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COWES WEEK: DAY TWO ROUND-UP

A good dose of sun and wind that slowly built in strength from 8-12 knots for the early starts to gusts of more than 20 knots during the early afternoon gave...

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CLOSEST FINISH FOR ROUND 6

The third unsealed surface (USS) meeting of the IOWCC 2013 campaign was expected to be a dusty one with the weather being blistering hot all week as the...

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COWES WEEK: DAY 1 ROUND-UP

A gusty and reassuringly warm south-westerly airflow averaging 16-22 knots, provided a perfect day of racing on the opening day of Aberdeen Asset Management...

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CHANGING TIDES AT COWES WEEK

Rupert Holmes looks ahead to the tides for this year’s Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week, and takes a look at the weather and changes to the Sailing...

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BROTHER AND SISTER CONQUER TRIATHLON

Isle of Wight brother and sister Jack and Elizabeth Elton-Walters took part in the Virgin London Olympic Distance Triathlon on Sunday at the ExCel Arena in...

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PAIRS MEETING RAINED OFF

The band of rain that has swept, and continues to sweep across the Island has lead to the cancellation of tonight’s Wightlink Islander’s pairs...

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ISLAND KEEPER JOINS PREMIER LEAGUE

Former Sandown High School pupil and goalkeeper for Brading Town, Simon Moore, has this week stepped up the top of his game after signing for Cardiff City in...

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RAIN THE WINNER AT BASHLEY

Late afternoon rain caused the abandonment of Ventnor’s ECB Southern Electric Premier Division game at Bashley on Saturday. Taking first use of a decent...

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COMPETITION HEATS UP FOR ROUND 6

The sixth round of the Isle of Wight Car Club championship was held at the BAE Systems car park on earlier this month. It was a blistering hot sunny day but...

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ISLANDERS MOVE UP TO THIRD PLACE

Roared on by a healthy-sized holiday crowd, high on confidence after last Friday’s away win at Coventry and despite the problems faced with them still...

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BLISTERING HEAT NO OBSTACLE

Two Wightlink-LCM Systems Cycle Race Team Riders travelled to Portsmouth for the 11th round of the Omega Circuits on Wednesday.  Competing in the 3rd...

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CHOPPY SEAS FOR RYDE ROWERS

There was sweltering heat and choppy seas for Southsea Regatta on Saturday, the largest one day rowing regatta in the country. Clubs from two of the three...

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BUSY WEEK FOR RACE TEAM

Wightlink-LCM Systems Cycle Race Team member, James Ebdon, traveled to Liss in Hampshire to compete in an A3CRG summer time trial on Wednesday (10th July). ...

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ISLANDERS CRUISE INTO SEMI-FINALS

The Wightlink Islanders cruised into the semi-finals of this year’s National League KO Cup by brushing away the challenge of speedway’s newest...

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