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Guide to the 2012 Autumn and Winter Sailing Season

2012 Sailing Season
Fleet after the start, Gaeta in the background, 2011 Maxi Volcano Race – © Rolex / Daniel Forster

Saint Paul, MN: We’ve just wrapped up a fantastic set of racing this summer. Bayfield Race Week saw terrific weather and great competition.  Chicago-Mackinac saw 350 boats compete in the 104th running of the race. The highlight, for us though, was the fast pace set by Team Shockwave in the Newport-Bermuda, whose finish two minutes ahead of Hap Fauth’s Bella Mente doesn’t immediately indicate the excellent sailing required for the achievement that its corrected time reveals. read more »

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Guide to the 2012 Summer Sailing Season

Saint Paul, MN: Fans of big boat racing have four major events to keep track of this year – the Volvo Ocean Race, the Global Ocean Race, Newport to Bermuda, and the hotly-contested (legal and otherwise) series-racing portion of the America’s Cup with final match racing to be held September 2013 in San Francisco.

In addition to these spectacular and challenging contests, this summer is packed with a schedule of really terrific races: read more »