Category Archives: Racing

Aleph Announces Withdrawal from America’s Cup

As Prada fashion house boss Patrizio Bertelli celebrates the launch of his latest bid to win the America’s Cup, two teams have announced their withdrawal from next week’s world series regatta in Naples. The French team, Aleph, skippered by Bertrand … Continue reading

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BMW Auckland Regatta is Fast and Furious

There was no shortage of wind or trouble for the boats participating in day 3 of the BMW Auckland Regatta last week where mulithull and monohulls raced in 30+ knot winds. For more videos of the racing, go to www.bmwaucklandregatta.co.nz.

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AC World Series U.S. Stops to be Broadcast on NBC

Can’t make it to Newport or San Francisco this year for the AC World Series? Not to worry, you won’t have to hover over your computer watching a webcast. You’ll be able to watch the final day of racing on … Continue reading

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How Crazy was the Ride on Banque Populaire’s Record Breaking Voyage? (VIDEO)

Wanna know what it’s like to go full speed around the world? Check out this record breaking video from Banque Populaire’s Jules Verne Trophy winning voyage.

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Larson Impresses at Extreme Sailing Series Debut

American Morgan Larson, new skipper of Oman Air, had an incredible start to his Extreme Sailing Series career on the opening day of Act 1 in Muscat, Oman.  The forty-year-old, a passionate surfer, who lives in Oregon, has an outstanding … 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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Jules Verne Trophy: Banque Populaire V Edging South

As anticipated, Banque Populaire has dropped south, having put into a couple of hitches south over the last 24 hours. Currently she is just over 100 miles south of the Prince Edward Islands, or approximately 350 miles south of Jules … Continue reading

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