19 Oct '12, 5pm

Rolex Middle Sea Race - New record for race starters expected

The 2012 Rolex Middle Sea Race, a 606-nautical mile offshore classic, commencing tomorrow Saturday 20th October, continues to entice well into its sixth decade. Event organizers the Royal Malta Yacht Club (RMYC) expect that this year’s number of race starters will surpass the record of 78 participants who took part in 2008, the 40th anniversary of the first race. It is testimony to the exceptional popularity and reputation of an event founded in 1968 and sponsored by Rolex since 2002. In excess of 80 boats are expected to grace the 33rd edition of the contest which welcomes yachts from 19 different countries and territories including Austria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Gibraltar, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Monaco, Russia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine and the United Kingdom. 'It is looking like a great Rolex Middle Sea...

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watersportnews.com 20 Oct '12, 10am

The Rolex Middle Sea Race, a 606-nautical mile offshore classic, commencing tomorrow Saturday 20 October, continues to ent...

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watersportnews.com 20 Oct '12, 9pm

Record Entry For Rolex Middle Sea Race Start sailweb.co.uk Oct. 21, 2012, 7:51 a.m. A record number of 83 entrants represe...

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rolexmiddlesearace.com 20 Oct '12, 7am

Welcome to our position tracking system for the Rolex Middle Sea Race. Please note: Due to satellite delays, some boats ma...

Rolex Middle Sea Race Valletta, Malta: Artie ta...

watersportnews.com 21 Oct '12, 3pm

The first day of the Rolex Middle Sea Race produced some champagne sailing for the 83-yacht fleet. Virtually the entire fl...

Y&Y: 33rd Rolex Middle Sea Race underway: Thousands of spectators in the Maltese capital

Y&Y: 33rd Rolex Middle Sea Race underway: Thous...

yachtsandyachting.com 20 Oct '12, 12pm

At 10:50 local time, the Saluting Battery, high up in the Maltese capital of Valetta, signalled the start of the 33rd Role...

Rolex Middle Sea Race auf Malta: Die schönsten ...

newspower.eu 19 Oct '12, 5pm

gehört zu den absoluten Klassikern unter den Segelregatten und findet in diesem Jahr bereits zum 33. Mal statt. Start und ...

Record fleet underway: A record 83 boats from 19 countries set sail today from Malta’s…

Record fleet underway: A record 83 boats from 1...

thedailysail.com 21 Oct '12, 8am

A record 83 boats from 19 countries set sail today from Malta’s Grand Harbour.on the 606 mile Rolex Middle Sea Race under ...

Rolex Middle Sea Race - Record number attacks the start

Rolex Middle Sea Race - Record number attacks t...

sail-world.com 20 Oct '12, 7pm

The 33rd Rolex Middle Sea Race is now underway with a substantial and expectant crowd witnessing a record number of 83 ent...

Weather conditions to provide fantastic start t...

maltatoday.com.mt 20 Oct '12, 8am

Tactical weather expert, Mike Broughton is a veteran on the Rolex Middle Sea Race. A previous class winner, Broughton has ...

Rolex Middle Sea Race: Jonas Diamantino’s ILC40...

watersportnews.com 20 Oct '12, 6pm

At 10:50 local time, the Saluting Battery, high up in the Maltese capital of Valetta, signalled the start of the 33rd Role...

Y&Y: 33rd Rolex Middle Sea Race day 3: Esimit Europa 2 makes a break

Y&Y: 33rd Rolex Middle Sea Race day 3: Esimit E...

yachtsandyachting.com 22 Oct '12, 8pm

This morning, Arthur Podesta, skipper of Elusive said that there will be many more twists and turns to this race and the v...

Coastal Race prior to Rolex Middle Sea Race: Results 30 yachts racing under IRC

Coastal Race prior to Rolex Middle Sea Race: Re...

rolexmiddlesearace.com 17 Oct '12, 7pm

Course: Approx. 16-mile coastal race from Marsamxett Harbour around the island of Comino with a finish outside the Royal M...

Slow going: A tactically challenging and meteorologically intriguing 33rd Rolex Middle Sea…

Slow going: A tactically challenging and meteor...

thedailysail.com 21 Oct '12, 9pm

, confirmed: “It was a very tricky first night. The smaller boats made quite a big gain at one point. Our long-term strate...

Slowest race on record: The crawling pace continues to characterise the 33rd Rolex Middle Sea…

Slowest race on record: The crawling pace conti...

thedailysail.com 22 Oct '12, 4pm

The crawling pace continues to characterise the 33rd Rolex Middle Sea Race as one of the slowest races in recent years unf...

Gascoigne Cup - Rolex Sydney Hobart Race entran...

sail-world.com 19 Oct '12, 9am

Six Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race yachts are among the fleet of up to 46 boats expected to line up tomorrow for the 104th...