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Infiniti 52 – The Big Reveal

August 25, 2021

HOLLAND, MI USA – Infiniti Yachts revealed the first Infiniti 52 at Composite Builders yesterday. The boat has been commissioned in Holland, MI, and campaigned by Tulikettu Racing from Finland.   The first Infiniti 52 will be shipped to the UK to undergo sea trials and the team wanted to ensure everything was perfect prior to departure.  …

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Doyle Sails leads the fleet at the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup

August 23, 2021

The Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, a pinnacle of the international racing calendar, frequented by the who’s who of yacht racing, with 2021 set to become one of the best big boat battles to date and Doyle Sails leads the fleet. Porto Cervo, Sardinia provides one of the most spectacular backdrops as the high performance yachts …

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Aussies dominate final race in Aarhus to win back-to-back SailGP events

August 22, 2021

Aussies dominate final race in Aarhus to win back-to-back SailGP events in front of Danish royalty as light winds, shortened races and penalties deliver a drama-filled final day of the ROCKWOOL Denmark Sail Grand Prix. Although light winds plagued Aarhus Bay on the final day of racing at the ROCKWOOL Denmark Sail Grand Prix, the on …

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New Zealand SailGP Team records its fastest speed as race day approaches in Denmark

August 20, 2021

The New Zealand SailGP Team’s supercharged F50 Amokura recorded its fastest ever speed in practice racing today as the team gears up for a thrilling showdown at the ROCKWOOL Denmark Sail Grand Prix (August 20-21). Peter Burling, Blair Tuke, Josh Junior and Andy Maloney have all re-joined the New Zealand SailGP Team following their Olympic …

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Talk with two time J70 World Champion tactician, Victor Diaz

August 19, 2021

Team Relative Obscurity won the J70 2021 World Championship in Marina del Rey. We got a chance to catch up with their tactician, Victor Diaz de Leon, about their victory. Relative Obscurity’s team is comprised of skipper Peter Duncan, tactician Victor Diaz de Leon, trimmer Willem van Waay, and bow Morgan (Truby) Trubovich. In regards …

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Doyle Team Riders head to Moth Worlds in Malcesine, Italy

August 19, 2021

With one week until the Moth World Championships the fleet of Moth sailors from around the globe are set to descend on Lake Garda. Doyle Sails has a strong team of riders, including Phil Robertson, Kyle Langford, Tom Johnson and Nina Curtis who will be travelling straight from the SailGP Denmark event to Malcesine. Newcomer …

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Olympians return to New Zealand SailGP team in Denmark

August 18, 2021

AARHUS, DENMARK – 18 August 2021 – The New Zealand SailGP Team’s Olympians made a successful return to SailGP today as they hit the water for their first training session in Aarhus ahead of the ROCKWOOL Denmark Sail Grand Prix (August 20-21). Peter Burling, Blair Tuke, Josh Junior and Andy Maloney have all re-joined the …

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Doyle powered Stark Raving Mad IX wins Safe Harbour Race Weekend

August 18, 2021

Safe Harbor Race Weekend 2021 Published by Scuttlebutt on August 15th, 2021 The inaugural Safe Harbor Race Weekend, held August 13-15 in Newport, R.I., is now in the history books and has made an indelible mark in the log books of 46 sailing teams from around New England and across the country who competed in it. …

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A most robust pedigree..

August 17, 2021

Published with permission from Seahorse Magazine, featuring in August edition titled ‘A most robust pedigree’ by Ivor Wilkins. “It began with laying down one Kevlar thread at a time using a converted ballpoint pen… today things are a little different”. – Richard Bouzaid Twenty years ago, in an old-school Auckland sail loft, Doyle Sails’ Richard …

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Winners are grinners at J70 Worlds in Marina del Rey, California

August 16, 2021

Doyle Sails powered teams took the top two positions again at J70 World Championships this week at the California Yacht Club, Marina del Rey with light summer breeze which saw 62 teams sail in 8 races. RELATIVE OBSCURITY came out on top with 42 points through the series, four points ahead of MIDLIFE CRISIS in …

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HALBTROCKEN 4.5 wins Alexela ORC World Championships in Estonia

August 15, 2021

Today was the best sailing day yet in the Alexela ORC World Championship 2021, with the fleet sailing two final windward/leeward courses where HALBTROCKEN 4.5 secured first place in both races, ensuring they were crowned the overall 2021 ORC World Champions. The final day of racing was where the 2021 ORC World Champions were decided …

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J70 Worlds, Jud Smith on Doyle Structured Luff jibs

August 11, 2021

J70 Worlds Jud Smith on Doyle Structured Luff jibs | The J70 World Championships are set for action, with racing starting on Wednesday local time in California. The world championship are hosted this year by the California Yacht Club and will be sailed on the waters of Santa Monica Bay. 62 crews will be out …

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Halbtrocken 4.5 win first race of the Alexela ORC World Championships in Estonia

August 11, 2021

Halbtroken 4.5 win first race of the Alexela ORC World Championships in Estonia. The first race has seen crews battling a range of conditions for 24 hours during their first 200 mile offshore race. Conditions were varied with portions of the race reaching in twenty knots to sailing upwind in tricky, light airs. Halbtrocken 4.5, …

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Successful season for Paul Zabetakis’ Swan 42 Impetuous

August 10, 2021

Dr. Paul Zabetakis, Vice Commodore of the New York Yacht Club and owner of Swan 42 Impetuous has had one of the most successful seasons sailing in his 15 years of racing the class. Doyle Sails Newport expert and sailor Alex Clegg, has been sailing with the team for a number of years and has …

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Stu Bannatyne, onboard Warrior Won for the Transpac 2021

August 9, 2021

Warrior Won has worked hard on developing their sail program with offshore sailing legend Stu Bannatyne, from Doyle Sails New Zealand working with Chris and his team to deliver the ultimate sail package and boost in performance. Stu talks through his involvement with the Warrior Won programme sharing how he transfers his wealth of knowledge …

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Doyle powered J70’s take all three podium spots at Pre Worlds

August 4, 2021

Forty-four teams tuned up at the Pre-World Championship over the weekend with breeze in the high teens on day one and slightly softer conditions on day two. Bruce Golison won with his crew of Steve Hunt, Erik Shampain and Jeff Reynolds on board “Midlife Crisis” representing the San Diego Yacht Club. The crew managed to …

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Tammo Baldszun – Countryside upbringing didn’t stop his ocean based career.

August 4, 2021

“He drew sails before he could write” is what Tammo Baldszun’s mother loves to tell when asked about her sons’ unique choice of work. In any case, growing up in the southern German countryside far away from any ocean, none could expect that Tammo would become a Master Sailmaker, building sails for Volvo Ocean Races, …

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Doyle powered yachts all secure podium spots in 51st Transpac Race

July 26, 2021

The 51st edition of the Transpac race provided champagne sailing conditions to the majority of the fleet with a near-perfect breeze for the 2225 nautical mile downwind ride from Los Angeles to Honolulu. With the first yacht crossing the Diamond Head finish line in the early hours of the 23rd July, the primary wave of …

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Transpac 2021: Halfway to Hawaii

July 22, 2021

With 1000nm completed and the same distance to go again sounds like most of the 40 crews racing to Oahu are happy on board their yachts, only major complaint seems to be the noticeable lack of sunshine. A steady 15-20 knots has seen the fleet stay in reaching conditions for the first three days, with …

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Stark Raving Mad IX, podium finishes powered by Doyle

July 22, 2021

Jim Madden, a sailing and downhill skiing enthusiast from New York, USA, has been racing his “Stark Raving Mad” series of yachts worldwide since 2000. Jim began sailing at an early age, seeing him progress through Blue Jays, Lasers, a C&C 30 and a Ranger 33, all on Oyster Bay, New York. From there, Jim’s …

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