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Nicolas Lunven sera à bord du bateau espagnol sur la Volvo Ocean Race By Volvo Ocean Race, , 3:16 PM Mon 7 Jul 2014 GMT
La prochaine Volvo Ocean Race comptera un autre Français dans ses rangs. Le team espagnol mené par les deux champions olympiques Iker Martínez et Xabi Fernández vient en effet d’annoncer la présence de Nicolas Lunven au poste de navigateur. ...

Soto 40 World Championship: Noticia IV finishes first in practice race By Soto 40 Media, , 2:58 PM Mon 7 Jul 2014 GMT
Today at the Soto 40 World Championship, the boats completed a practice race in Valencia waters, in which Luis Martín Cabiedes’ Noticia IV finished first position. The official races will start tomorrow at 1 pm. The start of the practice race was scheduled at 1pm but it finally started at 1:25 pm (CEST), after two practice starts. ...

ISAF Youth Worlds - 29er and SL16 sailors prepare for battle + Video By ISAF, , 1:49 PM Mon 7 Jul 2014 GMT
The 2014 ISAF Youth Worlds will welcome experienced SL16 heads and fresh 29er faces when racing commences in Tavira, Portugal on 14 July 2014. Sixteen teams featuring several former medallists will fight it out in the Open Multihull SL16 fleet whilst a number of new Open Skiff 29er teams will make their ISAF Youth Worlds debut in the 30-boat fleet. ...

Volvo Ocean Race: Eight new crew members named by teams By Volvo Ocean Race media, , 1:15 PM Mon 7 Jul 2014 GMT
Eight new crew for the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 were today unveiled in separate announcements from Team Alvimedica and the Spanish Team challengers. ...

Half Ton Classics Cup - Fleet assembles in Saint-Quay-Portrieux By Half Ton Classics Class, , 12:53 PM Mon 7 Jul 2014 GMT
From 7-11 July the 2014 edition of the Half Ton Classics Cup will take place in Saint-Quay-Portrieux, Brittany, France. More than 200 sailors are expected to come to the start line! France, Britain and Belgium will be present, but also teams from Finland and Ireland... ...

Volvo Ocean Race: New additions to Spanish team announced By Team Campos media, , 10:18 AM Mon 7 Jul 2014 GMT
Two newcomers to the Volvo Ocean Race and a 32 years old 'veteran' join the Spanish project in the offshore race that will start next October from Alicante. The team led by Iker Martínez and Xabi Fernández confirmed this Monday that Spaniards Rafa Trujillo and Antonio 'Ñeti' Cuervas-Mons and French Nicolas Lunven will be, respectively, trimmer/driver, bowman and navigator of the new Spanish boat. ...

PWA Awaza World Cup - Cyril Moussilmani and Delphine Cousin on top By Chris Yates, , 11:57 PM Sun 6 Jul 2014 GMT
The first ever Awaza PWA World Cup Turkmenistan proved to be a tricky, and sometimes frustrating affair, as light and shifty winds unfortunately interrupted the regular thermal winds which usually frequent Awaza. Juan Antonio Aragon and his race crew made the absolute most of the conditions which presented themselves and gained results for both the men's and women's fleets. ...

Dragon Edinburgh Cup - A sparkling opening day By British Dragon Association, , 10:17 PM Sun 6 Jul 2014 GMT
The Dragon Edinburgh Cup, supported by Aberdeen Asset Management and hosted by the Royal Lymington Yacht Club, opening day provided a sparkling day on the water with winds building to give gusts of more than 20 knots. ...

Soto 40 World Championship - Day 1 By Soto40 Media, , 10:12 PM Sun 6 Jul 2014 GMT
Today the 2014 Soto World Championship started with the first activities scheduled for the day, including registration of the teams, measuring and inspections. Tomorrow the competitors will have a practice race and while the first official races are scheduled on Tuesday. ...

ORC European Championship - Fickle conditions on Final Day By ORC Media, , 10:04 PM Sun 6 Jul 2014 GMT
On the final day of the ORC European Championship in a class of 21 teams from seven nations, owner-driver Natalia Brailoiu from Romania and her Italian team on her Club Swan 42 Natalia have today won Class A ...

Finn Silver Cup - Nearly perfect start in Hoorn + Video By Robert Deaves, , 9:57 PM Sun 6 Jul 2014 GMT
At the 2014 Finn Silver Cup (the Junior World Championship) Anders Pedersen (NOR) had a nearly perfect start in Hoorn, Netherlands on Sunday. He leads overall after a win and second place from the 2011 champion Arkadiy Kistanov (RUS) and Nenad Bugarin (CRO). The second race was won by Mikolaj Lahn (POL). ...

Nacra 17s European championships in La Grande Motte By Groupama sailing team, , 9:49 PM Sun 6 Jul 2014 GMT
A young Olympic series, the Nacra 17, a mixed-double catamaran, is organising its European championships in La Grande Motte, southern France. With some 74 competitors representing 28 nationalities, this Europe is in fact an international rehearsal prior to the world championships due to take place in Santander this coming September ...

Tour de France à la Voile teams are now fully in the game By A.S.O./Tour de France à la voile, , 3:01 PM Sun 6 Jul 2014 GMT
The Tour de France à la Voile nine teams are now warmed-up and fully in the game. Despite the wet and cold conditions on this second day of racing, the crew did not lack energy on the Dunkirk race course today and they are getting more familiar with their new one-design sails. ...

Foiling Week - Moth Class Italian Open Championship Day 2 By Domenico Boffi, , 11:54 AM Sun 6 Jul 2014 GMT
For the Foiling Week 2014 a spectacular sunny day highlighted the colors of Lake Garda and a timely Ora wind guaranteed three races of the Moth Class Italian Open Championship 2014. ...

European Sailing Series Melges 24 - Audi tron taking more action By International Melges 24 Class Association, , 10:48 AM Sun 6 Jul 2014 GMT
Audi tron European Sailing Series Melges 24 – 2014 - After eight races - yesterday's three heats have been sailed under a stable Ora wind blowing 10-15 knots. ...

Audi tron European Sailing Series Melges 24 Act 4 overall By International Melges 24 Class Association, , 10:37 PM Sat 5 Jul 2014 GMT
Audi tron European Sailing Series Melges 24, organised by the Fraglia Vela Riva in cooperation with con B.Plan Sport&Events, valid as the fourth act of the continental sailing circuit dedicated to the most widespread one design boat produced by the Melges Performance Sailboats. ...

Foiling Week - Moth National Open Day 1 By Domenico Boffi, , 9:56 PM Sat 5 Jul 2014 GMT
The Foiling Week commenced today and for the rest of the weekend will see 33 mothies from eight countries and three continents. It 's the National Championship but, thanks to GAC Pindar Logistics and the approaching Foiling Week mixed races, there is a world class entry list. ...

RS:X European Windsurfing Championship and Open Trophy - Day 5 + Video By Icarus Sailing Media, , 9:38 PM Sat 5 Jul 2014 GMT
After four days of tough competition, and yesterday’s no-racing day due to strong winds, the 2014 RS:X European Windsurfing Championship and Open Trophy was all about the double-points Medal Race today. The top 10 men’s and women’s teams were set based on the leaderboard from the eight races held and today was the final push to make it to the podium. ...

America's Cup: Luna Rossa foiling in AC45s at their Italian base By Sail-World, , 9:05 PM Sat 5 Jul 2014 GMT
Max Sirena, skipper of Luna Rossa, was very satisfied with the performance of the the team's foiling AC45 catamaran and said: 'What we experienced today is a great start; with wind between 8 and 15 knots we foiled both upwind and downwind and maintained an average speed that we wouldn’t have expected on the second day of sailing. ...

Tour de France a la Voile: Courrier Dunkerque 3 leads overall rankings By Fabienne Morin, , 8:51 PM Sat 5 Jul 2014 GMT
The nine teams of the Tour de France à la Voile had a tough day on the water today. In a strong wind, with gusts up to 30 knots, Courrier Dunkerque 3 proved to be the master of the game in its homeport. The team skippered by Daniel Souben won two of the three inshore races and takes an early lead overall. ...

ORC European Championship - Past champions rise to the top By ORC Media, , 8:39 PM Sat 5 Jul 2014 GMT
At the ORC European Championships, part of the annual Trofeo SM La Reina, it took four inshore races for several past ORC champions to dig out from their poor showings in the offshore race on Thursday and rise to the top of the leaderboards in both classes at the Real Club Nautico Valencia (RCNV). ...

Invitational Team Racing Challenge - Victory for Italy's C.C. Aniene By Jill Campbell/Donata Cuppone, , 6:30 PM Sat 5 Jul 2014 GMT
At the conclusion of two round robins, with almost 60 races held in the team racing event organized by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda, victory in the Invitational Team Racing Challenge went to Italy's C.C. Aniene skippered by Cristiana Monina and Luca Tubaro. ...

Star World Championship - Germans claim dramatic win in Malcesine By Star Class World Championship, , 6:01 PM Sat 5 Jul 2014 GMT
Today, July 5th, the International Star Class World Championship was decided in dramatic style on the last leg of the last race. GER 8340 Robert Stanjek with crew Frithjof Kleen led by ten points going into the last race and held on in a nervy final race to become the new world champions and the first German world champion for seventeen years. ...

ORC European Championship - Day 3 images by Jesus Renedo By Jesus Renedo, , 5:53 PM Sat 5 Jul 2014 GMT
Jesus Renedo was out on the water for the third day of the ORC Championships in Valencia to capture these images. ...

Soto 40 World Championship - Valencia action on the horizon By Soto 40 Media, , 5:45 PM Sat 5 Jul 2014 GMT
The second World Championship of the Soto 40 International Class will start tomorrow at the Marina Real Juan Carlos I where eight boats of seven countries will be fighting for the title of the Class. The competition will be held on July 6-12 and the boats that will be competing are Alegre (IVB), Bigamist (POR), Earlybird (GER), Glen Ellen XXII (FRA), Ngoni (GBR), Noticia IV (ESP) and Uon (POR). ...

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