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Four Star Pizza ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship

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Four Star Pizza ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship

Tricky Breeze Challenges Four Star Pizza ISAF Youth Worlds Fleet

If conditions were challenging yesterday, they were even more so on day two of the Four Star Pizza ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship in Dun Laoghaire.

A westerly to southwesterly breeze, blowing off the picturesque town on the outskirts of Dublin, was making the wind both shifty and gusty out on the water for the 343 future Olympic potentials, all under 19 years of age, who have congregated in the Emerald Isle ...

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Aitutaki regatta to become annual

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Aitutaki regatta to become annual

Aitutaki Sailing Club

Aitutaki Sailing Club successfully launched their first ever Aitutaki Sailing Challenge 2012 and after positive feedback – it will become an annual event.

The sailing regatta was held on July 7 and 9 off Ootu beach on the turquoise lagoon of Aitutaki and under bright blue skies.

Escaping the winter were sailors from Auckland’s Kohimarama Yacht Club which gave the racing a truly international flavour.

On both race days, 22 optimist boats and six lasers competed in very light to moderate ...

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Interview with Helema

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Interview with Helema Williams from the Cook Islands. Video by ISAF at the Perth 2011 ISAF Worlds.

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