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Artemis first images in Auckland...Scene at the Boat Show...Volvo moves pay off | 09/03/2009
Kitesailing at Takapuna...Etchells prepare for Worlds...Splash and Opti's at Queen Charlotte | 06/03/2009
America's Cup - Locked and Loaded...Volvo into Southern Ocean at last...3D Model for Olympics | 04/03/2009
Ashley's Gold Medal replayed ...Etcheels build up for Worlds...Volvo Ocean race goes through Fiji | 02/03/2009
YouthSail grants for Sail Melbourne...White finishes Vendee Globe...Nexus Marine acquired by Kiwis | 27/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Final Edition | 25/02/2009
VW Print 420 Nationals decided...Kiwis win Centrepoint Match Racing...Olympic funding announced | 25/02/2009
BMW Auckland Cup winners...420s close in Napier...Letter from the Indies | 23/02/2009
420 Nationals at Napier...18fter in Sydney...Round the World Races | 21/02/2009
Emirates Team NZ TP52 images...Win Line 7 gear...NZ Int Match Racing win to Wellington | 17/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Final Day | 15/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Trophy Day 1 | 14/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Challenger Final | 12/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Quarters, Semis and Challenger Finals | 12/02/2009
Sail Auckland winners decided...Vendee Globe tight finish...Millennium Cup racing | 11/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Sailoffs | 11/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Round Robin 2, Day 5 | 09/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Round Robin 2, Day 4 | 09/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Round Robin 2, Day 4 | 09/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Round Robin 2 - Day 3 | 07/02/2009
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News - Asia and the World

Another sleepless night for most of the fleet. As the girls on Team SCA had no choice but to take a less-is-more approach to navigate the ice limit, the rest of the fleet has been caught up in a gybing battle the whole way between the ice limits #7 and #8. ... [more]  

The Challenger of Record, long time America's Cup competitor, Luna Rossa have threatened to withdraw from the America's Cup if the mooted Protocol change to a smaller boat is implemented. Emirates Team NZ, via social media, have supported the Italian stand against the boat change. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race - Today, in OC Sport’s office the Dongfeng Race Team shore team received the latest position report. Dongfeng, who most likely through determination, smart navigation and no doubt a little luck, have managed to gain 24 miles in three hours. ... [more]  

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Volvo Ocean Race - The ice limit coordinates, as decided by Race Control, have been dictating the action in the last eight hours. The first five boats are now short-gybing up a virtual coastline to within just 300 metres. ... [more]  

Video from all the boats from Day 6 and 7 of Leg 5 in the Volvo Ocean Race as the boats skirt the ice zone. Features fast sailing footage from all the boats, plus the on-board video of Team SCA's Chinese Gybe on Monday night. ... [more]  

America's Cup: Boat shrink mooted to reduce campaign costs by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com NZL
America's Cup organisers have issued a media release following a competitors conference believed to have been held last Monday. The thrust of the release is to focus on the recurring theme of reducing costs by using a smaller boat for the event. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race’s fleet passed over Point Nemo* on Wednesday – the furthest from land you can get when at sea– on the day that a new ice limit was introduced by organisers to keep the boats clear of a large iceberg that was drifting towards the path of the fleet. ... [more]  

The vastly experienced duo, Bernard Stamm (SUI) and Jean Le Cam (FRA) have won the Barcelona World Race 2014-15 and set the reference time for the two crew round the world race: 84 days, 5 hours, 50 minutes and 25 seconds to complete the 23,321.76 miles of the theoretical course. ... [more]  

It was just at sunset, in the end, when Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam broke the finish line off Barcelona's iconic W-Hotel to complete their victory in the Barcelona World Race. They punched the air with delight as the gun sounded after 84 days and 5 hours of racing, a joyous release of elation and relief. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race - Despite the fleet being separated by 80nm it all comes down to the new front forming in the next 12 hours which will power the boats on to Cape Horn. Mapfre, as the southernmost boat, has the most wind as they head directly to the ice limit. ... [more]  

Bernard Stamm (SUI) and Jean Le Cam (FRA) are within 15 miles and about 90 minutes of sailing time of winning the third edition of the Barcelona World Race. The Cheminées Poujoulat co-skippers were still making 8-14kts of boat speed towards the finish line off Barcelona's W-Hotel. ... [more]  

Barcelona World Race - Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam are now off Taragona, but have fallen into the zone of light winds which is protecting the finish line. ... [more]  

2014-15???????????????????????????????????,???????????40?????,????——?????????????????,???????????,???????????????????????,??????????????????,?????4???????,????????????????????????,????????????????? ... [more]  

After winning both the Vulcain Trophy (Lake Geneva) on its Decision 35 and the 2014 Extreme Sailing Series (global), Alinghi is proud to announce that it will compete in the 2015 Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour. The team will also again race on Lake Geneva on the D35 circuit. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race – Finding Point Nemo is not going to be hard as it’s right in front of them. The fleet is now only 100 nautical miles from the most remote place in the whole world, also known as the Pole of Inaccessibility. It’s ironic really as the northern pack might pass through its very location, almost as if they were trying to visit this iconic point and run it down. ... [more]  

The rebuild of the VO65 Team Vestas Wind is progressing well at the Persico Marine facility to Bergamo, Italy. So far the the VO65 is on track to rejoin the race fleet during the Lisbon Stopover, taking the fleet back up to seven boats. ... [more]  

The Bakewell-White supermaxi 'RIO100' has taken Line Honours in the 800nm 2015 Newport Beach (Calif. USA) to Cabo San Lucas (Mexico) International Yacht Race. Manouch Mosheyadi and his team won on debut in their home waters. ... [more]  

After a wild day in the Southern Ocean, the On Board Reporters filed these stories and images of Chinese Gybes, broken gear, staying safe, and plenty of fast sailing in 30-35kts winds. 'In 24 hours we got it all. The most spectacular sailing you can imagine and a total wipe out with shredded sails, broken bits and pieces and a boat in a complete mess as a consequence.' ... [more]  

With less than 220 miles left, and at times today making just two to three knots towards the Barcelona World Race finish line, Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam were taking nothing at all for granted. ... [more]  

A day of team building, a day of character building! The magenta boat of Team SCA was, for a short time this morning a white boat - as a 50kt hail squall passed over. After last night’s rough riding, spirits were high enough to find the fun side of the grim weather with a ‘snowball' fight. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race – Last night we experienced our first Chinese Gybe. To explain to you what this is we have two contrasting pieces of writing. One from Rookie Chinese sailor Liu Xue (Black) and one from our Skipper Charles Caudrelier ... [more]  

Round Hainan Regatta - By crossing the line at 20:26 on Monday evening, Chinese flagged Ubox took line honours in the first 300nm offshore leg from Sanya to Haikou, Lei Wang's Swan 82 also set the new race's reference time. ... [more]  

The sailing world is changing fast. Flying boats, rigid sails, new events, new partners and sponsors, new venues. Following the trend, and determined to be at its heart, the Yacht Racing Forum announces a new concept and format for its 2015 edition, to take place over December 7-8. ... [more]  

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On board video of Mapfre doing a Chinese Gybe in the Southern Ocean. According to crew member Rob Greenhalgh the Spanish entry nose-dived off a wave and went into a crash - Chinese gybe. Also features video from below decks and video from Team Brunel sailing at 26kts in the Southern Ocean ... [more]  

Alinghi joins the Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour by Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour
After winning both the Vulcain Trophy (Lake Geneva) on its Decision 35 and the 2014 Extreme Sailing Series (global), Alinghi is proud to announce that it will compete in the 2015 Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour. The team will also again race on Lake Geneva on the D35 circuit. ... [more]  

Four of the six Volvo Ocean Race boats suffered big hits as the Southern Ocean gave the fleet its roughest ride of the race in 12 dramatic hours. Team SCA (Sam Davies/GBR), Dongfeng Race Team (Charles Caudrelier/FRA) and Mapfre (Iker Martínez/ESP) did Chinese gybes* Includes Video of the Mapfre Chinese Gybe, and Brunel sailing at speed ... [more]  

The Volvo Ocean Race fleet has taken some time out from the thrilling Leg 5 racing through the Southern Ocean to assist with an important environmental project. As planned, all six boats dropped buoys laden with scientific equipment – or ‘drifters' – to help collect oceanic data from one of the most remote areas of the world. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race - After a period of unstable conditions and differing opinions in angles to sail, all the fleet has gybed and is heading east again. ... [more]  

An amazing amalgamation of my 41st show's content from on the ground in Auckland for the Auckland Volvo Ocean Race stopover, and my adventures back in Sydney this week. Only just to call it show 41 & 42 with 90 minutes of sailing action! From ocean racing, to Olympics to the AC this show has it all; Burling, Walker, Spithill, Page and Chappo to name a few... ... [more]  

>Photographer Carlo Borlenghi provided these images of the AC72 “Luna Rossa” catamaran, from the 34th America's Cup, now on display at the National Museum of Science and Technology “Leonardo Da Vinci” of Milan. ... [more]  

Less than 400 miles from the finish line now, Cheminées Poujoulat are passed Cabo de Gata, east of Almeria, and are starting the final ascent of the Mediterannean out of the Alboran sea to Barcelona. Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam are forecast to finish sometime between 1000hrs and midday on Wednesday, but still have some complicated final transitions standing between them and a well earned victory ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Leaving Auckland and catching Pam - Onboard Video
Volvo Ocean Race - The fleet commits to southern routing
Round Hainan Regatta - Inshore ?race e?nds, UB?ox leads? offshor?e leg
Dongfeng Race Team- Joining the exclusive southern ocean club
Volvo Ocean Race - ????? ?????????????
Phuket Race Week - It's all go!
Volvo Ocean Race – Sunshine and wind as fleet heads for Horn
Volvo Ocean Race - Better safe than sorry
Volvo Ocean Race - Another good day for Team Brunel
Barcelona World Race - Leaders back in the Med -The final 500 miles
Volvo Ocean Race - A failed attempt at a comeback
2015 ISAF Youth World Championship - Registration to open
Aloha Round Hainan Regatta 2015 - Big boats leave for Haikou
Volvo Ocean Race - Team Brunel ups the pace
2015 18ft Skiff Australians: Gotta Love it 7 wins on Waterloo Bay
Volvo Ocean Race - Bull in a China shop
What motivates a Clipper Round the World Race sailor?
2015 Fish & Co. Youth Sailing Championships - Race day 4
Barcelona World Race - Enjoying the moment
Volvo Ocean Race: Icebergs force course change to keep fleet clear
Volvo Ocean Race - If you want to get a-head get a hat!!   
Fish & Co. Youth Sailing Championships - Perfection is the goal   
Volvo Ocean Race - “It’s one hell of a baptism”   
Sixth Aloha Round Hainan regatta kicks off in Sanya   
2015 18ft Skiff Australian Championship – Day 2   
Volvo Ocean Race - After the slamming, now respite   
Which 49er World Champion will win a Volvo or America's Cup first? *Feature   
2015 18ft Skiffs Australian Championships - Day 1   
Barcelona World Race - Sunday afternoon in the Med?   
2015 Aloha Round Hainan Regatta preview   
Mini Transat Îles de Guadeloupe preview   
35th America's Cup - Bermuda training – Writing the playbook   
Barcelona World Race - The entire fleet in the Atlantic   
Volvo Ocean Race: Team Vestas Wind gets back into action - 1 + Video   
Volvo Ocean Race - Fleet sets up for the high-pressure system   
Fish & Co. Youth Sailing Championships - Day 2   
Barcelona World Race - Spare a thought for.....   
Volvo Ocean Race: The fleet cross the dateline in 30kt winds + Video   
Dinghy Academy Finn sailors enjoy great conditions for Valencia Open   
America's Cup: Oracle Racing's boat released from judicial custody   


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