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Sign Up Now for the 2012 Whitsunday Rendezvous

Now is the time to start planning out your summer schedule of rallies and flotillas. We think the Whitsunday Rendezvous is one worth adding to the list! The Multihull Solutions Whitsunday Rendezvous is a superb sailing event where anyone can … Continue reading

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ORACLE Prepping for July Splash of AC72

Workers at the team’s base at Pier 80 in San Francisco, Core Builders Composites in New Zealand and Janicki Industries in the Pacific Northwest are targeting July for the launch of the new class of America’s Cup yacht. America’s Cup … Continue reading

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Multihull Racing Showing Increased Market Value with Extreme Sailing Series

Havas Sponsorship Insights released earlier this month the full and final independent media evaluation report for Extreme Sailing Series 2011 showing a 2.7 times increase in value compared to 2010, to just over $34 million. Leading evaluation agency, Havas Sponsorship … Continue reading

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Pattaya International Multihull Festival Draws Strong Group of Participants

The First Pattaya International Multihull Festival was raced in South Pattaya last week and it was an outstanding success. Sixty boats from 16 countries as far apart as Aruba to Australia and Netherlands to New Zealand joined a large Thai … Continue reading

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Outremer 5X Hits the Water

On a cold February morning the long awaited first Outremer 5X catamaran was lowered into the Gulf de Lion. The Outremer 5X catamaran is the first collaboration between the famous VPLP design team and the Outremer yard. She is a … Continue reading

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BWS to Sponsor Multihull Seminars at Strictly Sail Miami

Blue Water Sailing and Sail America are sponsoring three very informative seminars by The Multihull Company’s Phillip Berman and Matt Dunning at this week’s Strictly Sail Miami show from February 16-20. Whether you’re looking for your first catamaran or planning on … Continue reading

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Weather4Sailors & North U to Offer Webinars on Communications and Weather

Weather4Sailors.com has teamed up with North U to offer a series of webinars this spring. The first webinar entitled Onboard Communcications & Reading and Interpreting Weather Data will take place in a two part series of three hour sessions in … Continue reading

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Boat Review: Nexus 600 Cruising Cat

BWS publisher George Day finds the Nexus 600 to combine great bluewater passagemaking capabilities with practical and luxurious accommodations. I first got to know the Nexus 600 when I visited the plant in St. Francis Bay, South Africa in the … Continue reading

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