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GOR Boats Riding Strong Winds in Final Leg

At 02:00 GMT on Monday, Conrad Colman and Scott Cavanough scorched through the Global Ocean Race (GOR) Leg 5 bluQube Scoring Gate 420 miles south of Newfoundland netting maximum points for their Akilaria RC2 Class40, Cessna Citation. As the GOR … Continue reading

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Cessna Citation Easily Wins Leg 4 of GOR

While it may not have been the most exciting race for this duo, a win is still a win. The Kiwi-Australian duo of Conrad Colman and Scott Cavanough took first place in Leg 4 of the Global Ocean Race from … Continue reading

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Cessna Citation Quickly Losing Lead in GOR

After 16 days and over 3,000 miles of racing in Leg 3 of the Global Ocean Race (GOR), the recent pain continues for Conrad Colman and Adrian Kuttel as Cessna Citation remains glued to the sea in dead calm conditions … Continue reading

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Dramatic Ocean Rescue of Man Overboard During GOR

A young New Zealand sailor on a round-the-world ocean race has told how he plucked his British co-skipper from the Southern Ocean after he fell overboard into freezing, towering swells. Wellingtonian Conrad Colman, 28, and Briton Sam Goodchild, 22, were … Continue reading

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GOR Female Team Gets to Know Each Other on Qualifying Sail

Global Ocean Race – Hannah Jenner and Anna-Maria Renken – the only all-female crew in the double-handed, round the world Class40 Global Ocean Race 2011-12 (GOR) – set off on the mandatory 2,000-mile qualifying passage from the Caribbean to the … Continue reading

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