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Golden Globe Race day 204 Golden Globe Race day 204 Kopar's challenge for 3rd place runs out of steam The elastic between Jean-Luc Van Den Heede and Mark Slats has stretched in the Frenchman's favour over the weekend allowing him to open up a 215-mile lead over his Dutch rival. by Barry Pickthall, Golden Globe Race Posted 22 Jan 00:38 HKT 2019 RS Aero Worlds at to be held at Black Rock 2019 RS Aero Worlds at to be held at Black Rock Set to enjoy the Australian summer over New Year in Melbourne The third RS Aero World Championships is set to enjoy the Australian summer as a climatic end to the 2019 season, set over New Year at Black Rock YC, Melbourne. by Vikki Payne, RS Sailing Posted 21 Jan 23:27 HKT Equator record for Spindrift 2 Equator record for Spindrift 2 In their Jules Verne Trophy record attempt This is the first challenge in the team's quest to beat the round the world record. The time for the passage from Ushant to the Equator still has to be officially ratified by the WSSRC (the international organisation that oversees records) by Spindrift racing Posted 21 Jan 19:25 HKT Clipper Race 2019-20: Crew brief a huge success Clipper Race 2019-20: Crew brief a huge success Hundreds of Race Crew and Supporters gathering at Lord's Cricket Ground The countdown to the Clipper 2019-20 Race is officially on with hundreds of Race Crew and Supporters gathering at Lord's Cricket Ground in London for Crew Brief. by Clipper Round the World Posted 21 Jan 16:00 HKT WA crew Geelong bound for Festival of Sails WA crew Geelong bound for Festival of Sails WA crew Geelong bound for Festival of Sails Sailors from Fremantle, Western Australia, will arrive in Geelong this week to be reunited with their boat Enterprise, ahead of the Festival of Sails regatta. by Jessica Gabites Posted 21 Jan 13:59 HKT Quality VX One Australian Champs to feature at FOS Quality VX One Australian Champs to feature at FOS Quality VX One Australian Champs to feature at FOS The VX-One class has delivered the numbers for their 2019 nationals as part of the Royal Geelong Yacht Club's Festival of Sail which begins this Saturday, January 26. by Lisa Ratcliff Posted 21 Jan 09:50 HKT A distinct pleasure A distinct pleasure Being at the Etchells Australian Championship most certainly was enjoyable Being at the 2019 Etchells Australian Championship most certainly was enjoyable. It kind of came as a good and necessary fix, after the short hiatus following on from the 2018 Worlds late last year. by John Curnow, Editor, Sail-World.com AUS Posted 21 Jan 05:00 HKT 18ft Skiff Australian Championship day 1 18ft Skiff Australian Championship day 1 The Winning Group team take the honours on a light wind day The Winning Group team of John Winning Jr., Seve Jarvin and Sam Newton took the honours after extremely light winds created a drama packed day one of racing at the Australian 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour today. by Frank Quealey Posted 20 Jan 16:38 HKT Bay of Islands Sailing Week preview Bay of Islands Sailing Week preview Organisers have had to create extra division to accommodate the high entries The Island Racing divisions at CRC Bay of Islands Sailing Week have attracted so many entries, organisers have had to create an extra division to accommodate the number of boats. by Helen Horrocks Posted 20 Jan 07:01 HKT North Sails Weekly Debrief North Sails Weekly Debrief US Sailing Yachtsman Finalists, Spindrift Racing, J/121 Speed Guide, Client Testimonial Our very own Will Welles and Zeke Horowitz are both Finalists for US Sailing's 2018 Rolex Yachtsman of the Year award! by North Sails Posted 19 Jan 19:00 HKT America's Cup: Dutch team to announce next week America's Cup: Dutch team to announce next week Dutch Am Cup team details emerge ahead of announcement, Marine industry boom times in NZ America's Cup news January 19, 2019: Team The Netherlands to announce at new Headquarters on Wednesday; Top NZ composites builder working with Stars & Stripes Team USA; Engine supplier for AC75 announced; NZ Marine industry in overdrive by Richard Gladwell Sail-World NZ Posted 19 Jan 18:35 HKT Gladwell's Line: Key wins for Women..RSHYR furore Gladwell's Line: Key wins for Women..RSHYR furore It has been a great start to 2019 for Women's sailing - in multihulls and offshore With 68yr olds winning races in a multihull World Championship, and 14 year old and 17 year old helmswoman being outstanding in the same Tornado fleet, it has been an interesting start to 2019. Plus a look at the AIS debacle in the Rolex Sydney Hobart. by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz Posted 19 Jan 09:46 HKT Announcing the J/80 World Championship in Bilbao Announcing the J/80 World Championship in Bilbao 75 boats and over 500 sailors from all over the world expected For the host nation, it will be a real fight for national honors for the top three teams from last year's 2018 J/80 Copa de Espana that were held on the same waters. by J/Boats Posted 18 Jan 21:07 HKT Countdown is on for the 2019 Festival of Sails Countdown is on for the 2019 Festival of Sails Over 270 boats prepare to set sail A fleet of more than 270 boats will compete in the 2019 Festival of Sails, Australia's biggest celebration of sailing, which kicks off with the Passage Race from Melbourne to Geelong on Australia Day. by Jessica Gabites Posted 18 Jan 07:39 HKT KTA Asia Pacific Hydrofoil Series Malaysia KTA Asia Pacific Hydrofoil Series Malaysia Conditions at Desaru Coast may not have been quite as anticipated Anticipated as one of Asia's newest tourist destinations, Desaru Coast is situated on the east coast of the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula, just a very short ferry ride across from Singapore. by Kiteboardtour Asia Posted 18 Jan 04:29 HKT OC Sport opens international base in France OC Sport opens international base in France One of the first to take advantage is VOR-winning skipper Charles Caudrelier 'Le HUB by OC Sport' will draw on the company's successful track record in the organisation of major offshore events and team management, to offer a full-service solution for international offshore sailing campaigns. by OC Sport Posted 18 Jan 03:01 HKT Stars&Stripes Team USA unveils AC75 build details Stars&Stripes Team USA unveils AC75 build details Challenger aims to create sustainable legacy for American yacht industry Stars & Stripes Team USA, American flagged Challenger for the 36th America's Cup, today released additional details outlining their boat build and design process. by Stars & Stripes Team USA Posted 17 Jan 22:50 HKT Oakcliff first to preview Olympic offshore event Oakcliff first to preview Olympic offshore event A double-handed, mixed, overnight, one-design event in New York When World Sailing announced a mixed two-person keelboat offshore event for the Paris 2024 Olympics, Oakcliff started planning. The New York-based training and coaching center will run an offshore race this spring. by Oakcliff Sailing Posted 17 Jan 22:17 HKT Doyle Sails News - January 2019 Update Doyle Sails News - January 2019 Update Doyle Sails News: Hobart Wrap.. 2019 projects .. Cableless Revolution and more January news roundup from Doyle Sails International including Sydney Hobart, including comment from Comanche and InfoTrack, Melbourne to Hobart, Dragon Worlds from Fremantle, Cherub nationals, Star Sailors League, Solas Challenge and more by Doyle Sails Int Posted 17 Jan 18:49 HKT Nations Cup Grand Final heads to San Francisco Nations Cup Grand Final heads to San Francisco 10 countries represented in the Open, and 8 in the Women's category St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco, USA has been selected by World Sailing to host the 2019 Nations Cup Grand Final April 9-14, 2019 and will use its matched fleet of J/22s. by Amanda Witherell Posted 17 Jan 18:20 HKT 95 clubs fight for qualification 95 clubs fight for qualification For the SAILING Champions League Final in St. Moritz For the first time ever, five clubs from the National Sailing Leagues participate in the SAILING Champions League qualification. The reason: this year, the clubs for the final in St. Moritz, in August are determined in three qualifiers, not two. by SAILING Champions League Posted 17 Jan 05:44 HKT Some advice on how to go about finding a sponsor Some advice on how to go about finding a sponsor YachtRacing.Life has a few tips for those looking for a sailing sponsorship Sailing and yacht racing website, YachtRacing.Life's Justin Chisholm has a few tips for those looking for sponsorship He talks with Nathalie Quéré – global brand director at AkzoNobel and campaign director at team AkzoNobel by YachtRacing.life Posted 17 Jan 05:43 HKT Setting a new sustainability standard Setting a new sustainability standard The Hempel Sailing World Championships delivered on many counts The Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018 in Denmark delivered a significant direct economic and global media impact according to the Sportcal Global Sports Impact (GSI) Event Study published today. by World Sailing Posted 17 Jan 04:12 HKT An eighth new IMOCA being built An eighth new IMOCA being built All these new generation boats will line up for the 2020 Vendée Globe Twice winner of the Solitaire du Figaro and the Transat AG2R sailing double-handed with Armel Le Cléac'h, the skipper from Morlaix is turning a dream he has had for a long time into reality by joining the IMOCA circuit by IMOCA Globe Series Posted 16 Jan 23:49 HKT Boiling down the miles in the GGR 2018 Boiling down the miles in the GGR 2018 Blistering uphill speeds of 4.9 knots The GGR 2018 has seen dramatic instances of human drama, of sailors stepping up way beyond their comfort zones, of personal tribulation, and of bloody good seamanship, but most importantly, it has also proven itself to be a highly competitive race. by David Schmidt Posted 16 Jan 04:00 HKT Three generations of women at BOISW Three generations of women at BOISW next week, three generations of Ferris women will race together for the very first time As the starters' gun fires in the country's largest keelboat regatta next week, three generations of Ferris women will race together for the very first time. by Suzanne McFadden Posted 15 Jan 18:08 HKT Coastguard to benefit from America's Cup Coastguard to benefit from America's Cup Coastguard is set to benefit from the Lottery Fund for Community Benefit related to the 2021 Am Cup The RNZ Coastguard is set to benefit from the Lottery Fund for Community Benefit related to the 2021 America's Cup to the tune of $9.8 million. by Emirates Team NZ Posted 15 Jan 14:49 HKT Spindrift 2 set for new Jules Verne Trophy attempt Spindrift 2 set for new Jules Verne Trophy attempt 40 days 23 hours 30 minutes is the current record set by Francis Joyon After two and a half months of stand-by, Spindrift 2 is preparing to leave for a new attempt on the Jules Verne Trophy. The crewed round the world sailing record has been held since 2017 by Francis Joyon, who completed the non-stop course in 40d 23h 30m. by Spindrift racing Posted 15 Jan 14:15 HKT Registration for the National Sailing League Registration for the National Sailing League Now it is Australia, New Zealand and Oceania's turn Now it is Australia, New Zealand and Oceania's turn having joined the Sailing Champions League family, to bring this successful and much needed club v. club fleet racing competition to this part of the world. by Mark Turnbull OAM Posted 15 Jan 07:27 HKT RORC Caribbean 600: A month to go RORC Caribbean 600: A month to go US entries make up 40% of IRC fleet + Record year for Class40s With just over a month to go until the start of the RORC Caribbean 600, 77 teams from across the world have already entered the spectacular 600-mile offshore non-stop race around 11 Caribbean islands. by Louay Habib Posted 15 Jan 04:34 HKT Luna Rossa partner with Italian watch maker Luna Rossa partner with Italian watch maker Partnership between Panerai and Luna Rossa, Challenger of Record of the 36th edition of the America' An exciting new Italian story associated with the sea, with excellence and with technical innovation has been created by the partnership between Panerai and Luna Rossa, Challenger of Record of the 36th edition of the America's Cup by Luna Rossa Media Posted 15 Jan 04:26 HKT 11th Hour Racing announces new grants 11th Hour Racing announces new grants Eight grantees, representing a variety of organizations and projects Funded by The Schmidt Family Foundation, 11th Hour Racing's grant program is committed to mobilizing sailing, marine, and coastal communities to create systemic change for the health of our oceans. by 11th Hour Racing Posted 14 Jan 23:11 HKT Athens to host 2019 Finn Europeans Athens to host 2019 Finn Europeans The most important Finn regatta of the year After extensive discussion and consultation following the withdrawal of Marsala, the International Finn Association (IFA) Executive has decided to allocate the 2019 Finn European Championship to Athens. by Robert Deaves Posted 14 Jan 20:11 HKT 2019 Festival of Sails entry deadline extended 2019 Festival of Sails entry deadline extended Sailing enthusiasts can still jump on-board The Festival of Sails, which this year celebrates its 176th anniversary, is Australia's biggest celebration of sailing and the largest keelboat sailing regatta in the southern hemisphere. by Jessica Gabites Posted 14 Jan 20:07 HKT Budget Ultra-High Performance Sailing Budget Ultra-High Performance Sailing One of the best bang-for-your-buck boats that I've seen On a cold winter's day down at Marconi Sailing Club I took a look at what could be the best bang-for-your-buck boat I've seen. A truly budget high-performance double-hander in the form of Tristan Walker-Hutt and Tom Clayton's International 14 'Fawkes'. by Mark Jardine Posted 14 Jan 20:00 HKT Monaco Optimist Team Race overall Monaco Optimist Team Race overall Turks triumph ahead of Monegasques For a decade the Yacht Club de Monaco has hosted an original team race contest for under-14 sailors from all over the world, with 16 teams representing 16 nations. by Isabelle Andrieux Posted 14 Jan 14:18 HKT It's all about wings (again…) It's all about wings (again…) In what may seem like back in the Jurassic age, well certainly in a sailing sense anyway... In what may seem like back in the Jurassic age, well certainly in a sailing sense anyway, a certain, special, and never-before-seen keel was unleashed on the world. It had some wings on either side of a much reduced wetted surface area fin... by John Curnow, Editor, Sail-World AUS Posted 14 Jan 05:30 HKT A cold and blustery finish A cold and blustery finish How to shorten the title? The world's longest-titled regatta wrapped up today with two races for each regatta (or division, if you prefer). Grey, muggy, and occasionally blustery, the Beneteau 40.7 (Macau Cup) division motor-sailed from Fisherman's Wharf to the Macau Tower by Guy Nowell Posted 14 Jan 00:39 HKT 18ft Skiff NSW Championship overall 18ft Skiff NSW Championship overall Asko Appliances team prove too consistent Skipper James Dorron and his crew of Harry Bethwaite and Steve Thomas proved too consistent on the day for their main challengers for the title and Asko Appliances deserved the win as the team was the only two race winner of the five=race championship. by Frank Quealey Posted 13 Jan 17:33 HKT Royal Langkawi International Regatta overall Royal Langkawi International Regatta overall Team Hollywood lift the Prime Minister's Challenge Trophy The Tourism Malaysia Race Day Five for the 17th Royal Langkawi International Regatta 2019 saw Team Hollywood lifting the Prime Minister's Challenge Trophy, under the Racing Class today. by Royal Langkawi Yacht Club Posted 13 Jan 00:57 HKT
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