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Sailing World Cup Hyeres - View Medal Races Live - Here
by Sail-World.com NZL
Sunday 1 May's Medal Races at Sailing World Cup Hyères are to be live on the video channel below Sunday 1 May's Medal Races at Sailing World Cup Hyères are to be broadcast live on World Sailing's YouTube Channel. Racing is to start at 09:00 UTC, 11:00 CEST, local time.
Posted on 30 Apr
2016 SWC - Hyeres - Australia wins Gold in the Paralympic 2.4mR class
by Megan McKay
Australia’s Matt Bugg has won Gold at this year’s Sailing World Cup Hyères regatta in the Paralympic 2.4mR class 2016 Sailing World Cup - Hyeres - Australia’s Matt Bugg has won Gold at this year’s Sailing World Cup Hyères regatta in the Paralympic 2.4mR class, while our Sonar crew of Colin Harrison, Jonathan Harris and Russell Boaden finished fourth overall. Meanwhile in the Olympic classes, Australia is well-positioned in several classes for tomorrow’s medal races.
Posted today at 2:00 am
Laser Radial Masters Worlds - Winners come from four nations
by Ravi Subramanian
Laser Radial Masters Worlds concluded, with winners from New Zealand, Brazil, Australia/United States claiming top spots The 2016 Laser Radial Masters World Championship has concluded, with winners from New Zealand, Brazil, Australia, and the United States of America claiming top spots in the five age-grouped divisions. Masters sailors are all at least 35 years old, and are grouped by decades – Apprentice (35-44), Masters (45-54), Grand Masters (55-64), Great Grand Masters (65-75), and Legends (75+).
Posted today at 6:39 am
Jake Lilley leads fleet into medal race after third bullet in Hyeres
by Robert Deaves
2016 Sailing World Cup - Hyeres - This week has been one of swings and roundabouts for Jake Lilley (AUS). 2016 Sailing World Cup - Hyeres - This week has been one of swings and roundabouts for Jake Lilley (AUS). Leading after two race wins on day two, he struggled yesterday only to bounce back and win the final opening series race to lead the fleet into the medal race by seven points.
Posted today at 6:17 am
Game over in the 49er, 26 in a row for Burling and Tuke
by Daniel Smith
It's game over in 49er at Sailing World Cup Hyeres with Peter Burling and Blair Tuke taking 26th consecutive victory 2016 Sailing World Cup - Hyeres - It's game over in the 49er at Sailing World Cup Hyeres with Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) taking their 26th consecutive victory ahead of Sunday's televised Medal Races.
Posted today at 5:17 am
SWC Hyeres - Australia's Bugg takes maiden international win
by Richard Aspland
At the Sailing World Cup Hyeres a duck was broken as Australia's Matthew Bugg got his maiden international event win At the Sailing World Cup Hyeres a duck was broken as Australia's Matthew Bugg got his maiden international event win in the 2.4 Norlin OD. In the Sonar class, Norway took the gold away from an up and down regatta for the team on the French Riviera.
Posted today at 2:32 am
Sail-World update - setting up the correct region
by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com NZL
Sail-World switched to a new version of the site this morning Antipodean time. Sail-World switched to a new version of the site Thursday morning Antipodean time. Readers in New Zealand may be viewing Sail-World Australia when they open Sail-World for the first time. This is due to a geolocation technical issue which can affect some devices and systems. Here's the simple way to apply a one-off, one-click fix.
Posted on 30 Apr
ANZAC 18fter Champs - Series video
by Auckland Skiff League
.Catch the video of last week's ANZAC 18ft skiff Championship whcih attracted 14 entres from three countries. Catch the video of last week's ANZAC 18ft skiff Championship whcih attracted 14 entres from three countries. The series was won by New Zealand's Yamaha, with Thurlow Fisher (AUS) in second place.
Posted on 30 Apr
Clipper Race– Logistics Panama Cup kicks off after successful stopover
by The Clipper Race
At 0320UTC the Le Mans start led by Skipper Ash Skett, took place just beyond the entrance of the Strait of Juan de Fuca At 0320 UTC (2020 local time) the Le Mans start, led by Garmin Skipper Ash Skett, took place just beyond the entrance of the Strait of Juan de Fuca.
Posted on 30 Apr
Alinghi impresses with its consistency at Extreme Sailing Series Act 2
by Extreme Sailing Series
Arnaud Psarofaghis and his Swiss crew put on a second-day masterclass in tricky, light winds after two days of action. Co-skipper Arnaud Psarofaghis and his Swiss crew put on a second-day masterclass in tricky, light winds after two days of action in Qingdao, China’s Olympic Sailing City.
Posted on 30 Apr
Extreme Sailing Series– Oman Air returns to its baffling best on day 2
by Oman Sail
Reading the constant shifts in wind direction and strength proved to be the biggest challenge of the day for eight crews Reading the constant shifts in wind direction and strength proved to be the biggest challenge of the day for the eight crews on Fushan Bay and none of them mastered completely the variations and deviations though Morgan Larson and Oman Air were alone in posting two race victories.
Posted on 30 Apr
Defining moments for Lucas Calabrese at Sailing World Cup Hyères
by Richard Aspland
People sail for many reasons. Those reasons change throughout life. You may start competing the minute you get in a boat People sail for many reasons, and those reasons change throughout life. You may start competing the minute you get in a boat but end on a lazy Sunday afternoon watching the world go by, and anything else in between.
Posted on 30 Apr
The Clipper Race - Le Mans start for PSP Logistics Panama Cup
by Clipper Round the World
2015 -16 Clipper Race - PSP Logistics Panama Cup started at 0320 UTC (2020 local time) with a Le Mans start procedure. 2015 -16 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - PSP Logistics Panama Cup started at 0320 UTC (2020 local time) with a Le Mans start procedure. Ash Skett, skipper of Garmin, reported: 'All went smoothly and it was a clean start on the first attempt. Wind was about 15 knots from the West.'
Posted on 30 Apr
Multihull Solutions Phuket Regatta set to make waves
by Kate Elkington
Organisers of 2016 Multihull Solutions Phuket Regatta anticipate this year's event to be most successful in its history Organisers of the 2016 Multihull Solutions Phuket Regatta anticipate this year's event to be the most successful in its nine-year history. Staged from 14-17 July, the 2016 multihull-only regatta has already received enormous interest and more than 25 entries are expected
Posted on 30 Apr
2016 Sailing World Cup - Hyeres - More light and tricky conditions
by Megan McKay
SWC Hyeres has served sailors another tricky day with a light four-seven knot southerly filling in during the afternoon. Sailing World Cup Hyeres has served sailors another tricky day with a light four - seven knot southerly filling in during the afternoon.
Posted on 30 Apr
Laser Radial Masters Worlds - ANZAC's lead on penultimate day + Video
by Laser Worlds
An aggressive penultimate race day, with several general recalls, and more than a few Black-Flag Disqualifications An aggressive penultimate race day, with several general recalls, and more than a few Black-Flag Disqualifications (BFD) – over-early, with no opportunity to make up for it. But Race Committee did complete race nine and race ten under a moderate southwest breeze, with wind reaching into the double-digits (knots), but never really into the teens.
Posted on 30 Apr
No light between Lilley and Tweddell after testing day in Hyeres
by Robert Deaves
Following a stellar day for Jake Lilley on Thursday his lead at top of Finn fleet has vanished in the light French airs 2016 Sailing World Cup - Hyeres - Following a stellar day for Jake Lilley (AUS) on Thursday his lead at the top of the Finn fleet at the Sailing World Cup Hyeres has vanished in the light French airs as he struggled all day on Friday and now goes into the final day of the opening series on equal points with Oliver Tweddell (AUS).
Posted on 30 Apr
Sailing World Cup Hyeres - Fickle Friday breeze in the south of France
by Daniel Smith
Sailing World Cup Hyeres served up a light dose of wind for Day 3 but big breeze is expected to follow on Saturday Sailing World Cup Hyeres served up a light dose of wind for the third day of racing but big breeze is expected to follow on Saturday. Sailors had a short wait for breeze in the morning but a seven - eight knot southerly veering to the west came through allowing a good number of races across the ten Olympic and two Paralympic fleets.
Posted on 30 Apr
Australian Women's Keelboat Regatta returns bigger than ever!
by Yachting Victoria
The Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta (AWKR) is back in 2016 and hopes to blow last year’s attendance away. Australian Women's Keelboat Regatta - Widely known as Australia’s largest women’s only Keelboat event, the Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta (AWKR) is back in 2016 and hopes to blow last year’s attendance away. This year’s event will be held from the 11- 13 June at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron and aims to attract near 30 boats to the Port Phillip waters.
Posted on 30 Apr
2016 Hamilton Island Race Week - Best accommodation deals
by Kristie Kaighin
2016 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week - Have you booked your accommodation for Hamilton Island Race Week 2016? 2016 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week - Have you booked your accommodation for Hamilton Island Race Week 2016? All the best properties book out early, so make sure you book soon to secure your preferred option.
Posted on 29 Apr
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