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PWA Awaza World Cup - Valerie Ghibaudo hits back on day 3 By Chris Yates, , 9:19 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
The waiting game continued on day three of the PWA Awaza World Cup as the sailors endured another long day on the beach. Just like yesterday the wind arrived in the early evening allowing the second elimination of the women’s slalom to be completed, in similar tricky conditions to yesterday, whilst the men have been whittled down to the top twenty-four. ... [more]

470 Junior Worlds - Five nations on the podium By 470 International Association Class, , 9:07 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Three medals were secured with a day to spare at the 470 Junior World Championships yesterday. So today’s medal race was all about who would claim bronze in the Women and Silver and Bronze medals in the Men/Mixed events. Despite closely fought racing and a few close shaves, the same teams holding the podium places going into the medal race retained them to safely secure their medals. ... [more]

470 Junior Worlds - Podium success for Jess Lavery and Megan Brickwood By RYA, , 8:58 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
Great Britain’s sailors were celebrating silver success on Wednesday (2 July), as Jess Lavery and Megan Brickwood claimed a podium finish on the penultimate day of the 470 Junior World Championships in Cervia, Italy. ... [more]

RS:X Europeans - Champaign conditions in Cesme + Video By Icarus Sailing Media, , 8:47 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
After one day of relaxation at the 2014 RSX European Windsurfing Championships and Open Trophy in Turkey, today the windsurfers were back on the race track and resumed racing. Perfect conditions with the breeze around 20 knots – for some fast and furious racing. ... [more]

Star World Championship - Hard fought win on day 4 + Video By Icarus Sailing Media, , 8:13 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Day four at the 2014 International Star Class World Championship will be remembered as the longer, until now, of this 92nd edition. Two races were in schedule due to the yesterday’s cancellation of the race number three in order to catch up with the program. ... [more]

ORC European Championship - Wet and wild start in Valencia By ORC Media, , 8:02 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
With stormy weather featuring rain squalls over 25 knots, huge waves, and even a waterspout in the course area, the 51 entries from 11 nations had a wet and wild start today at the 2014 ORC European Championship being held with the Trofeo SM La Reina at the Real Club Nautico Valencia (RCNV). ... [more]

Fusion achieves industry-wide acceptance of FUSION-Link By Andrew Golden, , 7:36 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Fusion revealed today that its innovative and award-winning FUSION-Link™ technology has been adopted by all marine Multi-Function Display manufacturers and has seen strong acceptance in the boat builder community. ... [more]

J80 European Championship - Interface Concept reclaims lead By Neus Jordi, , 7:17 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
France’s 'Interface Concept', skippered by Simon Moriceau, finished first in the only race held today at Barcelona’s Maresme waterfront in the J80 European championship staged by Club Náutico El Balís. The French team recovered the lead replacing 'Factor Energía', commanded by José María van der Ploeg, who still has options to fight for the title of the event that will finish tomorrow. ... [more]

Invitational Team Racing Challenge underway By Jill Campbell/Donata Cuppone, , 6:59 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
The first edition of the Invitational Team Racing Challenge, organized by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda in Porto Cervo, got off to a superb start with perfect sailing conditions and well over half of the matches in the round robin completed on day one. ... [more]

Tour de France à la voile - Docks of Dunkerque are buzzing By Fabienne Morin, , 5:36 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
It’s the day before the Tour de France a la Voile Prologue. The docks of Dunkerque are buzzing with activity. Crew members and shore teams are working hand in hand in a race against time. And for those who are better prepared, it’s a day on the water... Will they be the first to cross the finish line tomorrow? ... [more]

Stena Match Cup Sweden - Action-packed match racing + Video By Alpari World Match Racing Tour, , 5:22 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Stena Match Cup Sweden is known for being one of the few events where, thanks to the boats and venue topography, sailors can race in anger inshore in gale force conditions with spinnakers. Over its 20 years this has provided some of the most action-packed match racing of all time, all visible to the spectators packing Marstrand’s natural sailing stadium. ... [more]

Oceans of Hope yacht arrives in Portsmouth By Heather Ewing, , 5:19 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Oceans of Hope, the 20-metre yacht undertaking the first circumnavigation with a working crew of people with multiple sclerosis (MS), has arrived in Portsmouth, UK, on the latest leg of the 61,000-kilometre (33,000-nautical mile) global voyage. ... [more]

Nacra 17 European Championships: Britain’s sailors will be on the hunt By Matt Carter, , 5:08 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
Britain’s sailors will be on the hunt for European glory when racing kicks off at the 2014 Nacra 17 European Championships in La Grande Motte, France, on Monday (7 July). Five British Sailing Team crews will be in action in the mixed multihull event at the Yacht Club Grande Motte from the 7-12 July. ... [more]

Solitaire du Figaro - Experience was ultimately the key By Marie Le Berrigaud-Perochon, , 4:55 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Experience was ultimately the key for the winner of the 2014 La Solitaire du Figaro Eric Bompard cachemire which finished into Cherbourg Octeville Wednesday. The 38 year old Jérémie Beyou who won the fourth and final stage of the race was joined on the podium after his 14th participation by two 30 year olds and a 25 year old. ... [more]

Bell's Beer Bayview Mackinac Race - Registration details By Bayview Mackinac Race Committee, , 4:44 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
Bell's Beer Bayview Mackinac Race - It's hard to believe that registration is less than a week away! Here's a step-by-step manual to make sure you are ready for registration. Please note that you must bring a printed copy of your Boarding Pass to registration or you will not be able to register! ... [more]

Etchells Worlds: Top NZ crew places 13th in Newport By Andrew Wills, , 4:28 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Three NZ crews competed in the 2014 Etchells Worlds in Newport RI. It was the 46th World Championship for the three/four man keelboat and attracted a very strong fleet from the ranks of the America's Cup, Volvo Ocean Race and Olympic classes, as well as the top regular competitors on the international Etchells circuits. ... [more]

RORC Transatlantic Race - Polishing up the silver By Trish Jenkins, , 4:26 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
Two magnificent perpetual trophies will be awarded to winners of the Royal Ocean Racing Club's inaugural Transatlantic Race this November. Departing from Puerto Calero, Lanzarote, the first yacht to complete the course and cross the finish line, 2,800 miles later in Grenada, will be presented with an exquisite sterling silver trophy by the International Maxi Association (IMA). ... [more]

Suncoast Grand Prix - 77 Lucas Oil team prepares + Video By Barbara Biers, , 4:11 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
The 77 Lucas Oil team is making their final preparations before heading to Sarasota after claiming third place in Superboat Unlimited class last month during the Cocoa Beach Grand Prix. The team was proud to see their SilverHook hull featured on the official logo for the 30th Annual Suncoast Grand Prix Festival. ... [more]

BSE Brisbane Slipways open for business as normal By Denis Maher, , 4:02 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
BSE Brisbane Slipways wishes to reassure ship owners and operators in the South Pacific region that it’s Brisbane dockyard remains open for ship repair and engineering works as normal, and that it is not affected in any way by the recently announced closure of the adjoining Forgacs Cairncross Drydock. ... [more]

Commercial fishers on shore for mullet season By Fisheries Queensland, , 3:56 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast tourists can expect to see commercial fishing boats close to and on the shoreline over the school holidays. Queensland Boating and Fisheries Patrol acting district manager Cherelle Broughton said commercial fishing for mullet is permitted in tidal waters within 400 metres of land. ... [more]

Vic-Maui International Yacht Race - First start to lead off busy day By Vic-Maui International Yacht Race, , 3:44 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Today, Thursday July 3, at 10:00 am, the first start of the 2014 Vic-Maui International Yacht Race will lead off a busy day in Victoria. The Vic-Maui fleet is a buzz of activity as crews of the first start boats prepare to cast off for 2,308 nautical miles of blue water ocean sailing and adventure. ... [more]

Melges 24 European Sailing Series Cup arrives in Riva del Garda By International Melges 24 Class Association, , 3:32 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Audi and Melges 24 are gathering for the first time at Riva del Garda for what is the fourth act of the European Sailing Series, taking place between today and Sunday at the upper Benaco Lake side with 46 participating teams coming from eleven nations. ... [more]

Youth Worlds level set high by Zofia Klepacka + Video By ISAF / Imogen Stanley, , 3:22 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Zofia Noceti-Klepacka (POL) is one of the most successful sailors to ever compete at the ISAF Youth Worlds Sailing Championships, winning a record four consecutive gold medals between 2001 – 2004, matching Sally Cuthbert. From 1993 – 1996 Cuthbert won four straight gold medals in the Laser II class, a record no one thought would be matched until Klepacka came along just five years later. ... [more]

Chester Race Week - Registration now open By Julia Reed, , 3:16 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Greetings everyone. Welcome to a new season of sailing and Chester Race Week 2014. We are happy to let everyone know that our Web Site and Registration have gone live for the 2014 Racing Event. This year we will be using the services of 'Yacht Scoring' to track our racing and to record the on-water race results. ... [more]

Collinson FX Market Commentary: July 3, 2014 - KIWI remains strong By Collinson FX, , 3:15 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - Sail-World NZ GMT
July 3, 2014: The AUD retreated to 0.9440 with a surprising jump in the trade deficit. The deficit jumped from minus A$780m to minus A$ 1,911m, giving pause to a trade lead recovery, impacted by a rising currency. The KIWI remained strong, trading 0.8770, supported by extremely attractive interest rates, and a complicit Central Bank. ... [more]

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