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The Junior World Champion's Boat

Thursday, 17 August 2017 21:27

What boat did Tiago Brito and Antonio Rosa use to become 2017 Junior World Champions in La Coruna?

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Snipe Challenge

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 19:20

Rio de Janeiro, July 23, 2017. The Snipe Challenge has the same format of the Star Sailors League regattas. On the first day 3 races were sailed. 16 boats advanced and sailed 2 short races. Then the top 10 of these two races qualified for the semi final. The top 5 boats of the semi final race advanced to the final race. The final race defined the champion.

1. Tiago Brito & Antonio Rosa

2. Felipe Rondina & Joao Pedro Peiter

3. Nick Pellicano Grael & Joao Pedro Moreira

4. Bruno Bethlem & Rodrigo Lins

5. Paulo da Silva Santos & Pedro Walter

... full results ...

Snipe Challenge

Sunday, 23 July 2017 07:49

Rio de Janeiro, July 22, 2017

by Nick Grael

We are having a championship here in Rio de Janeiro this weekend (22-23) in the same format as the Star Sailors League regattas, it is called Snipe Challenge.

Three races today with 8-10 knots and 33 boats. 50% of the fleet qualified for tomorrow races. Tomorrow we are having two short races and the top 10 of these two races qualify for the semi final. The top 5 boats of the semi final race qualify for the final race. The final race defines the champion. A different kind of racing that I believe is nice to participate sometimes and gather a good number of boats.

... full results ...

Taca Alberto Lineburger - Final

Sunday, 18 June 2017 08:23

Lagoa dos Esteves, Brazil, June 17, 2017

Results after 7 races (1 discard)

1. Tiago Brito & Antonio Rosa, 16

2. Felipe Linhares & Alexandre Niederauer, 16

3. Feranando Kesler & Lucas Mazin, 17

4. Alex Juk & Piero Furlan, 21

5. Adriano Santos & Christian Franzen, 22

... full results and report ...

Taca Alberto Lineburger - Day 2

Saturday, 17 June 2017 07:57

Lagoa dos Esteves, Brazil, June 16, 2017. Results after 5 races

(Photo courtesy of Veleiros do Sul)

1. Tiago Brito & Antonio Rosa, 14

2. Fernando Duca Maia & Lucas Mazin, 16

3. Felipe Linhares & Alexandre Niederauer, 20

4. Alex Juk & Piero Furlan, 22

5. Adriano Santos & Christan Franzen, 23

... full results ...

BBQ

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 18:16

From Bahia, Brazil (photo: Helio Lyra de Aquino Jr.)

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Snipe: Serious Sailing, Serious Fun

Campeonato Sudeste Brasileiro

Tuesday, 02 May 2017 07:27

Sao Paulo, April 28 - May 1, 2017

By Roberto Hackerott

Yesterday we finished the first Southeast Regional Snipe Brazilian Championship in Yacht Club Paulista - YCP, located at Guarapiranga dam, inside São Paulo metro area. This is the site where 2019 Brazilian Nationals will be held. 35 Snipes from 4 different regions joined a memorable event, including the new transitory trophy named "Bibi Juetz" a fair tribute to the most famous female Brazilian Snipe Sailor, who has just turned 80!

... full results and photos ...

Copa Paulista - 4a Etapa

Saturday, 29 April 2017 09:00

Guarapiranga, April 22-23, 2017. Report by Albertto Hackerott

22 Snipes joined 4th round of State event Copa Paulista um Guarapiranga Dam last weekend.

Shifty gusts from 8 to 25 knots required different abilities from sailors! The epic wooden snipe 12108, especially built for the Brazilian Worlds in 1959 brought wonderful and radical scenes to local people!

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SnipeDivas Dive

Friday, 28 April 2017 07:41

by Paola Prada

Last weekend was a long weekend for us, we had 3 days of regatas at the Guarapiranga Reservoir in São Paulo, the São Paulo Sailing Week 2017.

It was our first championship with our "brand new" boat, BERMUDA 12.108, yes, a extremely well preserved Lineburger snipe from the 1959 worlds.

(Photo courtesy of Douglas Moreira/FishEye Images)

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