Robertson continues streak at WMRT Match Cup Russia:
St Petersburg, Russia (August 6, 2017) – After a week of ups and downs, a couple of bad hooks and a few close shaves, it was business as usual for the super smooth Phil Robertson and his CHINAone Ningbo team as they beat Sam Gilmour’s Neptune Racing team 3-0 in the final of WMRT Match Cup Russia, the fourth Championship event on the World Match Racing Tour. Full report.
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Isle of Wight Record Confirmed:
The World Sailing Speed Record Council has confirmed a new outright monohull World Record for the 50nm Around Isle of Wight course. The new record was set by skipper Xabi Fernandez (ESP) and crew sailing the Volvo Open 65 Mapre to a time of 03:13:11 (15.53 knot avg) on August 2, 2017. The previous time of 03:43:50 was set by Mike Slate’s maxi Leopard….
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Isle of Wight Record Confirmed, Editor