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Race report three: strong headwinds and large seas

Race report three: strong headwinds and large seas

Strong headwinds and large seas has led to further split tactics in the fleet racing in the first leg of The Tall Ships Races 2015 from Belfast, UK to Aalesund, Norway. ...

Race report two: all vessels racing east

Race report two: all vessels racing east

Some of the vessels racing in The Tall Ships Races 2015 anchored overnight (Tuesday 7 July) or moored along quaysides in the Scottish Highlands due to the weather conditions, but no vessels have pulled out and all vessels are now racing east. ...

Race report one: fascinating split in tactics amongst captains

Race report one: fascinating split in tactics amongst captains

The Tall Ships Races 2015 Race Leg 1 from Belfast, UK to Aalesund, Norway has already developed into a fascinating split in tactics amongst the captains....

Flying start for The Tall Ships Races 2015

Flying start for The Tall Ships Races 2015

The sounds of the Tall Ships’ horns as they left Belfast were almost drowned out by the tens of thousands who gathered to shout their farewells as the fleet sailed down the Lagan yesterday (Sunday 5 July 2015) as part of the Tall Ships Parade....

Tall Ships Magic Returns to Belfast

Tall Ships Magic Returns to Belfast

A brilliant Belfast welcome to the crews of The Tall Ships Races 2015. ...

Akela (Russia) wins the Baltic Tall Ships Regatta 2015

Akela (Russia) wins the Baltic Tall Ships Regatta 2015

Class D Russian vessel Akela wins the Baltic Tall Ships Regatta 2015 - and celebrates her 30th birthday. ...

Baltic tales from Tall Ship Brabander

Baltic tales from Tall Ship Brabander

Ten lucky trainees who sailed in the Baltic Tall Ships Regatta 2015 were chosen as part of a national TV contest on Lithuanian LRT television - to race from Klaipeda, Lithuania to Szczecin, Poland....

Race report three: race finished on water

Race report three: race finished on water

The Baltic Tall Ships Regatta race from Klaipeda, Lithuania to Szczecin, Poland finished at sea yesterday evening (Wednesday 10 June) at 2200 UTC (midnight local time). ...

Race report two: first winners on the water

Race report two: first winners on the water

Akela (Russia), Lietuva (Lithuania) and Lady B (Poland) were first across the finish line this morning in the Baltic Tall Ships Regatta 2015 - making them the winners on the water. ...

Race report one: fast start before light winds

Race report one: fast start before light winds

Following yesterday’s (Tuesday 9 June) good start the winds have become light to moderate force 3 – 4 north east/east north east for the fleet of the Baltic Tall Ships Regatta 2015....