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America's Cup: Full CAS report finds both ISAF and de Ridder at fault By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 10:24 AM Sat 20 Dec 2014 GMT
The Decision of the Court for Arbitration of Sport over the suspension of Dutch sailor Dirk de Ridder has been circulated. The report, which was earlier reported in summary form as to the decision, confirms a 18month suspension on de Ridder, one of the Netherlands' top sailors ... [more]


Spectacular fire on Sydney Harbour captured on video By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 12:30 PM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
Sydney sailing sports photographer, Beth Morley was on Sydney Harbour, capturing images of the Friday night racing, when a luxury launch caught fire nearby. I was out photographing the Ransa Sailing yacht race this evening when I saw smoke coming from the back of a large cruise boat around the back of Sow and Pigs (reef) area towards Middle Head. ... [more]


America's Cup: Lawsuit against Oracle Racing lodged in San Francisco By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 7:39 PM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
In further legal fallout from the 34th America's Cup one of the New Zealand sailors named in an action bought by the International Sailing Federation has in turn lodged a lawsuit in a California Court against his former racing team, Oracle Racing Inc over boat fixing in America's Cup World Series ... [more]


2017 J/80 World Championships are awarded to Royal Southern Yacht Club By Peta Stuart-Hunt | PR Works, , 3:41 PM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
2017 J/80 World Championships: The Royal Southern Yacht Club (RSrnYC) has an active J/80 fleet and attracts many more of the class to its summer series of regattas run annually from May through to September, in addition to match racing J/80s in the annual Grade 2 Match Cup. ... [more]


Clipper Race skipper to receive prestigious US award By Julia Wall-Clarke, , 10:04 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
Clipper Round the World: The award is in recognition of the way he directed his crew during a dramatic man overboard rescue in the harsh northern Pacific Ocean last March. The Rod Stephens Trophy for Outstanding Seamanship is an internationally renowned trophy awarded annually for an act of seamanship which significantly contributes to the safety of a yacht, or one or more individuals at sea. ... [more]


Hobart contender set to build on last year's success with some support By Alana Hosking, Sydney , 10:03 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
While sturdy concrete structures and swift racing yachts generally share little in common, in the 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race a well-known name in Australian construction will also be the name behind – and, in fact, on – one of the contenders. ... [more]


OK Dinghy Worlds - Preview 2: Overindulgence in sailing fun By Robert Deaves, , 9:52 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
OK Dinghy Worlds: Some sailors will even be in transit over the festive period, so thoughts of overindulgence will be a long way from their minds as they focus on the challenge ahead – overcoming the strong Australian team and preparing for the conditions on Port Phillip Bay. However, if the event is true to form - there will be overindulgence in competitive and fun racing. ... [more]


The Photographer who has been with Wild Oats XI since her conception By Rob Mundle, , 5:29 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
If you are into sailing in Australia you will probably know his name, and you will no doubt have seen his images hundreds of times. However, for the majority of sailors, putting a face to his name would be an impossible task. ... [more]


America's Cup: Full CAS report finds both ISAF and de Ridder at fault By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 4:37 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
The Decision of the Court for Arbitration of Sport over the suspension of Dutch sailor Dirk de Ridder has been circulated. The report, which was earlier reported in summary form as to the decision, confirms a 18month suspension on de Ridder, one of the Netherlands' top sailors ... [more]


Sydney Hobart Race - Crew prepares for a game of 'Snakes and Ladders' By Rob Mundle, , 4:30 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - With the early weather outlook for next week’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Race indicating it will be a sometimes torrid all-round test over the 628 nautical miles, the highly experienced crew of race record holder Wild Oats XI is feeling comfortable but not over-confident. ... [more]


Comanche in the Solas Big Boat Challenge - Images by Andrea Francolini By Andrea Francolini, , 2:35 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
Photographer Andrea Francolini was on the water to provided this gallery of images of Comanche. ... [more]


2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Getting the right Balance By Jim Gale, , 1:30 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Financial guru Paul Clitheroe calls all his boats Balance; as in balance sheet, balanced portfolio, bank balance and balance in life. ... [more]


2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Getting the right Balance By Jim Gale, , 1:30 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Financial guru Paul Clitheroe calls all his boats Balance; as in balance sheet, balanced portfolio, bank balance and balance in life. ... [more]


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