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Arbitration Panel rules Late Challengers valid

The America’s Cup Arbitration Panel decision finding all three Late Entry challenges to be valid has been released today. The Challenger of Record and the Defender had already reached a settlement agreement under which the validity of the Challenges was accepted and issued a Protocol amendment allowing for the Late Entry to be paid by deferred instalments. However, despite this ...

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Poole Harbour Boat Show

Rockley Watersports, which has bases in Poole Harbour, the Midlands and France, has been announced as a brand- new partner of the Poole Harbour Boat Show (PHBS) and will be providing a host of free activities for visitors to the Boat Show. The fifth annual Poole Harbour Boat Show, in association with Sunseeker International, runs from 7th – 9th June. ...

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Uku Randmaa claims 3rd podium place in Golden Globe Race

Uku Randmaa crossed the Les Sables d’Olonne finish line to secure third place in Golden Globe Race. Thousands lined the river entrance to catch a glimpse of the 56-year-old Estonian solo circumnavigator and his boat. Waiting for him at the dock was his wife Maibi and young twins Thor and Orm, who were born shortly before his departure, together with ...

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MS Amlin Yacht Launch ‘80 Seconds with Sir Robin Knox- Johnston’ Video Series

To celebrate the 80th birthday of their Brand Ambassador Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, MS Amlin Yacht, the boat insurance specialists, have created a series of 12 videos titled “80 Seconds with Robin Knox-Johnston”, presented by another legendary round the world sailor, Dee Caffari. Watch the series trailer below now and enjoy the first episode to be launched on March 17th.   ...

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Premier Marinas Open Days: 16 – 17 March

Premier Marinas is hosting Open Days at its Chichester and Eastbourne Marinas over 16 and 17 March. These Open Days are a great opportunity to meet the  staff and get a real feel for life at a Premier marina, as the Marina Manager and the team guide you on a tour of the site and its facilities as part of ...

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HRSC Hamble Centenary Warming Pan 2019

The 2019 Hamble Warming Pan will be held on the River Hamble on 9 – 10 March. It will be the first event to celebrate the Centenary of the Hamble River Sailing Club, and it is apt, that this event goes first at a club with so much dinghy history. Hugh Welbourn writing for the club’s Centenary Brochure remembers the ...

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TYHA awards world’s best marinas for 2018/19

The Yacht Harbour Association has announced the winners of its prestigious Marina of the Year Awards. Now in its 6th year, the Awards recognise the best of over 160 Gold Anchor accredited marinas from round the world. The winning marinas are voted for by their berth holders in the Coastal, Inland, International and Superyacht categories. The Marina of the Year ...

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BHG sold to Lymington Marina

BHG Marine and Willow Marine have been sold to Lymington Marina, which will retain all staff and existing operations. The businesses were owned and run by father and son team David and Paul Martin. David, who has spent 62 years working in the marine industry, will retire, while Paul will stay on as consultant to both businesses. Paul said: “It ...

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