day : 13/04/2011

Solent

Segeln im Solent Das geschützte Gewässer des Solent sind der Hintergrund für ein erfrischendes Segelerlebnis. Im Sommer weht eine stete Brise vom Meer und der Tidenhub liegt bei 4 Metern. Sie können überall in gut ausgestatteten Marinas anlegen. Die ganze Südküste Englands ist ein einziges Seglerparadies: exzellente Hafenanlagen und Schiffausrüster machen das Seglerleben leicht. Wenn […]

History made for two

  Unstoppable, unshakable duo Dee Caffari and Anna Corbella sailed into the record books this morning when their Owen Clarke designed IMOCA Open 60 GAES Centros Auditivos broke the finish line of the Barcelona World Race in sixth place, stopping the clock at 07.17.18hrs UTC for an elapsed time of 102 days, 19 hours, 17 […]

Second Edition a Wrap

  The Weather Gods blessed St. Barthélemy from April 5 – 9, taking care to offer more than 400 competitors from 20 nations and on 48 yachts a week of perfect Caribbean sailing during the Les Voiles de St. Barth. Dominating the conditions were trade wind breezes that ranged from 17 – 32 knots, a […]

Chinese Challenge for act 2 of Extreme Sailing Series

Alinghi crew participating in this year’s Extreme Sailing Series has travelled all the way to China with the objective of improving on their initial performance at the opening round of the circuit in Oman. For the next five days on the challenging waters of Qingdao, the Swiss team will battle it out with 10 other […]

World Match Racing Tour Promises Brands High Returns On Rated Media Value

London, UK – 12 April 2011: The latest media evaluation report from the 2010 World Match Racing Tour makes for an enticing read for brand managers – the external audit by REPUCOM using their media evaluation model to determine a media equivalency based on similar advertising or CPT rates applied to the actual viewing audience […]

Caffari and Corbella on the verge of history, ready to finish sixth in the Barcelona World Race.

  A slow night passing the latitudes of the Balearics, the transitional sticking point that has hampered nearly all of the five Barcelona World Race teams which have already finished, gave way to a fine last full day of racing today for Dee Caffari and Anna Corbella before they make history, expected now early morning […]

Telefonica return to the Volvo Ocean Race to the Worlds most important offshore regatta

Madrid, 12th April 2011.- Telefónica is back for the third consecutive edition to take part in the Volvo Ocean Race. The company will do so with a boat called “Telefónica” which is undergoing construction at a shipyard in Valencia, Spain. The Spanish Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 team will include a latest generation yacht and an […]