12/13/2013 CLIPPER RACE LEADERS REACH SYDNEY AT END OF RACE 5

Podium finishers also leading overall Clipper Race to date (provisional results to be ratified) Henri Lloyd crossed the finish line into Sydney, Australia at 0315 local time (UTC+11), claiming its fourth consecutive podium result and its first win...>>

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12/12/2013 A strong programme and confirmed ambition for Groupama sailing team

Triple Match Racing Champion of France, Champion of offshore racing and Olympic sailing, winner of the Tour de France à la Voile, the Semaine Olympique Française (French Olympic Week) and finally World C-Class Champion, Franck Cammas has scored a...>>

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12/03/2013 Two yachts under repair after collision at Clipper Race 5 start line in Australia

Following a collision between GREAT Britain and PSP Logistics at the start of Race 5 of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race in Albany, Western Australia, both boats are having a full damage assessment in port.It is hoped GREAT Britain will be...>>

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12/03/2013 Bekking and Brunel back for Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15

Amsterdam – December, 2013 - Dutch sailor Bouwe Bekking will return for a record-equalling seventh bid for the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, the world’s leading crewed offshore race, as skipper of a new campaign launched by Brunel on Tuesday in...>>

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12/03/2013 SYDNEY NEXT STOP FOR CLIPPER ROUND THE WORLD YACHT RACE AS RACE 5 STARTS FROM ALBANY, WESTERN AUSTRALIA

The 270 amateur crew on the current leg of the 2013-14 edition of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race have started the 2150 mile fifth stage to Sydney from Albany, Western Australia. Race 5 is the fleet’s second dip into the Southern Ocean which...>>

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12/02/2013 New Team Garmin Clipper Round the World Yacht Race skipper takes over

The new Team Garmin Clipper Round the World Yacht Race skipper Mark Burkes has officially taken over from Leg 3 skipper, Ben Bowley after the yacht's arrival into Albany, Western Australia on Friday. Mark Burkes, 48, from Worcestershire, UK,...>>

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11/29/2013 Only Williams stands in the way of Canfield’s first World Title

K Terengganu: Ian Williams bounced off the ropes to keep his hopes of a fifth world title alive after scraping through a tense Quarter-Final in the Monsoon Cup in Malaysia today.Meanwhile, in the bigger battle to decide the 2013 winner of the Alpari...>>

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11/28/2013 One of the tightest Clipper Race finishes ever as fleet arrive in Albany, Western Australia

After 5,000 miles of racing, less than four minutes separated four yachts at the finish line of Race 4 off Albany Waterfront Marina in Western Australia in a spectacular finish witnessed by cheering crowds. Old Pulteney finished in eight position...>>

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11/28/2013 Spindrift 2 is back

After leaving on October 7 from Lorient for Portimao for the standby for the Discovery Route, Spindrift 2 is back in Brittany. In 1 month and 19 days, Spindrift 2 has covered 10,317 miles, broken the record for the Discovery Route with a new record...>>

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11/22/2013 All to play for at the 2013 Alpari World Match Racing Tour Final!

The world's top match racing skippers are in full preparation for next week's season finale of the 2013 Alpari World Match Racing Tour in Malaysia - The Monsoon Cup from 25-30 November. Any one of the top six teams on the Tour leaderboard can still...>>

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11/22/2013 PSP Logistics smash the Clipper Race 300 mile barrier

In the last 24 hours PSP Logistics – which is competing in the Clipper 2013-14 Round the World Yacht Race - has set a new record for the number of miles covered in a day as it continues its campaign to win the world’s longest ocean race. Between...>>

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11/22/2013 One week until 2013 Volvo Yachting Excellence Awards

One week from today, and 50 years on from the inception of the New Zealand Sailor of the Year Award, the Sir Bernard Fergusson Trophy will be presented to the winner of the 2013 House of Travel Sailor of the Year. After an incredible year on the...>>

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11/07/2013 Transat Jacques Vabre: Off and Racing

The 11th edition of the Transat Jacques Vabre started under grey, drizzling skies in light winds at 1300hrs (local) off Le Havre’s Saint Adresse beach. The 44 boats, 26 Class 40s, six Multi 50s, 10 IMOCA Open 60s and two MOD70s broke the start line...>>

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11/07/2013 Record breaking Raymarine

November 2013 – Raymarine, leading marine electronics manufacturer, has made history this week following an announcement that it is the first company to ever receive four METS DAME Award nominations.Considered to be the most prestigious design...>>

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11/06/2013 Spindrift 2 new holder of the Discovery Route record

After crossing the finish line in San Salvador in the Bahamas this morning just before 0600hrs GMT, Dona Bertarelli and Yann Guichard’s maxi trimaran, Spindrift 2, has beaten the previous record for the Discovery Route, held since 2007 by Franck...>>

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10/30/2013 Team Dongfeng announced as Chinese entry in the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15

Wuhan, China – October 30, 2013 - A team from China backed by Dongfeng Commercial Vehicle and run by leading sailing experts OC Sport will race in the next edition of the Volvo Ocean Race in 2014-15.Team Dongfeng will have the interests of Chinese...>>

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09/18/2013 Raymarine’s Evolution™ autopilot takes innovation award at IBEX 17-19 September 2013

September 2013 – Raymarine is proud to announce that the Evolution™ autopilot has received the IBEX Innovation Award for electronics at the International Boatbuilders Exhibition and Conference held in Louisville KY, USA.  The Evolution™...>>

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09/13/2013 Six days to the start

From next Saturday, September 21st, 90 classic yachts, 40 Dragons and 8 Broad One Design (BOD) will take part to the 35th edition of the Régates Royales – Trophée Panerai. In the magnificent backdrop of the Bay of Cannes, some one thousand sailors...>>

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09/12/2013 CLIPPER 70 ALREADY SETTING RECORD BREAKING SPEEDS

The fleet have faced strong winds and challenging conditions in the last 24 hours, and with team OneDLL reportedly experiencing wind speeds in excess of 44 knots, there’s no surprise that Henri Lloyd has set a new Clipper 70 speed record reaching...>>

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09/12/2013 Cape Town to stage first stopover on Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 route

Cape Town will take the place of Recife on the route for the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 in a direct change announced on Thursday at the city’s V & A Waterfront.The decision to go to the classic sailing city of Cape Town in South Africa for the...>>

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09/12/2013 NOMEN CLIP-cleat: stylish, strong and simple

The first cleat by NOMEN Products of Hamburg quickly became a design icon for this essential fitting found on every yacht. Its inventor Axel Hoppenhaus has now further developed the design and come up with the CLIP-cleat. Movable plastic end...>>

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09/11/2013 Spindrift 2 pursue Discovery

Dona Bertarelli and Yann Guichard will continue their preparation on board the maxi trimaran Spindrift 2 this week off the coast of Brittany. A long training session, which should culminate with a round trip to the Azores, begins today in race trim,...>>

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09/05/2013 Fleet battle thick fog and strong tides

It’s been another eventful evening for the 12-strong fleet competing in Race 1 of the Clipper Race, as the fleet battle poor visibility and strong tides to maintain, and better their positions within the race.   ...>>

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09/02/2013 NZL Sailing Team with ETNZ take a narrow lead at RBYAC

The NZL Sailing Team with ETNZ has the early lead after day one of the inaugural Red bull Youth America’s Cup, but only by the narrowest of margins. The other New Zealand entry FMJ Racing has a share of third place. Image ACEA/Gilles...>>

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08/31/2013 Henri Lloyd unveil first yacht entry in world’s longest ocean race

First time Team Sponsor Henri Lloyd christened their first ever yacht entry in the nine-race history of the Clipper Round the World Race this morning. The yacht, part of the new state of the art fleet of ocean racers debuting in the 2013-14 edition...>>

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