Camilla Ulrikkeholm Klinkby looks to defend Lysekil WIM title:
Lysekil, Sweden (August 8, 2016) – With no less than five consecutive wins in Lysekil Women’s Match, World #1 Camilla Ulrikkeholm Klinkby, DEN, is definitely the name to look out for this week. But Swede Anna Östling is aiming to win her home event for the first time. And last year’s Lysekil finalist and WIM Series champion Stephanie Roble, USA, also aspires on the top of the podium. Racing will commence on August 9 and continue through to Sunday, August 13. Full Report.
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Classic Conditions at Cowes Week:
Cowes, UK (August 8, 2016) – The Solent delivered a north-westerly breeze that varied from eight knot lulls to 25 knot gusts, giving varied conditions to challenge the 8,000 sailors at this year’s Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week. The Black Group yachts starting on the Bramble line first headed to the east on a tight spinnaker reach. With the tide carrying competitors over the line there was much excitement at many of the starts, including a collision near the committee boat in the J/109 fleet. Full Report.
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