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  1. Sport - Other Sport

    Devastated Kiwis lament cup ‘choke’

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 02:01pm by Agence France-Presse in Auckland

    ... marathon regatta at Wellington’s Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club, admitted he started the day with little optimism after Oracle relentlessly hacked away at the New Zealanders’ lead for more than a week. “If you’re realistic it wasn’t a surprise, but I’m disappointed that we got so close before losing,” he said. Yacht club patrons clapped politely as Oracle finished first, then rose ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - AMERICA’S CUP

    Oracle force winners-take-all finale in America’s Cup

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 09:24am by Agencies in San Francisco

    ... Agencies in San Francisco Defending champions extend their winning streak to seven against Emirates Team New Zealand The longest America’s Cup in history will come down to two 72-foot, space-age catamarans making a final, dramatic sprint around San Franci ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - YACHTING

    Luna Rossa cruises to win over Artemis

    Posted Aug 08th 2013, 11:08am by Agence France-Presse in San Francisco

    ... Agence France-Presse in San Francisco Italy’s Luna Rossa breezed to a second straight victory over Sweden’s Artemis Racing Wednesday in the semi-finals of the Louis Vuitton Cup. Luna Rossa completed the 15.4-nautical-mile course on San Francisco Bay in a ...

  4. News - World - LUXURY

    Luxury yacht firms fear sanctions on Russia will spoil their party

    Posted Sep 26th 2014, 11:12pm by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Monaco Boat makers fear US and EU measures will mean some big customers miss Monaco show Sanctions on Russia spoil party for yacht builders The million-dollar question at this year's Monaco Yacht Show: are the Russians coming? Economic sanctions against Russia in the past months by the US and Europe have left the super-yacht industry bracing for fewer orders. Russian ...

  5. Magazines - Style - INSIDE SCOOP

    Watchmaker launches app on classic yachts

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 09:31pm by Vivian Chen

    ... The app, however, is not about watches but classic yachts. Panerai has supported yachting for a long time. Since 2005, Panerai has sponsored some of the world's top classic yachting challenges. In 2007, the watchmaker restored a Bermudian ketch Eilean Corca 1036 to compete in races. The newly-launched, aptly named Panerai Guide to Classic Yachts app introduces more than 500 ...

  6. Magazines - Style - DIVERSIONS

    Luxury brands lend their support to yacht races

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 09:31pm by Winnie Chung

    ... By evening, it's a jocular bunch that sits down to a casual dinner at Yacht Club Costa Smeralda at Virgin Gorda, the biggest of the British Virgin Islands, to regale each other ... Rainbow, which finished second in its division at this year's regatta. Beyond the world of Formula One and Nascar racing, yachting has become a popular sport for luxury lifestyle brands ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Yacht model gift to Rafael Hui was not made of real gold, graft trial hears

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:15am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Presentthat former chief secretary Rafael Hui received from a top mainland official was only gold in colour, his ex-assistant tells graft trial 'Yacht model gift not made of real gold' A "golden yacht model" that former chief secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan received from a top Guangdong official wasn't real gold, Hui's ...

  8. Plain sailing

    Posted Nov 27th 2007, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... A range of yachts and sports boats are selling fast thanks to Hong Kong's economic might, writes John Cremer All kinds of graphs and coefficients can be used to track the relative health of Hong Kong's economy, but one of the most visible and reliable of these is the number of new luxury yachts berthed at local marinas. 'It is a strong indicator and, for us, ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Yacht enables Harbour School to expand its marine science classes

    Posted May 27th 2014, 10:26am by Raymond Ma

    ... Raymond Ma life@scmp.com The purchase of a 40-foot yacht will enable Harbour School to expand its marine science classes- and turn students into seasoned sailors, writes Raymond Ma Cruiser class Students at The Harbour School are set to become the envy of children across Hong Kong, when their school completes the retrofit of an elegantly built second world war-era sailing yacht ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Missing British yacht spotted, but no sign of crew or life raft

    Posted May 24th 2014, 09:10am by Reuters

    ... Reuters A US Navy helicopter crew on Friday spotted a British yacht that went missing a week ago but found no signs of its four crew members, leaving a midnight deadline for suspending ... km off the Massachusetts coast, but they detected no sign of the crew, the US Coast Guard said in a statement. A Navy swimmer reached the 12-metre yacht, finding its cabin flooded and windows ...




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