04 August 2011

Gary Jobson among inaugural Hall of Fame inductees



Gary Jobson among inaugural Hall of Fame inductees
Annapolis Capital
Since moving to Annapolis in the early 1980s he has crusaded to raise the profile ofsailboat racing and cruising. Jobson was the first television commentator for sailing, working as analyst for the ESPN broadcasts of the America's Cup and other major ...
Puma's 2nd foray into sailing is as sportswear partner of America's Cup
Washington Post
The first came in 2008-09, when it sponsored Puma Ocean Racing in the Volvo Ocean Race. Puma Ocean Racing returns as the only American-flagged team in the VOR, which begins in October in Alicante, Spain. Other stops in the America's Cup World Series ...
Bring on Regatta 193
The Telegram
He was already set up and selling food and drinks Tuesday afternoon before the Royal St. John's Regatta. — Photo by Keith Gosse/The Telegram Please Note: The Royal St. John's Regatta is going ahead today. With a wall of fog starting to roll in off the ...


Carlingford Sailing Club is catching them young
Dundalk Argus
THE Carlingford Sailing Club launched its 'Affordable Sailing – Optimist SailingDinghy Project' when a group of 12 young people set sail off the beach at the SailingClubhouse in their gleaming new dinghies personally built for them by members of the...
Russian Match Racers March On
International Sailing Federation
Russia's Ekaterina Skudina maintained her 100% record in the Women's Match Racing competition after another light wind day at the Weymouth and Portland InternationalRegatta, the London 2012 Olympic Test Event. Skudina won gold at Kieler-Woche and...
Wind beneath their sails: Youngsters enjoy Red Jacket Regatta
knox.VillageSoup.com
Kevin "KC" Heyniger, waterfront programs director for the Rockland Community Sailing at the Apprenticeshop, said the regatta attracted 10 teams and 50-plus sailors racing in both one-person Optimist prams and two-person 420 sloops. ...
America's Cup Permit: Not Just a Seaweed Question
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)
Last Friday I posted a quick link to a Bay Citizen story reporting that the Regional Water Quality Control Board had "refused" the America's Cup permit submitted by the Port of San Francisco and the race organizers. The reason for the refusal, ...
Atlantic Watersports Games Regatta 2011 overall
Sail World
Worse, the wind forecasts for the week were for predominantly light breezes along the coast, for the dinghy sailing and windsurfing regatta at Roadford Lake the concerns of completing any sort of series were very real indeed. ...
Sailboat Hoisted From Water After Seizure
Bernews
The sailboat which was allegedly carrying a substantial amount of drugs plus a firearm was removed from the water today. Earlier this afternoon [Aug.3] a crane arrived on the scene and hoisted the sailboat out of the water, and it was placed on a truck ...
San Francisco: Schooner gives a taste of America's Cup
Los Angeles Times (blog)
By Sonja Bjelland special to the Los Angeles Times San Francisco visitors wanting to get closer to international sailing history have a new option on loan from San Diego. In the run up to the 2013 America's Cup Finals being held in San Francisco, ...


America's Cup: Carrie Howe the only woman sailor in the ACWS
Sail World
Carrie Howe is not only the only woman in Green Comm Racing, she is also the only woman sailor taking part in the 34th America's Cup. Right after the first day of sailing, Carrie talks about her impressions, her aspirations and advice to young sailor ...
49th annual Navy Regatta sailing races are Saturday and Sunday
Corpus Christi Caller Times
By Michelle Villarreal CORPUS CHRISTI — Calling all sailors, Naval Air Station Corpus Christi plans sailing races Saturday and Sunday from the city's marina to Sunfish Beach at the base. Registration for the 49th annual Navy Regatta is at 5:30 pm ...
MLA's sailboat race a splash for young seafarers
CottageCountryNow.ca
Submitted photo MUSKOKA LAKES -- Young sailors from six regional sailing schools had the limits of their seamanship tested against high winds and waves during a sailboat racing tournament in Port Carling July 26. The 44 sailors were part of the Muskoka ...
73rd Greater Wildwood Yacht Club Regatta Races Its Way to Sunset Lake
Cape May County Herald (press release)
By Press Release 73rd Annual Greater Wildwood Yacht Club Regatta will feature over 60 sailboats racing along Sunset Lake including 420 fleets and Laser fleets Sunday, August 14. WILDWOOD – Sunset Lake in Wildwood Crest, located along New Jersey Avenue, ...
Laser Slalom : Expect spills & thrills off Crissy Field
BYM News (press release)
A talent-stacked fleet includes LaserPerformance Ambassador and Team Maclaren skipper Anna Tunnicliffe, Olympic Gold Medalist and US SAILING's 2010 Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year. Also competing is America's Cup defender Oracle Racing's Scott Ferguson ...
34th America's Cup : Green Comm Racing takes successful first sail
BYM News (press release)
Starting at 7am, the entire crew rolled the platform and wing out of the shed and by 10am they were out on the water sailing. The very light breeze made wing handling much easier and the first miles under sail very smooth. As the team started building ...
Dempsey looking for test regatta gold and nothing else
More Than The Games
That suited us better – it was more on speed and match racing. “It was all quite calm on board. We sailed the boat quite well, even in the pressured situations, so we were really pleased with how we were sailing.”
Home » Singapore Sailing Federation announces game plan for Olympic succes...
Red Sports
By Singapore Sailing Federation Sunday, July 31, 2011 — Singapore Sailing Federation (SSF) announced their recommendations of the Olympic Pathway Taskforce (OPT) following six months of review. a. Olympic success is NOT premised on junior success b. ...
Flyer reunion - search for missing crew
My Sailing
Erle Williams, who joined Flyer for the 1981-82 Race as an 18-year old looking international sailing experience, has since made his mark at every level of the sport from the America's Cup and Volvo Ocean Race, to racing maxi yachts like George David's ...
Oman Sail Extreme 40's brace for Cowes event
Oman Tribune
The sailing in Cowes is always extreme with lots of breeze and strong tides so you have to be prepared.” The event in Cowes will see the debut of the Oman Air Extreme 40 in the UK, with Volvo Ocean Race winning French yachtsman Sidney Gavignet at the ...
Sailing campaigns begin as the build-up to the Games
Dorset Echo
By Laura Kitching » DORSET'S Match Race Girls have vowed to make a comeback from three race losses on the first day of the borough's Olympic test event. The Skandia Team GBR trio of Annie Lush and Kate and Lucy Macgregor began well with a win against ...
Champlain Community Sailing Center still in need
Sail World (press release)
The Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center is still freshly recovering from their immense loss of $75000 due to the flood that began in late April, 2011, causing the center to open ten weeks behind schedule. Washington and Caledonia counties ...
USA. First ever inductees announced by National Sailing Center & Hall of Fame
BYM News (press release)
and America's Cup winning helmsman and four-time Rolex Yachtsman of the Year Ted Turner (Atlanta, Ga.). National Sailing Hall of Fame Posthumous Inductees: Transatlantic Race record setter Capt. Charles “Charlie” Barr (Marblehead, Mass. ...
Puma get on board with the America's Cup - Sports Licensing news ...
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Puma get on board with the America's CupSailing Licensing news from SportsPro Media North America.
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Sailing: Boger breezes through race around Shelter Island ...
By NewsReader
Saturday was an absolutely spectacular day for sailing. The sky was clear; the sun was shining brightly; humidity was relatively low and the weather.
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NSSA National Youth Regatta at Grafham Water Sailing Club - Yachts ...
300 competitors took part in the 49th NSSA National Youth Regatta, held at Grafham Water SailingClub last week. The event, organised by Cambridgeshire Youth Sailing on behalf of the NSSA took place in blistering sunshine and light ...
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America's Cup | America's Cup Uncovered - Episode 1
On the edge. Sailing from the inside out ... Your exclusive invitation into the 34th America's Cup;America's Cup Uncovered; A new episode every Saturday ...
www.americascup.com/americascup-uncovered-1
2011 Sperry Top-Sider Marblehead NOOD Results | Sailing World
Regatta results last updated: Sunday, July 31, 2011 2:48:51 PM CDT ... 227, Airtha, George Spiecker, piscataqua sailing association, 2-1-1-1-1-[5]- ; 6 ...
www.sailingworld.com/.../2011-sperry-top-sider-marblehead-...
Sailing in Italy, italian sailingsailing holidays in italy ...
Italy is home to some of the best sailing grounds in the Mediterranean witnessed by the large number of boats that are kept in the area.
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Nedship 101 Sailing Yacht by Andre Hoek Design — Luxury Yacht ...
The Nedship 101 sailing yacht offers a larger volume and a lighter displacement in comparison to similar sized yachts on the superyacht market.
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Varadero Valencia completes refit of Vitters sailing yacht ...
The Vitters sailing sloop MARIPOSA 3a receivied a refit at the Varadero Valencia yard. Work included the replacement of the superstructure including both ...
www.charterworld.com/.../Vitter’s-sailing-yacht-MARIPOSA-...
London 2012 Olympics: British sailors surprised as Weymouth test event's ...
Telegraph.co.uk
By Kate Laven, Sailing Correspondent Windsurfers who normally race inside Portland Harbour have been sent outside to the Nothe race course where the sea swell, chop and tides are more challenging while the 470s and women's match  racers have been put on ...

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