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    Published on 04-12-2019 08:30 AM
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    After his incredible victory in the 2018 Route du Rhum, this year, Francis Joyon will be tackling some very different challenges, most of which are brand new. After a tour in the Mediterranean in the spring, he will begin his 2019-2020 IDEC SPORT ASIAN TOUR with a programme including two famous records (The Mauritius record between Port-Louis in Brittany and Mauritius and the Clipper Route between Hong Kong and London), as well as four new courses in the China Sea for which he will set the ...
    Published on 12-04-2018 08:52 AM
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    After two solo round the world records (2004 and 2007), three Atlantic records (2005, 2013 and 2017), winning the Jules Verne Trophy (2017), and his recent victory in the 2018 Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe, Francis Joyon and his loyal partner, the IDEC GROUP, are dreaming of new challenges with horizons beyond the ...
    Published on 11-20-2018 08:48 AM
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    Japan SailGP Team ready to supercharge Japanese sailing with SailGP season one title challenge

    Japan SailGP Team prepares for February start with an eye on Japan’s next generation of sailors

    Team featuring talented Japanese sailors to be helmed by Olympic champion Nathan Outteridge
    Published on 11-13-2018 01:48 PM
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    Ray Roberts gets better every day and has now manoeuvred BoomEgg - JoyOurs Team to just two points off the lead in the hotly contested Beneteau 40.7 at the China Cup International Regatta in Shenzhen. The Australian veteran of many Rolex Sydney Hobart Races scored 2,1 in some beautiful, windy, wavy conditions in Daya Bay, and now sits just two points behind the leader, Wanhang Longcheer. The Longcheer crew notched up the reverse numbers ...
    Published on 10-15-2018 09:24 AM
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    Just when you thought the most recent super typhoon, Mangkhut levied major damage on all the recreation yachts in the Hong Kong area, comes proof otherwise, that yachting is very much alive and well on the south east coast of Asia, with the reports coming in from the RHKYC's China Coast Regatta, part of the RYKYC's China Coast Race Week:

    All pix � Guy Nowell/RHKYC

    China Coast Regatta Day 1
    October 12, 2018

    There were perfect conditions across the race track for Day 1 of the China Coast Regatta with blue skies and a 10 to 15kts north easterly ...
    Published on 09-25-2018 11:21 AM
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    NPR's Bill Chapell Reports on a 19 year old fisherman who survived 49 days at sea, alone....

    One of the biggest challenges of Aldi Novel Adilang's job was supposed to be boredom, as the sole caretaker of a wooden fishing hut miles out at sea. Instead, he was ...
    Published on 03-30-2018 12:26 PM
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    Photo: Daniel Forster/Rolex

    Karl Kwock has owned a series of yachts named Beau Geste, and the one thing they all have in
    common is winning and records. It was somewhat of a surprise ...