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The Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron sailor, Jason Beebe, is now the 2017 Contender World Champion. Classic Aussie banter, Mark Bulka reminded him "for only six months", as the 2018 Contender Worlds is moving to the southern hemisphere in January..
Jason Beebe was continuously looking over his shoulder throughout the fourth day at the Contender Worlds in Sønderborg, Denmark. Keeping a close watch on his fellow Australian, Mark Bulka, he stretched his winning streak with a further two bullets..
Stunning day on the water for all the sailors especially Australian, Jason Beebe, who picked up a 2nd and two bullets. After racing, Sønderborg Yacht Club introduced the competitors to their party piece - Jagerbomb Train Trick...
Racing was postponed due to lack of wind at the 2017 Contender World Championship hosted by Sønderborg Yacht Club, Denmark. We took the opportunity to interview Mark Bulka, reigning World Champion. for a informative Tech Talk around his boat...
Day One of the 2017 Contender World Championship hosted by Sønderborg Yacht Club, Denmark. 107 boat start for Race One and the 2016 European Champion, Simon Mussell, started perfectly with picking up the win. But after a capsize in the second..
The 2017 Contender World Championship began with the usual boat measuring and practice race for all of the 110 competitors. Sønderborg Yacht Club is hosting the regatta and everyone seems to be in a relaxed mood prior to the start of official racing tomorrow.
David Shafft - leading German Contender sailor and film maker showcases some of the extreme Contender footage he has compiled over the last three years - stunning and very wet!
Day Two of Kiel Week - Tough sailing but great entertainment - thats what Kiel is all about.. The International Classes enjoyed varied conditions with battles between the breezes but all racing was completed..
The start of the 2017 edition of Kiel Week has kicked off with another great line up of competitors looking forward to 9 days racing on the Kiel Canal. Perfect weather for the opening day of racing as the sun shined and the wind played ball.
Wait for it - full action starts one minute but allows you to get your breath... Once again David Schafft takes his Contender GER2355 out for some extreme punishment on the Germany lakes.
The 43rd Bloody Mary (part of the GJW Direct Sailjuice Winter Series) was held at Queen Mary Sailing Club in January 2016 - the coldest time of the sailing calendar! The iconic pursuit* event is the largest UK inland dinghy race which had 275 boats..