Tweets from the Yacht Racing Forum:
Aarhus, Denmark (November 27, 2017) – The 10th edition of the Yacht Racing Forum began today, which markets itself as the only business to business conference that brings together the key players from across the whole yacht racing industry.
The schedule had twin streams of conversation, with one group discussing promotion and sustainability while the other group was focused on design and technology.
Though much of the discussion at the forum is historically focused on how to progress the highly technical and professional sectors of the sport, we found some interesting nuggets on the …
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Risk Management and Renting Adventure:
Oceans may interconnect the planet, but they also act as a barrier, isolating the sailors on opposite shores. Some cruisers and racers bridge the gap, while most keep track of international sailing events and incidents online.
Well-run international regattas, around-the-world yacht races, and the globalization of the boatbuilding industry help to spread the word, but—despite such publicity—not all sailing trends reach the opposite shore. That’s why the crew at Practical Sailor, which specializes in providing unbiased guidance for sailors, does its best to note what’s trending.