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Saturday 28, February 2009

  • PUMA LEG 5 DAY 14 - Survivor Fiji

    Don't you think that has a nice tone to it? I know there was a "Survivor" Vanuatu [the US TV show] and Vanuatu is only 600 odd miles to the west. So, why not our own version of Volvo "Survivor?” Actually,...

    Posted by Puma Ocean Racing

    28 Feb 2009

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    HOT! Audi Melges 20 Deliveries Happening in Zenda!

    New Audi Melges 20’s are keeping Zenda warm these days as new boats are leaving our facility.

    Posted by Audi Melges 20

    28 Feb 2009

Friday 27, February 2009

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    Bouwe Bekking explains how they made magic in the first two weeks of Leg 5

    Leg 5 is the longest in the history of the Volvo Ocean Race: 12,300 nautical miles from Qingdao, China, to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, including the third equator crossing of this Volvo Ocean Race, a visit...

    Posted by www.bouwebekking.com

    27 Feb 2009

  • British double world first celebrated on the Thames

    On Monday 2 March Dee and Aviva will sail down the River Thames from Greenwich to Tower Bridge as part of their double world first celebrations. Dee is expected to pass under the iconic London landmark...

    Posted by Aviva Ocean Racing

    27 Feb 2009

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    The Good, The Bad and The Funny - we want your photos!

    The Green Blue, the joint environment programme for the RYA (Royal Yachting Association) and the BMF (British Marine Federation), is calling all boaters to send them their photos from out on the water...

    Posted by RYA

    27 Feb 2009

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    New racing secrets website launches at Alexandra Palace

    SailJuice.com is running a special promotion and prize draw at The RYA Volvo Dinghy Show 2009 next weekend at Alexandra Palace (7-8 March). SailJuice.com is a brand new membership website launched by...

    Posted by RYA

    27 Feb 2009

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    DAY 13: THE DRAGON IS FIRED UP!

    The fleet has split and all eyes are now firmly fixed on Fiji. PUMA and Telefonica Blue have made a break to the west, Green Dragon hold their easterly position, 50 miles to windward of the Ericsson twins...

    Posted by Green Dragon Racing

    27 Feb 2009

  • Count down to the worlds biggest dinghy show

    There is just one week to go until the RYA Volvo Dinghy Show 2009, the only show in the world dedicated exclusively to dinghy sailors and it’s not too late to get your ticket and be in with a chance...

    Posted by RYA

    27 Feb 2009

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    As Good As It Gets - RORC Caribbean 600 Race Report: Day 5

    By Louay Habib RORC members, John Burnie and Stan Pearson are two well-known characters in the yachting community in the Caribbean. They have often talked about an offshore yacht race - something that...

    Posted by RORC

    27 Feb 2009

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    And then there were three...

    While the revellers who enjoyed the arrival of Steve White contemplate the typical ‘day after the night before’ effects, three skippers are still on course and making steady progress.

    Posted by http://www.vendeeglobe.org

    27 Feb 2009

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    Watch Bahrain Team Pindar on Channel 4

    Watch Bahrain Team Pindar’s Vendée Globe voyage on Channel 4 ‘Non-stop around the world - Alone’ Part 1 of five-part documentary: Saturday February 28th 2009 0730am (Channel 4)

    Posted by Bahrain Team Pindar

    27 Feb 2009

Thursday 26, February 2009

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    DAY 12: THE RESHUFFLE CONTINUES

    The fleet have been playing snakes and ladders today as they continue to re-shuffle in the current conditions. Telefonica Blue made the biggest gains of the day as they found themselves within 23 miles...

    Posted by Green Dragon Racing

    26 Feb 2009

  • Tough Decisions Will Soon Be Made

    Today, the fleet finds themselves just over 300nm north-northwest of Fiji and pointing almost directly toward the island. The decision whether to go east or west of the island hasn’t gotten any easier...

    Posted by Ericsson Racing Team

    26 Feb 2009

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    Australia Sailing Team Set Out On Road To London Sailing Gold

    Gold medals are on the minds of Australia's top sailors as they begin the long campaign towards Olympic glory at London 2012 with the announcement of the 2009 Australian/AIS Sailing Team.

    Posted by ISAF

    26 Feb 2009

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    Volvo Ocean Race Fleet Out Of The Squall Zone

    The Volvo fleet is rumbling down the track towards Fiji, which is not a mark of the course or a scoring gate, but it is a significant milestone mentally for the five crews racing in this 12,300nm leg...

    Posted by ISAF

    26 Feb 2009

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    Steve White recalls and comments

    Steve White seemed almost taken aback by his reception today. "I thought I would just be able to sneak in and go to the pub!" was the first thing he said when he reached the dock in Port Olona. But he...

    Posted by http://www.vendeeglobe.org

    26 Feb 2009

  • 584014

    Steve White takes eighth place

    Finally triumphing after a frustrating duel with the prolonged easterly headwinds in the Bay of Biscay, British solo skipper Steve White sailed his Open 60 Toe in the Water across the finish line in light...

    Posted by http://www.vendeeglobe.org

    26 Feb 2009

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    Latest Images - RORC Caribbean 600 Race Update

    Latest Images - RORC Caribbean 600 Race Update

    Posted by RORC 1 comment

    26 Feb 2009

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    Blazing Dawn - RORC Caribbean 600 Race Update

    Danilo Salsi’s magnificent Swan 90 DSK Pioneer finished the RORC Caribbean 600 crossing the finish line after dusk on Wednesday night, to claim line honours for a fixed keel monohull. Skipper, Andrea...

    Posted by RORC

    26 Feb 2009

  • 584002

    British Sailor Steve White Completes Epic Round World Adventure

    Steve White, the ultimate journeyman sailor, today (26th February 2009) completed the ultimate journey, crossing the line to become the 8th finisher out of 30 competitors in the prestigious Vendée Globe,...

    26 Feb 2009

  • LEG 5 DAY 13 - We are Glued to E3

    The days are clearly starting to tick away, and I believe we have our friends on E3 to thank for that.

    Posted by Puma Ocean Racing

    26 Feb 2009

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    Pick up the latest RYA Publications and DVDs at the RYA Volvo Dinghy Show 2009

    Be the first to get your hands on some of the latest RYA publications at the RYA Volvo Dinghy Show 2009, at Alexandra Palace, London on 7th- 8th March.

    Posted by RYA

    26 Feb 2009

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    Historic city meets next generation sailing, as Venice announced as first stop for iShares Cup 2009

    The historic city of Venice has been announced as the first stop on the award winning European iShares Cup Extreme 40 Sailing Series. The Italian city will host the 'show opener' from 15-17 May 2009 at...

    Posted by www.isharescup.com

    26 Feb 2009

Wednesday 25, February 2009

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