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America's Cup - The other half of the AC75 design team America's Cup - The other half of the AC75 design team Newsroom's Suzanne McFadden, a long time America's Cup correspondent talks with Elise Beavis Newsroom's Suzanne McFadden, a long time America's Cup correspondent talks with Elise Beavis, the engineering graduate who joined Emirates Team New Zealand straight from University and spent three years working on the Cyclor development project among others. by Suzanne McFadden, Newsroom Posted today at 7:00 pm Leaders tighten grip on top spots at Formula Kite World Championships Leaders tighten grip on top spots at Formula Kite World Championships Olly Bridge preserved his overnight lead with another all-star performance in breeze that quickly built to over 20knots After an uncharacteristically faltering start to his day that saw him finish third in race one after mistakenly heading towards the wrong mark, the Brit barely skipped a beat winning the next five of the day’s six races. by Oman Sail Posted today at 3:08 pm Volvo Ocean Race – Temperatures falling as race heats up Volvo Ocean Race – Temperatures falling as race heats up Dongfeng, skippered by Charles Caudrelier, covered an impressive 517 miles in the 24 hours leading up to the 1300 UTC MAPFRE continued to lead the seven-strong fleet on Tuesday, but their 35 nautical mile advantage yesterday had been whittled down to 26 miles as the chasing pack close in. by Volvo Ocean Race Posted today at 2:51 pm RORC Transatlantic Race – Record fleet ready in Marina Lanzarote RORC Transatlantic Race – Record fleet ready in Marina Lanzarote Over 100 competitors attended welcome reception held on the spectacular rooftop terrace at Real Club Náutico de Arrecife For several of the young competitors in the race, this will be their first transatlantic crossing, but for others, like legendary Spanish six-times round the world circumnavigator and Volvo Ocean Race sailor, Guillermo Altadill, the RORC Transatlantic Race will bring the number of his Atlantic crossings to 19! by Louay Habib Posted today at 2:25 pm B&G launches VOR series B&G launches VOR series Libby was team navigator for Team SCA and so is no stranger to the challenges and dilemmas faced. Libby was team navigator for Team SCA in the last edition of the race and so is no stranger to the challenges and dilemmas faced. by Marine Advertising Agency Posted today at 1:30 pm B&G introduces radar enabled Vulcan sailing chartplotters B&G introduces radar enabled Vulcan sailing chartplotters A Vulcan provides the ultimate in on?water entertainment, safety and communication. With the addition of SonicHub™ marine audio, V20 and V50 DSC VHF Radios and AIS transceivers, a Vulcan provides the ultimate in on?water entertainment, safety and communication. by Marine Advertising Agency Posted today at 1:04 pm Osprey Technical to launch B&G instrument app Osprey Technical to launch B&G instrument app The data fetch process is also dynamic meaning software updates and other variables will also be retrieved. The data fetch process is also dynamic meaning software updates and other variables will also be retrieved. by Marine Advertising Agency Posted today at 12:35 pm Clipper World Race – Day 21, Race 3 – Teams count down to Fremantle Clipper World Race – Day 21, Race 3 – Teams count down to Fremantle Not far behind in fourth place is Dare To Lead with Unicef, which had made a decision to sail alongside GREAT Britain The team will come out of stealth mode at midnight tonight (UTC) and the results of the Elliot Brown Ocean Sprint will be confirmed once all teams have completed the course. by The Clipper Race Posted today at 11:34 am 2017 ends with Foiling Awards, 2018 begins from Sydney 2017 ends with Foiling Awards, 2018 begins from Sydney BMW had chosen to present the Innovation category. The BMW Group has always encouraged innovation. Persico Marine and the Project Award are a natural combination: Persico Marine builds custom racing yachts for the world’s most renowned racing teams and private owners. Persico is highly regarded as a skilled, full-service supplier, always ready to share its technological know-how with its clients. by Foiling Week Posted today at 11:21 am America's Cup - Ainslie and Simmer look forward to AC75 opportunity America's Cup - Ainslie and Simmer look forward to AC75 opportunity Team Principal and Skipper, Ben Ainslie welcomed the early announcement The concept drawings for the new 75 foot monohull that will contest the 36th America's Cup in 2021 have been announced by the Defender, Emirates Team New Zealand. Sticking with high performance innovation expected of the America's Cup, the new class will be a foiling monohull on two large canting T-foils and a single T-foil rudder lifting the boat into the air. by Land Rover BAR Posted today at 8:23 am Initiatives Cœur finishes sixth in Transat Jacques Vabre Imoca class Initiatives Cœur finishes sixth in Transat Jacques Vabre Imoca class Tanguy de Lamotte and Samantha Davies, on Initiatives Cœur, have finished sixth in Imoca class of Transat Jacques Vabre Tanguy de Lamotte and Samantha Davies, on Initiatives Cœur, have finished sixth in the Imoca class of the 13th edition of the Transat Jacques Vabre after crossing the finish line in the Bay of All Saints in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil on Monday, November 20, 2017 at 20:15:39 (UTC), 15 days, 07 hours 40 minutes and 39 seconds after leaving Le Havre, Normandy, France. by Transat Jacques Vabre Posted today at 6:33 am America's Cup - Council Report says ETNZ base choice is a clear winner America's Cup - Council Report says ETNZ base choice is a clear winner An Executive Summary in a Report to Auckland Council recommends approving three options for an Auckland America's Cup An Executive Summary in a Report to Auckland Council recommends approving three options for an Auckland America's Cup as a next step basis for negotiations with central Government and Emirates Team New Zealand. In a points-based analysis, the Halsey Street extension option preferred by Emirates Team New Zealand and Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron is a clear winner by a significant margin. by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com NZ Posted today at 4:52 am America's Cup - Economic impact study says Cup worth a billion to NZ America's Cup - Economic impact study says Cup worth a billion to NZ Report has been issued today, showing the basis of calculation of the benefits to Auckland and New Zealand. The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has commissioned Market Economics to evaluate the potential economic impact of an Auckland-based 36th America’s Cup. The report has been issued today, showing the basis of calculation of the benefits to Auckland and New Zealand. The report highlights a major error in value used by Auckland City for the benefits of superyacht servicing. by Sail-World and MBIE Posted on 20 Nov SuperFoiler secure World Beaters SuperFoiler secure World Beaters The world’s best sailors will line-up on Australian waters for the first season of the SuperFoiler Grand Prix circuit The world’s best sailors will line-up on Australian waters for the first season of the SuperFoiler Grand Prix circuit. Home-grown America’s Cup winner Glenn Ashby (Emirates Team New Zealand) has announced he will join forces with countrymen and fellow AC35 stars Nathan Outteridge and Iain Jensen by Nick Vindin Posted on 20 Nov America's Cup - Call for Auckland base thinking to be led by ETNZ America's Cup - Call for Auckland base thinking to be led by ETNZ Property Institute of New Zealand Chief Executive, Ashley Church, is calling for swift action In a week in which the issue of option for the 2021 America's Cup has become dominated by pressures groups and those with the apparent ability to bend the ear of local and national politicians, the Property Institute has called for those with experience in the America' Cup to be heeded. by Richard Gladwell and Property Institute Posted on 20 Nov America's Cup - Extreme Tri-foiling ballasted monohull for 2021 Match America's Cup - Extreme Tri-foiling ballasted monohull for 2021 Match Emirates Team New Zealand have released the concept drawings for the new AC75 class Emirates Team New Zealand have released the concept drawings for the new AC75 class to be used in the 2021 America's Cup. Also released is a video of the ballasted tri-foiling 75ft monohull which utilises a foiling concept that have not yet been tried in a monohull of this size. The Emirates Team NZ and Luna Rossa design teams have spent the last four months evaluating concepts by Richard Gladwell and Emirates Team New Zealand Posted on 20 Nov Volvo Ocean Race – Team Brunel in stealth mode Volvo Ocean Race – Team Brunel in stealth mode With less than 2,000 nautical miles to go to the finish of the second leg, Team Brunel decided to go into ‘Stealth Mode’ The British Abby Ehler has given the next update from the boat shortly after the start of stealth mode. Ehler: 'I think most route programs suggest that the Northern route is the best route to go. Capey, our navigator would like to go to the south. by Team Brunel Posted on 20 Nov 11th Yisunsin Cup International Yacht Race – Day 3 11th Yisunsin Cup International Yacht Race – Day 3 In the only one last decisive race of the day, wind conditions were ideal – with a light breeze up to 12 knots. In the ORC III class, Monella won the race – overtaking yesterday’s leader. Samba dominated ORC II by continuing its winning strike - with three out of three wins. While in the ORC I class, the competition was very high. Vikira won the race – and with that the championship… just one point in front of First in an epic finale! by Icarus Sports Posted on 20 Nov Transat Jacques Vabre– Britain’s Davies preparing to cross finish line Transat Jacques Vabre– Britain’s Davies preparing to cross finish line Meanwhile in the Class40, the Anglo-Spanish duo of Phil Sharp and Pablo Santurde have slipped back to third place. The brutal reality is that their boat, Imerys Clean Energy, is a generation older than those of their two French rivals, who have sailed past them in the same wind. There is just over 600 miles of racetrack left down the coast of Brazil to find some magic. by TJV Posted on 20 Nov Chase for Formula Kite World Championship glory in Oman kicks off Chase for Formula Kite World Championship glory in Oman kicks off The pair, close friends off the water, traded wins and second-place finishes all day in their flight’s six races. Younger sibling Guy Bridge, competing in a different flight of the qualifying series, took four firsts and a second, beating off challenges from Theo Lhostis (FRA) and another former Formula Kite World Champion, Germany’s Florian Gruber. by Oman Sail Posted on 20 Nov
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