It’s Midnight Somewhere – Michas Wins Melges 20 Charleston Nationals

2018 Melges 20 U.S. National Champion – Jason Michas, MIDNIGHT BLUE

INTERNATIONAL MELGES 20 CLASS ASSOCIATION

22 MAY 2018

It’s Midnight Somewhere – Michas Wins Melges 20 Charleston Nationals

Charleston, South Carolina (May 22, 2018) – After three grueling days of competition and eight Championship races on Charleston Harbor, Jason Michas’ MIDNIGHT BLUE with Brian Ledbetter as tactician and Keiran Searle as crew are the new reigning Melges 20 U.S. National Champions – Event No. 6 on the Melges World League Circuit. “It was a great weekend of sailing in Charleston and my crew did an amazing job of getting the boat around the course. We are thrilled to become the new National Champions,” said Michas.

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2018 52 SUPER SERIES Opens With Big Wednesday: Ready to Rumble. Or Crumble?

52 Super Series
Act 1 – Sibenik
May 23-27th 2018
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(Tuesday 22nd May 2018, Sibenik) – Sibenik on the stunning Adriatic coast of Croatia is set to see the first points-scoring skirmish of what promises to be a long, close and hard-fought 2018 52 SUPER SERIES season that will span five regattas between now and its conclusion in September in Valencia.

 

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Finnish athlete breaks the world record of wakeboarding

Finnish wakeboarder makes a world record with a consecutive run of over 10 hours, despite falling down after 4 hours

How about attempting a world record in water sports just days after the ice has melted in the Baltic Sea? And if that wasn’t grueling enough, imagine holding on to a wakeboarding cable for over 10 consecutive hours after falling down into the icy water almost half way to a new world record. This is what happened in Finland a few weeks ago.

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Wärtsilä LNGPac passes 100th order milestone

Image caption: The Wärtsilä LNGPac has been an important enabler for LNG as a marine fuel.

The technology group Wärtsilä’s Fuel Gas Supply Systems have passed a significant milestone with the 100th order being booked. Two new shuttle tankers being built for Singapore based AET Tankers will feature Wärtsilä 34DF dual-fuel auxiliary engines running primarily on LNG fuel, and fitted with LNGPac units. This contract brought the total number of orders received for this innovative system to 100.

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Two More Maritime Registries Recognise Prevention at Sea’s Oil Record Book Software

Both the Malta and Hong Kong Maritime Registries have confirmed that they recognise and acknowledge the merits of electronic record keeping in enhancing credibility, transparency and accountability

Prevention at Sea (PaSea) is pleased to announce that two more maritime registries, Malta and Hong Kong, have recognised the merits of its oil record book software and approved its use throughout their fleets to help with the manual recording of Oil Record Book (ORB) entries.

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