World on Water Global Sailing News – April 27, 2018:
In this week’s “WoW TV”:
• Niklas Zennstrom’s Carkeek Design Partners new Fast 40+ RAN 7 hits the water in readiness to its first race this weekend. And it looks sleek and fast. Its keel bulb is painted gold as a token to RAN the Swedish Water God not to take them.
• The Clipper Round The World Race fleet in heavy conditions in the Northern Pacific heading to Seattle USA.
• Volvo Ocean Race Itajai Brazil Skippers Press Conference featuring David Witt, Bouwe …
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – World on Water Global Sailing News – April 27, 2018, Editor
Video Highlights: Congressional Cup 2018:
The 54th edition of Long Beach Yacht Club’s Congressional Cup hosted an all-star lineup for the match racing competition. Racing was held from April 18 to 22 in this World Sailing Grade One Match Race event.
FINAL RESULTS: CONGRESSIONAL CUP 2018
1. Taylor Canfield ISV
2. Dean Barker NZL
3. Sam Gilmour AUS
4. Johnie Berntsson SWE
5. Ian Williams GBR
6. Joachim Aschenbrenner DEN
7. Eric Monnin SUI
8. Scott Dickson USA
9. Chris Steele NZL
10. Harry Price AUS