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Archive for May, 2016

Yachting Australia Name Changed to Australian Sailing.

Yachting Australia Name Changed to Australian Sailing.

At a specially called General Meeting last Friday, Yachting Australia’s Member State & Territory Associations unanimously approved the change of the company’s name to Australian Sailing. The change of name embodies the most significant organisational reforms in the sport’s history which are in the final stages of delivery. Full article from Australian Sailing below: Yachting […]

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Wild winds curtail Autumn Short Handed Series

Derwent Sailing Squadron’s popular Autumn Short-Handed Series has finished with just four out of six scheduled Sunday races being sailed, and in one of those nearly half the fleet failed to finish. Wild westerlies forced the DSS to abandon the first planned race and last Sunday the westerlies blew too fiercely for safe sailing, in […]

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Matt Bugg maintains winning form in Europe

Matt Bugg maintains winning form in Europe

Hobart sailor Matt Bugg has won his second successive regatta in Europe in his lead-up to the Rio Paralympic Games, scoring an impressive victory in the Garda Trentino Olympic Week on Italy’s Lake Garda which ended early today. Bugg last week won the gold medal 2.4mR class at the Hyeres Regatta in France and has […]

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Gold to Matt Bugg in Sailing World Cup Hyéres

Gold to Matt Bugg in Sailing World Cup Hyéres

Tasmanian sailor Matt Bugg has won the gold medal in the Paralympic 2.4 Norlin One Design class at the Sailing World Cup Hyéres regatta in France, his best-ever international result. In a significant lead-up to the Rio Paralympic Games, Bugg ended the eight-race regatta early tday with a win and second place, outsailing many of […]

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