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Best Aspect of Sailing is the People

Published on February 19th, 2017

A popular figure on the Newport, Rhode Island sailing scene since the early 1980s, Bill MacGowan’s influence and work is present all around town, both on the water and ashore. But you’re most likely to find ... Read More


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Moral Victories in Vendée Globe

Published on February 19th, 2017

(February 19, 2017; Day 106) – Swiss skipper Alan Roura, the youngest of the 29 solo sailors who crossed the start line of the Vendée Globe on November 6th is expected to cross the finish line ... Read More


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Nespresso Youth International Match Racing Cup 2017

Published on February 19th, 2017

Malcolm Parker won the Nespresso Youth International Match Racing Cup 2017, held February 16 to 19 in Auckland, New Zealand. Advancing to the semi-finals was Will Boulden who picked Will Eastman in the semi-finals. In the ... Read More


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Sailing Yacht A Arrested in Gibraltar

Published on February 19th, 2017

The superyacht built for Russian billionaire Andrey Melnichenko, which is referred to as Sailing Yacht A, continues to get attention. However, in this story on yachtharbor.com, it’s not the yacht that is turning heads. (February 19, ... Read More


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Keeping His Eye on the Prize

Published on February 18th, 2017

At 2300 French time, Conrad Colman (USA/NZL) called his team on February 10 (Day 97) to inform them his IMOCA Foresight Natural Energy was dismasted. It was his first Vendée Globe, he was in tenth place, ... Read More


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North Sails Saturday at St Pete NOOD

Published on February 18th, 2017

St. Petersburg, FL (February 18, 2017) – With sailors from across the country and beyond in town for the annual Helly Hansen National Offshore One Design (NOOD) Regatta this weekend, stand-out local skippers were a highlight ... Read More


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Vendée Globe: Writing his own story

Published on February 18th, 2017

(February 18, 2017; Day 105) – Journalist and solo ocean race Fabrice Amedeo secured 11th place in the Vendée Globe when he crossed the finish line off Les Sables d’Olonne at 09 hrs 03 m UTC ... Read More


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NOOD Season Gets Underway in Florida

Published on February 17th, 2017

St. Petersburg, FL (February 17, 2017) – The Helly Hansen National Offshore One Design (NOOD) Regatta Series kicked off its first event of the year today, and while light winds delayed racing until mid-afternoon, most of ... Read More


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Coville Collects Four More Solo Records

Published on February 17th, 2017

Thomas Coville (FRA), en route to setting the new solo round the world record on the 120-foot trimaran Sodebo Ultim’ of 49d 3h 4m 28s (Nov. 6, 2016 to Dec. 25, 2016), also established four other ... Read More


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