Posts Tagged ‘Hyeres’

Hyères today, gone tomorrow

Hyères today, gone tomorrow
©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O. Hyères hero of the day, claiming their fifth win of the contest and closing the gap with the leaders of the general classification to three points was Beijaflore. The team composed of Valentin Bellet, Guillaume Pirouelle and Valentin Sipan honed their craft throughout a long...
July 20th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Friday is D Day in Dunkirk for 41st Tour Voile Starters

Friday is D Day in Dunkirk for 41st Tour Voile Starters
©Morgan Bove / A.S.O. The 41st edition of Le Tour Voile starts in Dunkirk, Friday heralding the opening salvo on what is being described as the most intense edition yet. When once the famous multi stage race around the French coast  was a cumulative test of offshore skill and stamina, historically...
July 5th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

2018 Hyeres Live Preview

2018 Hyeres Live Preview
… Hyeres Heads Into Final Day Upcoming – Saturday’s Live Medal Races The 49er, 49erFX, and Nacra 17 will finish the 2018 Sailing world Series Hyeres on Saturday with medal racing live broadcast via youtube. The broadcast starts at XX local time and can be viewed from either of the 49er or Nacra...
April 27th, 2018 | Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

The heat is on in Hyères

The heat is on in Hyères
Hyères will heat up in more ways than one this week with temperatures set to soar and a red-hot competition across the single Para World Sailing and ten Olympic sailing disciplines expected. Sailors competing at the Hyères 2018 World Cup Series event include Olympic, Paralympic, World and Continental...
April 22nd, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Close competition calls for exciting racing in upcoming World Cup Series

Close competition calls for exciting racing in upcoming World Cup Series
Regatta Park, Miami, USA is hosting more than 500 sailors from 50 nations for the second of four regattas in Sailing’s 2018 World Cup Series. Held from 21-28 January 2018, racing will be held in all ten of the Olympic events. © Jesus Renedo /Sailing Energy/World Sailing Over 650 sailors representing...
April 19th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hyères offers up perfection

Hyères offers up perfection
Botin and Lopez Seven medals were confirmed today (Saturday) at Sailing’s World Cup Series in Hyères, France.   In the first of two live Medal Race days, France’s southern coast was blessed with glorious sunshine. Coupled with an 11-13 knot breeze from the west, the day was virtually perfect.   The...
April 29th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Chaos reigns in the Laser Radial

Chaos reigns in the Laser Radial
Mantis and Kagialis of Greece Sailors are always thrilled when they have a return of straight race victories. Then there are times when they are happy to come out in one piece, still within touching distance of the medals. That was the case today at Sailing’s World Cup Series in Hyères, France...
April 28th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Returning to action

Returning to action
Besson and MarieRiou There will be one home nation favourite gracing the waters of Hyères, France from 23 – 30 April for round two of the 2017 World Cup Series when multiple World Champion Billy Besson steps back onboard the Nacra 17. Besson, along with partner Marie Riou, won all four Nacra...
April 21st, 2017 | News, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hyères reserves its toughest challenge for final day

Hyères reserves its toughest challenge for final day
Fernando Echavarri and Tara Pacheco Hyères threw out its toughest challenge for the final day of racing at the Sailing World Cup with a truly up and down day of the purest form. A breeze in excess of 20 knots came through in the morning with many wondering if there would even be any racing at all. Thunder,...
May 1st, 2016 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hyères, like sailing in Rio

Hyères, like sailing in Rio
Echavarri and Pacheco From the French Mistral to a breeze that resembled Rio de Janeiro, Hyères turned things around for the second day of racing at the Sailing World Cup. “Sailing in Hyères today was like sailing in Rio, ” commented Swedish 49erFX leader Lisa Ericson, sailing with Hanna Klinga,...
April 28th, 2016 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

“You never know what will happen in Hyères”

“You never know what will happen in Hyères”
Jonathan Lobert at the 2015 Olympic Test Even In the words of French Olympic medallist Jonathan Lobert, “you never know what will happen in Hyères.” Never has a saying been more relevant to the 2016 edition of Sailing World Cup Hyères with a mixed forecast and an aroma of unpredictability in...
April 25th, 2016 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Fan turned up for final day in Hyères

Fan turned up for final day in Hyères
Sunday 26 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – The fan was turned up for the final day at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères as an exciting finale played out across two racing areas. 18-20 knots of breeze ensured the regatta concluded with thrills and spills aplenty. Seven...
April 26th, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Early golds clinched at ISAF Sailing World Hyères

Early golds clinched at ISAF Sailing World Hyères
Saturday 25 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – Gold medals in the Men’s 470, 49er and the Nacra 17 have been confirmed at ISAF Sailing World Hyères following commanding displays by the leading teams. Dominant performances from Sime Fantela and Igor Marenic...
April 25th, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Double French gold in Paralympic events

Double French gold in Paralympic events
Saturday 25 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – France’s Damien Seguin, in the 2.4mR, and Bruno Jourdren, Eric Flageul and Nicolas Vimont-Vicary, in the Sonar, made it a double gold for the host nation at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères as the Paralympic competition...
April 25th, 2015 | Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Embed Codes – LIVE Hyères Medal Races – Sunday 26 April

Embed Codes – LIVE Hyères Medal Races – Sunday 26 April
Saturday 25 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – From 11:00 CEST to 16:50 CEST (09:00 UTC to 14:50 UTC) on Sunday 26 April, live Medal Races from ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères will be broadcast worldwide on YouTube as well as on ESPN3 in the USA. The world’s...
April 25th, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Ups, downs and unpredictability in Hyères

Ups, downs and unpredictability in Hyères
Friday 24 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – The new ISAF Sailing World Cup format of 40 boats per fleet is stirring up exceptional competition in Hyères following another day of ups, downs and unpredictability. Close, tactical racing with minimal separations across...
April 24th, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

‘No Mercy’ in Hyères

‘No Mercy’ in Hyères
Thursday 23 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – The biggest smile of the day at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères belonged to Poland’s Maja Dziarnowska after she picked up three straight race wins in the Women’s RS:X. When asked about how she dominated the...
April 23rd, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Big announcements in Hyères as racing commences

Big announcements in Hyères as racing commences
Wednesday 22 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – Racing at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères got underway on 22 April following the announcement of prize money for the event and live broadcasting of the Medal Races. €72, 000 is to be distributed across the ten Olympic...
April 22nd, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Medal races to be broadcast live at European ISAF Sailing World Cup regattas

Medal races to be broadcast live at European ISAF Sailing World Cup regattas
Wednesday 22 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – Sunset+Vine|APP, the Oxford-based unit of the multi-award winning UK independent TV sports production and media company Sunset+Vine, part of The Tinopolis Group, has been awarded a significant contract by ISAF to provide...
April 22nd, 2015 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Prize money to be awarded at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères

Prize money to be awarded at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères
Wednesday 22 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – Prize money is to be awarded in the Olympic and Paralympic disciplines at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères. €72, 000 is to be distributed across the 12 events on show in Hyères when the medals are decided on Sunday...
April 22nd, 2015 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères – Media Alert

ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères – Media Alert
Tuesday 21 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – The world’s finest Olympic and Paralympic sailors are in Hyères, France for the next instalment of the ISAF Sailing World Cup. Racing from 22-26 April, elite level fleets in all ten of the Olympic events and two...
April 21st, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

‘Sense of Pride’ at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères

‘Sense of Pride’ at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères
Monday 20 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – The ten Olympic and three Paralympic events at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères are flooded with Olympic, Paralympic, World and Continental Champions. Entries are restricted to 40 competitors in each fleet and 2014 ISAF Sailing...
April 20th, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Finest sailing talent on the planet to assemble in Hyères

Finest sailing talent on the planet to assemble in Hyères
Wednesday 15 April 2015 – Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup – The finest sailing talent on the planet will assemble in Hyères, France from 20-26 April for the next instalment of the ISAF Sailing World Cup. Elite level fleets in all ten of the Olympic events will put their skills...
April 15th, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hyères and Weymouth named European ISAF Sailing World Cup venues

Hyères and Weymouth named European ISAF Sailing World Cup venues
Thursday 31 July 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – Hyères, France and Weymouth, Great Britain have been named as the European venues for the 2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup series. Bids to host the two European regattas of the ISAF Sailing World Cup were carefully considered by the International...
July 31st, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Crème of the crop to race at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères

Crème of the crop to race at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères
Monday 14 April 2014 – Over 1, 100 athletes have registered to sail at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères with the crème of the crop of Olympic and Paralympic sailing set to compete in Hyères, France. Olympic medallists, World Champions and ISAF Sailing World Cup medallists will compete on the French...
April 14th, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More