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America's Cup - Artemis Racing launches their AC50 in Bermuda America's Cup - Artemis Racing launches their AC50 in Bermuda Artemis Racing's new race yacht, “Magic Blue”, was christened today by Torbjörn Törnqvist's wife, Natalia, at a special Artemis Racing's new race yacht, “Magic Blue”, was christened today by Torbjörn Törnqvist's wife, Natalia, at a special celebration in Bermuda. The launch sees the culmination of more than three years of intense design and development work, which began almost immediately after the finish of the 34th America’s Cup in San Francisco. by Artemis Racing and Sail-World Posted on 22 Feb Vendee Globe - Colman progressing in right direction - speaks to BBC Vendee Globe - Colman progressing in right direction - speaks to BBC Conrad Colman's pace has not increased substantially in the last 12 hours, his direction has become more direct. Although Kiwi solo sailor Conrad Colman's pace has not increased substantially in the last 12 hours, his direction has become much more direct. After a frustrating passage through an area of light winds, Colman is now heading for a weather system which should allow him to hook in a wind system that will take him to the finish. He spoke to BBC's Radio 4 today: by Sail-World.com/NZ Posted on 22 Feb RORC Caribbean 600 - Rambler 88 takes Monohull Line Honours RORC Caribbean 600 - Rambler 88 takes Monohull Line Honours George David's American Maxi, Rambler 88 finished the 2017 RORC Caribbean 600 on Wednesday 22 February 2017 George David's American Maxi, Rambler 88 finished the 2017 RORC Caribbean 600 on Wednesday 22 February 2017 at 11 hrs 56 mins 17 secs AST taking Monohull Line Honours. by Louay Habib Posted today at 1:14 am Vendée Globe – Costa to cross Thursday morning for 14th Vendée Globe – Costa to cross Thursday morning for 14th Progress has remained painfully slow for Kiwi skipper Conrad Colman today as he sails into a wide high pressure ridge Progress has remained painfully slow for Kiwi skipper Conrad Colman today as he sails into a wide high pressure ridge which stands between him and the favourable westerly breezes which should finally allow the jury rigged Foresight Natural Energy to sail more directly towards the French coast and the finish line by Vendée Globe Posted on 22 Feb Sanya awarded Youth Sailing World Championships Sanya awarded Youth Sailing World Championships World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport is pleased to announce that Sanya, China will host the 2017 edition The 2017 selection process opened in November 2016 after the Israeli Sailing Association exercised the right to withdraw from hosting the 2017 edition as a final contract had not been concluded. by Daniel Smith - World Sailing Posted on 22 Feb RORC Caribbean 600 – Day 3 – Phaedo3 takes multihull line honours RORC Caribbean 600 – Day 3 – Phaedo3 takes multihull line honours While the multihull race record was not broken this year Phaedo3 and Maserati had an incredible 600 mile high-speed duel Phaedo3 held on to win the battle of the trimarans, just 12 minutes ahead of Giovanni Soldini's Italian MOD70, Maserati. The high-speed battle saw the lead change hands at least four times during the race. by Louay Habib Posted on 22 Feb Collinson FX Market Commentary - Feb 22 - US Dollar resumes rally Collinson FX Market Commentary - Feb 22 - US Dollar resumes rally The rising reserve has kept the AUD below 0.7700, while the NZD has drifted back to 0.7150. The Dollar resumed the Trump rally, with the EUR falling to 1.0550, while the Yen traded 113.50. Commodities have fared well, although the rising reserve has kept the AUD below 0.7700, while the NZD has drifted back to 0.7150. NZ Dairy Prices were weak and assisted the NZRB's dialogue, in terms of currency, although the story remains the US Dollar. by Collinson FX Posted on 22 Feb Volvo Ocean Race – Pablo Arrarte joins MAPFRE as watch captain Volvo Ocean Race – Pablo Arrarte joins MAPFRE as watch captain With just 242 days to go until the start of the 2017-18 edition on October 22, preparations are already well underway. Arrarte, who raced onboard Brunel in 2014-15, will also assume the role of deputy to Olympic gold medallist Xabi Fernández, who was named as skipper on Friday. by Volvo Ocean Race Posted on 22 Feb Maserati Multi70 finishes a close second in RORC Caribbean 600 Maserati Multi70 finishes a close second in RORC Caribbean 600 Soldini and his seven-man crew brought Maserati Multi70 across the finish line off Charlotte Point in Antigua. Soldini and his seven-man international crew brought Maserati Multi70 across the finish line off Charlotte Point in Antigua. by studio-imagina.it Posted on 22 Feb Red Bull Sailing Team returns to the Extreme Sailing Series Red Bull Sailing Team returns to the Extreme Sailing Series The team will have eight Acts to out-sail the world's best in what looks to be the most competitive season yet. The team will have eight Acts to out-sail the world's best in what looks to be the most competitive season yet. by Extreme Sailing Series Posted on 22 Feb New Zealand's influence at JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship New Zealand's influence at JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship Can the Yamaha 18ft Skiff team become the first NZers to win the JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour? Can the Yamaha 18ft Skiff team of David McDiarmid, Matt Steven and Brad Collins become the first New Zealand team in the 79-year history to win the JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour? The team came within one point of the 2016 winner, Smeg, and are determined to go that one better this year. by Frank Quealey Posted on 22 Feb 16ft Skiffs - Bryden Lawyers wins Annual Round Botany Bay trophy 16ft Skiffs - Bryden Lawyers wins Annual Round Botany Bay trophy The Botany Bay Championship is the oldest 16ft race in Australia run by the St George Sailing Club. The Botany Bay Championship is the oldest 16ft race in Australia run by the St George Sailing Club. The 16ft sailing veteran , Lee Knapton, guided Brydens to a 50-second win in last Saturday's Botany Bay Championship, sailing a near perfect race to ward off Manly stablemates Fire Stopping (Henry Makin) and Fluid Building (Clint Bowen) by Michael Chittenden Posted on 22 Feb 'Row like a Girl' Atlantic record breaker joins Zhik 'Row like a Girl' Atlantic record breaker joins Zhik Olivia Bolesworth, one of Row like a Girl Atlantic crossing record-breakers joined Zhik as Corporate Activation Manager. Olivia Bolesworth, one of the Row like a Girl Atlantic crossing record-breakers, has joined Zhik as Corporate Activation Manager. Olivia, a design graduate from Bristol UWE, was one of the youngest and fastest females to row across the Atlantic, breaking two world records and finishing second overall in the event. by Liz Rushall Posted on 22 Feb RORC Caribbean 600 - Maserati Multi70 in a fight for lead with Phaedo3 RORC Caribbean 600 - Maserati Multi70 in a fight for lead with Phaedo3 After 24-hours of racing in RORC Caribbean 600 Race Maserati Multi70 trimaran is locked in a fierce struggle for lead After 24-hours of racing in the RORC Caribbean 600 Race the Maserati Multi70 trimaran skippered by Italian ocean racer Giovanni Soldini is locked in a fierce struggle for the lead with the race record holder Phaedo3. by Studio Imagina Posted on 22 Feb Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2017 - NOR posted – entries surging in Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2017 - NOR posted – entries surging in Entries for Audi Hamilton Island Race Week, are surging in on back of Notice of Race being posted on regatta website. Entries for the 34th edition of Australia’s premier offshore regatta, Audi Hamilton Island Race Week, are surging in on the back of the Notice of Race being posted on the regatta website. by Rob Mundle Posted on 22 Feb 3rd line honours in a row for Phaedo^3 in the RORC Caribbean 600 3rd line honours in a row for Phaedo^3 in the RORC Caribbean 600 After an epic battle with their MOD70 sistership Maserati, Phaedo^3 took multihull line honours in RORC Caribbean 600. After an epic battle with their MOD70 sistership Maserati, Phaedo^3 took multihull line honours in the RORC Caribbean 600. by Rachel Fallon-Langdon Posted on 22 Feb Phaedo^3 side by side with Maserati South of Guadeloupe Phaedo^3 side by side with Maserati South of Guadeloupe It was a Gybe for Gybe competition for the two MOD70’s in a Monsoon like storm South of Guadeloupe. It was a Gybe for Gybe competition for the two MOD70’s in a Monsoon like storm South of Guadeloupe. Phaedo^3 has now managed to pull away on the leg up to next mark off Barbuda. by Rachel Fallon-Langdon Posted on 22 Feb Gladwell's Line - AC50 Roll Call shows several late or absent Gladwell's Line - AC50 Roll Call shows several late or absent The AC50 unveiling/launch/sailing call-sheet has had a few additions since Land Rover BAR were the first to launch The AC50 unveiling/launch/sailing call-sheet has had a few additions since Land Rover BAR were the first to launch on February 6 - the earliest day permitted under the 28-day voluntary Blackout amendment to the Protocol governing the current event. by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com Posted on 21 Feb Vendee Globe - Conrad Colman talks about a finish on Friday night Vendee Globe - Conrad Colman talks about a finish on Friday night The dismasted, now jury rigged entry in the Vendee Globe, Foresight Natural Energy, skippered by Conrad Colman (NZL/USA/ The dismasted, now jury rigged entry in the Vendee Globe, Foresight Natural Energy, skippered by Conrad Colman (NZL/USA/FRA) is making slow progress towards the finish line at Les Sables dÓlonne on the west coast of France. Although he is showing modest speed on the water his progress is still painful by Conrad Colman and Sail-World NZ Posted on 21 Feb RORC Caribbean 600 – Day 2 – More Argyll than Antigua RORC Caribbean 600 – Day 2 – More Argyll than Antigua After a champagne start to the race there was a huge change in weather conditions by the end of the first day. After a champagne start to the race there was a huge change in weather conditions by the end of the first day. The low pressure system emanating from the north arrived earlier than anticipated, extinguishing the trade winds to provide a windless night for many competitors. by Louay Habib Posted on 21 Feb
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