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    Olympic 49er Champions set to make their Tour debut in Copenhagen

    There isn’t much Iker Martinez hasn’t done in the sailing world, but this week will be the first time the Spanish sailing star competes on the World Match Racing Tour when he lines up against 19 other hot international teams in Copenhagen.

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    Dackhammar victorious at Copenhagen Match Race

    Three days of intense competition at the Copenhagen Match Race concluded today on the Danish capital’s Tuborg Havn. The World Sailing Grade 3 match racing event doubles as a qualifier for next week’s World Match Racing Tour Copenhagen, which kicks off on Monday. Copenhagen Match Race was the second qualifier for the main event following Bermuda Match Race in March.

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    Copenhagen set for another Canfield v Williams clash

    The bitter rivalry between Ian Williams and Taylor Canfield has been the defining story of the World Match Racing Tour in recent years.

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    CNN – The new look of the World Match Racing Tour

    Successful Swedish businessman Hakan Svensson has taken over and changed the face of the world's oldest professional sailing series, the World Match Racing Tour.

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    Record Three-Time Win for Canfield

    Long Beach, California, USA (10th April 2016): Taylor Canfield and his US One Sailing Team triumphed in the Congressional Cup, Stage Two of the World Match Racing Tour (WMRT), after five days of “unbelievable match racing” – making him the first skipper to win three Crimson Blazers back-to-back, in the 52-year history of the legendary regatta.

  • Dickson Dives into the Semi’s

    Long Beach California, USA (9th April 2016): Scott Dickson (USA), from Long Beach Yacht Club, beat the odds and booked his place in the Semi Finals of the Congressional Cup, Stage Two of the World Match Racing Tour, by knocking out on-form Kiwi Chris Steele (NZL) in a thrilling five match Quarter Final, taking the last three races back to