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Staffan Lindberg first sailor to qualify for Stena Match Cup Sweden 2012

The Virgin Islands were for once overfilled with rain as Finlands Staffan Lindberg sailed over the finish line three boats lengths ahead of the USAs Sally Barkow to win the Finals 3-1 in the Carlos Aguilar Match Race. For their win, Lindberg and his team were each awarded a distinctive

Williams wins the double

Ian Williams has added the Monsoon Cup to his third ISAF Match Racing World Champion crown after the British sailor defeated Johnie Berntsson 3-1 in the final of the World Match Racing Tour’s finale event in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia. Berntsson took third place in the final World Championship

Winner of Stena Match Cup Sweden 2011

Ian Williams and his team GAC Pindar was about half a boat behind Hansen at the last rounding windward. Hansen did some mistakes at the rounding and got 2 yellow flags and team GAC Pindar could defile down to the finishing

Meetingspot Stockholm revealed the latest news from the sailing world

As the Nordic region’s only indoor boat show during autumn, the Scandinavian Boat Show in Stockholm took off on the 9th November, Brandspot gathered an impressive line-up of sailing experts. The visitors of Meetingspot Stockholm 2011 received first hand information from some of the largest

Holmberg Predicts Match Racing Success for Berntsson

Swedish sailing legend Magnus Holmberg believes that the current crop of Swedish match racers are not only helping to bring through the next generation of Swedish Champions, but have what it takes to challenge the world’s best for the ISAF Match Racing World Championship title themselves.

Johnie Berntsson Set For Gold Cup Return

Past King Edward VII Gold Cup winner Johnie Berntsson has accepted an invitation to compete in October’s Argo Group Gold Cup, The Royal Gazette can reveal. The Swede, who triumphantly raised the oldest match racing trophy for one-design yachts in 2008, is among the first skippers to have accepted ...

Winner of Stena Match Cup Sweden 2011

Ian Williams and his team GAC Pindar was about half a boat behind Hansen at the last rounding windward. Hansen did some mistakes at the rounding and got 2 yellow flags and team GAC Pindar could defile down to the finishing line. As I told you when we first started this blog about Stena Match Cup

Flight 2 Finals

Petit: Peter Gilmour took the start but Radich came back at the first rounding. Gilmour got a penatly flag early in the race. After first rounding Radich was in lead and could safely sail into goal Big: Close fight all the way into goal. It was a really tight call, but Williams took the victory so now

Flight 1

Lot’s of people at the cliffs of Marstrand shouting when Hansen got the first match. But is first to 3 wins! OMG what a thrilling final in both matches. Gilmour took the lead over Radich in the first game after being a bit behind on the