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Josse, Gavignet, Coville, Riou et Gabart gardent œil sur la VOR By Volvo Ocean Race, , 9:10 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Avant de larguer les amarres, Josse, Gavignet, Coville, Riou, Gabart jetteront un dernier coup d’œil au classement de la Volvo Ocean Race. Ces accrocs aux tours du monde suivent avec attention les routes des sept bateaux engagés. Après 19 jours de course, la flotte de la Volvo Ocean Race est toujours aux prises avec l’anticyclone de Sainte-Hélène. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - A por los 40 rugientes codo con codo By Volvo Ocean Race, , 9:02 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
19 días tras la salida, los barcos en cabeza de la Volvo Ocean Race, Abu Dhabi y Brunel, con Chuny Bermúdez y Pablo Arrarte a bordo respectivamente, navegan a dos millas de distancia, algo inaudito en la historia de la regata. MAPFRE se recupera de los sustos de las últimas horas, y se espera que el fin de semana lleguen a los 40 rugientes, donde se prevén vientos de 30 nudos y olas de 4 metros. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - Quatro barcos disputam liderança By Volvo Ocean Race, , 8:54 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
A cada atualização, uma surpresa. Quatro barcos disputam quilômetro a quilômetro a liderança da primeira etapa da Volvo Ocean Race, entre Alicante, na Espanha, e a Cidade do Cabo, na África do Sul. Com a aproximação ao destino final, Abu Dhabi, Team Brunel, Team Vestas Wind e Dongfeng confiam em suas estratégias para cruzar a linha de chegada em primeiro. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Still tight at front as Roaring Forties beckon *Feature By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 8:20 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
According to the routing function of Predictwind, the three boats are covered by just 10 miles in terms of distance to be sailed to the finish on their optimum course, more telling is that on the same basis just seven minutes would cover the first and third boats to finish. Sail-World interviewed Team Vestas skipper, Chris Nicholson this morning - he comments in this report. ...
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European Freestyle Expression - Registration day in Six Fours By European Freestyle Pro Tour, , 7:46 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
For the third time in a row, an EFPT stage is being hosted on the shores of Six Fours les Plages. For the second time now it will be the place where the European champion will be crowned. This year there has been a notable recognition amongst the crew and the riders about how much the event has been growing year by year. ...
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Qui va gagner la 10e Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe? By Marie Le Berrigaud-Perochon, , 7:31 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Bien sûr, il y aura un vainqueur au scratch et selon toute probabilité, il s’agira d’un des huit multicoques géants de la classe Ultime. Mais il y a aussi une timbale à décrocher dans les quatre autres catégories. Revue des forces en présence à trois jours du départ. ...
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Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe - Who will claim victory? By Marie Le Berrigaud-Perochon, , 6:44 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Line honours will go to one of the eight giant Ultimes but there are also victories to be gained in each of the four other classes. Here is a quick evaluation of the favourites at three days before La Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe. ...
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Route du Rhum - Sébastien Josse’s objectives and aims By Kate Jennings, , 5:28 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
The Route du Rhum is a legendary race, which Sébastien Josse and the Gitana Team had no intention of following on their computer screens just because they didn’t have the winning steed. Indeed, measuring some 21 metres in length with a maximum sail area of 400m2, the Multi70 Edmond de Rothschild is the ‘Tom Thumb’ of the XXL fleet. ...
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Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe - IMOCA skippers set for battle By Leslie Greenhalgh, , 5:10 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
On Wednesday 29 October in Saint Malo (France), the nine IMOCA skippers preparing to battle out the Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe met with the media, not only to report on the race but also to put into perspective the future of the IMOCA Ocean Masters World Championship class and its forthcoming big dates, the Barcelona World Race and the future race calendar. ...
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Route du Rhum - Objectifs et ambitions de Josse à 72 h du départ By Tiphaine Combot-Seta, , 4:47 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
La Route du Rhum est une course de légende que Sébastien Josse et le Gitana Team n'envisageaient pas un instant suivre derrière leur ordinateur uniquement parce qu'ils ne disposaient pas de la monture pour gagner. En effet, avec ses 21 mètres de long et ses 400 m2 de voilure maximum, le Multi70 Edmond de Rothschild fait figure de petit poucet face à ses concurrents XXL. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - El 'Mapfre', preparado para las borrascas sur By Mapfre, , 4:17 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Mañana es el día. A bordo del 'MAPFRE' se preparan para la llegada de los vientos fuertes de Oeste y trasluchar al Este. 19 días de navegación y a 2.458,6 millas de Ciudad del Cabo (Sudáfrica). ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - Dongfeng fourth in the fleet By Yann Riou, , 3:51 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. Yann Riou reports from on board Dongfeng Race Team. We won’t die of hunger because we do have leftovers from the 19 open bags. But it won’t contain our favourite meals. Let’s just say we’ll have to wait for Cape Town to enjoy a great dinner. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA coach Brad Jackson's thoughts on Leg 1 By Corinna Halloran, , 3:40 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. Team SCA coach Brad Jackson gives his thoughts on Leg 1. 'We very much understand what the girls are trying to do and who they are competing against and if they do things well they are right up there in the mix. ...
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La tormenta deja a la flota Optimist sin poder navegar By Pep Portas, , 3:08 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
La fiesta del Optimist se ha quedado hoy sin protagonistas. La fuerte tormenta de ayer, varios frentes y condiciones meteorológicas en la jornada de hoy han propiciado que la flota de Optimist, que participa en el mundial de la clase en San Isidro, haya permanecido en tierra en espera de unas mejores condiciones, que nunca han llegado. ...
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Star Sailors League Finals - Win a trip to the Bahamas and watch live By Star Sailors League, , 2:57 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Want to see 40 great sailing champions in action in stunning Nassau in the Bahamas? The Star Sailors League, an emerging international circuit, is offering the chance to win a four-day holiday for two people with accommodation at the luxury Atlantis resort and water park. ...
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St Barth Cata Cup - Countdown to the 7th edition By Dominique Ladouceur, , 2:25 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
The seventh edition of the St Barth Cata Cup is set to be thrilling. Sixty teams will go head to head aboard the last generation of F18 boats: Hobbie Wild Cat, Nacra Infusion MKII, Cirrus R, Phantom and C2. It is a high-speed, tactical, technical and spectacular discipline! ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - Day 19 on board Team Brunel By Stefan Coppers, Team Brunel, , 2:17 PM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. Stefan Coppers reports from on board Team Brunel on day 19. 'Make ready to gybe,' a voice shouts down the hatchway. Rokas Milevičius (27) and Louis Balcaen (26) jump from their beds. Within seconds, the men are busy throwing large bags of equipment to the luff side for the fourth time that night. ...
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Marmaris International Race Week 2014 - Day three + Video By Icarus Sailing Media, , 11:49 AM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Marmaris International Race Week 2014 - Today the start of racing was pushed back due to the late finish of the offshore race yesterday. The last of the teams crossed the finish line after midnight so the race committee decided to give everyone a chance to recuperate before the third day of racing began. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 - Latest position report: 0600 UTC, Oct. 30 By Volvo Ocean Race, , 10:31 AM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race - After 19 days of Leg one, the leaders are still within sight of each other, something we don’t think we’ve ever seen at such a stage between Alicante and Cape Town. It’s the ultimate inshore race, staged hundreds of miles offshore. Abu Dhabi, Team Brunel and Team Vestas Wind are locked against each other with Dongfeng Race Team just 17NM further adrift. ...
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KTA Kiteboard Open & Green Tourism Festival Taiwan - A great success By KTA, , 7:50 AM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
The Taiwan 2014 Kitesurfing Open & Green Tourism Miaoli proved to be an interesting event for the Kiteboard Tour Asia (KTA) to get involved with at the Longfong Fish Harbour beach front in Jhunan. As the KTA had been wanting for some time to bring an event to the renowned high wind shores of Taiwan, which is famous for its windy conditions 300 days a year. ...
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2014 Kona World Championship - About to kick-off By Daniel Nordlund, , 6:37 AM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Best possible conditions are expected when 2014 World Championships in ISAF-class Kona One is about to start in Islamorada, Florida on Saturday, November 1. A total of 115 sailors from five continents will line up making it the largest Kona event ever. The outcome is very open with a number of high-profiled sailors with multiple international championship wins in different windsurfing classes. ...
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Genoa International Boat Show 2014 ‘in recovery’ By Guy Nowell, Sail-World Asia, Hong Kong , 5:25 AM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Once upon a time, and not so very long ago, Genoa was very much the numero uno Mediterranean boat show, with 3,000+ boats in the water and practically every manufacturer on the planet anxious to be seen there. The combined effect of the financial crisis 2008-onwards and subsequent financial austerity measures imposed by the Italian government, including swingeing taxes on luxury products ...
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29er Eurocup kicks off on Thursday at Riva del Garda By Elena Giolai, , 8:57 PM Wed 29 Oct 2014 GMT
The 29er Eurocup, organised by Fraglia Vela Riva, has over eighty boats taking part representing twelve different countries and will finish on Sunday after a maximum 14 races, (up to four a day). The 29er Eurocup is the last leg in the lengthy European tour which started in Spain back in February. Eleven legs have since taken place in various parts of Europe. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race: Team Vestas back-slams both race leaders *Feature By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 8:47 PM Wed 29 Oct 2014 GMT
The Chris Nicholson skippered Team Vestas Wind, has made a big gain in the last 12 hours in the Volvo Ocean Race, and is now positioned between the two lead boats. The Danish flagged entry had been positioned to the west of the leaders, who were in the fringe of the St Helena High. ...
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Severne Starboard Aloha Classic officially open By American Windsurfing Tour, , 6:40 PM Wed 29 Oct 2014 GMT
Last night all the American Windsurfing Tour riders, and some of the top PWA sailors, enjoyed a fantastic opening party and registration for the Aloha Classic at Adventure Sports Maui. Food, drinks, photos and lots of chat was the order of the evening, and this morning all with gather again at 9am for the official opening blessing. ...
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