Strong Start by Australia at Laser Masters Worlds:
Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico (May 23, 2016) – Perfect Laser racing conditions prevailed once again for the Laser Standard Masters Worlds, offering reliable thermal winds as the Laser Masters sailors took to the water for races 3 and 4 of the twelve race series. Australians hold the lead in three of the four age divisions. Full report.
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What’s In a Name or WIAN?:
by David Redfern
I am privileged to have spent a very good portion of my life promoting various yacht races and racing teams worldwide as well as other major international events like being media director of the Rugby World Cup, the the Winter Olympic Games, the International Festival of the Sea – the biggest maritime event ever – and many other sports and events.
It has been a crusade of mine in all that time to educate my staff not to shorten an event to its acronym. A sponsor pays good money to be associated with an event and does not deserve to be reduced to an initial letter. I am thinking of the OSTAR race, later called the CSTAR.
OSTAR stood fo…
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