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Chile to Brisbane in a rowboat

Chile to Brisbane in a rowboat

August 13, 2021

In an upcoming issue we will be featuring a story about a young boatbuilder from Brisbane who is planning to become the youngest person ever to row across the Pacific Ocean – Tom Robinson. In 2022 Tom Robinson aims to become the youngest person…

Product & Industry
Game-Changing Wine Pouch Reshapes the Wine Bottle Market

Game-Changing Wine Pouch Reshapes the Wine Bottle Market

August 12, 2021

Innovative startup, Greenskin Wine has officially launched Australia’s first 100% recyclable, resealable, glassless way to enjoy premium quality wine, absolutely anywhere. Founded by avid sailor, packaging specialist and winemaker Mike Davies, Greenskin Wine is disrupting the wine packaging industry while providing…

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Garmin’s new Apollo Series amplifiers

Garmin’s new Apollo Series amplifiers

August 12, 2021

A boost for boaters with Fusion audio systems Purpose-built marine amplifier range increases power and optimises performance Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), the world’s largest1 and most innovative marine electronics manufacturer, announced the Apollo™ Series amplifiers from…

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Rolex Fastnet Race monohull line honours

Rolex Fastnet Race monohull line honours

August 12, 2021

Cherbourg, 11 August 2021– Dmitry Rybolovlev’s ClubSwan 125 Skorpios secured monohull line honours at the 49th Rolex Fastnet Race crossing the finish line in Cherbourg yesterday evening at 2015 BST. The Monegasque yacht’s elapsed time for the 695 nautical mile course was 2 days, 8…

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Davistown Putt Putt Regatta cancelled

Davistown Putt Putt Regatta cancelled

August 11, 2021

The Davistown Putt Putt Regatta Organising Committee has announced that the planned 2021 event has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 situation. This is the 2nd year that this insidious disease has caused the cancellation of the popular regatta. The regatta…

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The violin boat of Venice

The violin boat of Venice

August 11, 2021

The violin boat of Venice will serve as a stage for concerts in the lagoon The idea came to him with the outbreak of the pandemic. He wanted to create something beautiful to dedicate to his city, Venice, as a wish for a…

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Airlie Beach Race Week ready to roll

Airlie Beach Race Week ready to roll

August 10, 2021

Despite the latest lockdowns in NSW and the south east corner of Queensland, organisers at Whitsunday Sailing Club (WSC)  are looking forward to welcoming competitors and their supporters to the 33rd running of Airlie  Beach Race Week (ABRW), which starts on…

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Rolex Fastnet Race Day 2 sees impressive achievements

Rolex Fastnet Race Day 2 sees impressive achievements

August 10, 2021

Cowes, 09 August 2021 – The second day of the 49thRolex Fastnet Race served to emphasize the difference in speed potential between monohulls and mulitihulls, as the French trimaran Maxi Edmond de Rothschild finished the 695nm race in remarkable time of 1 day, 9 hours,…