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CEEREF TAKES IT TO THE WIRE AT THE 44CUP CALERO MARINAS

February 15, 2022

Published by the RC44 Class Association on 13/02/2022 Going into the final day of the 44Cup Calero Marinas, Igor Lah’s Ceeref powered by Hrastnik 1860 held a strong 11 point lead and took it to the wire. Normally this would have seen them packing their bags early, having won with a race to spare. However, this …

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Sailor and sailmaking craftsman Antoine Thullier joins Doyle Sails Palma

February 14, 2022

The newest addition to the Doyle Sails Palma family is sailor and sailmaking craftsman Antoine Thullier. Born and raised on the Atlantic coast of France Antoine Thullier grew up by the sea and fostered a passion for sailing from an early age. From a child, Thullier felt a connection to the sea and began to …

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J70 Midwinter Champs – Doyle Sails 1, 2 and 3!

February 8, 2022

Fernando Perez Ontiveros’ Black Mamba topped 62 other boats to claim the title of 2022 J/70 Midwinter Champion. The team from Mexico, including Gonçalo Almeida, Bernardo Freitas and River Paquin, retired from the eighth and final race on Sunday as they had the title locked up at Davis Island Yacht Club in Tampa, FL. They …

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Doyle powered Lazy Dog wins MC38 trophy on Pittwater

February 8, 2022

Published By Lisa Ratcliff / Australian MC38 Association media The Lazy Dog team, owned by Shaun Lane and Quentin Stewart, opened the MC38 class 2022 season soundly with a four-point win on Pittwater on February 5-6 in gusty sou’east winds and dark cloud banks that dumped rain squalls, creating dramatic scenes against the dark coloured carbon …

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NEW ZEALAND SAILGP TEAM REMAINS TOP OF IMPACT LEAGUE AHEAD OF GRAND FINAL

February 3, 2022

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – 3 February 2022 – The New Zealand SailGP Team is on the cusp of claiming the inaugural Impact League trophy after taking out the top spot at the Australia Sail Grand Prix. New Zealand overcame tough competition from several teams including a much-improved France SailGP Team to win the Impact League …

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Callisto Racing

The story of Callisto | From a J/109 to a Grand Prix Pac52

January 28, 2022

The shores of Lake Michigan on a summer’s day bustle with cruisers and racers spending time out on the water with friends, family and crew – the warm weather, freshwater and consistent breeze is the magic that all Great Lakes sailors are drawn to. That pull has always been a strong one for the crew …

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SAILGP’S INSPIRE PROGRAM LEAVES A LASTING LEGACY WITH SAILING CLUBS AROUND SYDNEY

January 26, 2022

Published with permission from SailGP Inspire Program Sydney, AUSTRALIA – January 25, 2022 – The Australia Sail Grand Prix presented by KPMG ended in epic fashion, but not without the added generosity of SailGP’s Inspire program and some of its valued partners. Inspire partners Marlow Ropes, Doyle Sails and RS Sailing refurbish boats for two …

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Egnot-Johnson and KNOTS Racing Reclaim the Harken New Zealand and Match Racing Championship in a Nail Biter

January 26, 2022

By Billy Woodworth – RNZYS | January 25th, 2022   3 days of world-class match racing came down to a matter of seconds on finals day at the 2021 Harken New Zealand Match Racing Championships, with 2019 Champions Nick Egnot-Johnson and his KNOTS Racing of Sam Barnett, Zak Merton and Tim Snedden winning in one of the tightest …

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HIGH FIVE FOR COMANCHE

January 26, 2022

Posted by RORC on 25 JANUARY 2022. High Five – Comanche blasted across the Atlantic from Lanzarote to Grenada in the 2022 RORC Transatlantic Race to set not only a new race record, but to claim overall victory, line honours, class win and the Yacht Club de France Trophy © James Mitchell/RORC The 30.48m (100ft) VPLP …

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Welcome to Grenada!

January 20, 2022

Welcome to Grenada – Comanche and L4 Trifork reflect on the 2022 RORC Transatlantic Race. For many, the Transatlantic Race is the pinnacle of offshore sailing and often a central focus for sailors and crews looking to break records across an ocean that is repeatedly a tactical minefield with multiple weather systems. Line Honours winner …

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Key West offers the perfect opportunity ahead of 52 Super Series

January 20, 2022

Austin and Gwen Fragomen, owners of the Interlodge Sailing Team, are currently sitting in top positions heading into day four of the highly competitive Southernmost Regatta in Key West, Florida. After six races, Interlodge IV (2015 Botin 44) has a healthy lead in the ORC division. After six races in the GL52 class, the Doyle …

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GUIDED-MISSILE – COMANCHE SETS RECORD AND WINS IMA TROPHY

January 17, 2022

Comanche crew celebrate setting a new race record in the 2022 RORC Transatlantic Race after completing the race to Grenada in record time: 7d 22hrs 1min 4secs ©️ Arthur Daniel/RORC The 30.48m (100ft) VPLP Design/Verdier Maxi Comanche, skippered by Mitch Booth, has taken Monohull Line Honours in the 2022 RORC Transatlantic Race, winning the magnificent …

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The Story of Martini Racing

January 3, 2022

Original article courtesy of Ronstan Australia Over the past 20+ years, Tony Cuschieri of Martini Racing has built, or heavily modified a total of 11 sports boats at his factory in Rowville, not far from Ronstan’s Australian head office. Tony’s first boat was an S&S designed Defiance 30, followed by a Beneteau 40.7 he imported …

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Sydney 38 ‘Faster Forward’ takes overall win in ORCV Melbourne to Hobart

January 2, 2022

Sydney 38 ‘Faster Forward’ takes the handicap win the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria‘s 2021 Melbourne to Hobart. As one of the smallest yachts in the fleet, the Sydney 38, won the ‘West Coaster’ Race on handicap, despite the odds. Matt Fahey and his crew of six sailed Faster Forward across the Derwent River finish …

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The final, line honours battle into Hobart

December 29, 2021

In the early hours of the 29th December, the Derwent River served a traditional light air finish to the Supermaxi’s vying for line honours in this years Rolex Sydney Hobart. After a 628 mile battle from Sydney, the fleet has faced all weather conditions. Eventually, it was the RP100 Black Jack, sailing under the Monaco …

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Brutal first night of Sydney Hobart, with strong, gusty southerly

December 27, 2021

UPDATE 0100 // After an initial speedy exit from the Harbour, the past twelve hours have been a hard slog for the fleet into a strong & gusty southerly as the crews made their way down the NSW coast. 55 boats remain in the Fully-Crewed divisions after 16 retirements; 15 in the inaugural Two-Handed division …

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Richard Witzel on ‘Rowdy’ secures J/70 glory

December 22, 2021

The two day event for the Bacardi Winter Series Event 1 was taken out by Doyle powered J/70 “Rowdy” after a weekend of racing on Biscayne Bay, Miami. Richard Witzel with his team of Carlos Robles, Mark Gauthier and Jud Smith wrapped up the event on 13 points, while Peter Cunningham with his crew of …

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“Best crew in the game”

December 21, 2021

With only 7 races under their belt, Doyle powered “Deep Blue” a Botin 85, is happy with how things are going. The feedback from Rob MacMillian on their new sails are they are incredibly versatile across the varying wind ranges. Their sails matched with self proclaimed best crew in the game, this boat will be …

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Sydney to Hobart | The great race South

December 19, 2021

The excitement builds as we etch towards the return of the Rolex Sydney to Hobart race this year after the Boxing Day stalwart was cancelled in 2020 with only one week to go. Those looking to take part in the great race south are in full swing. Undoubtedly, crews, boat captains, owners, volunteers, race committees, and …

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Record turnout expected for the 2022 RORC Transatlantic Race

December 14, 2021

In association with the International Maxi Association (IMA) and the Yacht Club de France, the Royal Ocean Racing Club expects a record turnout for the 2022 RORC Transatlantic Race starting on the 8th of January 2022. Doyle powered entries this year include Line Honours favourite, Comanche (CAY), the 100 ft (33m) canting keel Supermaxi, skippered …

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