Sailing acting at Manning Point this weekend

Sailing acting at Manning Point this weekend http://ift.tt/2n0WpEr Boats head to Taree from Manning Point in the Manning Marathon. The 33rd event will be sailed on Sunday, starting from around noon. Sailing via Sailing News http://ift.tt/1A3EQ6d January 20, 2018 at 11:30PM

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Team AkzoNobel complete podium in Hong Kong

Team AkzoNobel complete podium in Hong Kong http://ift.tt/2DjIpeN Team AkzoNobel claimed the final podium place of Leg 4, crossing the Hong Kong finish line in the early hours of Saturday morning to scoop third position after a rollercoaster race from Melbourne.  The result is the best finish yet for Simeon Tienpont’s crew, and comes after an extremely tight turnaround in Australia in which boat damage sustained in the Southern Ocean meant that the crew managed just a couple of days rest following a brutal Leg 3. “It’s a real boost, and it gives us confidence,” ...

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Vestas 11th Hour Racing involved in fatal collision in final stages of Volvo Ocean Race Leg 4

Vestas 11th Hour Racing involved in fatal collision in final stages of Volvo Ocean Race Leg 4 http://ift.tt/2mWVEfj In the final stages of Leg 4 of the Volvo Ocean Race, Vestas 11th Hour Racing was involved in a serious collision with a fishing boat, which resulted in the death of a member of the fishing vessel crew.Leg 4, Melbourne to Hong Kong, start. Photo by Ainhoa Sanchez/Volvo Ocean Race. 02 January, 2018.In the final stages of Leg 4 of the Volvo Ocean Race last night, Vestas 11th Hour Racing was involved in a serious collision 30 miles south-east of Hong Kong on ...

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