Entry open for Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image 2018:
The entry period is open for the Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image 2018 until September 12. Started in 2010, this event is the world’s premier photography competition dedicated to the sport of sailing, celebrating the very best yacht racing image taken during the year, and which best represents the essence and excitement of the sport. Full report.
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Team Racing Takes Global Stage:
Proponents of team racing have set their sights on the discipline’s inclusion in the 2028 Olympic Regatta. The inaugural Global Team Race, which will be held October 5 to 7 at the New York Yacht Club Harbour Court, may prove a crucial milestone on the long road to earning a place on sailing‘s grandest stage.
The Global Team Race was created from scratch less than a year ago and will feature two-on-two team racing using the New York Yacht Club’s fleet of Sonar keelboats in Newport, RI.
“We couldn’t be more pleased with the response we have received,” says event chair Steven Wolff, a veteran team racer and umpire. “We have teams coming from South America, Asia, Australia, Euro…
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