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  • Shock Exit For World Champion

    Long Beach, California, USA (8th April 2016): The US Postal Service has a saying: “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” That could be the new motto of the Long Beach Yacht Club Race Committee and Congressional Cup, in Stage Two of the World Match Racing

  • Rain and Zephyrs Cut Short Day Two of Qualifying at Congressional Cup

    Long Beach, California, USA (7th April 2016): Dismal conditions on the race course forced lengthy postponements, and ultimately curtailed racing, on the second day of Qualifying at the 52nd Congressional Cup regatta, the second stage of the 2016 World Match Racing Tour. Despite rain and a light, shifty breeze, PRO Randy Smith was able to sneak in two flights, before

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    The Fur Flies at the Congressional Cup

    On the opening day of the 52nd Congressional Cup, Stage Two of the World Match Racing Tour, one-dozen of the world’s top ranked skippers scrapped on the waters off the Belmont Veterans Memorial Pier.

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    Canfield looking to press the reset button at Congressional Cup

    Taylor Canfield returns to the Congressional Cup in California in quest of a third successive victory at this prestigious event, the second of the ‘short season’ of the World Match Racing Tour.

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    Berntsson triumphs at Ficker Cup presented by Porsche

    Umpire Stephen Van Dyck – who called winning tactics for America’s Cup skipper Bill Ficker – called it some of the most impressive Ficker Cup Presented by Porsche racing he’s seen.

  • Day 6 in Fremantle