Vladimir Liubomirov’s Bronenosec Sailing Team prevailed today at the conclusion of the 2015 RC44 Match Racing Championship held on the idyllic waters of Virgin Gorda’s North Sound in the British Virgin Islands.
Bronenosec Sailing Team started the day with a two-point advantage over Torbjörn Törnqvist’s Artemis Racing in second, and, alongside Igor Lah’s Team CEEREF, was the top scoring boat today. She dropped just one match, in flight five, to Team Aqua. Liubomirov’s team ended the day four points clear of Team Aqua, which ultimately took second in the 2015 Match Racing Championship, one point ahead of Artemis Racing.
The final of the 1st Boom Bap Wear Match Series is happening in the next weekend, in Porto, with 10 all stars teams fighting for the win and the prize Money of 2.500€!
The circuit is composed by 3 qualifying series, that allow the top 2 team of each series to qualify for the final, and a final. For the final, 4 other teams are invited and given the chance to fight for the overall win. After 3 qualifying series and some great regattas, the 2015 circuit is coming to an end and, with its return guaranteed for 2016 a whole new bunch of news and innovation will be announced.
World Match Racing Tour sets out new safety standards with licensing clinics
London, UK (12th November 2015): In a ground breaking step, each and every crewman competing on the 2016 World Match Racing Tour (WMRT), including World Championship Events and World Tour Events, will be required to obtain an official M32 Match Racing Licence.
Burriana acoge este fin de semana el V Open Match Race
Las aguas de la localidad castellonense vuelven a acoger la modalidad de la America’s Cup de vela de la mano de Escoles de la Mar de la Generalitat Valenciana y Burriananova
Burriana, 23 de octubre de 2015.- Con la promoción de la vela ligera en su aspecto más técnico como objetivo, Burriana acoge por quinto año consecutivo el Open Match Race Escoles de la Mar de la Generalitat Valenciana – Marina Burriananova, una competición que contará con seis equipos enfrentándose a bordo de barcos idénticos y en el mismo formato que la espectacular America’s Cup.
HAMILTON, Bermuda (11th October 2015): Adam Minoprio is a past ISAF Match Racing World Champion on the 2009 World Match Racing Tour but hasn’t sailed a regatta this year. Today he made an emphatic statement on his return to the helm.
CANFIELD LEADS FOUR INTO SEMI FINALS AT ARGO GROUP GOLD CUP
Hamilton, Bermuda (10th October 2015): The Semi Finals of the $100,000 Argo Group Gold Cup features a past World Match Racing Tour champion, a two-time runner-up, a 12-time entrant and a young gun aiming to upset the balance.
SWINTON, STEELE INTO QUARTER FINALS AT ARGO GROUP GOLD CUP
HAMILTON, Bermuda (9 October 2015): Keith Swinton’s Black Swan Racing from Australia and Chris Steele’s 36 Below Racing from New Zealand have advanced to the Quarter Finals at the 67th annual Argo Group Gold Cup, the penultimate event on the 2015 World Match Racing Tour.
HAMILTON, Bermuda (8th October 2015): With six of the eight Quarter Finalists set at the $100,000 Argo Group Gold Cup, the penultimate event of the 2015 World Match Racing Tour, all eyes are on the Repechage to see which two crews will join the action slated for Saturday.