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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Teenagers Wilhelm Christensson and Aymeric Gillard take break from studies to to experience thrills of China Sea race

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 09:59pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... but this is the first time I'm taking part in this prestigious event and I can already see by the number of media and cameras out here today that it is easily the biggest and most famous offshore sailing ... done an offshore race before, this is my first time and I'm not sure what to expect. Willhelm Christensson "We have been together for a long time, sailing 29ers and now the bigger ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Hong Kong schoolboy Gillard relishing offshore challenge

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... offshore race, when family friend Cremers makes good on his pledge. Gillard is thrilled that he finally gets to fulfil his wishes. His parents - "who have alays supported me" - granted him permission right away. "This is the first time I will be participating in an offshore race and I am sure it will be a great experience," Gillard said. "I have always looked ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Zanzibar skipper Mahony has faith in 'strategy' over luck in Rolex China Sea Race defence

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:10pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... and decide which way to go," he laughed. The Humphreys 42 was among a 34-strong fleet which sailed off in the 565 nautical miles Category 1 Offshore Race to Subic Bay in the Philippines. ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - SAILING

    British sailor Andrew Taylor praises crew after his ocean rescue

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 08:47pm by NYT

    ... rescued the 10-man crew of rival movistar, which had begun leaking. In 1997, Makoto Namba, who sailed for Japan in the 1992 and 1995 America's Cup trials, was washed overboard by a large wave ...

  5. Sport - China - SAILING

    Mainland sailor dreaming on an ocean wave

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 10:02pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... never sailed in an offshore race, although it had always intrigued her. "When the opportunity arose and they were looking for sailors to take part in the Clipper Race, I put my name forward ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Ragamuffin faces Chivas Racing in first clash of the super maxis in Asia

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... between the two 90-footers. Hill, who will be on Ragamuffin, is more excited by the fact that the 2013 race will be almost a coming-of-age for Hong Kong sailing. "This is the biggest offshore ... "For Hong Kong, it is our premier offshore race, the only offshore race in Asia, which is nearly 700 miles and a category one event. It is truly a world-class race and every time it continues ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Red Kite II bid to be first to win third San Fernando race in row

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... hopes to accomplish a feat which has never been achieved in the past 18 editions of the biennial 480 nautical mile Category 1 offshore race from Hong Kong to the Philipines, but is ruing ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Facing down his fears

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... intake during offshore races and we managed to bail water out fast enough - and that the lives of the crew were paramount. "I ordered those in the cabin to grab the flares, any food and our ... was completed within 18 weeks of the time our old boat sank and we are now ready to go again. "All of us have experienced many challenges in 20 years of offshore racing - water intake, fire, ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - SAILING

    Israel among 30-strong Beneteau 40.7 fleet to compete in China Cup regatta

    Posted Oct 27th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... the passage race from Hong Kong to Shenzhen plus four more days of offshore racing in Daya Bay, Shenzhen. Apart from the Beneteau boats, other racing divisions competing are the Far East 26, the Soto ...

  10. Sport - China - SAILING

    Qingdao adventurer steered career from satellites to sailboats

    Posted Sep 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... offshore sailor in China the first Chinese sailor to have participated in the Clipper Round the World (2006) the first Olympic torchbearer to have passed the torch by sailboat (during the Qingdao ...



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