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Volvo Ocean Race – Spanish eyes are smiling By Volvo Ocean Race, , 4:10 PM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race – MAPFRE (Xabi Fernández/ESP) put a difficult week behind them to snatch the early lead on the 5,010-nautical mile (nm) leg six from Itajaí to Newport, Rhode Island on Monday. ...
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2015 Fremantle to Albany Race overall By Royal Perth Yacht Club, , 3:08 PM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
The Fremantle to Albany Race started at 1100 on Friday the 17th of April in light conditions. 16 boats lined up on the start line and all except one made it to Albany ...
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Lending Club CEO shatters Newport to Bermuda record By Jan Harley, , 12:27 PM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
Renaud Laplanche, CEO of Lending Club (NYSE: LC), the world’s largest marketplace connecting borrowers and investors, co-skipper Ryan Breymaier, and the crew of the 105’ trimaran Lending Club 2 have today established a new world sailing speed record for the 635-nautical mile course from Castle Hill Lighthouse, in Newport, Rhode Island, to Kitchen Shoal Beacon in Bermuda. ...
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2015 St. Francis Yacht Club J/Fest – Images + results By pressure-drop.us, , 11:47 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
St. Francis Yacht Club J/Fest – Images by pressure-drop.us ...
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2015 Mayor's Cup – Winners announced By Long Beach Yacht Club, , 10:44 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
Nicole Breault, San Francisco, Calif., won the 2015 Mayor’s Cup ISAF Grade 3 women’s match race Sunday… which also turned out to be her birthday. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - Images from leg six start day By Volvo Ocean Race, , 9:04 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
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Volvo Ocean Race – The fleet finally heads for Newport By Volvo Ocean Race, , 7:57 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race – After a painfully slow start, the fleet finally got going. Team Alvimedica led the way out of Itajai. The Turkish American team must be spurred on and fired up for a good result for this homecoming leg back to Newport, Rhode Island ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA - USA-bound By Team SCA, , 4:30 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA left Itajai in Brazil in light winds this afternoon as they started the sixth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race, from the southern Brazilian city to Newport, Rhode Island. ...
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2015 Sperry Top-Sider Charleston Race Week - Final report By Sperry Charleston Race Week, , 3:35 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
2015 Sperry Charleston Race Week - With an early start time, a moderate yet consistent breeze from the southeast, and a ripping tide pouring out of Charleston Harbor, the overall victories and podium finishes were up for grabs throughout most of the fleet at Sperry Charleston Race Week 2015. Unlike Saturday’s action, early breeze meant three short, intense races in some classes and two in others ...
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2015 Audi Melges 20 U.S. National Championship – Stealing the show By Melges 20, , 3:15 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
A full round of congratulations are in order for two-time Sperry Charleston Race Week (CRW) Champion and now, 2015 U.S. National Champion Jason Michas on Midnight Blue with tactician Mark Mendelblatt and crew Tim Hotchkiss. Canada's Paul Currie and his Wild Deuces crew comprised of David Mori and Justin Barnes are also a Corinthian U.S. National Champion for second consecutive time as well. ...
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Volvo Ocean Race - En route to the North Atlantic Ocean By Team Brunel - Robbert-Jan Metselaar, , 2:52 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - Team Brunel has embarked with extremely light conditions on the sixth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. The 5,010 mile (9,200 km) long route will take the six sailing teams from Itajaí to the American harbour of Newport, Rhode Island. “We can still win, but that will depend on the other teams,' says Bouwe Bekking. ...
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2015 Star Western Hemisphere Championship – Overall report By Cayard Sailing, , 2:21 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
One race today in perfect conditions again! 10-12 knots from the southeast, warm water, warm air. I don’t think we have had a week of Star sailing this good, anywhere, in a very long time. ...
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Dean Barker's Blog - Back into the racing By Dean Barker, Auckland, NZ , 1:53 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
Writing on his blog at Kiwi Yachting Consultants' websites, of which he is a substantial shareholder and director, five times America's Cup helmsman Dean Barker gives his view on his split with Team New Zealand and life since. This is my first blog for quite some time. In fact since September last year when I was still a part of Team NZ racing in Istanbul for the Extreme Sailing Series. ...
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2015 Sperry Top-Sider Charleston Race Week - Final wrap up By Sperry Charleston Race Week, , 1:33 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
The 20th anniversary edition of this annual spring mega regatta wound to a close today with east-southeast winds buffeting the waters around Charleston, SC, offering the competitors some of the best racing of the entire three-day event. The rainy forecast didn't produce any significant moisture until the end of the awards ceremonies when most of the competitors had already started to head home. ...
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More Challenges than Challengers - New York Times on Cup fallout By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com NZL, , 1:27 AM Mon 20 Apr 2015 GMT
Senior sports writer for the New York Times, Christopher Clarey, has filed a major story in the prestigious US newspaper looking at the current state of the America's Cup following the Luna Rossa withdrawal just before Easter. He also looks at the implications of the antagonism towards Team New Zealand who have been in the America's Cup for 30 years. ...
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Replay coverage of Volvo Ocean Race Leg 6 Start at Itajai By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com NZL, , 9:49 PM Sun 19 Apr 2015 GMT
Catch the replay coverage of the Leg 6 Start in Itajai for the Volvo Ocean Race. After sailing an inshore course, the six strong fleet headed for Newport RI ...
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Nautique Wake Open overall By World Wakeboard Association, , 2:11 PM Sun 19 Apr 2015 GMT
The Wakeboard World Series kicked off Saturday with the Nautique Wake Open presented by Rockstar Energy at BSR Cable Park in Waco, Texas. Following two days of amateur divisions and pro qualifying as the second stop of the Nautique Wake Series, the riders stepped it up for the final rounds with six amateur division champions taking home titles including Nic Rapa winning the Jr. Pro Men’s division ...
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Gunboat G4 capsizes on final day at St Barths + Capsize Video By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com NZL, , 12:39 PM Sun 19 Apr 2015 GMT
The foiling 'cruiser' - the Gunboat G4 - capsized on the final day of Les Voile de St Barths in the Caribbean. After performing spectacularly at the regatta the high performance foiling cruiser succumbed, and put those who wondered if this might happen out of their misery. Despite completely inverting, G4 was able to be righted and was assisted back to harbour, largely intact. See video of capsize ...
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Star Western Hemisphere Championship day 3 By Paul Cayard, , 11:24 AM Sun 19 Apr 2015 GMT
Star Western Hemisphere Championship – Two races were held today on Biscayne Bay, in ideal conditions for Star racing. The wind was again 8-12 knots from the South. Blue skies, warm water and slightly warmer air temperature. ...
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2015 Audi Melges 20 US National Championship – Just a perfect day By Melges 20 Class Association, , 10:18 AM Sun 19 Apr 2015 GMT
What started out as doubtful, turned into wonderful for the Audi Melges 20 fleet participating in the 2015 U.S. National Championship held in conjunction with Sperry Charleston Race Week (CRW), Teams awoke to more rain, overcast skies and worry that racing might not even take place on Saturday (based on multiple forecasts from a variety of prediction centers). ...
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Mapfre loses 2pts for not following Rulebook in Southern Ocean gale By Richard Gladwell Sail-World.com NZL, , 9:58 AM Sun 19 Apr 2015 GMT
Fernández and the Mapfre team said in the statement that they believed the penalty was, “totally excessive because of the possible administrative error we committed”, and adds that “we will try to turn it around with our team and attempt to get back the two points that have been taken from us”. ...
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Lending Club 2 is heading for another world record By Jan Harley, , 8:29 AM Sun 19 Apr 2015 GMT
Lending Club 2 is slated to cross the start line at Castle Hill Light in the early hours of Sunday morning, 19 April, beginning the passage which is anticipated to earn the team its second world speed sailing record in as many tries. ...
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2015 Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta - Day 2 By Louay Habib, , 7:13 AM Sun 19 Apr 2015 GMT
Mother Nature delivered once again perfect conditions for second day of Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta, sponsored by Panerai. Three hours of exhilarating racing were fully appreciated by crews returning to Antigua Yacht Club Marina. Salt encrusted on the dock, the Classics Clan shared their memories of a great day on the water, even the whales came out to play, captured by photographer, Cory Silken ...
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2015 Sperry Charleston Race Week - Day 2 By Sperry Charleston Race Week, , 6:22 AM Sun 19 Apr 2015 GMT
Sailors at Sperry Charleston Race Week 2015 were treated to a surprise respite this morning, with dead-calm conditions giving the 2,500 sailors at the premier regatta a chance to sleep in and catch up with old friends as the clouds slowly burned off. Around midday, bright sun and a beautiful, eight knot sea breeze developed as the land heated ...
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2015 Audi Melges 20 U.S. National Champs - Day 2 images by Joy Dunigan By Joy Dunigan, , 5:57 AM Sun 19 Apr 2015 GMT
Photographer Joy Dunigan was on the water at 2015 Audi Melges 20 U.S. National Championship - Sperry Charleston Race Week, and provided this gallery of images from Day 2. ...
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