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Samui Regatta 2015 - down to the wire after a tough Day 4 By Event Media, Phuket , 9:24 AM Fri 29 May 2015 GMT
The fleet lined up for a two-race schedule on Day 4 of the 2015 Samui Regatta, but the Wind Gods had other ideas. A short delay while the breeze filled in and Ross Chisholm got IRC Zero off first only to abandon the race soon after following a significant wind shift. ... [more]


2015 Fremantle to Bali –Rally boats crossed the finish line! By Marina Valmadre, , 12:28 PM Fri 29 May 2015 GMT
2015 Fremantle to Bali Race and Rally – Friday heralded the arrival of rally boats Paul Schapper’s Toroa, Robert Bryce’s Albatross and Joanna Pearson’s Odyssey of Fremantle into Bali Marina. It has been a busy week for Principal Race Officer Trevor Milton and Race Director Rob Thomas having been out on the water almost constantly for the whole week. ... [more]


2015 Fremantle to Bali Race and Rally – The fleet arrives in Bali By Oakridge Communication Group, , 12:04 PM Fri 29 May 2015 GMT
Fremantle to Bali Race and Rally – Retired race boat Slipstream, owned and skippered by the Rod Mulcahy arrived in Bali at 7.39pm on the 28th May 2015. ... [more]


Extreme Sailing Series™ supports Hannah White’s Project Speedbird By Extreme Sailing Series™, , 11:56 AM Fri 29 May 2015 GMT
Extreme Sailing Series commentator, Hannah White, today launched her bid to become the fastest woman on water over one nautical mile when she unveiled her latest venture; Project Speedbird. ... [more]


Pantaenius Insurance – How good does it get? By John Curnow, , 8:55 AM Fri 29 May 2015 GMT
Insurance may not be the buzzword. There is not unobtanium for keels, spinach enhanced sails or hulls of cut diamond and vibranium fuel cells powering arc reactors to rave on about. No. It is numbers, facts, risk and documentation. Boring? No. Quite the contrary if you happen to have put your boat up on a reef or Hughie blows it off its mooring, smashes her through everything in sight... ... [more]


Sailboat Racing, Iditarod-Style—A look at the Race to Alaska By David Schmidt, Sail-World USA Editor, Seattle, WA , 5:54 AM Fri 29 May 2015 GMT
When it comes to big adventures in small boats, it’s tough to beat the Race to Alaska, which starts in Port Townsend, Washington, and takes racers to Ketchikan, Alaska, by way of a stopover in Victoria, British Columbia. The race rules are straightforward and simple—get to Alaska, via any type of non-motorized craft, as fast as possible, via any route, as long as the journey is self-supported. ... [more]


2015 Finn World Masters - Krutskikh has extended his lead By Robert Deaves, , 3:34 AM Fri 29 May 2015 GMT
Vladimir Krutskikh (RUS) has extended his lead at the Finn World Masters in Kavala, Greece to six points after the hardest day's sailing many here can remember. Yuri Tokovoi (UKR) and Martijn Van Muyden (NED) are on equal points in second and third, but anyone in the top seven can win a medal, and anyone in the top five can take the title. There is still a lot to play for in Kavala. ... [more]


2015 Airlie Beach Race Week - 70 days and counting! By Airlie Beach Race Week, , 2:25 AM Fri 29 May 2015 GMT
With 70 days to go and entries now at 42, it is looking very positive for another record breaking year of entries with 130 plus boats expected. The IRC and Sports Boat divisions are both seeing a higher level of entries compared with last year, with six entries in Sports Boats and 10 in the IRC divisions to date. ... [more]


Two veterans of Fremantle to Bali Race arrive just 15 minutes apart By Jayllee Carter and Oakridge Communication Group, , 2:02 AM Fri 29 May 2015 GMT
2015 Fremantle to Bali Race and Rally - Two veterans of the Wonderful Indonesia Fremantle to Bali Race and Rally, Sue Sea and Mustang Sally arrived in Bali within fifteen minutes of each other today (Thursday) with skippers and crew of both yachts elated by the sail and the allure of the island. ... [more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Walker's get-out-of-jail card By Volvo Ocean Race, , 4:02 PM Thu 28 May 2015 GMT
For a man whose boat finished only fifth in the transatlantic leg seven of the Volvo Ocean Race, Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing skipper Ian Walker was sporting a surprisingly large smile on Thursday ... [more]


America's Cup announces title sponsor By Sara Gottman, , 3:11 PM Thu 28 May 2015 GMT
Louis Vuitton’s longest standing partnership is one that over the years, has become synonymous with audacious endeavors and a quest for excellence. ... [more]


Farr 40 West Coast Champs - Estate Master makes strong move on Day 2 By Tink Chambers, Cabrillo Beach , 3:11 PM Thu 28 May 2015 GMT
Quantum Sail Design Group Day at the Farr 40 West Coast Championship proved quite interesting. Principal race officer Peter Reggio held the 15-boat fleet at the dock for an hour then delayed for another hour out on the water waiting for the sea breeze to fill in. ... [more]


2015 Finn World Masters - Vladimir Krutskikh is new leader By Robert Deaves, , 11:18 AM Thu 28 May 2015 GMT
2015 Finn World Masters - Vladimir Krutskikh (RUS) has taken a one point lead after the only scheduled race was completed late in the day. Yuri Tokovoi (UKR) is up to second while Martijn van Muyden (NED) drops to third. Race wins went to Marc Allain des Beauvais (FRA) and Vladimir Butenko (RUS). ... [more]


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