AWMRT Sopot, Polonia. Gran triunfo de Ian Williams


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Williams Grabs Victory in Hot and Blustery Poland

Sopot, Poland (3rd August 2014): Sopot Match Race, the latest event on the Alpari World Match Racing Tour, saw an impressive come-from-behind victory for British skipper Ian Williams’ GAC Pindar team on a day that seemed set to be sailed in light northerly winds. That was until the wind shut down, performed a 180 degree turn, and then filled in with a sudden blustery 20 knots from the south.

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AWMRT Sopot, Polonia. Día 2 de clasificación


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Canfield Shines as Team Alpari FX’s Swinton Slides Through

Sopot, Poland (1st August 2014): Defying an unpromising forecast of little wind, the organisers of Sopot Match Race, the third event on the 2014 Alpari World Match Racing Tour, were able to stay on schedule, completing the final 12 flights of Qualifying.

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AWMRT Sopot, Polonia. Día 1 de clasificación con un imbatible Taylor Canfield


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Canfield Unbeaten on Opening Day

Sopot, Poland (31st July 2014): The Alpari World Match Racing Tour’s newest event, Sopot Match Race, set sail today. 11 flights of Qualifying were sailed in a light to moderate north-westerly wind. At the close of play Alpari World Match Racing Tour champion Taylor Canfield tops the leaderboard unbeaten on 5-0, ahead of Phil Robertson’s WAKA Racing on 5-1 and local Polish legend Karol Jablonski on 4-1.

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AWMRT, Stena Match Cup Sweden. Bjorn Hansen gana por tercera vez consecutiva


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Hansen hat trick at Stena Match Cup Sweden

Marstrand, Sweden (5th July 2014): Swedish fans turned out in their thousands to cheer on defending champion, Bjorn Hansen on the way to his claiming a third consecutive victory at the Stena Match Cup Sweden final, on this occasion against Ian Williams and his GAC Pindar crew.

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AWMRT, Stena Match Cup Sweden. Final de la etapa clasificatoria con Williams y Bruni en lo más alto


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Williams on top in classic gale force Marstrand conditions

Marstrand, Sweden (3rd July 2014): Stena Match Cup Sweden is known for being one of the few events where, thanks to the boats and venue topography, sailors can race in anger inshore in gale force conditions with spinnakers. Over its 20 years this has provided some of the most action-packed match racing of all time, all visible to the spectators packing Marstrand’s natural sailing stadium.

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