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Star World Championship - Day 1 images by Carlo Borlenghi

by Carlo Borlenghi Images on 1 Jul 2014
Fleet - 2014 Star World Championship, day 1 Carlo Borlenghi http://www.carloborlenghi.com
Photographer Carlo Borlenghi was on the water for day one of the Star World Championship to capture these images.











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