16 April 2013

Alpari World Match Racing Tour - 2012 Video Highlights


2012 AWMRT Review - Video Highlights Show
The 2012 Alpari World Match Racing Tour, the worlds leading professional sailing series, consisted of eight world championship events around the globe. Starting in May in Germany before heading to Korea, Sweden, USA, Switzerland, France, Bermuda and finally to Malaysia where the ISAF Match Racing World Champion would be crowned. Follow the fortunes of the 9 Tour Card Holders in their relentless quest to claim one of sailings most coveted prizes and a share of the $1.75 million prize money on offer. Would Ian Williams (GBR), GAC Pindar retain the title he won in 2011 or would Bjorn Hansen (SWE), Mekonomen Sailing Team and four-time Tour winner Peter Gilmour (AUS), YANMAR Racing stand in his way. Could new comers Keith Swinton (AUS), Black Swan Racing, Pierre-Antoine Morvan (FRA), Vannes Agglo Sailing Team, Laurie Jury (NZL), Kiwi Match Sailing Team and Simone Ferrarese (ITA), Ferrarese Racing Team cause a stir in their first full year on Tour or would Phil Robertson (NZL) WAKA Racing and Johnie Berntsson (SWE) Berntsson Sailing Team make realise their ambitions of lifting the Tour trophy. With eight different designs of boat to contend with and five different individual event winners the 2012 season was a roller coaster ride from start to finish and as the Tour arrived in Malaysia for the final event, the Monsoon Cup, the top 8 teams were all still able to seize the crown and the Alpari World Match Racing Tour title.

Alpari World match racing tour
World Match Racing Tour
He is one of the most experienced sailors on the Tour. His accomplishments include being twice winner of both the Korea Match Cup and Stena Match Cup Sweden. His Hansen Sailing Team consists of trimmer Phillip Kai Guhle, bowman Mathias Bredin, ...

2013 SCHEDULE:

MATCH RACE GERMANY
Langenargen, Germany
Boat - Bavaria40s
May 15- 20, 2013

KOREA MATCH CUP
Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Boat - KM36
May 28 - Jun 02, 2013

STENA MATCH CUP SWEDEN
Marstrand, Sweden
Boat - DS 37 Match Racer
Jul 01 - 06, 2013

CHICAGO MATCH CUP
Chicago, USA
Boat - Tom 28max
Aug 06 - 11, 2013

DUTCH MATCH CUP
Lelystad, Netherlands
Boat - Winner
Sep 17 - 22, 2013

ARGO GROUP GOLD CUP
Hamilton, Bermuda
Boat - International One Design
Oct 07 - 13, 2013

MONSOON CUP
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
Boat - Foundation 36
Dec 02 - 07, 2013


SAILING | Bulldogs advance despite tough conditions
Yale Daily News (blog)
Over a weekend of shifty winds and difficult sailing conditions, both of Yale's sailing teams emerged with their goals met: The women's team sailed to their fourth consecutive regatta victory, while the coed team qualified for the national semifinals.

Oman Sail announces annual Sailor of the Year Awards
BYM News (press release)
Oman Sail has announced the inauguration of the Sailor of the Year Awards presented by Renaissance Services SAOG to honour the outstanding achievements of top sailorsin the Sultanate of Oman. The prestigious new event presented by Renaissance ...

New England Science and Sailing to host open house Sunday
TheDay.com
Stonington — New England Science and Sailing will host a community open house at its Water Street location in the borough on Sunday, Apr. 21 from noon until 3 p.m. in honor of Earth Day. The event offers an opportunity to meet the staff, tour the ...

America's Cup Champion Gary Jobson to deliver Lakeland College Graduation ...
BYM News (press release)
Jobson, the author of 18 sailing books and editor at large of Sailing World and Cruising World magazines, will also offer a free evening program on his storied career at the Sheboygan Yacht Club beginning at 6 p.m. at the Sheboygan Yacht Club, 214 ...
Yachting World
Dockyard information: New this year will be an information booth located in Nelson's Dockyard from Thursday 25 April until the close of Sailing Week. Important notices and general information will be posted on a notice board at the information booth ...

Normandy Channel Race: “Made in Normandie” still leading
BYM News (press release)
Over the past 24 hours, the racers have been making headway in tough sailing conditions, though it's perfectly navigable for the Class 40s, which have been built for long offshore races. Since this lunchtime, the leaders have eased their sheets and are ...

JP Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race: Embracing the Race for ...
BYM News (press release)
There are four owners of mixed sailing ability and experience who do most of their sailing with family and friends. Their shared ownership plan provides them each a week at a time, plus the opportunity for a couple of weeks for each owner in the summer.

Rolex Capri Sailing Week Volcano Race: Mythical islands await Maxi fleet
BYM News (press release)
The 2013 Rolex Capri Sailing Week Volcano Race is set to welcome an international fleet of Maxi yachts. Scheduled to take place from 16-24 May, the event marks the opening of Rolex's Mediterranean yachting calendar. Open only to yachts over 18.29 ...

AC World Series 2013: Energy Team in the starting block in Naples
BYM News (press release)
Between Vesuvius and Capri, the Bay of Naples will offer “one final opportunity to shine in a magnificent setting, with the boats sailing right up close to the breakwater,” explained the pilot of Energy Team. Most of the French crew remains unchanged ...

Fire crews sailing against the tide
Bradford Telegraph and Argus
Land-locked firefighters from West Yorkshire, including some from Bradford, are preparing to defend their UK Firefighters Sailing Challenge title – with just one day of training. Four teams of eight from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service will ...

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Blue Sky Sailing Club set to host open house Tuesday
Bay Today
Blue Sky Sailing Club is holding an open house on Tuesday, April 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. for anyone interested in learning more about the eco-friendly recreation of sailing on Lake Nipissing. Meet fellow sailing enthusiasts and find out about our social ...

Bay Today

Strong international presence for Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week 2013
BYM News (press release)
Commenting on their entry into the regatta, Geoff said: “The crew are ecstatic about taking part as both events have a reputation not only for great sailing but great onshore events too. The only time I have raced in Cowes was as crew on an Australian ...

ISAF Sailing World Cup action set for Hyeres, China's Lijia Xu returns
Sail World
The 2013 ISAF Sailing World Cup – Hyeres is set to take place 22-27 April where more than 800 sailors across ten Olympic and two Paralympic events will sail. After regattas in Melbourne, Australia, Miami, USA and Palma de Mallorca, Spain, the ISAF ...

Sail World

Optimist sailors set for Invitational Race Week bow
Royal Gazette
Bermuda's Optimist sailors will get the opportunity to showcase their budding talents during this year's Bacardi Bermuda International Invitational Race Week. The regatta will also afford those due to represent Bermuda at the 2013 North American ...

Announcing the Oyster World Rally 2016-2017 Exclusive cruise around the ...
BYM News (press release)
Adding 'Circumnavigator' to your sailing CV on completion of this great adventure, you will join a very exclusive group of Oyster Owners who hold the special award we have proudly given out to nearly 50 Oyster owners thus far, and on completion of the ...

SAILING: Nice and Eazi time for Jon Oliver in River Mersey race
Wirral Globe
EAZI Tiger owned by Jon Oliver returned to winning form in Class One when Liverpool Yacht Club/Tranmere Sailing Club began their Spring series on the River Mersey. Class Two was headed by Skukusa in the hands of Stuart Lofthouse whilst in the Venture ...

Spindrift 2 the Power of Three
BYM News (press release)
Third in the Vulcain Trophy last year behind Realstone Sailing and Alinghi, the crew's ambition is for more of the same in 2013 and to fight for the podium in the fleet of twelve one-design catamarans. Eight races are scheduled from mid-May until the ...

Love your sailing boat's belts and they will love you in return
Sail World
When did you last replace the belts in your sailing boat's diesel engine? You didn't? Then you are waiting for the belt to snap just when you need it least. Let's face it, belts are not so expensive, and changing them regularly, rather than waiting ...

Sail World

2013 Bell's Beer Bayview Mackinac Race Updates
BYM News (press release)
As we're all getting ready to start washing, sanding, painting, glassing, and all of the other dirty jobs required to get ready to go sailing, there's no better time to register for the 89th annual sailing of the Great Race on the Great Lakes. The 2013 ...

Sailing instructors needed for summer camps in the
Natives.co.uk
Camps are set away from it all in rural areas with incredible scenery. The Lake Front is often the main attraction, making sailing a popular activity on camp! All levels of experience are required! We work with over 700 camps across the USA and they ...

ARC rally finishes in Saint Lucia after 26000nm
My Sailing
Fifteen months ago, the World ARC 2012-13 fleet set out from Saint Lucia to sail around the world. Amongst the crews were many nationalities, backgrounds and reasons for taking part. Since then, they have sailed well over 26,000 nautical miles, crossed ...

My Sailing

Charleston Race Week - Monster J/70 class to debut!
Sail World
In addition to this tough crowd, St Petersburg Nood winners Joel Ronning (Minneapolis, MN) will be racing Catapult and Kerry Klingler (Larchmont, NY) will be sailing Menace. The entire fleet of twenty boats that raced Bacardi Miami Sailing week will be ...

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