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    Published on 10-17-2019 03:30 PM
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    Orma 60' SHK Scallywag Fuku and Maserati Mod 70 both anielated the 2015 Hong Kong to Vietnam
    record set in 2015 by Syd Fischer's Ragamuffin 100' of 1 Day 18 h 17 m 24 s.
    Scallywag setting the new mark of 1D 6h 9m 22s and was followed closely by Maserati with a time of 1D 7h 47m 53s

    It's worth noting that the race almost did not happen as tensions about ...
    Published on 10-17-2019 12:20 PM
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    Francis Joyon has just moved to code amber, as he can see a favourable weather opportunity in the next 48 hours. He may set off on his attempt at the solo Mauritius Route record between Port Louis (Brittany) and Port Louis (Mauritius) on Saturday. This is the first ...
    Published on 10-16-2019 09:18 AM
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    After a stop-start week of competition, on finals’ day there was no holding back for American Daniela Moroz, who stormed to victory in the women’s Kitefoil Racing.

    The four-time and defending Formula Kite world champion dominated all ...
    Published on 10-11-2019 11:04 AM
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    October 11th, 2019

    Maserati Multi 70 and Giovanni Soldini are ready for the 9th edition of the Hong Kong to Vietnam Race

    The regatta will start on October 16th at 11.10 local time

    Aboard Maserati Multi 70 Giovanni Soldini is sailing with a 6-man crew, among which is Lorenzo Jovanotti Cherubini

    Maserati Multi 70 and Giovanni Soldini are ...
    Published on 10-01-2019 10:32 AM
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    Francis Joyon is heading back out to sea. The winner of the last Route du Rhum, who still holds the crewed round the world record (Jules Verne Trophy) set with a time of 40 days and 23 hours, is looking for new adventures with different horizons. In late October, he will set sail alone on a voyage matching his extraordinary talents aboard ...
    Published on 08-30-2019 11:32 AM
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    A familiar fight on Sagami Bay is developing at Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima as Australian, Spanish and Swedish teams locked horns once again in the Men's 470.
    The Men's and Women's 470 fleet are sailing their third consecutive regatta in Enoshima, Japan. Their World Championships concluded on 9 August before Ready Steady Tokyo, the Olympic test event, followed and now the first regatta of the 2020 Hempel World Cup Series.

    Australia's Mat Belcher and Will Ryan won gold at both events and were followed by Spain's Jordi Xammar and Nico Rodriguez and Sweden's Anton Dahlberg and Fredrik Bergström on both occasions.

    They resumed their battle on Friday 30 August as big winds ...
    Published on 08-29-2019 10:41 AM
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    The physical limits of the 496 sailors from 46 nations racing at the Hempel World Cup Series regatta in Enoshima, Japan were pushed on Thursday as big waves rolled through Sagami Bay.
    With thousands of miles of the Pacific Ocean to the East and South of Enoshima, coupled with deep waters around Sagami Bay, the waves have plenty of time to build to a rolling swell. The sailors contested 2.5m high waves with regularity and ensured that each and every one had a stern test on the water

    The powerful rolling waves, combined with a stiff south ...