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    Published on 07-03-2020 11:27 AM
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    RACE PREVIEW - THE ACTION BEGINS FOR THE IMOCA CLASS WITH THE UNIQUE CHALLENGE OF THE VENDÉE-ARCTIQUE-LES SABLES D’OLONNE RACE





    After the unprecedented interruption of the IMOCA racing season because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the action on the water is finally about to start with the innovative new ‘Arctique’ race. (Start 4th of July, 3.30pm CET)

    The Vendée-Arctique-Les Sables d’Olonne race, with a unique course, a modified race organisation to meet the requirements of public ...
    Published on 06-24-2020 09:44 AM
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    The owners and organisers of La Solitaire du Figaro, OC Sport Pen Duick, have confirmed that the flagship race of the French Elite Offshore Racing Championship will go ahead at the end of the summer.

    As many as 35 solo sailors are expected on ...
    Published on 06-22-2020 02:09 PM
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    Couples of days before the #VendéeArctique, IMOCA sailors are working out!




    all photos © Eloi Stichelbaut https://www.polaryse.com/





    Les Sables d'Olonne is thriving with excitement as the team work out ...
    Published on 06-19-2020 12:23 PM
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    The third edition of the DRHEAM-CUP will take place! On 10 June, after discussions with the competent authorities and the approval of the French Sailing Federation, the coast is clear for obtaining the Préfecture’s authorisation and launching the first major multi-class race of the season on Sunday 19 July. There ...
    Published on 06-04-2020 10:06 AM

    Montenegro


    Further relaxation measures introduced for maritime traffic

    Porto Montenegro welcomes the new measures
    With Montenegro having no cases of Covid-19 and no new cases in the last 28 days, the Montenegrin government has introduced further relaxation measures for maritime traffic – in particular international arrivals.
    As confimed by Porto Montenegro, the country’s borders are now open to all countries that have fewer than 25 people infected with Covid-19 per 100,000 inhabitants. Yacht arrivals from those countries will not need to be quarantined.

    In addition to the measures ...
    Published on 05-20-2020 11:57 AM
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    20TH OF MAY, 2020
    Puerto Portals to Host the Rolex TP52 World Championship in September
    July’s Valencia regatta has been cancelled.

    (Wednesday 20th May) – As the 52 SUPER SERIES racing fleet of TP52 grand-prix racing yachts returned today from Cape Town, South Africa, aboard the cargo ship BBC Dolphin in ...
    Published on 05-13-2020 10:45 AM
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    Tragedy in the Netherlands: several surfers drown at Scheveningen
    May 13, 2020 | Surfing




    Five surfers and lifeguards have lost their lives at Scheveningen Beach, near The Hague, in the Netherlands.
    It is one of the most tragic events of all time involving surfers and watermen.
    A group of 10 surfers and lifeguards took to the water on Monday evening near Scheveningen ...
    Published on 04-23-2020 12:31 PM
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    "Behind the Lens” Part 22 Pete Goss & Team Philips: By Rick Tomlinson

    29 March 2000. It was just after 7am, Andrew Preece and I were tucking into bacon and eggs in a roadside café just to the west of Plymouth. We were due to rendezvous with Team Philips at 10 off the Isle of Scilly so were killing a bit of time when Andrew’s phone goes.
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    Published on 04-13-2020 09:08 AM
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    Plans in place for late season east coast regatta

    Burnham-on-Crouch, UK (12 April, 2020): Burnham Week Ltd (BWL), the organisers of Burnham Week confirms plans are still in place to run Burnham Week 2020 at the end of August ...
    Published on 04-06-2020 08:27 AM
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    After careful consideration, the International 29er Class Association and the Organizing Authorities for the 2020 Zhik 29er World Championship and the 2020 Zhik 29er European ...
    Published on 03-27-2020 09:33 AM
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    (Friday 27th March, 2020) – May’s Royal Cup 52 SUPER SERIES Scarlino 2020 and June’s Audi 52 SUPER SERIES Porto Cervo & TP52 20th Anniversary Invitational 2020 have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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    Published on 03-24-2020 09:18 AM
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    2020 edition of Superyacht Cup Palma cancelled in response to pandemic
    Tuesday 24 March 2020
    Organisers of the Superyacht Cup Palma have cancelled ...
    Published on 03-12-2020 09:38 AM
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    Cancellation of 2020 Trofeo Princesa Sofia Iberostar
    12 March 2020
    The Organizing Committee announces the cancellation of the 2020 Trofeo ...
    Published on 03-11-2020 05:15 PM
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    World Sailing has cancelled the 2020 Hempel World Cup Series Genoa event that was due to be held in the Italian city from 11 - 19 April 2020 due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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    Published on 03-10-2020 02:09 PM
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    Training underway for hundreds of sailors in the Bay of Palma in the warm-up for the Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar
    10 March 2020


    Intense activity already at the Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar, to be held in the bay of Palma from 25th March to 4th April, especially at the venues of Club Nàutic S’Arenal and Club Marítimo San Antonio ...
    Published on 03-09-2020 09:07 AM



    Moving at a speed where your mind slows things down to gain control... In early 2020 Laird Hamilton, Terry Chung, Luca ...
    Published on 01-27-2020 09:57 AM
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    CANCELLATION OF RESIA EVENT

    Unfortunately we have to announce the cancellation of the SnowKite WorldCup Resia.

    Ice conditions have considerably worsened over the last few days. There are several ...
    Published on 01-22-2020 08:43 AM
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    Report by: MDB

    Storm Gloria continued to batter the east of Majorca on Tuesday and stormy seas spewed waves ashore in coastal areas all day long.


    The 112 Emergency Service has responded to a total of 400 incidents since the storm began last Saturday, 324 in Majorca, 47 in Ibiza, 15 in Minorca and 7 in Formentera.

    The Government has ...
    Published on 01-21-2020 09:21 AM
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    Course au Large Reports


    It's official, the Gitana stable, is retiring from the Ultim 32/23 Class formerly the Ultim Collective. No. They will be part of it along this ...