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Etchells Worlds: King masters big shifts to regain power

With only one race remaining in the Etchells World Championship 2012, Tom King and his Iron Lotus crew representing Victoria have regained the lead from Jud Smith’s Roulette crew from NSW who scored some of their worst results so far, as in fact did all but one of yesterday’s top five....

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  • 24 Feb 2012 18:25:00
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FEBRUARY 2012

Etchells Worlds: Jud Smith takes control

American skipper and former world champion, Jud Smith and his Roulette crew, are sitting at the top of the 2012 Etchells World Championship scoreboard, a fifth in Race 5 and a bullet in Race 6 giving them a two-point advantage over yesterday’s leading crew skippered by Tom King (Iron Lotus, Vic) with two days of racing remaining....

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  • 23 Feb 2012 20:37:00
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Another big race win for ‘Seven’ at J.J. Giltinan Championship

Gotta Love It 7’s domination of the J. J. Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship continued on Sydney Harbour today when Seve Jarvin, Sam Newton and Scott Babbage brought the red hulled flyer home an easy winner of Race 5 of the event sponsored by Winning Appliances and appliancesonline.com.au....

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  • 23 Feb 2012 19:41:00
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Etchells Worlds: Olympic gold medallist eyes the tile

Victorian, Tom King, the Sydney 2000 gold medallist skipper in the 470 dinghy steered his Iron Lotus crew to a 13-point overall lead on day three of the Etchells World Championship off Sydney, after rounding out his day with a pair of top three finishes in the two races completed....

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  • 22 Feb 2012 21:45:00
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‘Seven's’ stranglehold on Giltinan Championship

Defending champions Seve Jarvin, Sam Newton and Scott Babbage tightened their grip on the 2012 Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship crown, when they absolutely destroyed the fleet in an awesome performance aboard Gotta Love It 7 in the Winning Appliances and appliancesonline.com.au sponsored event on Sydney Harbour today....

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  • 22 Feb 2012 20:48:00
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Graeme Taylor best on opening day of Etchells Worlds

The Australian team of Graeme Taylor, Grant Simmer and Steve Jarvin (Magpie) made the best of the light weather on the first day of racing of the Etchells World Championship 2012 off Sydney Heads, but crews skippered by Tom King and Vincent Brun and snapping at their heels, just three and four points behind, respectively....

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  • 20 Feb 2012 19:08:00
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Giltinan 18 footers Championship: ‘Seven’ cruises in for two from two

Defending champions, the Gotta Love It 7 crew of Seve Jarvin, Sam Newton and Scott Babbage totally dominated Race 2 of the 2012 J.J. Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship sponsored by Winning Appliances and appliancesonline.com.au to score an easy all-the-way win over Thurlow Fisher Lawyers on Sydney Harbour today....

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  • 19 Feb 2012 17:30:00
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Lahey wins the Marinassess Womens Match Racing Regatta

Sophie Lahey and her crew of Rayshele Martin, Ali Sutherland and Georgia Cronin representing Southport Yacht Club (SYC), have won the Marinassess Womens Match Racing regatta by three points from Kirstin Norris representing Royal Australian Navy (RAN) with Stephanie Strong representing Sandringham Yacht Club in third place a further point adrift....

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  • 19 Feb 2012 16:46:00
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RNZYS sailor Chris Steel has won the Harken Youth International Match Racing 2012

After a gruelling day on the water with shifty, light winds the last two flights of Round Robin Two were finally completed at 1530hrs this afternoon. The Race Committee then decided that in order to have the semi-final races completed in the best conditions they would have to move to the Northern side of the Auckland Harbour Bridge....

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  • 14 Feb 2012 18:54:00
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Chris Steele holds his lead but Reece and Hazard are closing the gap at Harken Youth International

Chris Steele from the RNZYS has maintained his lead on the leader board, winning 4 races today from 5 matches. With a total of 14 wins overall he is only one point clear of Jordan Reece and two clear of David Hazard and Tim Coltman....

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  • 13 Feb 2012 19:45:00
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