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Shestopalov Gears Up for Optimist World Championship

Ivan Shestopalov at the 2014 South American Championship. Photo by Juila Sestopalov. Fourteen year-old Ivan Shestopalov is already an accomplished sailor. He came into 2014 fresh off a win at the Orange Bowl Regatta then won the Optimist South and … Continue reading

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Jitterbug Wins Inaugural J/111 Euro Cup

Cornel Riklin and his boat, Jitterbug, stayed ahead of the pack to win the J/111 European Championship at Cowes Race Week, Aug. 2-5. This is a big win for Riklin. He had never finished in the top three, but after … Continue reading

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Quantum Finishes First in J88 and J70 Classes at CanAm Challenge

Quantum sails dominated the J/70 class at the CanAm Challenge last weekend, finishing with just nine points, an amazing twelve-point lead ahead of the competition. Adam Burns and his tactician, Quantum rep Marty Kullman, sailed Kraken to an indisputable victory, … Continue reading

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