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News for the Last 30 Days - New Zealand & the World

Volvo Ocean Race: Team Vestas Wind hits reef and will be abandoned *Feature By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 8:47 PM Sat 29 Nov 2014 GMT
The Danish flagged entry, and newest boat on the Volvo Ocean race, Team Vestas Wind, has struck a reek off Mauritius and will be abandoned. ...
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Collinson FX Market Commentary: Nov 28 - Oil cartel forces price drop By Collinson FX, , 12:21 PM Sat 29 Nov 2014 GMT
November 28, 2014: The OPEC cartel managed to push oil prices even lower overnight by refraining from cutting production limits, putting massive pressure on higher cost oil producing nations. ...
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First Abu Dhabi, ISAF Sailing World Cup medals decided By ISAF, , 12:09 PM Sat 29 Nov 2014 GMT
The first medals have been decided at the 2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup Final in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. A testing breeze in the region of 8-12 knots greeted the Women’s RS:X, Laser, 49erFX, Women’s 470 and Finn racers for the morning session of Medal Races. ...
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ISAF World Cup: Kiwis lead in 49erFX in Abu Dhabi By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 10:44 AM Sat 29 Nov 2014 GMT
After the conclusion of the first two days of sailing in the ISAF Gold Cup Final in Abu Dhabi, the New Zealand 49er FX team hold an 11 pt lead. In the Mens 49er events Marcus Hansen and Josh Porebski have pulled through from 10th overall on the first day to be in second, 9pts off the leading Polish sailors, after turning a 3, 1, 8 place card ...
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SSORC 2014: Images by Crosbie Lorimer By Crosbie Lorimer, Sydney , 10:25 AM Sat 29 Nov 2014 GMT
Given the mid morning start to their short passage race to Lion Island and back for the first race of the Short Ocean Racing Series, things were looking a little quiet for the IRC and PHS divisions. But PRO Denis Thompson had barely raised the AP flag than the expected nor'easter started to build across the harbour and the fleet got away minutes later. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Tropical depression proves to be circuit breaker *Feature By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 8:24 AM Sat 29 Nov 2014 GMT
The seven strong fleet in the Volvo Ocean Race have been split in two by the effects of a tropical depression over the past 24 hours or so. Having been in close contact for the first week of the race, and covered by about 25nm, the lead group positioned to the east gained a 20nm lead over the three boats positioned to the west, off the coast of Mauritius. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - Tropical motorway By Robbert-Jan Metselaar, , 7:36 AM Sat 29 Nov 2014 GMT
Team Brunel has sailed into the tropical depression. Although the wind has moderated slightly, it is still blowing at 32 knots (61 km/h) from the south east. ...
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2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup Final - Abu Dhabi - Leaderboards shape up By ISAF, , 5:02 AM Sat 29 Nov 2014 GMT
2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup Final - Abu Dhabi - The leaderboards across the ten Olympic and open kiteboarding event at the 2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup Final in Abu Dhabi, UAE are shaping up ahead of the penultimate day of racing. ...
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Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image - Last opportunity to vote! By Bernard Schopfer, , 4:09 AM Sat 29 Nov 2014 GMT
The ‘Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image 2014’ competition is proving more popular than ever. In just under a month, no less than 50,000 people have visited the event website and viewed 380,000 pages, whilst more than 28,000 people have already voted for their favorite photograph. The social networks have been hugely successful too, with uncountable mentions, ‘shares’ and ‘likes’. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Heading into a tropical Depression *Feature By Mike Scullin, Predictwind, , 10:40 AM Fri 28 Nov 2014 GMT
The weather team at PredictWind have put together this prognosis for the next few days, looking at what lies ahead of the Volvo Ocean Race fleet ...
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Musto International Youth Match Racing: RNZYS takes the title By Cruising Yacht Club Of Australia, , 8:41 AM Fri 28 Nov 2014 GMT
Musto International Youth Match Racing Championship: A clearly elated Brasell was 'over the moon,' with a performance that sees the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron takes the title for the third consecutive year. Brasell and his crew of Connor Mashlan, Logan Andresen and fill-in crew Malcolm Parker representing Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, sailed consistently throughout the day. ...
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Flying high at the ISAF Sailing World Cup – Melbourne By Lisa Ratcliff, , 8:04 AM Fri 28 Nov 2014 GMT
Seven Australian Sailing Team and Squad crews are currently competing in five of the Olympic events at Abu Dhabi at the inaugural ISAF Sailing World Cup Final. Next on the AST and Squad’s calendar is the World Cup in Melbourne, December 7-14, 2014. The deadline of Tuesday December 2nd for entries is fast approaching and organiser Yachting Victoria is calling for final registrations. ...
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NSW 12 Foot Skiff State Championship - Garde favourites for the event By Skiff Ed, Sydney , 8:00 AM Fri 28 Nov 2014 GMT
2014 NSW 12 Foot Skiff State Championship - This Saturday the 29th of November sees the NSW 12ft Skiff fleet contest the State Championships. Skiffs from Lane Cove, Abbotsford and The Sydney Flying Squadron with greet the staters with the event returning to its spiritual home the Sydney Flying Squadron for the first time in five years. ...
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eBay auction for crew spots in the CYCA SOLAS Big Boat Challenge By Louise Bashford, , 11:39 PM Thu 27 Nov 2014 GMT
The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia has once again launched its eBay auction that provides an exclusive opportunity to bid for places onboard one of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race favourites, when they compete in the CYCA’s SOLAS Big Boat Challenge – the spectacular maxi yacht race around Sydney Harbour on Tuesday 9 December. ...
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ISAF Sailing World Cup Final - Spectacular opening day in Abu Dhabi By ISAF, , 3:06 PM Thu 27 Nov 2014 GMT
ISAF Sailing World Cup Final Abu Dhabi 2014: Smiles were present before racing at the Abu Dhabi Sailing & Yacht Club, on the waters off of the Corniche and around Lulu Island and back ashore upon the conclusion of racing. A north westerly breeze that ranged between 9-14 knots greeted the sailors across the four race tracks. The outside courses saw big waves to add some spice to the sailors’ lives. ...
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America's Cup: San Diego YC Commodore on the America's Cup venue By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 12:23 PM Thu 27 Nov 2014 GMT
The Commodore of the San Diego Yacht Club, which has hosted three America's Cups and one America's Cup World Series, appeared on local TV, commenting on the apparent decision to award the 35th America's Cup to British Overseas Territory of Bermuda. In this replay of the video Commodore Chuck Sinks, deftly stays within the confines of not confirming that Bermuda has won the hosting rights. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Abu Dhabi drops the lead - and then comes back By Matt Knighton, OBR, Abu Dhabi OR, , 9:44 AM Thu 27 Nov 2014 GMT
Overall race leader, Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing has slipped in the Volvo Ocean Race having led for most of Leg 2, and won Leg 1. But as has been done before Abu Dhabi has caught up, and now playing storm-watch. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Mast Track issue adds to pressure on Dongfeng By Dongfeng Race Team, , 9:38 AM Thu 27 Nov 2014 GMT
Mast track issues have dogged the Chinese Volvo Ocean Race entry, Dongfeng Race Team on Leg 2 on the 40,000nm round the world race. The problem is not fully repairable in the current upwind and bumpy conditions, and is certainly an issue of concern for Charles Caudrelier led team. ...
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Collinson FX Market Commentary: Nov 27 - NZD impacted By Collinson FX, , 9:18 AM Thu 27 Nov 2014 GMT
November 27, 2014: The NZD has been impacted by weaker commodities (mainly dairy) but not to the extent of its ANZAC partner. The KIWI trades back towards 0.7900 while the cross has spiked north. China remains crucial to commodity demand and all signs point to a slowing in demand. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: The Traemeister's onboard gym session *Feature By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 4:33 AM Thu 27 Nov 2014 GMT
On Board Reporter, Brian Carlin, claimed he did not know what a Gym before he set foot aboard Team Vestas Wind. And then compounded his issues by saying that he thought 'Gym' was pronounced 'Gime'. Fitness freak Trae has taken on the invidious task of getting the Irish OBM up to a passable fitness level, believed to be 100 push-ups. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Thanksgiving at Sea *Feature By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 3:21 AM Thu 27 Nov 2014 GMT
Although they may be far from home, old traditions aren't forgotten as the US crew aboard Team Alvimedica celebrate one of the great traditions. And the non-US crew partake of their first Thanksgiving, off the coast of Madagascar. There's some of the traditional fare, adapted for the Volvo Ocean Race, and some messages and mementos from home. ...
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2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Launch of Ragamuffin 100 By Louise Bashford, , 1:31 AM Thu 27 Nov 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - The official launch of Syd Fischer’s super maxi, Ragamuffin 100, will take place next Tuesday, 2 December 2014, at Sydney City Marine Complex, Rozelle. ...
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Oceanair debuts two new products at METS By Kiwi Yachting, , 9:52 PM Wed 26 Nov 2014 GMT
Oceanair has launched two new producst at METS, the worlds largest international boatshow, held in The Netherlands. Oceanair’s innovative SKYSOL Mini pleated blind has been designed specifically for portlights with cost and quality in mind. The second new product released is SKYSOL Precision, a cost-effective, compact pleated blind for yacht windows ...
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PredictWind launches new Offshore Application for Mac and PC By Mike Scullin, , 9:20 PM Wed 26 Nov 2014 GMT
The new application from PredictWind for Mac and PC is revolutionary for accessing weather data when offshore. Accessing GRIB files, Weather Routing, GMDSS forecasts and Satellite Imagery is now a simple task with the unique and user friendly interface. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Mapfre takes lead in Leg 2 as break point looms *Feature By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 7:20 PM Wed 26 Nov 2014 GMT
The latest position report from Volvo Ocean Race Control has given the lead in leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race to Mapfre (Iker Martinez). She takes over the lead from Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (Ian Walker), who has led from soon after the start of Leg 2, a week ago. ...
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