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Anna Tunnicliffe: Alinghi in top three - Extreme Sailing Series, Day 1 By Anna Tunnicliffe, , 7:12 AM Sat 23 Aug 2014 GMT
These days, twice Rolex Sailor of the Year and Olympic Gold medalist, Anna Tunnicliffe (USA) alternates between sailing aboard Alinghi in the Extreme Sailing Series, and chasing a serious ranking in the world of CrossFit. She reports in from Cardiff, Wales after Day 1 of the Extreme Sailing Series, sailing as tactician aboard Alinghi. ... [more]


Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: MC38s Images by Crosbie Lorimer By Crosbie Lorimer, Hamilton Island , 3:53 AM Sat 23 Aug 2014 GMT
The sleek and fast looking MC38s are something of an eye-catcher at this regatta and when you see seven of them powering down Dent Passage under spinnaker, the camera boats tend to pay attention. Here are Crosbie Lorimer's images of the fleet's start this morning. ... [more]


Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: Today's Images by Crosbie Lorimer By Crosbie Lorimer, Hamilton Island , 2:47 AM Sat 23 Aug 2014 GMT
For the last day of racing the entire regatta fleet was sent on short passage races starting from the yacht club line in Dent Passage.With 15 knot southeasterlies in bright sunshine it made for a colourful and fast start. A number of the yachts had a nervous moment or two, rounding up in the gusty breezes in the lee of the northern point of Dent Island. ... [more]


Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: Images by Crosbie Lorimer By Crosbie Lorimer, Hamilton Island , 11:17 PM Fri 22 Aug 2014 GMT
Many of the crew racing in yesterday's breezy passage race would have down well to listen closely to the advice that Team Beau Geste's sailing master Gavin Brady gave at the Shoot The Breeze briefing in the morning. After 5 days of light breeze, yesterday brought 20-25 knot winds and made for a spectacular start for the cruising divisions in the southern start area. ... [more]


Extreme Sailing Series, Act 5: Ainslie dominant on Cardiff Bay + Video By Extreme Sailing Series, , 9:40 PM Fri 22 Aug 2014 GMT
The towering masts of the Extreme Sailing Series fleet dominated the Cardiff Bay skyline today, as the best of the sailing world took to the water under bright skies and tactically demanding winds, that ended with the home team J.P. Morgan BAR in pole position. ... [more]


Extreme Sailing Series: Barker rusty and pays penalty in Wales - Day 1 By Warren Douglas, Emirates Team NZ, , 9:21 PM Fri 22 Aug 2014 GMT
Emirates Team New Zealand finished the first day of racing at the Cardiff Extreme Sailing Series regatta less than happy with their performance. Skipper Dean Barker was feeling a little rusty having missed the previous two rounds of the 2014 series. ... [more]


Foils for the Masses - A look at the Glide Free Foiling Kit By David Schmidt, , 7:40 PM Fri 22 Aug 2014 GMT
It’s virtually impossible to look at imagery from the 34th America’s Cup and not have a serious 'I wish!' conversation with your mates. While the foil-bound AC72 class of wingsail-powered cats look truly outrageous, sadly, these rarefied America’s Cup class yachts cost tens of millions of dollars to design, build and maintain, and represent the absolute pinnacle of experts-only sailing hardware. ... [more]


IFDS World Championship - Day 3 images by Tim Wilkes By Sail-World.com, , 3:05 PM Fri 22 Aug 2014 GMT
Photographer Tim Wilkes was on deck for day three of the IFDS World Championships to capture these images. ... [more]


Formula Kite World Championships - 17 year old Bridge on top + Video By Markus Schwendtner, Istanbul , 2:19 PM Fri 22 Aug 2014 GMT
Day three of the 2014 Formula Kite World Championships in Burc Beach, Istanbul/Turkey saw the beginning of the Final Series for the mens fleet, with Oliver Bridge (GBR, North) topping the leaderboard with a strong lightwind performance. Maxime Nocher (FRA, North) jumped into second position with a 1-2 score, while Riccardo Leccese (ITA, ML/Ozone) defends his bronce podium spot. ... [more]


Round Britain and Ireland Race 2014 - Varuna declared overall winner By RORC Event Press, , 12:19 PM Fri 22 Aug 2014 GMT
The Royal Ocean Racing Club has declared Jens Kellinghusen's Ker 51, Varuna (GER), as the overall winner under IRC of the 2014 Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race. ... [more]


Win a Fijian getaway thanks to Geelong Travel and Festival of Sails By Royal Geelong Yacht Club, , 11:49 AM Fri 22 Aug 2014 GMT
Thanks to our new sponsor Geelong Travel and the Festival of Sails, you have the chance to win a magnificent getaway for two, to tropical Fiji. All you need to do is get your entry completed for the Festival of Sails 2015 (including the Australian Multihull Championships) prior to midnight on Sunday 30th November 2014. ... [more]


2014 Detroit Cup - Sam Gilmour leads By Dobbs Davis, Detroit, Michigan , 10:02 AM Fri 22 Aug 2014 GMT
2014 Detroit Cup - In the first of four days of match race sailing at the 2014 Detroit Cup, Australia’s Sam Gilmour and his Neptune Racing Team from Australia have taken the early lead. Gilmour leads a field of twelve teams from six countries racing here through Sunday in this ISAF Grade Two event in this second stop of the USA Grand Slam match racing series. ... [more]


Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games - Opening series concludes By ISAF, , 9:58 AM Fri 22 Aug 2014 GMT
Despite no racing on Friday 22 August the Opening Series at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games has now concluded and all eyes will be on the final stage of the event on Saturday 23 August. A non discardable, single race for all fleets will bring the Youth Olympic Games Sailing Competition to a close with gold, silver and bronze to be decided in the Girl's and Boy's Byte CII and Techno 293. ... [more]


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MC38 Australian Championship 2014 - Ginger retains lead on Day 4
Secret to success at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week
International Cadet World Championship – Day 4 at Weymouth, England
Nanjing Youth Olympic Games - Light wind plagues Lake Jinniu
2014 Formula Kite World Championships - Bridges strike back on day 2
Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2014 - Images: Day five with whales!
2014 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week - Painting pink
SAP 505 World Championship - Holt and Woelfel on top
Audi Hamilton Island Race Week; MC38s Lindeman Island Race VIDEO
IFDS Worlds - Wind delays, but racing continues in Halifax
Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: Images by Crosbie Lorimer
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America's Cup: Rod Davis - Time for a change after ten years with team
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Leaderboards take shape at the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games 2014
IFDS Worlds - Hot competition on first day of racing
Magnetic Island Race Week – Plenty of appeal for champion racer
2014 Melges 20 World Championship - Countdown begins
2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games - Day 3
2014 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week - Resurrection
America's Cup: Team NZ wish Davis well with new team
Fisher's View: Sailing perfection at Hamilton Island- Day 3
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