North Sails' President, the effervescent Ken Read, was on form at one of the keynote addresses at the recent US Sailing Leadership Forum held last week. In this video of his presentation to the 2014 forum, Read outlines his thoughts on the state of the sport, its potential and future direction. Plus hear what he think is holding the sport back. Very entertaining, as always. ...
Primo Cup - Trophée Credit Suisse - Day 4 images by Studio Borlenghi
By Carlo Borlenghi, ,
6:08 PM Sun 9 Feb 2014 GMT
Primo Cup - Trophée Credit Suisse - Day 4 images by Studio Borlenghi ...
Grenada Sailing Week - A massive success
By Louay Habib, ,
1:29 PM Sun 9 Feb 2014 GMT
At the Island Water World Grenada Sailing Week 2014 official prize giving if the smiles and laughter is the measure of a successful regatta, then the 2014 edition was a massive success. ...
A-Class Pre-Worlds and Nationals: Almost a countback to Ashby
By Heather Forbes, ,
10:54 AM Sun 9 Feb 2014 GMT
After two days of cancelled racing, and a long day out on the water, the National series was completed yesterday.
2012 London Olympic silver medalist and 2013 World and European Champion in the Olympic 49er skiff, Peter Burling is the 2014 National A Class Champion. ...
Audi Melges 20 Winter Regatta – Davies leads
By International Audi Melges 20 Class Assocation, ,
10:52 AM Sun 9 Feb 2014 GMT
The Audi Melges 20 Winter Regatta first day of racing in Miami featured three races in light, yet steady 8-10 knots of breeze. ...
A-Cat Worlds: Images from the NZ Nationals *Feature
By Richard Gladwell Sail-World.com/nz, Takapuna ,
9:52 AM Sun 9 Feb 2014 GMT
Images from the NZ National Championships for the A-class catamaran, sailed from Takapuna Beach. The pre-Worlds event attracted 81 competitors, but was shortened to just one day because of strong onshore winds. ...
18ft Skiffs Australian Championship final race
By Frank Quealey, ,
8:40 AM Sun 9 Feb 2014 GMT
Gotta Love It 7 became the 2013-2014 Australian 18ft Skiff champion after another brilliant win in the final race of the championship on Sydney Harbour today.
Seve Jarvin, Scott Babbage and Ed Smythe (replacing the regular for’ard hand Sam Newton, who was married yesterday) again proved their dominance with the 2 rig on the North-East course to win by 53 seconds. ...
Clipper Round the World Brisbane to Singapore Race 8 stopped
By Sail-world.com, ,
4:20 AM Sun 9 Feb 2014 GMT
Clipper Round the World Brisbane - Race 8 update: Fleet to continue motor sailing
Justin Taylor, the Race Director of the Clipper Race, has reviewed the expected weather forecasts for the South China Sea for phase B of Race 8 and it is clear that there is not enough wind to race to Singapore. ...
Le Maxi 80 Prince de Bretagne et Lionel Lemonchois en route vers Rio
By Fanny Evenat, ,
7:18 PM Sat 8 Feb 2014 GMT
S'il avait déjà éprouvé un immense sentiment de soulagement, jeudi soir, lorsque son équipe technique est arrivée à ses côtés à bord d'un remorqueur de 24 mètres, c'est la même émotion mais en encore plus grand qu'il a ressenti hier, au moment du coucher du soleil, lorsque son Maxi80 Prince de Bretagne s'est de nouveau retrouvé à l'endroit. ...
Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition qualification system published
By ISAF, ,
5:10 PM Sat 8 Feb 2014 GMT
The qualification system for the 2016 Olympic Sailing Qualification has now been published. The Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition regatta venue is the Marina da Glória with racing taking place inside and outside the Guanabara Bay and will feature 380 athletes competing across 10 events. ...
Kaenon Interviews: Peter Burling and Glenn Ashby on foiling *Feature
By Richard Gladwell Sail-World.com/nz, ,
1:01 PM Sat 8 Feb 2014 GMT
Sail-World.com's NZ Editor talks with two members of the Kaenon team at the A-class World Championships, Peter Burling and Glenn Ashby, on how the day's racing went in the NZ Nationals, and about foiling in the 18ft singlehanded catamaran. ...
IOC President's Youth Prize awarded to Croatian sailor
By CIFP (As Amended by ISAF), ,
10:57 AM Sat 8 Feb 2014 GMT
At the International Fair Play Committee (CIFP) annual conference, held in Budapest, Hungary, Hana Dragojevic from Croatia was awarded the IOC President's Youth Prize. ...
Hobie 16 World Championships - Open Series Qualifiers Day 1
By Hobie Cat Australasia, ,
10:16 AM Sat 8 Feb 2014 GMT
The 2014 Hobie® 16 World Championships is being held 31st January – 15th February 2014 at Jervis Bay, New South Wales. With three World Champions crowned yesterday it was time to start afresh with the qualifying rounds of the Hobie 16 World Championship Open series kicking off today. 188 competitors are vying for a spot in the Semi-Finals where the field will be whittled down to the top 112. ...
A-Cat NZ Nationals: Olympic Silver medalists take top three places *Feature
By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, Takapuna Beach ,
8:51 AM Sat 8 Feb 2014 GMT
Newly signed Emirates Team NZ sailor, Peter Burling, has won the New Zealand A-Class National Championship sailed off Takapuna Beach today.
The current World 49er Champion, and winner of the recent Red Bull Youth America's Cup beat seven time world champion, Glenn Ashby (AUS) , who is also a team mate at Emirates Team NZ. ...
Olympics 2016 - No Stars to shine in Rio
By Sail-World.com, ,
3:30 AM Sat 8 Feb 2014 GMT
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed on Thursday that the Star class will not be sailing in the Rio 2016 Olympics, according to a report from Brazilian media published today. The official recognition came with the release of the classification criteria for the Olympics, which closes any possibility of inclusion of new classes, as it would need a change to rules that are already in p ...
Hobie 16 Worlds - Hobie Grand Masters Champions Crowned
By Hobie Cat Australasia, ,
3:29 AM Sat 8 Feb 2014 GMT
Hobie 16 Worlds - In the Hobie Grand Masters class, It was the Australians Rod and Kerry Waterhouse from New South Wales (AUS) who took the title followed by Blain Dodds and Thorin Zeilmaker (RSA) in second with fellow New South Welshmen Kerli Corlett and Ali Corlett (AUS) taking third. ...
Le Maxi80 Prince de Bretagne à l'endroit!
By Fanny Evenat, ,
6:44 PM Fri 7 Feb 2014 GMT
Comme ils l'espéraient, Lionel Lemonchois et son équipe technique ont réussi à boucler l'opération de retournement du Maxi80 Prince de Bretagne dans la journée. ...
Organizadores da Volvo Ocean Race fazem visita técnica a Itajai
By Volvo Ocean Race, ,
6:39 PM Fri 7 Feb 2014 GMT
Os organizadores da Volvo Ocean Race fizeram, durante a semana, a primeira visita técnica de 2014 na cidade catarinense, que sediará uma das etapas da Volta ao Mundo, em abril de 2015. O diretor de operações, Tom Touber, e o responsável pelas stopovers, Stef van’t Zand, vistoriaram todas as infraestruturas relacionadas ao evento e apresentaram o novo caderno de encargos para 2014-15. ...
Primo Cup - Trophée Credit Suisse - Day 2 images by Carlo Borlenghi
By Carlo Borlenghi images, ,
6:14 PM Fri 7 Feb 2014 GMT
Photographer Carlo Borlenghi was out on the water for day two of the Primo Cup - Trophée Credit Suisse to capture these images. ...
L’opération « retournement » en cours
By Fanny Evenat, ,
5:03 PM Fri 7 Feb 2014 GMT
Après avoir quitté Rio de Janeiro très tôt le 1er février dernier, le remorqueur de 24 mètres affrété par le team technique de Prince de Bretagne est arrivé peu avant 19 heures, hier, sur la zone où se trouve Lionel Lemonchois depuis le chavirage de son Maxi80 le 27 janvier dernier, à 800 milles au large des côtes brésiliennes. ...
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