Countdown for Youth Match Racing World Championship:
Twelve teams have their sights on the 2017 Youth Match Racing World Championship to be held August 1 to 5 in Corona del Mar, CA. The Championship brings together teams from around the world, acknowledging their skills and offering a pathway to senior match racing competition.
In its fourth year, the Youth Match Racing Worlds has provided a pathway for the best young match racers to test themselves against the best in their age group. Joachim Aschenbrenner (DEN) claimed the inaugural title in 2014, followed by Sam Gilmour (AUS) in 2015 and Will Dargaville (AUS) in 2016.
The 2017 Worlds features a record number of participating countries including two skippers from each of the USA, Ne…
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Provezza closes deal at 52 SUPER SERIES:
Puerto Portals, Spain (July 28, 2017) – They have led four of this season’s five regattas and twice been within touching distance of overall victory on the last day, but today when they crossed the finish line of the what proved to be the last race of Puerto Portals 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week, Ergin Imre’s Provezza team finally closed the deal and won their first ever regatta title in their five years on the 52 SUPER SERIES.
Popular Turkish owner Imre has owned nine different Provezza race boats in more than 30 years of campaigning, dating back to IOR Admiral’s Cuppers and Two Tonners. But his win today on the Bay of Palma is made all the more special as they have been so…
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