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Volvo Ocean Race: Out of the darkness

Published on February 18th, 2018

(February 18, 2018; Day 12) – While SHK/Scallywag has made good on its westerly route to grab an impressive lead over the past 24 hours, the Volvo Ocean Race fleet is compressing, and as of this ... Read More


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Clipper Race: Pointing the right direction

Published on February 18th, 2018

(February 18, 2018; Day 19) – For the sixth day in a row, Qingdao maintains its lead over the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race fleet as the leading pack turns to the west for ... Read More


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Staying on schedule at St Pete NOOD

Published on February 17th, 2018

St. Petersburg, FL (February 17, 2018) – The Helly Hansen National Offshore One Design (NOOD) Regatta continued today with light winds and tight competition on Tampa Bay. Exceptional teamwork was the theme among leading skippers in ... Read More


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Islands Race overall win for Pyewacket

Published on February 17th, 2018

The 130 nm Islands Race drew 26 teams for the ninth edition of this Southern Californian offshore contest on February 16-17, 2018. Starting in Long Beach Harbor, the course heads west of the Santa Catalina and ... Read More


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Eight Bells: Jim Lubeck

Published on February 17th, 2018

James L. “Jim” Lubeck died peacefully surrounded by loving family on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at the age of 87 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. A proud Wisconsin native, Jim’s very successful 40+-year sales career ... Read More


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Volvo Ocean Race: Winners and losers

Published on February 17th, 2018

(February 17, 2018; Day 11) – Team AkzoNobel and SHK/Scallywag are the big winners over the past 24 hours as both have had a relatively fast transition through the doldrums. This has allowed them to gain ... Read More


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Clipper Race: The final stage to Sanya

Published on February 17th, 2018

(February 17, 2018; Day 18) – The first teams in the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race have crossed the end gate of the Elliot Brown Ocean Sprint on the leg to Sanya and have ... Read More


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Daddy, I want to quit sailing

Published on February 17th, 2018

Youth sports is experiencing an epiphany. With attrition numbers at a high, sports are realizing the ever increasing focus on competition is not how to make a lifelong connection with young people. Some will like it ... Read More


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NOOD season gets started in Florida

Published on February 16th, 2018

St. Petersburg, FL (February 16, 2018) – The largest St. Petersburg Helly Hansen National Offshore One Design (NOOD) Regatta in 10 years got underway today with 170 boats and more than 500 sailors racing on Tampa ... Read More


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Eight Bells: HKH Prince Henrik

Published on February 16th, 2018

His Royal Highness Prince Henrik passed away on February 13, 2018 at the age of 83, at Fredensborg Castle, surrounded by the royal family. The sport of sailing lost a respected ambassador and committed pioneer, who, ... Read More


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