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Latest Sailing Race Results – Updated 27 July 2020

Latest Sailing Race Results – Updated 27 July 2020

American Magic first sail in New Zealand

The New York Yacht Club’s America’s Cup team, American Magic took to Waitemata Harbour on Monday

Olympic rings drawing sells for £169,000

An original drawing of the Olympic rings, sketched by Baron Pierre de Coubertin, sold at auction in Cannes on Sunday for £169,000

America’s Cup – Stars and Stripes bid to takeover first ETNZ boat !

It is reported by Sailing Illustrated that Stars+Stripes Team NZL has lodged a request with the America’s Cup Arbitration Panel for permssion to use the first ETNZ AC75 boat in the 36th America’s Cup

World Sailing President and Vice-Presidents election opens

World Sailing’s Election Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2020 election of the World Sailing President and Vice-Presidents

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston takes first foiling flight on Britannia

Sir Ben Ainslie and the INEOS Team UK sailors took Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, the first person to sail single-handed non-stop around the world, for his first foiling sail

Solo remote format Club Racing Championships

With the 2020 Solo class Nationals cancelled, an inaugural Solo Club Racing Championships was held

Vendée Arctique – Sprint Finish Video

Great video as Jeremie Beyou (Charal) took the Vendée Arctique win, but for Matt Sheenan the stand out performance was Sam Davies (Initiatives Coeur) best placed British competitor in fourth place

America’s Cup – Defiant back in the water in Auckland

The New York Yacht Club’s first America’s Cup AC75, Defiant, was craned into Waitemata Harbour, Auckland, on Friday

BBC Countryfile visits Chichester Harbour

The BBC Countryfile visits Chichester Harbour, the only Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the UK that’s managed by a harbour authority