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420 and 470 Junior Europeans - Leaders retain control on day 2 By International 420 Class Association, , 7:13 PM Thu 14 Aug 2014 GMT
Rain gave way to an overcast day with patches of blue sky on race day two at the 420 and 470 Junior Europeans in Gdynia, Poland. Two races for all fleets in a 14-17 knot north-westerly breeze and flat seas. Conditions were a bit shifty, influenced by the passing storm, which meant those at the front had to control the fleet, as any team that found the gusts accelerated away. ...

UK 29er National Championship - No racing on day 4 By Debbie Darling, , 7:06 PM Thu 14 Aug 2014 GMT
Stuart Childerley is a multiple sailing champion and Finn Olympian, and also Race Officer at the Zhik UK 29er Nationals; he has often competed at ‘tricky’ championships but the conditions at North Berwick have certainly challenged his race management skills. ...

Round Britain and Ireland Race - Dongfeng out of the washing machine By Amy Monkman, , 5:42 PM Thu 14 Aug 2014 GMT
Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race, day four onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Thanks to Mother Nature, offshore racing is one of the most unpredictable sports around. If you can’t handle unpredictability, ecstatic highs and unfair lows then this sport is probably not for you. ...

Round Britain and Ireland Race - Extraordinary series of events By Trish Jenkins, , 5:32 PM Thu 14 Aug 2014 GMT
Skipper Sidney Gavignet and the crew of Musandam-Oman Sail, a MOD70 trimaran, crossed the finish line of the 2014 Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race off the Royal Yacht Squadron, Cowes, at 12.42.36 BST on Thursday 14th August 2014. ...

Gazprom Swan 60 World Championship - Bronenosec secures second victory By Jessica Francis, , 4:13 PM Thu 14 Aug 2014 GMT
Defending Champions, Bronenosec (RUS) representing Saint Petersburg Yacht Club and sponsored by Gazprom, have secured a second victory in the 2014 Gazprom Swan 60 World Championship. Held in conjunction with the 33 Copa del Rey Mapfre, the event provided the best racing conditions so far on the 2014 Gazprom Swan 60 circuit interspersed with Spanish royalty and stylish social occasions. ...

Round Britain and Ireland Race: Musandam-Oman Sail on top of the world By Oman Sail, , 3:46 PM Thu 14 Aug 2014 GMT
Musandam-Oman Sail have set a new world record for sailing round Britain and Ireland after shaving sixteen minutes off the current record and taking line honours in the 2014 Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race after a nail-biting end to a remarkable three days. ...

IFDS World Championship - GBR SKUD sailors aim for super six By Matt Carter, , 2:57 PM Thu 14 Aug 2014 GMT
Alexandra Rickham and Niki Birrell will aim to win a sixth straight world title when they line up at the IFDS Disabled Sailing Combined World Championships in Halifax, Canada, next week (19-24 August). ...

RYA Publications team up with Simon Bornhoft to offer amazing prize By Emma Slater, , 2:28 PM Thu 14 Aug 2014 GMT
To celebrate the upcoming National Watersports Festival (NWF), taking place over the weekend of 05-07 September at Hayling Island, RYA Publications have teamed up with internationally acclaimed windsurfing coach and RYA author, Simon Bornhoft to offer one lucky winner the chance to win an amazing prize. ...

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