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ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres 2015 - Images from day 2's racing By Franck Socha, , 10:10 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - GMT
ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres 2015 - Images from day 2's racing ... [more]

Extreme Sailing Series™ heads to Qingdao By Extreme Sailing Series™, , 9:37 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - Sail-World Asia GMT
With less than a week to go until the Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 3, Qingdao, there is a palpable tension in the air, as the nine-strong Extreme 40 fleet head to China’s Olympic sailing city, 30 April – 3 May. ... [more]

Barcelona World Race extends its reach By Barcelona World Race Media, , 9:26 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - GMT
The first trilogy of the Barcelona World Race has just ended, the third edition completed only days ago. Over the first ten years the race has fostered the growth of oceanic racing whilst making a comprehensive, positive cultural and social impact through the educational and scientific programmes, which are integral to the two-handed race around the world. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race – Plastic soup - There is a solution By Bouwe Bekking, , 8:58 AM Friday 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 ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - På kurs mot tropikerna By Volvo Ocean Race, , 8:54 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - GMT
Under gårdagen korsade Volvo Ocean Race-flottan den väg de seglade under den första etappen och tekniskt sett har de nu seglat ett varv runt jorden. Men kampen är fortsatt stekhet och med Team Alvimedica sätter de snart full fart norrut. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race – Fleet waits for the right-hand shift By Volvo Ocean Race, , 8:15 AM Friday 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 ... [more]

Boaters urged to postpone non-essential boating as clean up continues By Transport Roads and Maritime Services, , 5:31 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Roads and Maritime Services is urging people to avoid non-essential boating on flood-affected waterways this weekend as the clean up continues from this week’s wild weather. ... [more]

Riverton Yacht Club celebrates 150 years of continuous operation By Renee Janowicz, Riverton, NJ , 5:24 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
Riverton Yacht Club celebrates its 150th anniversary all season long with special events and honors befitting the oldest club of its kind on the Delaware River, oldest in New Jersey, and one of the oldest in the United States with continuous service. ... [more]

2015 Antigua Sailing Week - Under starter's orders By Trish Jenkins, , 5:10 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - GMT
The 45th Edition of Antigua Sailing Week will open for registration on Friday, April 24. Antigua Sailing Week is the longest running and most famous regatta in the Caribbean and this year the number of entries has eclipsed recent years with 121 entries. Antigua Sailing Week is recognised the world over and the participants come from an astonishing 21 different nations and overseas territories. ... [more]

Peter Holmberg receives The Guy Eldridge Spirit of Enthusiasm award By Trish Jenkins, , 4:22 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - GMT
Peter Holmberg, the Caribbean's most famous sailor is living proof that ordinary people are capable of extraordinary things, and at this year's BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival he was awarded for his services to the sailing world. ... [more]

Changed traffic conditions at Narooma Bridge as upgrade work continues By Transport Roads and Maritime Services, , 4:06 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - Powerboat-World GMT
Roads and Maritime Services advises motorists of changed traffic conditions from Monday as the second stage of work starts on the upgrade to the Narooma Bridge opening system. ... [more]

Volunteers the fabric of Airlie Beach Race Week By Di Pearson, , 3:44 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Akin to the 25 regattas that went before it, Airlie Beach Race Week 2015 will rely on its volunteer force to keep heart and soul together, both on and off the water. ... [more]

American 470 Class sailors battling at the top in France By Will Ricketson, , 3:16 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
Day Two of ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères brought much more breeze and beaming sunshine to the waters surrounding this sailing-infused Mediterranean town. Heading into the day in the overall lead and wearing gold jerseys in the Women's 470 class was the team of Annie Haeger and Briana Provancha. On Day Two, pair scored a mid-fleet finish followed by a seventh, resulting in a three-way tie on points ... [more]

2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres - No mercy' in Hyères By ISAF, , 2:42 AM Friday 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. ... [more]

ISAF Sailing World Cup -Giles Scott leads Finn after Day 2 at Hyeres By Robert Deaves, , 2:15 AM Friday 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. ... [more]

Take care when checking your boats after the storms By Ken McManus, , 2:03 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Boaters have been encouraged to take advantage of the improved weather expected this weekend to check the condition of their vessels and moorings after the week’s severe storms. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - When to tack? By Volvo Ocean Race, , 1:28 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - GMT
2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - It’s been a day of light winds for the fleet. A northerly breeze in the range of eight to 11 knots. For MAPFRE’s skipper Xabi Fernández, this has been pleasant. ... [more]

Collinson FX Market Commentary- Apr 24 - Earth to Wheeler? By Collinson FX, , 1:16 AM Friday 24 Apr 2015 - Sail-World NZ 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. ... [more]

2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres - Tom Burton defends yellow jersey By Cora Zillich, , 9:49 PM Thursday 23 Apr 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Laser World number one Tom Burton (NSW) defends the yellow leader’s jersey on the penultimate day of fleet racing on Friday, 24 April at the ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres, France (22-26 April 2016). ... [more]

Sailing World Cup - Could this actually be an ISAF success story? By Rob Kothe & Jedda Murphy, , 9:37 PM Thursday 23 Apr 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT 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. ... [more]

ISAF Sailing World Cup Burton back ontop By Cora Zillich, , 8:43 PM Thursday 23 Apr 2015 - GMT
Laser World #1 Tom Burton (NSW) moved up to the top of the leader board on day two of the ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères in France (22-26 April) after a strong day posting a third and second place in Thursday’s racing (23 April), which saw winds pick-up to 17knots. ... [more]

2015 Secondary Schools Team Sailing National Championships By Gay Noyer, Taupo , 8:43 PM Thursday 23 Apr 2015 - Sail-World NZ 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. ... [more]

Burling and Tuke near perfect on Day 2 of Sailing World Cup Hyeres By Jodie Bakewell-White, Yachting NZ, , 8:34 PM Thursday 23 Apr 2015 - Sail-World NZ 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. ... [more]

Japanese expected to announce Challenge late next week By Richard Gladwell/ NZL, , 8:02 PM Thursday 23 Apr 2015 - Sail-World NZ 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. ... [more]

Oracle Team USA sails for first time in Bermuda By NZL, , 7:45 PM Thursday 23 Apr 2015 - Sail-World NZ 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. ... [more]

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