MySail Sail Racing News - Sailing & Yachting News From Around The Web
MySail Sail Racing News - Sailing & Yachting News From Around The Web

Happy hump day!

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Sailing News from Around the Web

World-famous Vendée Globe Sailing Race Heads to Arctic Ocean

The Vandée Globe, a world-famous solo non-stop yacht race around the world, sets off on a special preparatory and qualifying event to the Arctic next week. It will be the first major yacht race to cross into the Arctic Ocean.

From High North News | Read full article.

IMOCA 60 School

The crew of 11th Hour Racing set off across the Atlantic to learn how to crew with five a radical boat designed for one, in advance of the upcoming Ocean Race.

From Sailing World | Read full article.

New 18ft Skiff Teams Wanted for 2020 – Apply Now

The Australian 18 Footers League has long had a policy of introducing new and young teams into its fleet to ensure the continued growth and quality of the club’s 85-year-old tradition of 18ft Skiff Racing on Sydney Harbour.

From Sail-World | Read full article.

Women in Sailing – Julie Hodder

Julie Hodder has been an Australian Yachtswoman for over 50 years and has competed competitively in most major Australian events, including 13 Sydney Hobart races as navigator.

From Sailing Women’s Network Podcast Series | Listen to the podcast.

MC38s Long-awaited Return to 2020 Season

Winter sailing on Sydney Harbour is often fraught with light winds and plenty of shifting potholes to catch the unsuspecting out. For the MC38s crews who returned to their season after months of COVID isolation, getting the fleet back together and completing the seven-race program was more than enough compensation for the tricky conditions.

From MySail News | Read full article.

Leading Designer, Builder and Sailor, Jim Young Passes Away at 94yrs

Noted designer and boat builder Jim Young passed away Thursday morning aged 94 years.

From Sail-World | Read full article.

$100 wine voucher for MySail members from Naked Wines (valid in Australia)

$100 wine voucher for MySail members

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