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Five times round the world racer, and America's Cup sailor Erle Williams (NZL), ... with a longsailing career encompassing five Round the World races, ... onboard PUMA Ocean Racing, on in the 2008/2009 Volvo Ocean Race - Leg 7 from ... www.sail-world.com/USA/Americas-Cup-sailors.../87391
Deluged by dinghies in Weymouth & Portland
For the first time, all nine RS dinghy classes are holding their regattas simultaneously at the Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy. The 12-day RS Games, which began on Monday, have more than 90 boats taking part and involves competitors of ...
Sailing into history: How the Spanish and Portuguese divided the world
By Jennifer Hunter Columnist This is a starry love story, a tale of seething jealousies and subterfuge, a political imbroglio, and religious cruelties. It sounds like Shakespeare and it could have very well been the plot of one of his plays. ...
Canandaigua Yacht Club hosts finish well in regatta
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Ensign sailors gathered to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the largest full-keel, one-design sailboatclass in the United States. Gorbold and his crew consisting of wife, Anna, and David Turnbull, compiled 66 points aboard Questar. ...
'The regatta of the century'
By BRENT STUBBS THE Grand Bahama Regatta will benefit from two more major sponsorships as Sky Bahamas and BORCO have joined forces to make sure that the return of next weekend's event will be a successful one. Yesterday, the Rev Dr Philip McPhee and ...
Local Teen Takes On the Challenges of Sailing
He enjoyed the courses so much he was able to help a group of 20 kids learn sailing at the beginner level on campus. As he learned the tactics and rules it was clear the next step was to race in a regatta. His first real regatta was as a competitor in ...
Sabot National Championships and Sabot Week Regatta
With the fun taken care of, strategic planning for the competition is being managed by Southport Yacht Club's sailing coach Shane Smith. Shane, a former sabot national champion, World Titles and Olympic contender, is also proudly recognised as the ...
Hospice Cup sailing regatta returns to Bay on Sept. 24
The Star Democrat
ANNAPOLIS - America's largest charity sailboat regatta will be held Saturday, Sept. 24, in its 30th year of racing on the Chesapeake Bay. To date, the Hospice Cup has raised more than $8 million to support hospice programs in local communities in and ...
Russia's sailing ship Pallada visits US port in San Francisco
Russia's sailing vessel Pallada will dock at the port in San Francisco on Saturday morning, a spokesperson for the Far Eastern State Technical Fishing University, the ship's owner, said. “The vessel will dock at the port in San Francisco on Saturday ...
Public should weigh in on San Francisco's America's Cup plans
San Francisco Examiner
A draft environmental impact report was released a few weeks ago by the Planning Department for the 34th America's Cup and James R. Herman Cruise Terminal and Northeast Plaza. At more than 1400 pages, it's a daunting document. ...
Smooth sailing for Gimli Yacht Club
By Jennifer Pawluk The Gimli Yacht Club has hosted several prominent national and internationalsailing events in its storied 44-year history. Founded in 1967 as a sailboat racing venue for the Pan Am Games, the club has continued to grow steadily ...
49th Annual Navy Regatta
The Regatta has teams racing from the Corpus Christi Marina to NAS Corpus Christi. Those who take part say it is a bonding experience between citizens and the military who share a love for sailing. The race is held in honor of returning war heroes and ...
America's Cup hits enviro wave
San Francisco Business Times (blog)
America's Cup officials will hold sailing's premier event in San Francisco in part so they can gain control of several city piers after the races in 2013. Now those long-term deals could become a potentially vexing issue for race planners as they ...
Farrah Hall tilts her sail for London
Before Hall had even finished showering, officials from US Sailing informed her that the outcome had been protested and the ending rewritten. A crash on the course during the last run of the regatta had left Nancy Rios of Coconut Grove, Fla., ...
Acrobatic feats on sailboat to unfurl on Olympic Peninsula
Delphine Lechifflart and Franck Rabilier, a couple from Brittany, France, who have traveled the world's seas, are now sailing down the West Coast from Vancouver, BC, to San Francisco, performing acrobatic feats on their 40-foot sloop La Loupiote — the ...
WaterFront Center Welcomes Businessses to Benefit Regatta
Oyster Bay Enterprise Pilot
The WaterFront Center will hold a Benefit Regatta on Friday, Sept. 23 at the WFC in Oyster Bay. The event includes lunch, racing, cocktails and dinner. Dave Waldo, WFC executive director said, “Leave your golf clubs in the office and experience a new ...
Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012 | Skippers applaud anti-piracy course ...
By Volvo Ocean Race
Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing Skipper Franck Cammas and the Groupama Sailing Team set sail for their 2000 mile qualifier for Yvan Zedda UK, Cowes. 11th August 2011. Skipper Mike Sanderson from New Zealand helming. Ian Roman/Volvo Ocean Race ...
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Olympic Classes sailing to air on BBC One - Yachts and Yachting Online
A one-hour programme charting the progress of Skandia Team GBR's best at the Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta in June, and the LOCOG Test Event in August will air on BBC One at 1300hrs on Saturday 20 August.
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Emirates Team New Zealand wins first America's Cup World Series ...
Emirates Team New Zealand won the first America's Cup World Series regatta with a ... New Zealand wins World Series regatta ... "It makes the sailing much more exciting. It's not a matter of 'you win the start, you win the race. ...