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Volvo Ocean Race – Plastic soup - There is a solution By Bouwe Bekking, , 8:58 AM Fri 24 Apr 2015 GMT
What a huge difference is there between Itajai and Rio de Janeiro. Ok, the water looks murky in Itajai, but that is because it is at the end of a river. Luckily there is not so much plastic and other rubbish in the waters near Itajai. But also streets looks much cleaner and, of course, that helps with less rubbish washing in the river during heavy rain showers, of which there are plenty in Brasil ...
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Volvo Ocean Race – Fleet waits for the right-hand shift By Volvo Ocean Race, , 8:15 AM Fri 24 Apr 2015 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race – As the fleet waits for the inevitable right-hand shift that the trade winds will bring, they have continued to plug northeast. But plugging on has not been as straightforward as some hoped ...
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2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres - No mercy' in Hyères By ISAF, , 2:42 AM Fri 24 Apr 2015 GMT
2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres - The biggest smile of the day at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères belonged to Poland's Maja Dziarnowska after she picked up three straight race wins in the Women's RS:X. ...
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ISAF Sailing World Cup -Giles Scott leads Finn after Day 2 at Hyeres By Robert Deaves, , 2:15 AM Fri 24 Apr 2015 GMT
Giles Scott (GBR) has taken pole position in the Finn fleet at the ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres after a day of tough sailing in winds around 16-18 knots. He leads from Ed Wright (GBR) and Pieter-Jan Postma (NED). After another delay to wait for the wind, the Finn fleet eventually got in two slightly late races. The wind was forecast to come in stronger than on Wednesday and did just that. ...
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Collinson FX Market Commentary: Apr 24 - Earth to Wheeler? By Collinson FX, , 1:16 AM Fri 24 Apr 2015 GMT
The currency wars have seen Global Monetary policies pushing interest rates to record lows, while RBNZ Wheeler, has been operating in an alternate universe... the Auckland housing market! The recovery has collapsed under his wrong-minded policy direction and this has blown the 'rock star economy' phenomena. Signals of a reversal in policy is long overdue and markets have listened. ...
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Sailing World Cup - Could this actually be an ISAF success story? *Feature By Rob Kothe & Jedda Murphy, , 9:37 PM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
Sail-World.com has often been critical of ISAF decision making and sadly it seem will have reasons to continue to be so, but frankly it does look like ISAF is gradually getting things right with the Sailing World Cup. ...
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2015 Secondary Schools Team Sailing National Championships By Gay Noyer, Taupo , 8:43 PM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
Thirty New Zealand Secondary School teams entered the 2015 Secondary Schools Team Sailing National Championships, hosted last week by Lake Taupo Yacht Club. Sailing was held over five days, with a variety of conditions to test the sailors. ...
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Burling and Tuke near perfect on Day 2 of Sailing World Cup Hyeres By Jodie Bakewell-White, Yachting NZ, , 8:34 PM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
Racing continued for the NZL Sailing Team in France today at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres Regatta where our 2012 Olympic medallist crews hit their stride. On the skiff course Peter Burling and Blair Tuke were showing everyone else how it’s done, while in the Women’s 470 Jo Aleh and Polly Powrie have made major gains on the leader-board. ...
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Japanese expected to announce Challenge late next week By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com NZL, , 8:02 PM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
Extremely well connected international sailing correspondent, Stuart Alexander, has reported some of the detail of the Japanese America's Cup Challenge which he expects to be announced late next week. Writing in the Independent (UK) Alexander says the Challenge will have a Japanese skipper. ...
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Oracle Team USA sails for first time in Bermuda By Sail-World.com NZL, , 7:45 PM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
Oracle Team USA has made its debut on the waters of the Great Sound in Bermuda Wednesday with the team training on two foiling Phantom catamarans. Kyle Langford, Graeme Spence, Joey Newton and Andrew Campbell were the first sailors on the Defending America's Cup champion to test the local conditions. ...
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Road to Rio 2016 – An interview with Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark By Jonny Fullerton, Grand Prix Sailing, , 5:46 PM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
Jonny Fullerton of Grand Prix Sailing talks to 2012 Olympic 470 silver medallists Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark of Team GBR at the start of the 2015 season ...
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Ocean Summit on Marine Debris to address a growing catastrophe By Volvo Ocean Race, , 2:13 PM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
The Ocean Summit on Marine Debris during the Volvo Ocean Race stopover in Newport, Rhode Island, USA, next month has attracted a stellar list of expert speakers to bring attention to a ‘growing catastrophe’. ...
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The B&G Report - Volvo Ocean Race - Leg 6 Week 1 Review By Mark Chisnell, Hamble , 1:46 PM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
Top Volvo Ocean Race correspondent, navigator and sailing analyst, Mark Chisnell writes a regular report for B&G on the current race and trends. It was a slow start to Leg 6, as the teams got underway from Itajai, Brazil for their journey back into the northern hemisphere and the finish at Newport, Rhode Island, USA – a ‘mere’ 5,010 miles away. It was so light at the start time that overall lea ...
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ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres 2015 - Images by Franck Socha By Franck Socha, , 1:24 PM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres 2015 - Images by Franck Socha ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA celebrate their lap of the planet By Corinna Halloran, OBR, Team SCA, , 12:45 PM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race - April 22, 2015 will now forever live in the hearts of Team SCA. At 18:56 UTC, fellow competitor, Ian Walker from Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing, was the first to congratulate Team SCA in completing successful lap around the world. According to Ian, we have crossed our Leg 1 track, therefore completing a feat most only dream about. ...
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2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres - Images from the race start By Franck Socha, , 11:18 AM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres - Images from the race start ...
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Inaugural ANZAC 200 miler gets underway in light airs By Josh Tucker, , 11:10 AM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
A fleet of 28 boats set off at 5.30pm on Thursday to compete in the first addition of the SSANZ (Shorthanded Sailing Association of NZ) ANZAC weekend shorthanded races. The race takes the fleet up around the Poor Knights for the big boats, Sail Rock for the smaller boats, with both divisions rounding the Mokohinau Islands before finishing at Nagles Cove on Great Barrier Island. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race – Treacherous times in the danger zone By Volvo Ocean Race, , 7:42 AM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race – After twelve hours of straight line sailing locked together, Alvimedica made a move to sail from below Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing’s line to above. This established Alvimedica as the most left in the pack and farthest to the north. ...
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Oracle Team USA builder gets NZ Government R+D Grant By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com NZL, , 5:54 AM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
The builder of Oracle Team USA's boats for the 2013 and 2010 America's Cup boats has received a grant from a Research and Development Fund operated by the New Zealand Government. Earlier today the New Zealand Herald ran a story claiming the Warkworth based company had received a grant of $17.5million. ...
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Big announcements in Hyères as World Cup racing begins in light winds By ISAF, , 1:46 AM Thu 23 Apr 2015 GMT
Racing at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères got underway following the announcement of prize money for the event and live broadcasting of the Medal Races. €72,000 is to be distributed across the ten Olympic and two Paralympic disciplines on show in Hyères when the medals are decided on Sunday 26 April. The Medal Races will also be broadcast live from Hyères on the ISAF website on Sunday 26 April. ...
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New Zealand leads in Finn and 49er after Day 1 at Hyeres World Cup By Jodie Bakewell-White, Yachting NZ, , 7:21 PM Wed 22 Apr 2015 GMT
ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres Regatta is underway for 2015 and the NZL Sailing Team has opened well, particularly in the Finn and 49er classes. The new look ISAF Sailing World Cup format, debuting here in Hyeres, sees all fleets restricted to a maximum of 40 boats featuring only the best sailors. ...
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Sailing World Cup Hyeres - Outteridge and Jensen are back + Interview *Feature By Rob Kothe and Jedda Murphy, , 6:30 PM Wed 22 Apr 2015 GMT
London 2012 49er Gold Medallists, Australia’s Nathan Outteridge and Ian Jensen lead their Silver medal rivals, New Zealanders Peter Burling and Blair Tuke after the first day of the 2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup regatta in Hyeres. ...
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Extreme Sailing Series™ – Chinese sailors enter the Extreme 40 fray By Extreme Sailing Series™, , 5:15 PM Wed 22 Apr 2015 GMT
Chinese sailor Cheng Ying Kit and Danish Olympic Champion Jonas Warrer to co-skipper the national Extreme 40 entry ‘Team Extreme Qingdao’ in China’s Olympic sailing city of Qingdao. ...
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Road to Rio 2016 – An interview with Giles Scott By Jonny Fullerton, Grand Prix Sailing, , 3:36 PM Wed 22 Apr 2015 GMT
Jonny Fullerton talks to British Finn supremo, Giles Scott at the beginning of the 2015 season with less than 500 days to go to Rio 2016 ...
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Collinson FX Market Commentary: Apr 22 - Testing parity with AUD By Collinson FX, , 1:48 PM Wed 22 Apr 2015 GMT
The RBA Governor confirmed interest rate cuts were likely on an overvalued currency, which drove the currency back to 0.7700, while markets are now talking a floor of 0.7000. The NZD was impacted but not to the same extent, drifting back to 0.7650, while again testing AUD parity. ...
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