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 01 Aug 2013

Sydney International Boat Show live and online

Rob Kothe - 2013 Sydney International Boat Show .
Our team will be out in force at this show, Rob Kothe, our TetraMedia Publisher and Sail-World editor and, Nancy Knudsen from Sail-World Cruising, running the oversubscribed Cruisng Master Class series this weekend, Jenni Bone, our very well connected MarineBusiness-World Editor, Mark Rothfield, our Powerboat-World editor well known across the whole Power and Sailing sector and Jarrod Day our livewire FishingBoating-World Editor will be talking to marine industry heavy weights, event organisers, government, a cross section of exhibitors and lots of the feature show speakers.

With video rapidly become a major news source, the emphasis from our team this year will be on video interviews. We have a video studio on the Show floor (you will find us on the main walkway between Halls 4-5) and a roving video team along with a big support team, behind the cameras, doing sound, titling, video editing and news distribution.

Our video news from the show will be posted on website, on YouTube and naturally on our own sites.

During the Sydney Boat Show, some 70,000 people are expected thru the turnstiles, but in this connected world, the trade exhibitors will reach a much much biggest world, with news coverage across the major media the internet along with TV, radio. mainstream newspapers. Our own Marine Media group along will bring news to almost 250,000 marine enthusiasts this month alone, with 27,000 readers on an average weekday.

The weather expected today and for the show right until Monday is mostly sunny through the weekend and up to 21 degrees and big crowds are expected this year.

For Sail-World this is this the start of a huge huge month, the largest in the sites history, just the first part of a big 2013-2014. Our coverage of the America's Cup is being very well received, we have a strong team in San Francisco with Bob Fisher, Chuck Lantz and John Navas and Richard Gladwell is heading over to San Francisco soon.

Abell Point Marina Airlie Beach Race Week 2013 is shaping up to be another fun, tropical regatta in August  Teri Dodds

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week   Andrea Francolini

SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week 2012  Emma Kennedy SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week 2012

Meanwhile, back at the Aussie ranch, after the Boat Show, we will be heading north for Abell Point Marina Airlie Beach Race Week, Audi Hamilton Island Race Week and SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week.

Looking forward to the Show, please say hi to us there.

Rob Kothe and the Sail-World Team

Sydney International Boat Show - Video interview with Domenic Genua
Cassandra Sabin,,
The Sydney International Boat Show's Marketing and Events Manager, Domenic Genua, spoke to us, above the noise of hammers and drills on the eve of the 46th annual Boat Show to share some insights into the excitement surrounding this event.... [more]
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America's Cup: Oracle and Artemis out to play on the Bay + Video
John Navas,
Videographer John Navas was shoreside on San Francisco Bay, for the practice session involving Artemis Racing, Oracle Team USA and also Luna Rossa. The latter reported as being stopped in the water for a 90 minute period in the afternoon. Includes video... [more]
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2013 ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne - Notice of Race published
Elisha Keating,
The Notice of Race is now online and entries are now being accepted for ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne, which is the second regatta of the 2013-2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup series. The regatta will run out of the world acclaimed Sandringham Yacht Club in Melbourne Australia, from the 1st-8th December 2013.... [more]
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29er World Championship - Competition heats up in Aarhus
Jerelyn Biehl,
At the 29er World Championship, with the fleet now split into Gold, Silver, Bronze and Emerald, competition heated up with every race on the line. Three races were held on the four courses simultaneously but with differing winds as they were spread across Kaløvig Bay.... [more]
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Copa del Rey - Quantum Racing continues to excel
52 Super Series,
For the 52 Super Series at the 32nd Copa del Rey Mapfre, Doug DeVos' Quantum Racing team moved two more points ahead of Rán Racing at the top of the standings, their reward for winning a surprisingly challenging but nevertheless interesting 29 miles coastal race out of Palma.... [more]
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Rolex Big Boat Series - Multiple champions to compete
Barby MacGowan,
The 2013 Rolex Big Boat Series will again be hosted at the St. Francis Yacht Club where racers from around the globe will participate in the West Coast's premier regatta from September 26-29. The event, in its 49th edition, will host four days of racing for monohull and multihull classes and serve as the West Coast IRC Championship, the HPR National Championship, and the Melges 24 Pre-Worlds.... [more]
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Chicago Match Cup to broadcast live next week
Alpari World Match Racing Tour,
This coming week, the Alpari World Match Racing Tour heads to Chicago for Stage 4 of the World Tour; the Chicago Match Cup from 6th - 11th August 2013. The event will be broadcast LIVE in full HD format via the internet and broadcast networks.... [more]
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Copa del Rey - Images from Palma by Max Ranchi
Max Ranchi Photography,
Photographer Max Ranchi was out on the water in Palma to capture these images during the Copa del Rey Mapfre.... [more]
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Clipper Round the World Yacht Race to stop in Albany
Marina Thomas,
The 2013-14 edition of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race will stop in Albany, Western Australia, at the conclusion of Leg 3 from Cape Town later this year.... [more]
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America's Cup: Oracle and Artemis at play on San Francisco bay
Chuck Lantz,
Chuck Lantz was shoreside on San Francisco Bay today, with a big lens and caught this action as Artemis Racing and Oracle Team USA, sparred together.... [more]
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Sydney International Boat Show Open Thursday
Domenic Genua/Sail-World Cruising,
Sydney International Boat Show Open Thursday 1st August. The doors will open for the running of the 46th Sydney International Boat Show. The event will also celebrate the 25th time it has been in the Darling Harbour Precinct.... [more]
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Doyle Sails offering big discount at Sydney International Boat Show
Ellie Brade,
Doyle Sails Australia and Doyle Sails New Zealand will be exhibiting at the upcoming Sydney International Boat Show (held 1-5 August) on Stand 142. On offer is a boat show deal of 20% off all retail price sails, valid for orders placed this week only*.... [more]
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Copa del Rey Mapfre - Intense second day + Video
Icarus sailing media,
Today the field of play in Bay of Palma has seen an intense second round on 32nd Copa del Rey Mapfre. Wind today decided to cooperate with show, so all fleets managed to sail all races schedule and to return to Real Club Nautico de Palma with four complete scores. Tomorrow, entries in different Hublot IRC classes will sail a coastal race.... [more]
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America's Cup: Oracle Team USA Match Race Practice - Video
John Navas,
John Navas presents the first video of Oracle Team USA staging a match race on the America's Cup Course in San Francisco between their first AC72 Boat 1 and the more recently launched Boat 2.... [more]
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Boaters warned of continued hypothermia risk
Medianet Operations,
With another month of winter ahead, boaters need to remember the potentially deadly consequences of immersion in cold water and the need to guard against hypothermia. Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) Acting Director Maritime Michael Wright said the loss of body heat is one of the greatest hazards to a person in the water.... [more]
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NSW boaters warned of dangerous conditions
Roads and Maritime Services,
Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) has issued an alert following a Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) warning about dangerous surf conditions forecast for tomorrow and continuing into Friday from Seal Rocks to the Victorian border.... [more]
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BIC Techno 293 Worlds Day 1- Riders on the storm + Video
Patrik Pollak,
First it was little light, little wet and little cold. But soon it became pretty windy so everyone had to concentrate on sailing. It is not easy here in Sopot with offshore winds and it was quite a challenge for all.... [more]
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420 World and Ladies World Championships - A thrilling final day
International 420 Class Association,
At the 2013 420 World and Ladies World Championships in Valencia, Spain ended today with a thrilling final day of racing.... [more]
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470 Worlds, Masters' Cup and Open Classic - Light breeze on Day 2
International 470 Class Association,
On day two of the 470 Junior Worlds, 470 Masters' Cup and 470 Open Classic events, scattered showers, intermittent sun and a fluctuating breeze over today's three races gave a real flavour of racing on the Atlantic coast off La Rochelle, France .... [more]
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Toronto's Sail-in Cinema a great hit with sailors - why not here?
Sail-World Cruising round-up,
What a great thing this would be in Auckland, or Sydney, or Perth or anywhere with a great harbour or lake. For three summer nights, Canada's Sugar Beach is transformed into Toronto's largest outdoor theatre. Movies are shown under the open skies on a two-sided screen set atop a barge in Toronto Harbour. You can watch movies from the deck of your sailing boat in Lake Ontario.... [more]
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Sydney International Boat Show opens tomorrow
The doors will open tomorrow for the running of the 46th Sydney International Boat Show. The event will also celebrate the 25th time it has been in the Darling Harbour Precinct.... [more]
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America's Cup: Challenger of Record hooks up with Defender + Video
John Navas,
The Challenger of Record, Artemis Racing (SWE) hooked up with the Defender, Oracle Team USA, on a foggy day on San Francisco Bay. Earlier Oracle Team USA had sailed their two AC72 catamarans on the America's Cup course, again in foggy conditions. John Navas caught the action from both sessions today on San Francisco Bay. Includes video.... [more]
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29er World Championship - Challenging day in Aarhus
Jerelyn Biehl,
At the 29er World Championship, it was a challenging day for competitors and race committee alike on Kaløvig Bay! A morning race was held in eight knots for all courses with the Race Committee holding a watchful eye on the radar with an approaching thunderstorm.... [more]
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Cleaning the cleaner: the Serious Pad Cleaner
Martin Flory/Sail-World Cruising,
This week's Product of the Week is the cleaner that cleans the cleaner. Cleaning tools deserve their own special washing to keep them in the best possible condition. This new Serious Pad Cleaner is a scientifically formulated powdered cleaner for rejuvenating buffing pads. Better still the product is environmentally friendly, being biodegradable.... [more]
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Copa del Rey - Rán Racing's unbeaten sequence halted
52 Super Series,
In the 52 Super Series at the 32nd Copa del Rey, with a victory in the third and final race of the day on the Bay of Palma, Rán Racing's unbeaten sequence was halted by a sixth place, Quantum Racing who seized the overall regatta lead by a single point.... [more]
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