World on Water Global Sailing News – February 7, 2016:
On this week’s “World on Water” global sailing news show:
In this episode the 10 boat Farr 40 fleet slog it out for the National title on Sydney Harbour, Festival of Sails Geelong, final day of the World Match Racing Tour – Monsoon Cup – in Malaysia, a preview of this year’s fantastic Vendee Globe solo round the world race, Sailing World Cup Miami wrap, Antigua Superyacht Challenge on-board Rebecca and a crashing Jan 31 18-Footers race on a gusty Sydney Harbour.
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Deuces Carry WildMan to Top Step:
Miami, FL (February 6, 2016) – The blustery first day of the 2016 Miami Winter Regatta was replaced with sunshine and light air conditions today, prompting a continued intense battle between overnight leader and winner of Miami Winter Series Event No. 1, Liam Kilroy on Wildman, and his father, Melges 20 Class reigning World Champion John Kilroy on Samba Pa Ti.
The day began with an AP being displayed at 11am, and just as teams began to get antsy and start daydreaming about an afternoon poolside, a nice 8-10 knots of breeze filled from the East. PRO Blake Middleton wasted no time in delivering two additional races bringing the total to five completed.
Once out on the r…
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