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Pegasus Racing Wins 18ft VelamareSkiff Cup!!!!!

‘Pegasus Racing’ made this regatta their own by winning the two final races of the series yesterday afternoon (Friday). The emphatic nature of their victory was all the more remarkable for the fact that they won five of the ten races in the series. Howie and Mike, from southern California, have won the world title…

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‘Eat My Wake’

It was the moment every parent dreads. Philippe Kahn watched, crestfallen, as his son committed a transgression so grave, so obvious, that he had no choice but to administer drastic punishment.

‘SHARK ATTACK’

-SSANGYONG JJ GILTINAN 18ft SKIFF CHAMPIONSHIP 15-years-old American sailor Samuel ‘Shark’ Khan will become the youngest person ever to skipper an 18ft Skiff when he lines up on Saturday in the first heat of the JJ Giltinan (world) Championship on Sydney Harbour. ‘Shark’ will skipper ‘Pegasus Racing’ against the world’s best skiff sailors. Although new…

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Victory For Pegasus Racing at Key West Race Week 2005!

– International Melges 24 Class Association INTERNATIONAL MELGES 24 CLASS ASSOCIATION The final day of Melges 24 racing was nothing short of fantastic with Bill Hardesty at the helm for Philippe Kahn on Pegasus 575 taking home the title of Key West Race Week Melges 24 Champion! On board with Hardesty was 2004 Olympic Gold…

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Tough Love in the Kahn-test; Sherratt’s Steadfast in First

Sailing News _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) Sept. 22, 2004 Bell Mumm 30 World Championship Royal Canadian Yacht Club / Sept. 21-24, 2004 *** Photo information below *** Thursday’s weather: Wind SE 0-7 knots. Friday’s forecast: Wind S 8-10 knots. Tough Love in the Kahn-test; Sherratt’s Steadfast in…

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Shark Makes It Unsafe for Mumm 30s on the Water

Sailing News _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) Sept. 22, 2004 Bell Mumm 30 World Championship Royal Canadian Yacht Club / Sept. 21-24, 2004 *** Photo information below *** Wednesday’s weather: Wind 10-12-7 knots, SW-S. Thursday’s forecast: Wind 5-10 knots. Shark Makes It Unsafe for Mumm 30s on the…

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Father First, Son Fourth in Bell Mumm 30 Worlds Kahn-test

Sailing News _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) Sept. 21, 2004 Bell Mumm 30 World Championship Royal Canadian Yacht Club / Sept. 21-24, 2004 *** Photo information below *** Tuesday’s weather: Wind 10-14-8 knots, S-SW. Wednesday’s forecast: Wind 15 dropping to 10. Father First, Son (15) Fourth in Bell…

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Bell Joins Mumm 30s for 8th World Championship in Toronto

Sailing News _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) _/) Sept. 14, 2004 Bell Mumm 30 World Championship Royal Canadian Yacht Club / Sept. 21-24, 2004 *** Photo information below *** Bell Joins Mumm 30s for 8th World Championship in Toronto TORONTO, Canada—Take it from Nelson Stephenson, the Mumm 30s have…

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Can Kahn Plan End U.S. Medal Drought?

By Rich Roberts For the world’s only superpower, it wasn’t like splitting with Lithuania in basketball or not even qualifying in baseball – after all, we invented those sports – but what did you think of the medal count for American Olympic sailors? Is it, hey, weren’t our two medal successes wonderful? As 1992 silver…

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Big Melges line-up in Sweden

–Yachting World, August 4 2004 A total of 83 Melges 24 crews from 14 nations and three continents are making their way to Marstrand, Sweden to compete in the 2004 Melges 24 World Championship from 9-13 August. Crews from as far a field as Australia and California will join the top European teams for what…

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