27 Mar '16, 3pm

2016 #Rolex China Sea Race Ready To Kick Off

2016 #Rolex China Sea Race Ready To Kick Off

The 2016 Rolex China Sea Race (Mar 23) is ready to kick off in Hong Kong’s iconic Victoria Harbour and will finish 565-nautical-miles later in Subic Bay in the Philippines. (Photo: Kurt Arrigo / Rolex) This year marks the 28th edition of this biennial Offshore Category 1 race, run under the auspices of RORC since 1972. Organising authority Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club (RHKYC) is hosting 33 local and overseas boats at its Kellett Island base prior to the start, including entries from Australia, China, Japan, Philippines, Russia and Singapore. The fleet will gather for the start in front of RHKYC’s Kellett Island clubhouse after a demanding preparation period, during which all participants have ensured that they satisfy the World Sailing Category 1 offshore sailing requirements (with RORC prescriptions). Renowned as being a tricky race, the China Sea Race typically starts with...

Full article: http://www.asia-pacificboating.com/news/2016/03/2016-role...

Tweets

Rolex China Sea Race 2016: Black Baza takes IRC Overall

Rolex China Sea Race 2016: Black Baza takes IRC...

subicnewslink.blogspot.com 27 Mar '16, 12pm

Provisional results show Anthony Root and Steve Manning's Ker42 Black Baza coming in first in the grueling 565 nautical mi...

2016 Rolex China Sea Race: Black Baza takes IRC...

dragplus.com 28 Mar '16, 2am

2016 Rolex China Sea Race: Black Baza takes IRC Overall Alive second, Seawolf third

Around the Bay @bayracerun #ATB30K is one week ...

runningmagazine.ca 27 Mar '16, 3pm

All races take place from FirstOntario Centre (known previously as Copps Coliseum) in downtown Hamilton, which also hosts ...

Less than 72 hours until #BHASIA Briefings kick...

blackhat.com 28 Mar '16, 5am

Android-based smartphones are gaining significant advantages on its counterparts in terms of market share among users. The...

TASTY RACE: Chaotic Start + Kickin' Finish #Car...

flotrack.org 27 Mar '16, 3pm

FloSports, an innovative sports media and events company, based in Austin, Texas, is the authentic source for content and ...

@defense_news

defensenews.com 01 Apr '16, 1am

China to US: ‘Be Careful’ in South China Sea Beijing’s Defense Ministry on Thursday warned the US navy to “be careful” in ...

Pavlovian conditioning and 'correct thinking' on the South China Sea

Pavlovian conditioning and 'correct thinking' o...

straitstimes.com 31 Mar '16, 9pm

Even in scenarios short of war, I doubt that China really considers the deployment of military assets on these artificial ...

New #Rolex Cellini Time – Baselworld 2016 https...

youtube.com 27 Mar '16, 9am

The essence of a timeless classic, the new Rolex Cellini Time displays the hours, minutes and seconds as if nothing but th...

The Rolex Air-King Gets a Makeover at Baselworl...

watch-insider.com 27 Mar '16, 10pm

I belong to those who like the new Rolex Air-King . Why? It is a watch for younger people priced at only 5900 CHF includin...

Beijing sets up joint research centre on South ...

straitstimes.com 26 Mar '16, 11pm

China has established a South China Sea joint research centre in an academic-led push to support its claims in the resourc...

Rolex China Sea Race 2016 Highlights, #Sailing ...

johnthecrowd.com 09 Apr '16, 11pm

Rolex China Sea Race 2016 Video Highlights: Asia’s principal blue-water classic has retained the original Corinthian ethos...

82 foreign fishing boats left in Malaysian wate...

straitstimes.com 27 Mar '16, 3am

The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) said only 82 foreign fishing boats were seen in Malaysia's waters in the ...

Trail Sisters examine how women's races change ...

irunfar.com 30 Mar '16, 10am

As a woman, a fan of the sport in general, and someone who spends a lot of hours tracking the progress of men and women th...