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For a second straight day, Charleston Harbor and the open ocean just offshore provided near-perfect conditions for over 200 competing teams at Sperry Charleston Race Week 2017. Boats across all six courses faced brisk southerly winds of 15-20 knots, while…

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Why do the America’s Cup Class catamarans sail with bow down trim? It’s a common question. Helmsman and Tactician Tom Slingsby provides a detailed answer in Oracle Team USA’s #TechTuesday feature. Video by John von Seeburg & Mike Herbener / Oracle Team…

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A light air day one of the final act of the MC38’s 2016-17 season pointscore went to Leslie Green’s Ginger by the slimmest margin. Green’s consistent two, three, two, two scores on The Sound, the stretch of water between South Head and Manly’s Quarantine…

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Just a perfect day! What else can you say about the day where all matches: wonderful weather with blue skies and sunshine, nice sea breeze up to 13 knots from South-West and happy Melges 24 sailors enjoying all of it at the first regatta of the European…

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Returning to the Figaro class for the first time in 2017 following his impressive debut season in 2016, Will Harris will take over the reins of The Offshore Academy for the Solo Maitre Coq, from Hugh Brayshaw who sits this one out to finalise his funding…

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It was a tale of two mornings for the more than 200 boats taking to the water today for the opening day of 2017 Sperry Charleston Race Week. Over 150 inshore boats on four circles inside Charleston’s world-famous harbor faced hot temperatures, flat water,…

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Boat International Media, the global authority on superyachts and the luxury lifestyle that goes with them, has today announced that it will be partnering with the NZ Millennium Cup superyacht regatta, to be held in New Zealand’s Bay of Islands in January…

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The America’s Cup Teams were training on Bermuda’s Great Sound on April 20, 2017 including Oracle Team USA, Land Rover BAR and Groupama Team France in AC50’s. Sailed in moderate to fresh breezes the teams seemed to be sailing OK but with some significant…

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The countdown is on as the teams prepare to take to the water for the second Act of the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series™ in China’s Olympic Sailing City, Qingdao, for the ‘Mazarin Cup’, run in conjunction with Mazarin Qingdao Shipyard Co. and hosted by…

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With a rigorous Caribbean circuit in the rearview mirror, Bella Mente Racing looks ahead to even more challenging battles on the horizon as the team prepares for its European racing tour, which kicks off next month with Palma Vela in Mallorca, Spain. The…
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