Category Archives: Sailing Blogs

Rio 100 enters the Rolex Sydney Hobart!

RIO 100, an American entry known better to locals as Zana, Konica Minolta and Lahana, is the 70th entry received for the 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race; tying in nicely with the 70th running of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s famous 628 nautical mile event. Built as a 98 footer named Zana for [...] Continue reading

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Bart’s Bash at Drummoyne Sailing Club

Check out these two cool vids from Bart’s Bash at Drummoyne Sailing Club! The beauty of this event is that it brought sailors together, young, old, experienced and brand new. Well done Drummoyne Sailing Club and thanks for sharing with us! And here is the Live Sail Die video from Wakatere Boating Club! Continue reading

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NZL Opti Worlds Team Fundraiser THIS SUNDAY!

If you are in Auckland this Sunday – head over to the Richmond Yacht Club (Westhaven) and support the future of New Zealand Yachting. The 2014 NZL Optimist Worlds Team are having a fundraising night with guest speaks and auction. All proceeds going towards the team on their journey to the Optimist worlds in  San [...] Continue reading

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ISAF Worlds: NZL Sailing Team Success

NZL Sailing Team at ISAF Worlds: Burling and Tuke finish with a win Peter Burling and Blair Tuke ended the 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander, Spain by winning the medal race in front of a massive crowd returning ashore to be presented their 49er crown which was in the bag before today’s race. [...] Continue reading

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TP52: ZENITH Royal Cup, Day 4

Winning Spirit Prevails as Quantum Racing clinch 2014 Barclays 52 SUPER SERIES title. Quantum Racing secured the 2014 Barclays 52 SUPER SERIES title today on Race 7 of the ZENITH Royal Cup Marina Ibiza regatta and on the next race they did enough to al… Continue reading

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Four Medals for the Aussies at Santander!

Four medals for Australian Sailing Team at 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships 49er & Nacra17 add two bronze to the 470M gold and Laser silver Australia won two bronze medals on the final day of the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander as racing wrapped up in the Spanish City bringing the overall [...] Continue reading

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Rio 100 – The Video

Rio 100 commissioned Live Sail Die to capture her maiden sail in Auckland.  Here is how it all played out. Looking forward to seeing her in race mode for the Maxi Challenge, Coastal Classic and then the infamous Sydney to Hobart. RIO 100 from Live Sail Die on Vimeo. Photos Post by Live Sail Die. Continue reading

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Bart’s Bash at Wakatere Boating Club

Well what a day indeed! Bart’s Bash kicked off in New Zealand at midday on Sunday 21st September with 156 sailors joining in for the biggest sailing event in the world. Live Sail Die partnered with Wakatere Boating Club to bring photos and videos from the day. We started out at 0800 hours and before [...] Continue reading

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WMRT, Chicago Match Cup: Semi Finals

Top Four Tour Teams Tackle Tomorrow [WMRT] Chicago, USA 20 Sept 2014 – The Chicago Match Cup delivered conditions today true to its moniker as the Windy City, with the four top teams on the Alpari World Match Racing Tour leader board advancing to the Semi Finals in blustery conditions. Tour-ranked No. 1 Ian Williams [...] Continue reading

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TP52: ZENITH Royal Cup, Day 3

Good Day. Bad Day. Just when it seemed like Quantum Racing had built themselves an unstoppable winning momentum in Ibiza, the 20 mile coastal race to Tagomago Island for the ZENITH Royal Cup Marina Ibiza proved a salutary reminder that risks on these c… Continue reading

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