Reigning Champs Lead at Star Worlds:
Oxford, MD (October 10, 2018) – The breeze finally made its appearance on the Choptank River on day three of the 2018 Star World Championship. The 62 boat fleet completed two races but only one can claim the traditional daily prizes.
Reigning World Champions Eivind Melleby (NOR) and Joshua Revkin (USA) took both bullets, as to let everyone know they’re not ready to hand back one of the oldest trophies in sailing.
Brazilian Olympic Finn sailor Jorge Zarif with crew Guilherme de Almeida are following the leading pair in the provisional ranking, and in third spot the 1988 Star World Champion Paul Cayard (USA) with crew Arthur ‘Tutu’ Lopes (BRA).
“We have to keep …
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SailGP: It seems to make sense:
The #1 media market in the United States was where newly launched SailGP would further reveal details of how it planned to “redefine sailing with a thrilling new fan-centric grand prix racing circuit.” New Yorker and Scuttlebutt contributor Cory E. Friedman was there too and shares his impressions:
New York, NY (October 10, 2018) – So you want to turn pro sailing into a normal pro sport like baseball, football (NA), football (World), basketball, hockey?…
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