Brits Take Top Three at International 14 Worlds:
Carnac, France (September 2, 2016) – It was a slow start to the final day of the VR Sport International 14 World Championships. Once again the wind was late rising, and so the day began with an indefinite postponement being raised. As the sailors rigged their boats, the wind slowly began to track left, until it was settled in the direction of the sea breeze.
The results had been analysed, with sailors up and down the fleet identifying exactly who they needed to beat, in order to achieve their desired end-position. The only people who may not have been experiencing the feeling of martyrdom which comes with sailing the last race of an event were Glen Truswell and Sam Pascoe (G…
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World on Water Global Sailing News – September 2, 2016:
On this week’s “World on Water” global sailing news show:
In this episode the SoftBank Team Japan are the first Americas Cup teams to master the “foiling tack” which leads to foiling from start to finish, experience what goes on-board a Super-Maxi in the exciting five minute start dial-up Warwick Rooklyn give a blow-by-blow commentry on Scallywag, Quantum and Platoon TP 52’s work together in the 42 Super Series, our “Vendee Globe” Report features Rich Wilson and Sebastien Destmarau, Audi Hamilton Island Race Week wrap, WoW 2012 “Fresh to Frightening” retrospective and US Sailing’s “This is Sailing” vi…
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