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Host ports for The Tall Ships Races 2017 announced

Host ports for The Tall Ships Races 2017 announced

Sail Training International is delighted to announce the five ports selected to host the annual Tall Ships Races in 2017, taking place across the Baltic Sea. ...

2013 Sultan Qaboos Trophy: won by STA Finland

2013 Sultan Qaboos Trophy: won by STA Finland

The Sultan Qaboos Trophy for outstanding services to sail training for young people was presented this year to Sail Training Association Finland on the occasion of the organisation’s 40th anniversary. ...

SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta is on top of the world

SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta is on top of the world

The flag of the SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2014 reached the North Pole earlier this month. ...

Thousands say farewell to Auckland's award winning Tall Ship fleet

Thousands say farewell to Auckland's award winning Tall Ship fleet

Thousands of people turned out to say farewell to the vessels that took part in the Sydney Auckland Regatta....

Kiwi Paralympic sailor welcomes Lord Nelson to Auckland

Kiwi Paralympic sailor welcomes Lord Nelson to Auckland

British accessible Tall Ship, Lord Nelson, operated by the Jubilee Sailing Trust, received a warm welcome when she arrived in the City of Sails as part of the Auckland Tall Ships Festival today (Friday 25 October) - the final port for the Sydney Auckland Regatta, organised by Sail Training International. ...

Auckland welcomes the Tall Ships fleet this weekend

Auckland welcomes the Tall Ships fleet this weekend

Auckland welcomes the arrival of the fleet from the Sydney Auckland Regatta, organised by Sail Training International, this weekend. ...

Regatta ship blogs: Ahoy there and wake up swimming

Regatta ship blogs: Ahoy there and wake up swimming

It was dawn when we sailed through the channel on our way into the port of Opua. With the rising sun to the east and a full moon sitting just above the mountainous horizon to the west, it was the perfect beginning to a day....

Fleet arrives in paradise

Fleet arrives in paradise

The Bay of Islands must be one of the most beautiful cruising areas in world after some epic racing across the Tasman Sea....

Race report 8: Historic win for Europa

Race report 8: Historic win for Europa

The first three vessels in the Sydney Auckland Regatta have crossed the finish line in the Cavalli Islands. Dutch Bark Europa (Netherlands) crossed first followed by Tecla (Netherlands) and then Spirit of New Zealand (New Zealand). ...

Race report 7: Europa passes North Cape as Tecla closes

Race report 7: Europa passes North Cape as Tecla closes

Europa has passed both way points in the race (Cape Reinga and North Cape) and has around 50 miles to the finish line....