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A Class A Finish

A Class A Finish

Cuauhtemoc (Mexico) was the first vessel to cross the finish line this morning....

Cuauhtemoc Speeding Towards Finish Line

Cuauhtemoc Speeding Towards Finish Line

Cuauhtemoc (Mexico) is expected to be the first vessel to cross the finish line tonight followed by Alexander Von Humboldt II (Germany), which is 30 miles behind and Fryderyk Chopin (Poland), a further 10 miles behind her....

Germany in Lead Race Place

Germany in Lead Race Place

Cuauthemoc (Mexico) remains ahead of the fleet as she approaches the course waypoint west of the Isles of Scilly with 161 miles to go but Alexander Von Humbolt II (Germany) has now taken the lead from her on corrected time and lies in first place. ...

Exhilarating Sailing and Close Fought Battles

Exhilarating Sailing and Close Fought Battles

The Class A ships and others that started yesterday have continued to make very fast progress in the very strong south westerly winds that have provided them with some very exhilarating sailing....

Follow the Final Leg to Dublin

Follow the Final Leg to Dublin

Despite a twenty four hour delay due to weather conditions, leg four of The Tall Ships Races 2012 is now underway....

Race start to Dublin confirmed

Race start to Dublin confirmed

The Tall Ships Races 2012 race start from A Coruña to Dublin has now been confirmed as 19:00 (local time) today (Tuesday 14 August)....

Fantastic A Coruña Parade of Sail

Fantastic A Coruña Parade of Sail

Dolphins were spotted in the bay as the Tall Ships were leaving for the Parade of Sail today ...

Race Start Postponed at A Coruña

Race Start Postponed at A Coruña

In view of the weather forecast the Race Committee for The Tall Ships Races 2012 has decided to postpone the race start planned at A Coruña today (19:00 local time, Monday 10 August), by 24 hours....

Rough Seas and Fast Finish Predicted

Rough Seas and Fast Finish Predicted

Near gale wind conditions and an exciting fast finish were the early predictions given today (Sunday 10 August) for the final leg of the Tall Ships Races 2012....

A Coruña Celebrates Tall Ships

A Coruña Celebrates Tall Ships

Spain and sailors from thirty countries had a lot to celebrate in A Coruña today (Saturday 11 August)....