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Let’s talk about the Gulf Stream

Published on January 26th, 2021

The team at the wind forecast app WINDY explain why the Gulf Stream is perhaps the most famous current in the world’s oceans. The Gulf Stream brings tropical heat to Europe and the North Atlantic. Just ... Read More


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Tokyo 2020: Lagging to deliver

Published on January 26th, 2021

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics faces further uncertainty due to the Japanese Government’s COVID-19 vaccination plans, with its roll out not expected until late February. This would mean Japanese citizens would only start to receive vaccinations five ... Read More


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Top tips for crisis communications

Published on January 26th, 2021

When things start to go seriously wrong, your communication skills can go out of the window. Pip Hare explains for Yachting World how to communicate clearly in a crisis situation. When sailing with any number of ... Read More


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PHOTOS: American Magic is back

Published on January 26th, 2021

Auckland, New Zealand (January 27, 2021) – America’s Cup challenger American Magic returned to the water today after repairing PATRIOT which incurred damage during the opening set for the Prada Cup Challenger Selection Series. After a ... Read More


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Vendée Globe: Final night for victory

Published on January 26th, 2021

(January 26, 2021; Day 79) – With less than 24 hours until the first solo sailor finishes the Vendée Globe off Les Sables d’Olonne, the merging courses of the front runners has everyone guessing who the ... Read More


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Olympic level testing in Canary Islands

Published on January 26th, 2021

Due to COVID-19 health and travel restrictions, athletes preparing for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics have been challenged to find suitable training and competition opportunities. However, many of the elite competitors in 8 of the 10 Olympic ... Read More


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Reeves earns 2020 Blue Water Medal

Published on January 26th, 2021

Randall Reeves has been named winner of the 2020 Blue Water Medal by the Cruising Club of America (CCA) for sailing his 45-foot aluminum cutter, Moli, alone around Antarctica and then through the Northwest Passage in ... Read More


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Closure for RORC Transatlantic Race

Published on January 26th, 2021

Olivier Magre and his crew on French Class40 Palanad 3 are the overall winner of the 2021 RORC Transatlantic Race, posting the best elapsed time under IRC to win the RORC Transatlantic Race Trophy. Palanad 3 ... Read More


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Eight Bells: Bob Fisher

Published on January 26th, 2021

Bob Fisher, the larger-than-life yachtsman, journalist, and author, crossed the bar peacefully on January 25 surrounded by family in Lymington, Hampshire UK. He was 85. Bob Fisher was born and bred in the coastal town of ... Read More


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Future of Etchells Class in the balance

Published on January 25th, 2021

How the measurement and rules of one design class boats is managed impacts the playing field and cost to compete. Done well, a class can exist forever, which seemed to be the path of the Etchells ... Read More



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