Stamps on Heritage The Sea  – New Zealand 1989.

Stamps on Heritage The Sea  – New Zealand 1989.

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on the theme New Zealand Heritage -the Sea on 11 Oct 1989.

40c- Windsurfing            80c -The Sea           $1.00 -Coastal Scene.

NZ 1990 TOURISM
NEW ZEALAND 1989- HERITAGE -THE SEA

Stamps on Yachting Events  – New Zealand – Sydney Hobart Race 2019

Stamps on Yachting Events  – New Zealand – Sydney Hobart Race 2019

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on Yachting Events on 02 Feb 1987.

40c- Southern Cross Cup -Cruising Yacht Club of Australia introduced this Yacht race off Sydney’s coast from 1967 to 2001.In 2001 conducted from Sydney to Hobart (Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 628 Nautical Miles).

2019 Sydney Hobart Race -Re-introduced in 2013 as Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race and other races. The 2019 race starts on 26 Dec 2019 and it is the 75th Sydney Hobart Race. A wooden 10-metre yacht built in 1904 will be among the 164 Yachts that will take part in 2019 race and this Yacht named Katwinchar is the oldest vessel ever to take part in this race.

NZ 87 YACHTING 1
NEW ZEALAND 1987 -YACHTING EVENTS -SOUTHERN CROSS CUP(SYDNEY HOBART RACE) & ADMIRAL’S CUP.

Stamps on Yachting Events  – New Zealand 1987.

Stamps on Yachting Events  – New Zealand 1987.

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on Yachting Events on 02 Feb 1987.

40c- Southern Cross Cup -Cruising Yacht Club of Australia introduced this Yacht race off Sydney’s coast from 1967 to 2001.In 2001 conducted from Sydney to Hobart (Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 628 Nautical Miles). Re-introduced in 2013 as Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race and other races.

80c -Admiral’s Cup- International Yachting Regatta held from 1957 to 2003 at Cowes off Isle of Wight in England by Royal Ocean Yachting Club

NZ 87 YACHTING 1
NEW ZEALAND 1987 -YACHTING EVENTS -SOUTHERN CROSS CUP & ADMIRAL’S CUP.

$1.05- Kenwood’s Cup- Staged in Hawaii.

$1.30- America’s Cup- Also known as Auld Mug is a trophy awarded to the winner of races between two yacht clubs known as Defender and Challenger. 2017 winners were Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron who defeated Team Oracle of USA at Bermuda by 7-1. 2012 America’s Cup will be held in Auckland. Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (Defender) and Circolo della vela Sicilia represented by their team Luna Rosa Challenge.

NZ 87 YACHTING 2
NEW ZEALAND 1987 -YACHTING EVENTS -KENWOOD CUP & AMERICA’S CUP.

 

Stamps on Tourism – New Zealand 1987.

Stamps on Tourism – New Zealand 1987.

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on Tourism on 14 Jan 1987.

60c – Jet Boating   70c -Aircraft Flying      80c – Camper Van

NZ 87 TOURISM 1
NEW ZEALAND 1987 -TOURISM

85c – Windsurfing     $1.05- Climber        $ 1.30 – Rafting

NZ 87 TOURISM 2
NEW ZEALAND 1987 -TOURISM

 

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh – 1992 Barcelona Olympics.

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh – 1992 Barcelona Olympics.

Olympic Stamps- Bangladesh has issued 34 stamps on Summer Olympics from 1976 to 2016. Bangladesh Post Office brought out a booklet cum presentation pack containing all stamps it has issued from 1976 to 2008 Summer Olympics. The same is being listed for the Olympic Collectors.

The 1992 Summer Olympics or XXV Olympics were held in Barcelona Spain from 25 Jul to 09 Aug 1992. Bangladesh issued Block of four Se-tenant stamps on 25 Jul 1992 to commemorate the Olympics. A total of 9,356 athletes from 169 Nations participated in 25 Sports, 34 Disciplines and 257 events. King Juan Carlos I, inaugurated the Games. The unified team topped the medals tally with 45 Gold Medals.

10 Taka- Peace Doves      10 Taka – Clasped Hands   6 Taka – Hand Holding Olympic Torch   4 Taka – Rowing

BANGLADESH 1992 OLY
BANGLADESH 1992 – BARCELONA OLYMPICS

Stamps on 117th IOC Session –Singapore 2005

Stamps on 117th IOC Session –Singapore 2005

The 117th IOC Session was held in Singapore from 6-9 July 2005. Up to 5000 officials, media people came to Singapore to witness five of the world’s most glamorous and vibrant cities – Paris, New York, Moscow, London and Madrid-contend for the privilege to host 2012 Summer Olympics. The destiny and Olympic Programmes of each of 28 Olympic Sports was also on the agenda.

London won the right to host the 2012 Summer Olympics.

The 2012 Summer Olympics or XXX Olympics were held in London from 27 July to 12 Aug 2012. A total of 10,768 athletes from 204 Nations participated in 26 Sports, 39 Disciplines and 302 events. The USA topped the medals tally with 46 Gold Medals

Singapore issued a set of four stamps to commemorate the 117th IOC Session. The Stamps featured the location of five contenders for 2012 Olympics onWorld Map and Olympic sports

A FDC with four stamps is listed

SINGAPORE IOC SESSION
SINGAPORE FDC 2005 – 117TH IOC SESSION

Stamps of Russia  on 2008 Beijing Olympics –Russia 2008

Stamps of Russia  on 2008 Beijing Olympics –Russia 2008

The 2008 Summer Olympics or XXIX Olympics were held in Beijing China from 08 to 24 Aug 2008. Russia issued a Se-tenant strip of three stamps on 15 Apr 2008 to commemorate the Olympics. A total of 10,942 athletes from 204 Nations participated in 28 Sports, 41 Disciplines and 302 events. President Hu Jintao of China inaugurated the Games. China topped the medals tally with 48 Gold Medals.

The FDC with three Se-tenant stamp strip is listed. The stamps and Cancellation feature Olympic Flame and various sports.

RUSSIA 2008 OLY
RUSSIA 2008- BEIJING SUMMER OLYMPICS 2008