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    Published on 04-27-2020 11:27 AM
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    Rhumb Line

    Once again we are on a direct course to The Traps and Snares and the shallow bank that guards the southern approaches to Stewart Island. Just beyond these hazards lies ...
    Published on 04-27-2020 11:21 AM
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    Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli is making its fifth challenge for the America's Cup © Carlo Borlenghi / Luna Rossa

    Leading Italian website FareVela reports that Luna Rossa skipper Max Sirena revealed during an interview that the Italian America's Cup ...
    Published on 04-27-2020 09:51 AM
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    PM's Media Conference 27 April 2020 responding to a question as to whether Australians wanting to enter New Zealand ahead of a possible free-travel arrangement could do so by undergoing 14 days supervised quarantine.

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    Published on 04-24-2020 09:40 AM
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    There are two ways to say this:

    R2AK and SEVENTY48 are canceled in 2020.
    R2AK and SEVENTY 2020 aren’t canceled, but you can’t cross the starting line until 2021.
    Either way, Race to Alaska and SEVENTY48 are not running ...
    Published on 04-24-2020 09:36 AM
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    EMIRATES TEAM NEW ZEALAND AND IGTIMI DEVELOP SEPARATION TECHNOLOGY TO SAFELY GET BACK TO WORK UNDER LEVEL 3




    Auckland, New Zealand - 24th April 2020

    An enforced national lockdown in the fight against COVID-19 has sparked an impromptu technical innovation between Emirates Team New Zealand and Igtimi, a GPS tracking and big data Internet of Things company based ...
    Published on 04-24-2020 09:10 AM
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    Change of date - The 7th edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race will start on Saturday 9th January 2021 from Calero Marinas Puerto Calero, Lanzarote © James Mitchell/Calero Marinas

    The Royal Ocean Racing Club have announced a new start date for the 7th edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race. Traditionally held in November each year from Lanzarote to Grenada, the next edition will start from Calero Marinas Puerto Calero ...
    Published on 04-23-2020 04:25 PM
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    INTERNATIONAL 5o5 ASSOCIATION
    THERE MAY NOT BE MUCH RACING ON AT THE MOMENT BUT THERE IS PLENTY WE CAN DO IN THE MEANTIME
    MESSAGE FROM INTERNATIONAL 5O5 CLASS




    With the time we have available before we can get back to sail boat racing, sailors the world over have the perfect opportunity to make sure our boats are configured correctly and we have learnt what we can about setting them up and tuning for the conditions.
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    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 04-23-2020 12:15 PM
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    Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team in Sardinia prior to lockdown

    For one or two teams it may have meant they were comfortable continuing on the path they had chosen, for the others a frantic review of their previous decisions, designs and subsequent roadmap between now and December, which is the next scheduled opportunity to line up.

    But back in the real (although unreal) ...
    Published on 04-22-2020 03:34 PM
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    Give it your best shot. Winner gets a roll of TP
    image courtesy ben bardwell


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    Published on 04-22-2020 12:24 PM
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    Elliot James was geared up and ready for the 2020 Pac Cup. He had been working and planning on the race for months, prepped his Mancebo 31’ Bloom County that he and his father had purchased in 2009 into prime condition for the sleighride to the Islands, including a quiver of new sails before the news came down ...
    Published on 04-22-2020 08:49 AM



    A spanking new teaser from the folks at Vendee Globe!

    See the whole set HERE ...
    Published on 04-21-2020 02:57 PM
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    If you have been paying attention over the past 10 years of the seemingly nonstop adventures of Phaedo, Phaedo 3 or FOMOm you certainly have come across the program management talents of one Rachel Fallon-Landon. Bill Springer wrote this piece for FORBES.com




    Rachel Fallon-Langdon sailing aboard the Eagle 53 catamaran. RICHARD LANGDON

    When it comes to fast yachts, and the billionaires own and race them, it’s ...
    Published on 04-21-2020 09:57 AM
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    The Royal Ocean Racing Club has been producing and interesting series highlighting historical subject matter during
    this period of quarantining and separation from sailing anxiety, The next up: Skip Novak



    Drum ...
    Published on 04-21-2020 09:25 AM
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    “Being alone for a long period of time is something that not many people are used to. But I’ve come to learn that, even in a big ...
    Published on 04-20-2020 09:22 AM
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    Ronnie Simpson knows how to take what life throws his way in stride and can find the rainbow in a squall without looking...
    His ...
    Published on 04-19-2020 10:13 AM
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    April 14

    So THIS article hit the internet yesterday on Yahoo Lifestyle and the ShoreTeam has been overwhelmed with all the comments and responses! Bert’s gone viral! We went from 700 followers to 3800 overnight! The article is great and really captures the spirit of Bert’s adventure.

    Thank you to all the new supporters and to those who have been with Bert since the beginning

    I’ve been sharing the highlights with Bert on our routine check ins and he is so thankful for all the ...
    Published on 04-19-2020 09:57 AM
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    Fleet at start of the Vendee Globe, in Les Sables d'Olonne, France, on November 6th, 2016 - Photo Jean-Marie Liot / DPPI / Vendee Globe Flotte at the start of the Vendée Globe, in Les Sables ...
    Published on 04-17-2020 09:36 AM
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    "Our view last night as we approached El Gato from the stern. An under the hulls sunset complete with waves crashing and reflections." ...
    Published on 04-16-2020 11:16 AM
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    Liam Morgan for Inside The Games.biz


    World Sailing President Kim Andersen has hit back at his "disrespectful" critics after confirming he will seek a second four-year term at the helm of the organisation.
    Andersen told insidethegames he will stand for re-election ...
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