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Dunkirk Deals Up Surprises and Upsets As Tour Voile Kicks Off

Dunkirk Deals Up Surprises and Upsets As Tour Voile Kicks Off
.. Dunkirk Deals Up Surprises and Upsets As Tour Voile Kicks Off Light winds and strong tidal currents off Dunkirk’s Malo Les Bains beaches conspired to deliver surprises and upsets on the first day of the Tour Voile as the Belgian team Caraibois BE.Brussels won the opening stade nautique Final and...
July 5th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

The race for the finals is heating up after Day 2 of the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships

The race for the finals is heating up after Day 2 of the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships
The race for the finals is heating up after Day 2 of the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships The battle to qualify for the final day of racing intensified on the second day of the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships in Puerto Sherry, El Puerto de Santa María, Cadiz, Spain. The top 10 of each fleet...
July 5th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

These skippers from elsewhere

These skippers from elsewhere
. These skippers from elsewhere To note: – Start of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère on 22 September 2019 – 19 international sailors already registered To date, 69 women and men have officially registered for the 22nd edition of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère (52 on production boats and...
July 4th, 2019 | Associations, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Paralympians make strong start on Day 1 of the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships

Paralympians make strong start on Day 1 of the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships
.. Paralympians make strong start on Day 1 of the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships The experienced sailors of the fleet made a good impression on the opening day of the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships in Puerto Sherry, El Puerto de Santa María, Cadiz, Spain. All four classes took to the...
July 4th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 03-Jul-2019 INCORPORATION OF CONTINGENCY MEASURES INTO BALLAST WATER MANAGEMENT PLAN Singapore TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR YACHT RACE Bosphorus, Turkey PILOT SERVICES SUSPENDED FOR SEARCH & RESCUE OPERATION Lake Charles, United States Incorporation of contingency measures into Ballast...
July 3rd, 2019 | Canals, Health and Safety, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 –

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 –
Close downwind action at Governor’s Cup International Youth Match Racing Championship” Credit: Tom Walker Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 – Feves and Wood named final two skippers for Governor’s Cup International Youth Match Racing Championship July 15-20 Cameron Feves...
July 3rd, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

91 sailors head to Puerto Sherry, Spain for the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships

91 sailors head to Puerto Sherry, Spain for the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships
.. 91 sailors head to Puerto Sherry, Spain for the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships  Almost 100 sailors from 28 nations are all set for the 2019 Para World Sailing Championships in Puerto Sherry, El Puerto de Santa María, Cadiz, Spain from 1-7 July. Puerto Sherry, which recently hosted the 52...
July 2nd, 2019 | Associations, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Live – Medal Race Day (With Link)

Live – Medal Race Day (With Link)
Live – Medal Race Day (With Link) The 125 Kieler Woche closes with 3 hot medal races Nacra 17 It’s a four way shootout in the Nacra 17 between Austria, Denmark, Italy, and Germany. The Spanish got shuffled back to 6th after two UFD’s in a row leaving just the top four to do battle...
June 30th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

49er & Nacra 17 Sailing, Live – Medal Race Day

49er & Nacra 17 Sailing, Live – Medal Race Day
The 125 Kieler Woche closes with 3 hot medal races Nacra 17 It’s a four way shootout in the Nacra 17 between Austria, Denmark, Italy, and Germany. The Spanish got shuffled back to 6th after two UFD’s in a row leaving just the top four to do battle one more time. There is a six point gap...
June 30th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 26-Jun-2019 YACHT RACES BETWEEN HONG KONG AND MACAU Hong Kong MARINE WORKS INSIDE EX-WAN CHAI PUBLIC CARGO WORKING AREA BASIN Hong Kong VESSEL TRAFFIC SUSPENSION DUE TO YACHT RACE Bosphorus, Turkey HIGH WATER OPERATIONS RESTRICTIONS Lower Mississippi River, United States CONTROLLING...
June 26th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Nominations open for 2019 World Sailing Awards

Nominations open for 2019 World Sailing Awards
.. Nominations open for 2019 World Sailing Awards World Sailing is inviting the sailing community, sports fan and the public to nominate individuals, teams and organisations for the 2019 World Sailing Awards.  The nomination period for the Rolex World Sailor of the Year, the ultimate recognition of...
June 24th, 2019 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

The Hague to become a city of sails in 2021 and 2022

The Hague to become a city of sails in 2021 and 2022
. The Hague to become a city of sails in 2021 and 2022 The Hague, The Netherlands will become a city of sails in 2021 and 2022 with the 2021 Youth Sailing World Championships heading to the city, one year ahead of the Sailing World Championships. World Sailing, the Royal Netherlands Watersport Association,...
June 21st, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Mates in Mind confirmed as headline charity for first ever ‘Regatta London’

Mates in Mind confirmed as headline charity for first ever ‘Regatta London’
Mates in Mind confirmed as headline charity for first ever ‘Regatta London’ Mates in Mind is delighted to be announced as one of the three headline charities for Regatta London, the first ever mass- participation paddle sports event taking place on the iconic River Thames on 29 September 2019. The...
June 19th, 2019 | Charity, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Burgess and the Mission to Seafarers team up to support superyacht crews

Burgess and the Mission to Seafarers team up to support superyacht crews
Ken Wiseman, project lead and Cyprus chaplain for The Mission to Seafarers (front right), Karen Martensen, charter manager and broker, Burgess (back left), Andrea Peluffo, brokerage assistant in Palma, Burgess (back right). Burgess and the Mission to Seafarers team up to support superyacht crews Initial...
June 19th, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Tourism, News, Safety and Security, Sailing, Yachting | Read More

Italy crowned Hempel World Cup Series Nations Trophy Champions

Italy crowned Hempel World Cup Series Nations Trophy Champions
… Italy crowned Hempel World Cup Series Nations Trophy Champion The Italian Sailing Team won the Hempel World Cup Series Nations Trophy, awarded to the highest performing nation at the Final, on Sunday 9 June as the 2019 series concluded in Marseille, France. Team Italy were in outstanding form...
June 9th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Camboni clinches dramatic RS:X gold as six podiums decided at the Hempel World Cup Series Final

Camboni clinches dramatic RS:X gold as six podiums decided at the Hempel World Cup Series Final
After a hard earned Men’s RS:X Medal Race win, Mattia Camboni (ITA) moved from fourth up first to claim the Hempel World Cup Series title as six fleets concluded racing in Marseille, France. Camboni clinches dramatic RS:X gold as six podiums decided at the Hempel World Cup Series Final Camboni won...
June 8th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

World Sailing Trust & Ocean Heroes to deliver youth sustainability initiatives at Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships

World Sailing Trust & Ocean Heroes to deliver youth sustainability initiatives at Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships
World Sailing Trust & Ocean Heroes to deliver youth sustainability initiatives at Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships  On World Oceans Day, the World Sailing Trust, the charitable arm of World Sailing, and the Ocean Heroes team are pleased to announce a partnership to deliver youth sustainability...
June 8th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

One gold wrapped up; Bissaro and Frascari find form at the Hempel World Cup Series Final

One gold wrapped up; Bissaro and Frascari find form at the Hempel World Cup Series Final
. One gold wrapped up; Bissaro and Frascari find form at the Hempel World Cup Series Final Italy’s Vittorio Bissaro and Maelle Frascari have thrived at the Hempel World Cup Series Final in Marseille, France, finding form that has been unmatched in the 24-boat Nacra 17 fleet. Meanwhile in the 49er,...
June 7th, 2019 | Sailing | Read More

Spanish 470 team get off to a flying start at the Hempel World Cup Series Final

Spanish 470 team get off to a flying start at the Hempel World Cup Series Final
Spain’s Jordi Xammar and Nicolás Rodriguez got off to a flying start at the Hempel World Cup Series Final in Marseille, France, winning both of their races in the Men’s 470. Spanish 470 team get off to a flying start at the Hempel World Cup Series Final In a variable 7-12 knot south easterly breeze,...
June 4th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Marseille poised to host Hempel World Cup Series Final

Marseille poised to host Hempel World Cup Series Final
.. Marseille poised to host Hempel World Cup Series Final Marseille, France is poised to host 325 sailors from 40 nations for the 2019 Hempel World Cup Series Final. Sailors will race at the venue for the Paris 2024 Olympic Sailing Competition across ten Olympic disciplines and an Open Kiteboarding fleet,...
June 1st, 2019 | Associations, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Major cruise lines call for improved infrastructure and new destinations in East Med to meet demand for increased volumes of guests and new travel experiences

Major cruise lines call for improved infrastructure and new destinations in East Med to meet demand for increased volumes of guests and new travel experiences
The first panel* Major cruise lines call for improved infrastructure and new destinations in East Med to meet demand for increased volumes of guests and new travel experiences Greece expects 7% increase in cruise guests this year according to Tourism Minister speaking       at the 5th Posidonia...
May 29th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…
The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth… John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 16 points earlier on today following the long weekend due to the spring Holiday as well as due to end of the European Union’s election process. Now if we have so far stressed the perplexed and enigmatic...
May 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Classification Societies, Climate, Construction, Consumers Market, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Organisations, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Elation for Bekkering and Duetz as they strive under press, qualify for games

Elation for Bekkering and Duetz as they strive under press, qualify for games
Elation for Bekkering and Duetz as they strive under press, qualify for games 49erFX: Brazil win, but Dutch survive pressure to win ticket to Tokyo Martine Grael and Kahena Kunze won the Open European Championships, the Olympic Champions from Brazil in a different class this week in Weymouth. The greater...
May 19th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Successful participation of the Region of Attica at the 18th “East Med Yacht Show”

Successful participation of the Region of Attica at the 18th “East Med Yacht Show”
The Region of Attica stand Successful participation of the Region of Attica at the 18th “East Med Yacht Show” With its participation at the 18th “East Med Yacht Show”, which was organised by the Hellenic Professional Yacht Owners Association (HPYOA), from 10 to 13 May 2019 at the Zea Marina in...
May 17th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Live from the Volvo European Championship

Live from the Volvo European Championship
.. Live from the Volvo European Championship Day 5 of the European Championship is the second day of gold fleet racing. On the broadcast course first up is the Nacra 17.  https://youtu.be/7pxYk7L_Q54 or click on the picture above. On the secondary courses today are the 49er and 49erFX gold fleets,...
May 17th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More