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Experts and great advice at Auckland On Water Boat Show By, , 9:16 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Thousands of Kiwi boating, fishing and water sport enthusiasts are set to visit next week’s Auckland On Water Boat Show where they can seek expert advice and check out the hundreds of new boats and marine-related products on display. ... [more]

Guo Chuan completes Arctic Ocean World Record Challenge + Videos By Robert Penner, , 9:04 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World Asia GMT
Chinese skipper Guo Chuan and his international crew of four sailors and one media crew member from Germany, Russia and France set the first World Record for a non-stop sail of the famed Northeast Passage in the treacherous Arctic Ocean on Tuesday. ... [more]

GC32s in 2016 – Two different circuits for two different audiences By The Great Cup, , 8:37 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - GMT
Following the recent announcement by the Extreme Sailing Series that the GC32 will replace the 10 year old Extreme 40 catamarans for their series from 2016, Laurent Lenne shares his views on the two circuits. ... [more]

2016 Vic-Maui – Strongest fleet in more than a decade By Vic-Maui, , 8:19 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
Vic-Maui welcomes a total of nineteen early-entrants for the 2016 Vic-Maui ... [more]

Audi Hong Kong to Vietnam Race 2015 in association with VinaCapital By RHKYC Media, Hong Kong , 6:10 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World Asia GMT
With the continued support of Audi, the 673nm from Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour to Nha Trang in Vietnam constitutes one of Asia’s most exhilarating Category 1 offshore races, offering competitors a predominantly downwind race at the height of the north east monsoon. ... [more]

New Thailand Yacht Show officially launched By Thailand Yacht Show, , 4:48 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World Asia GMT
The Thailand Yacht Show (TYS) has officially launched at an international press conference and private launch party in Bangkok on 16 September 2015, hosted by Deputy Prime Minister, General Thanasak Patimaprakorn. It was the PM's initiative to create an international Yacht Show for Thailand, and make Phuket the principal hub for superyachts in Asia. ... [more]

Flinders Islet Race - Quality fleet By Di Pearson, , 4:45 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
A quality fleet of 23 yachts will line up on Sydney Harbour for Race two of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Blue Water Pointscore on Saturday morning for a 10am start off Point Piper. ... [more]

New Thai regulations make Phuket viable alternative to the Med By Asia Pacific Superyachts, Phuket, Thailand , 4:33 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World Asia GMT
“The new Thai Charter rules mean that for the first time yachts over 30meters will be able to charter legally here and this means Phuket will have more visiting yachts and the region as a whole will benefit from this. Yachts will have a viable alternative to the Caribbean winter cruising season”, Fernandes explains. ... [more]

2015 Hobie 16 Open North American Championships - Preview By Rich McVeigh, , 4:26 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
70+ teams from all across North America will be descending on Pensacola, Florida and the Pensacola Yacht Club for the 45th Hobie 16 North American Championships. ... [more]

Yacht Clubs and sailing venues invited to join the Yacht Racing Forum By Yacht Racing Forum, , 4:12 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - GMT
The Yacht Racing Forum invites yacht clubs and sailing venues from all around the world to join the event. The conference will take place in Geneva, Switzerland, on December seven - eight, 2015. ... [more]

2015 Musto Int’l Youth Match Racing Regatta – NOR released By Stacey French, , 3:25 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
The Notice of Race for the Musto International Youth Match Racing Regatta has been released by Cruising Yacht Club of Australia. ... [more]

2015 WIM Series - World number two undefeated in Sheboygan By WIM Series, , 3:13 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
On her comeback to the match racing scene, Renée Groeneveld of the Netherlands surprised with six wins and just one loss on the first day of the Buddy Melges Challenge, the penultimate event of the 2015 WIM Series. ... [more]

Azzurra retains her overall lead in difficult conditions By Giuliano Luzzatto, , 2:50 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - GMT
With second and fifth place finishes today, Azzurra is holding on to her leadership overall in the 52 Super Series 2015 with just a few races to go before the end of the Series which closes with the end of the Cascais Cup on Sunday. ... [more]

Mascots for the Transat - A zoo with a sea view By Mini Transat, , 2:37 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - GMT
At the start of most offshore races, sailors often take mascots, amulets and objects for good luck that will remind them of their ties with land, their family and friends. The Min Transat îles de Guadeloupe is no different. At the same time, for many sailors, they take weight-saving measures to the extreme, and get rid of any superfluous objects that they can. ... [more]

2015 52 Super Series - Americans set the pace in Portugal By 52 Super Series, , 2:23 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - GMT
As the 52 Super Series moved to the Atlantic, the regatta standings at the Cascais Cup after the first two races reflect a certain American flavour. ... [more]

2015 TP52 Super Series - Race one and two images by Max Ranchi By Max Ranchi, , 1:58 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - GMT
Photographer Max Ranchi was on water at 2015 TP52 Super Series and provided this gallery of images from race one and two. ... [more]

Australian Youth sailors set for Japan Youth Exchange Program By Cora Zillich, , 1:48 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
A group of Australian Sailing Youth sailors departed to Wakayama, Japan today (Thursday, 17 September) following an invitation from the Japan Sailing Federation (JSAF) to participate in the AUS/JPN Youth Exchange Program (17-23 September). ... [more]

2015 Snipe Junior World Championship – Heavy seas on Day 4 By Tessa Wiechmann, , 1:27 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - GMT
Cloudy skies, heavy seas and winds gusting well above 20 knots set the scene of the fourth day of racing at the Snipe Junior World Championship underway in Talamone. After five races with no discard, the provisional scoreboard sees Montoya-Cuenca (ESP) in the lead at 19 pts, followed by Meotto-Cassandro (ITA) at 27 points and by Noguera-Vallespir (ESP) in third place at 28 points. ... [more]

2015 Partisan of Yachting Regatta - Day 4 + Video By Icarus Sailing, , 1:12 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - GMT
Welcome back to Bodrum in Turkey and the Partisan of Yachting Regatta. The packed racing programme and fiercely competitive racing are a big appeal. No wonder teams return each year to enjoy superb racing and memorable après-sail hospitality. It is simply a lot of fun racing here – and teams’ enjoyment is reflected in the overall atmosphere of the event and vibe in the marina. ... [more]

2016 Festival of Sails' cruising beauty By Lisa Ratcliff, , 12:56 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
One of the earliest entries for the Festival of Sails 2016 is the brand new Bordeaux 60 that made its stunning debut at Hamilton Island Race Week last month. ... [more]

Rolex Farr 40 Worlds - Australia pins hopes on Estate Master for title By Di Pearson, , 12:38 AM Thursday 17 Sep 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
When the 2015 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship starts in Long Beach, California, later this month, Australian yachting enthusiasts will pin all their hopes on Martin and Lisa Hill’s Estate Master, the sole Australia entry at the prestigious international event. ... [more]

Aluminium cans and the ocean - advice from an Ocean Crusader By Ian Thomson, Gothenburg , 5:41 PM Wednesday 16 Sep 2015 - GMT
I was asked the other day about throwing aluminium cans in the ocean. The question came about as the person concerned has been on racing yachts and an ongoing argument was about whether it was O.K or not to throw an aluminium can overboard. The person asking me was against it by the way. The argument also included a version that it is O.K to throw it overboard as long as you tear it in two. ... [more]

Gulf Yachting Association selects Viper 640 as new Capdevielle boat By Stuart Bayliss, USA , 4:57 PM Wednesday 16 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
After a democratic vote of its member clubs, the Gulf Yachting Association (GYA) has selected the Viper 640 as the new boat to be sailed in its prestigious Capdevielle Series. The voting process was the culmination of a multi-year selection process to find a successor for the Flying Scot, the boat currently used. ... [more]

Clipper Round the World Race – Trade winds and Doldrums test the fleet By Clipper Ventures, , 2:57 PM Wednesday 16 Sep 2015 - GMT
Clipper Round the World Yacht Race – It’s week three in the 5000+ nautical mile Atlantic Trade Winds Leg from London to Rio de Janeiro in the opening round of the 14-race global series that comprises the 2015-16 edition. ... [more]

Race to Alaska challenges Larry Ellison and Team Oracle USA + Video By Jake Beattie, Port Townsend , 2:51 PM Wednesday 16 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
The details for the second Race to Alaska were revealed at an event the Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival, and while the format of the race remains largely identical to the inaugural race, the most significant change to the is a challenge issued by race organizers to Larry Ellison ... [more]

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