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Daily Archives: April 24, 2013

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Atlantic Cup finalize entry list

April 24th, 2013

The 2013 Atlantic Cup Presented by 11th Hour Racing Readies for Start of Challenging Three-City, Seven-Boat Class 40 Competition from Charleston, S.C. (May 11) to New York Harbor (May 14 – 17) to Newport, R.I. for Inshore Series (May 25 – 26) Third Annual Atlantic Cup to stress Carbon Neutral competition by using biodiesel, hydro-generators,


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OPEN 60: The reasons behind the changes

April 24th, 2013

In the 2008-9 Vendee Globe, the solo, non-stop around the world race in the IMOCA Open 60 class, 19 of the 30 original entries that started in Les Sables d’Olonne, France failed to finish. During the 2012-13 edition, 9 of the 20 starting skippers experienced a similar fate. Both the reduction of entries, and the



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