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Red Bull Sailing Team announces its return to the Extreme Sailing Series™

Via Extreme Sail­ing Series Pho­tos by ©Red­Bull Sail­ing Team After secur­ing its third sea­son podi­um in the Extreme Sail­ing Series™ last year, 2017 will see Red Bull Sail­ing Team return to com­pete in the adren­aline-​fuelled Sta­di­um Racing cir­cuit, spear­headed by Aus­tri­an super­stars Roman Hagara and Hans Peter Stein­acher With a com­bin­a­tion of highly exper­i­enced sail­ors and tal­en­ted young char­gers – includ­ing a standout new­comer – the Aus­tri­an team is hungry for its first cham­pi­on­ship title. The team will have eight Acts to out-sail the world’s best in what looks to be the most…

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Tiago Monteiro - Honda Civic WTCC - Vila Real, Portugal | Photo ©JLpress Sports/JoaoLamares2017 Fia-WTCC General MotorSports 

WTCC: Interview with Tiago Monteiro

Via WTCC press team As a long-term mem­ber of the Castrol Honda World Tour­ing Car Team line-up, Portugal’s Tiago Mon­teiro, 40, is a firm con­tender for FIA World Tour­ing Car Cham­pi­on­ship hon­ours in 2017. He dis­cusses new team-mates, title rivals and the WTCC’s return to Macau. Apart from test­ing, how have you kept busy dur­ing the win­ter months? “I had some time off with my fam­ily over Christ­mas and the New Year. It was good, just enjoy­ing time with my kids and my fam­ily. After that we star­ted shak­ing down the cars, and there…

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Owen Wright Made his return to competitve surfing at the Maitland and Port Stephens Toyota Pro at Merewether Beach and won his opening Round heat. General Surf WSL 

Owen Wright Wins First Heat Back on Day 2 of Maitland and Port Stephens Toyota Pro

Via WSL/​T. Ben­nett Pho­tos ©WSL/​Bennett Mereweth­er Beach, New­castle, NSW/​AUS (Tues­day, Feb­ru­ary 21, 2017) – Round 2 of the Mait­land and Port Steph­ens Toyota Pro has been com­pleted today and it brought with it the event top seeds for the first Qual­i­fy­ing Series (QS) 6000 of the 2017 sea­son. Mereweth­er Beach served up slightly wind affected 2-foot waves for the second day of com­pet­i­tion as the Anditi Women’s Pro had another lay-day. One of the biggest talk­ing points sur­round­ing this year’s Mait­land and Port Steph­ens Toyota Pro has been the return to com­pet­it­ive…

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Araujo Competition tested Adess 03 at Estoril

Araú­jo Com­pet­i­tion received us in their pit gar­age at the racetrack of Estor­il, so we could closely mon­it­or the evol­u­tion of the first Adess 03, LMP3, racing in Europe. Although the V-V cham­pi­on­ship has been com­ing to Por­tugal for ten con­sec­ut­ive years, to end the sea­son at the Estor­il cir­cuit – race in which some Por­tuguese drivers took part in the past included in teams –a nation­al team had nev­er par­ti­cip­ated in the Por­tuguese race, nor in the whole cham­pi­on­ship. This is what makes the Araú­jo Com­pet­i­tion pro­ject a pion­eer one, lin­ing…

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Paulo Araujo | Photo ©JLpress/AraujoCompetição/RuiElias2017 General MotorSports 

Interview with Paulo Araujo: When people dare to dream, things tend to happen.

Paulo Araú­jo, from Araú­jo Com­petição, talked to JLpress about their LMP3 pro­ject to run in V de V Cham­pi­on­ship. JLpress – What can we expect from an LMP3 pro­ject in Por­tugal? PA – This is a dream that we’ve had for a few years at Araú­jo Com­pet­i­tion, to go abroad and allow Gonçalo Araú­jo to race in a cat­egory more suited to his cap­ab­il­it­ies and more demand­ing for us as a team. Our rela­tion­ship with Adess ori­gin­ated in a for­tu­it­ous con­tact, allow­ing us to com­bine the best of both worlds. JLpress – You are respons­ible for the…

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