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Laser Radial World Championships at full speed By SailingNet, , 3:59 AM Wednesday 23 Jul 2014 - GMT
The 2014 Laser Radial World Championships are at full speed. There were 76 competitors from 25 countries at the start yesterday. The beginning of the day was very misty and there was very poor visibility. The decision to go on the water was made at 12:40 and the first race started at 14:06. There were two general OCS and five OCS with the black flag. ... [more]

Tasmanian Sailing Performance Program launch invitation By Peter Campbell, , 3:38 AM Wednesday 23 Jul 2014 - Sail-World AF GMT
Yachting Tasmania invites you or your representative to attend tomorrow’s launch of the State Sailing Performance Program and to meet some of Tasmania’s outstanding young sailors chosen to take part in the Program. ... [more]

29er North American Open Championship - Qualifying series wraps up By Marianne Davis, , 3:04 AM Wednesday 23 Jul 2014 - GMT
The second day of the 29er North American Open brought another day of sun and a six knot breeze. Both the yellow and blue fleets completed another three races to wrap up the qualifying series. Marte and Carla Munto from Spain is leading the fleet ahead of Australias Kurt Hansen and Harry Morton. Top Canadian boat Ryan Wood and Andrew Wood from West Vancouver is third. ... [more]

Collinson FX Market Commentary: July 23, 2014 - AUD creeps up By Collinson FX, , 12:57 AM Wednesday 23 Jul 2014 - Sail-World NZ GMT
July 23, 2014: The AUD has slowly climbed back towards 0.9385, while the country is pre-occupied with the Malaysian air crises, with little to divert on the economic front. Geo-Political issues remain central, with no major economic data to divert attention, although Central bank activity will impact. ... [more]

Opening ceremony O'pen Bic World Cup, Travemunde Week, Germany By Simon Dubbin, Travemunde , 10:27 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
The event is part of the famous 'Travemunde Regatta Week' which is in its 125th year. Australia and New Zealand are represented with six competitors amongst a fleet of more than 130 from 11 nations. ... [more]

Sailtime founder to share role of 'Skipper' with team Vicsail By Vicsail, Sydney , 10:13 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - GMT
Good news in the sailboat market today, with announcement that Graham Raspass, founder and CEO of SailTime Australia is taking on an additional key role and joining Vicsail. This move will lead to a sharing of the responsibility for the management and future direction of Vicsail between Raspass and Vicsail founders Brendan and Jo hunt. ... [more]

Six Metre Europeans - Wind fails to make an appearance on day 2 By Fiona Brown, , 9:24 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - GMT
Sadly the wind failed to make an appearance on day two of the Six Metre European Championship in Falmouth and the twenty-seven strong fleet experienced a frustrating day of waiting in vain. Initially the Race Committee held the fleet ashore for a three-hour postponement, but by early afternoon there were signs of a sea breeze so the boats set off for the race area. ... [more]

Edgartown Race Weekend - Let the sailing (and good times) begin By Barby MacGowan, , 8:39 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
It’s time again for Edgartown Yacht Club to host its annual Edgartown Race Weekend on Martha’s Vineyard. The event, for IRC, PHRF (racing spinnaker, cruising non-spinnaker) and Double-Handed sailboats, takes place this Thursday through Saturday (July 24-26), and by the looks of the entry list and schedule there will be no shortage of talent participating or fun to be had. ... [more]

OK Dinghy European Championship - Hot and tricky day 1 in Steinhude By Robert Deaves, , 8:24 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - GMT
At the OK Dinghy European Championship, it was a very hot and tricky first day with the highly changeable winds producing a very mixed bag of results for most of the competitors as the hot German wind laid on challenging conditions for the competitors. But in contrast to recent days there was wind and the fleet set out on time. ... [more]

ISAF Youth Match Racing World Championship - Action commences July 23 By ISAF, , 6:50 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - GMT
Two practice days are behind the competitors and racing at the 2014 ISAF Youth Match Racing World Championship is set to commence on Wednesday 23 July. Both Monday and Tuesday have been quite ideal conditions, having had nice moderate wind and sun. Only on Tuesday afternoon the wind got lighter. ... [more]

Glide Free Foils - the dinghy foiling break thru is on the market By David Schmidt, , 6:32 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
In 2006, the sailing world was stunned with the speed and performance of the foiling Moth, and the genie forever escaped the bottle. Flash-forward just a few short years, and the Moth Worlds were being were contested on foils; jump-forward a bit further still, and the 34th America’s Cup was won using foils. ... [more]

Tour de France a la Voile - Trio of race wins for Groupama 34 By Fabienne Morin, , 5:54 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - GMT
In the Tour de France a la Voile, Franck Cammas and his crew haven’t said their last word yet. With three wins today, they have greedily eaten a big piece of Daniel Souben’s cake. The Tour leader Courrier Dunkerque 3 is now 13 points ahead of Groupama 34. But the team in the hot seat tonight is Bretagne Crédit Mutuel Elite. ... [more]

Northern Scotland: Voyage to Orkney and Shetland Isles (Part 2) By Sheryl and Paul Shard, , 5:53 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - GMT
June 21 is the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, and we experienced almost 24 hours of daylight on Fair Isle. In the wee hours there was almost a ghostly bluish light in the air similar to the light during an eclipse of the sun. It was bizarre to see sheep lying asleep while a few islanders tended their gardens at 2a.m. in a strange twilight. ... [more]

International Moth Worlds - Mothballed on day 4 + Video By Mark Jardine / YachtsandYachting.com, , 4:45 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
Tuesday was originally scheduled as a lay-day at the Moth worlds and, in the end, that's exactly what happened, via a series of postponements. Racing was originally scheduled to start at 10am, then midday, then 1pm and finally 4pm. The abandonment flag was finally raised at 15:40 as only five knots was being registered in the bay from a wide range of directions. ... [more]

Clipper Motor Yachts expands with Boat Equity By Lauren Brittain, , 3:29 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - GMT
Clipper Motor Yachts has recently come onboard with Boat Equity to provide its customers with more options to get out on the water. Managing Director, Brett Thurley, mentioned that there are many boat share options on the market, but none really compare to the model that Boat Equity has produced. ... [more]

Check out the Fountaine Pajot Saba 50 at Autumn boat shows By Fountaine Pajot, , 2:59 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - GMT
The Fountaine Pajot Catamarans yard will be presenting its new 2015 Saba 50 for 2015 at all of the autumn boat shows: Cannes (9-14 September), La Rochelle (17-22 September), Barcelona (15-19 October), Gênes (1-6 October), and Annapolis (9-13 October). ... [more]

Brewin Dolphin Commodores' Cup - Ireland remains out front By RORC, , 2:42 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
Stronger winds and reaching conditions resulted in a shorter than expected offshore race that allowed crews to sleep in their own beds rather than spending a night at sea in the highest scoring race of the Royal Ocean Racing Club's Brewin Dolphin Commodores' Cup. ... [more]

Spirits high as Team Alvimedica completes Transatlantic crossing By Stefano Blin, , 2:19 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
Skipper Charlie Enright believes valuable lessons have been learned after Team Alvimedica successfully completed a second Transatlantic crossing as part of their preparations for the 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race. The US/Turkey entry arrived in the southern England port of Southampton on Saturday (July 19), nine days after leaving Rhode Island. ... [more]

Royal Navy sail past and one minute silence on Tuesday 5 August By Cowes Week Ltd, , 12:16 PM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
It was on August 5th 1914 that the first shot at sea was fired from the gun of HMS Lance in the North Sea. The gun is now a permanent exhibit in the HMS - Hear My Story gallery at the National Museum of the Royal Navy in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. ... [more]

2015 ilovesailing calendar filling up as winners 7 and 8 are announced By Emma Slater, , 11:33 AM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
As we crown Karen Langston from Beccles, Suffolk and Jacob Hill from Bangor, County Down winners seven and eight in the ilovesailing 2014 calendar competition just four more spots remain on the 2015 calendar. ... [more]

Royal Perth Yacht Club - There is indeed a Frostbite race six By Royal Perth Yacht Club, , 10:24 AM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
An error in the printing of the Redbook resulted in Frostbite race number six being omitted from the schedule. We would like to remind everyone that the next frostbite will be held on Sunday the third of August. ... [more]

NCYC’s 2014 EnviroPacific Services Inner Spring Regatta By Di Hansen and Richard Howard, , 10:04 AM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
The EnviroPacific Services 2014 Inner Spring Regatta will be held on the weekend of the 30th - 31st of August at Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club (NCYC). This year’s Inner Spring Regatta will mark the fourth anniversary of the event which has grown year on year and represents a great warm up for the 2014-15 summer sailing season. ... [more]

Maxi rivals set for Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race 2014 By Bronwen Ince, , 9:35 AM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
The race starts on Sydney Harbour at 1pm on Saturday 26th July, 2014. Two maxis will be competing within the race, Robert Oatley’s Wild Oats XI and Perpetual Loyal. On-board Loyal this year will be Australian Cricket Captain, Michael Clarke. ... [more]

Gladwell's Line: A change of direction needed in the America's Cup By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 8:16 AM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Last weekend's withdrawal of the Challenger of Record from the 35th America's Cup was a delicate piece of timing. If matters play out as expected then the Italian Challenger Luna Rossa is expected to be installed as the new Challenger of Record in early August. ... [more]

MOD70 Musandam-Oman Sail gears up for busy British racing season By Oman Sail, , 8:09 AM Tuesday 22 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
Oman Sail’s record-breaking MOD70 Musandam-Oman Sail will be on the trail of new trophies in August when it arrives in Cowes on the Isle of Wight, one of the world’s most celebrated sailing centres, to take part in two pinnacle events of the 2014 British offshore racing season. ... [more]

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