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European Championships in Ireland – Update

European Championships in Ireland – Update

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

It has been a great week with some of the most challenging conditions possible. Big tidal flows, very gusty winds, with the wind swinging some days up to 80 degrees proved for some tough racing and became a matter of not how many top rests you slotted in but more keeping the bad results not […]

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Update from Benjamin Wempe

Update from Benjamin Wempe

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sneekweek 2013 Since last year’s October I didn’t sail any races due to my knee injury and surgery. I was given the go ahead by the surgeon to sail again, I sailed the ‘Sneekweek’ to get the routine again and to check how my knee would react while sailing! I almost didn’t have any pain, […]

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Rutland B14 Skiff Go Pro Mastcam Teaser

Rutland B14 Skiff Go Pro Mastcam Teaser

| August 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

                                            A great little preview from Mark on a video he is putting together for us. This features onboard footage from the NP Sailing B14 during the resent open at Rutland Water. Gybe 46 […]

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NeilPryde UK Laser Nationals – Overall Report

NeilPryde UK Laser Nationals – Overall Report

| August 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

This year’s championships were held at Paignton S.C. between the 3rd & 9th August and were sponsored by NeilPryde, Harken UK & Nutshellaw (Solicitors). The regatta combined both the National (Home Countries only) & Open Titles. This year’s international entries included three 2012 Olympians; Gustavo Lima (Portugal), Jee-min Ha (South Korea) and New Zealand’s Susannah […]

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NeilPryde B14 Worlds Event Report

NeilPryde B14 Worlds Event Report

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

In the middle of July, Allan and I traveled to the north of France to compete in the B14 World Championships. About an hour west of St.Malo is an enormous beach at the town of Plerin and one of their big sailing centers with the most incredible facilities that I have ever seen. After competing […]

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Update on Benjamin Wempe

Update on Benjamin Wempe

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Benjamin his knee is  getting better and better. After a visit to the Specialist Benjamin started with training on his bicycle and in the Gym a couple of weeks ago. Last week he run for about 15 kilometres and last weekend on Sunday he cycled for about 60 km without pain in his knee. Next […]

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Golden Dolphin Update

| July 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

For an update on the Golden Dolphin report visit: http://www.fireballsailing.org.uk/news/news_article.php?article_id=603&utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=facebook

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NeilPryde Sailing – New Team Members

NeilPryde Sailing – New Team Members

| June 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

NP sailing would like to welcome it’s two newest young sailors to the team, Megan O’Brien, previously our Laser Radial sailor, has teamed up with Lucy Yeates, to campaign the 420. The two girls were selected during their 1st event together to train along side the GBR development squad. They will be representing GBR for […]

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Update From Mark Emmett

Update From Mark Emmett

| April 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

  This weekend we had our second scheduled open of the year, which ended up being the first one as Rutland has been postponed until late summer. It was held at Stokes Bay not far from home. This was the first event in the new boat and the really good news is that we have […]

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First Topper Event – Update From Alex Hughes

First Topper Event – Update From Alex Hughes

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Alex Hughes, latest Neil Pryde sailing team member gives us an update on his results from last weekend at Datchet. Topper NS1 Datchet 13/14th  April Conditions: Windy 21-28 knots, lots of big gusts coming through, short sharp   chop, very cold, rain on Saturday. Overall position: 35th  (best under 14) Total no. of entries: 188 The […]

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