08 March 2016

Finals Videos: RC44 Bermuda Cup Fleet Racing, WMRT Fremantle

Day 4 Fleet Racing - Team Aqua hangs on in last race nailbiter in Bermuda (published Mar 7, 2016) A last minute charge from Vladimir Liubomirov’s Bronenosec Sailing Team was not enough to displace Chris Bake’s Team Aqua from the top of the leaderboard at the conclusion of the RC44 Bermuda Cup. The RC44 Bermuda Cup is the first event of the 2016 Championship Tour, which pits the world's top businessmen and the best sailors in the industry compete in high performance one-design 44-foot carbon racing yachts. More info: JohnTheCrowd | Sailing News: RC44 Bermuda Cup, Match Racing, Sailing Videos and rc44.com

RC44 2016 Schedule:
  • RC44 BERMUDA CUP 2 - 6 March
  • RC44 PORTSMOUTH CUP 13 - 17 July
  • RC44 CASCAIS CUP 21 - 25 September
  • RC44 VALLETTA CUP 23 - 27 November

World Match Racing Tour - Finals Day Fremantle - Technical Wrap March 7, 2016 - more info: wmrt.com and JohnTheCrowd | Sailing News: 2016 WMRT Fremantle, Sailing Videos

World Match Racing Tour (WMRT) Fremantle Finals Highlights March 7, 2016

World Match Racing Tour Schedule 2016:
WMRT Schedule 2016
WMRT Schedule 2016
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Daily Mail

Alex Jones to take on next Sport Relief challenge sailing from Belfast to London
Daily Mail
Like a pro! This is the Welsh presenter's second time taking on a Sport Relief Challenge. In 2014, she scaled the Moonlight Buttress in Zion, National ...
Sport Relief Hell on High Seas: Celebrities set sail from Belfast for charity challenge - Belfast Telegraph

The National

Emirati sailing champion Adil Khalid intent on flying the UAE flag at Olympics once again
The National
Adil Khalid's sailing career has come full circle. Last year it reached its peak when he was part of the Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing crew that won the ...

Sailing Takes Fifth at Sharpe Trophy Team Race
Harvard Crimson
Coming off a successful fall season, in which the two divisions of the squad totaled 31 top-ten marks, the Harvard sailing team traveled down to ...

Channel News Asia

Sailing-China's "Golden Lily" drops retirement for Rio
Daily Mail
But seeing people out sailing, whatever the weather, and looking out over the water to the Isle of Wight inspired Xu, who calls herself "Lily", to get back ...

US SAILING (press release)

Finn Europeans, US Olympic Team Selection Event, Underway in Barcelona
US SAILING (press release)
leads US Sailing Team Sperry (national team) teammate Caleb Paine (San Diego, Calif.) by a single point in the series heading into the event, with ...
Finn Senior/Junior Open Europeans - Finn Europeans poised for launch - Sail World

2015/16 Melges 20 Miami Winter Series - Pacific Yankee team in action - Sail World

NZL Sailing Team to fly both flags in sail testing for Rio
Some of New Zealand's Olympic sailors and Rio hopefuls will be flying the alternative flag design ahead of the New Zealand flag referendum decision.

International Sailing Federation

Williams the Conqueror
Frustrating, but that's sailing. We gave Ian two of those races on a plate. But overall we're pleased with how we sailed this week. A new team, we're ...

Man found mummified on sailing yacht died from heart attack only 1 week prior - AOL: "...The recently revealed autopsy results confirm the man had, as investigators suspected, died of a heart attack. That fatal event occurred only about a week before the vessel was discovered floating in the waters off the coast of the southern Philippines. Forensics experts explained to a German news outlet that rapid mummification can occur in environments such as the one where Bajorat was found. When combined, tropical temperatures, salty air, and dry winds serve as accelerants in the preservation process..."

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