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ENFANT TERRIBLE (ITA) crew celebrating their Rolex Farr 40 World title

Rolex Farr 40 World Championship: FORZA ITALIA!

The 16th edition of the Rolex Farr 40 World Championship hosted by the New York Yacht Club (NYYC) in Newport, RI, was as expected a tightly contested affair, and ended today after four days of intense competition over ten windward/leeward races....

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  • 31 Aug 2013 14:00:00
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AUGUST 2013

Day 1 Action from Sealink Magnetic Island Race Week

Dual Hobart winner Bob Steel and all his crew were smiling too as they came ashore. ‘It was the perfect day wasn't it. The breeze was probably 12 to 14 knots at the start and then it increased slightly during the course of the day to about 19 knots. ...

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  • 30 Aug 2013 19:00:00
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Rolex Farr 40 Worlds: Coming Out of the Fog a Winner

When light air and fog delayed the start of racing for day two of the 2013 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship, the race committee took the 15-strong fleet up Narragansett Bay in search of wind. ...

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  • 29 Aug 2013 11:00:00
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First trial races show Australians will be competitive in Youth America's Cup

Objective Australia had a solid first day in the trials series leading up to the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup starting September 1 in San Francisco....

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  • 29 Aug 2013 10:00:00
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Rolex Farr 40 Worlds: Flawless First Day

While the weather was a mix of contrasts for the opening day of the 2013 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship, hosted from the Harbour Court club house of New York Yacht Club in Newport, R.I., the results on the water were anything but. With light wind predicted, race organizers delayed the start an hour which allowed the rain to move out of the area while leaving behind dramatic clouds and patches of blue. ...

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  • 28 Aug 2013 10:00:00
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"Survival of the fittest" predicted for Youth America's Cup

“If anyone had told us just how hard the preparation for this event would be, no one would have believed them,” said Objective Australia coach Traks Gordon at the end of another gruelling day....

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  • 28 Aug 2013 09:30:00
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America's Cup - A training day in the AC72s class

The CYCA Youth Sailing Academy is very proud to bring you the below report from Sam Newton (CYCA YSA Graduate) to give you an impression about a training day in the America’s Cup AC72 Class...

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  • 27 Aug 2013 19:00:00
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‘Huntress’ wins grand prize at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week

A motor mechanic with a knack for consistency behind the wheel and his Sydney crew, who capitalised on the water in this year’s light air Audi Hamilton Island Race Week, have taken out a major prize at the award-winning regatta, an Audi A6 allroad vehicle ($117,900 mlp), for one year....

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  • 26 Aug 2013 15:00:00
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New Zealand wins the Louis Vuitton Cup 7-1 and Oracle must be concerned

New Zealand has won the Louis Vuitton Cup for the third time, comprehensively outclassing Luna Rossa with a scoreline of 7-1. Only a battery pack failure on ETNZ in the second race of the series prevented a clean sweep....

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  • 26 Aug 2013 00:00:00
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Blackmore’s Race Week trifecta tinged

Marcus Blackmore’s Sydney based TP52 Hooligan trumped the IRC Racing division at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week with one day to spare, earning yet another championship trophy and taking out a trifecta of overall wins at Hamilton Island....

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  • 24 Aug 2013 19:00:00
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