NZ crews well placed at Olympic test regatta
Eight New Zealand crews are positioned nicely inside the top 10 after blustery fourth day conditions resulted in plenty of leaderboard movement at the Weymouth international yachting regatta in England. Most of the Kiwi crews made gains and the ...
No injuries in sailboat capsizing off N.J. | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011-08-07
Rescue crews came to the aid Saturday of a person whose sailboat capsized in waters off Sandy Hook, NJ No injuries were reported. The boat was in the Roman Shoals/Ambrose Channel area, about three miles off Sandy Hook, when it capsized. ...
National Ensign Regatta begins Saturday
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
"The Ensign is the nicest," said Foucht, who owned an early 1963 version of the classic family daysailing and racing boat for many years. "If I ever bought another sailboat, it would be an Ensign. It's stable, it sails well and has a cockpit the size ...
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AP VIDEO more>> Volvo Ocean Race veteran and Annapolis resident Dee Smith called tactics while North Sails professional Grant Spanhake served as lead trimmer aboard Flying Jenny 7, which crossed the line on the St. Mary's River at 3:30 yesterday ...
Buccaneer Yacht Club leads Knost Regatta
“It was good sailing,” Bradford said. “It was a good wind and hopefully it will continue tomorrow.” “If it's like today, we'll be OK on Sunday,” Bradford continued. “I've got a great grew and we should be okay going into (Sunday). ...
Dinghy Regatta set for Sept. 5
St. Augustine Record
The fifth annual Papa Jim Dinghy Regatta is planned Sept. 5 at Anastasia State Park. The event honoring the memory of lifelong St. Augustine sailor Jim Hartley benefits the SPARS youth sailingprograms. All ages and all classes of boats are welcome. ...
Johnny Vincent sets the Pace at Cowes Week as Team Origin are left to rue ...
A catalogue of errors cost Team Origin a win at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week yesterday, handing Johnny Vincent and his TP52 crew on Pace their first victory of the regatta. By Kate Laven After flying off the start line in a bracing 20-knot ...
Team NZ emerge leaders after first AmCup catamaran regatta
Radio New Zealand
Team New Zealand has got it's America's Cup catamaran campaign off to a good start, winning the first regatta in the build-up series in Portugal. The New Zealanders took a third place and three seconds, as well as winning the speed trial, ...
Rescuers come to aid of capsized sailboat
Cherry Hill Courier Post
SANDY HOOK — Rescue crews have come to the aid of a person whose sailboat capsized in waters off Central Jersey. Authorities said the person, whose name was not disclosed, was alone aboard the 24-foot sailboat when it overturned around 2:30 pm ...
A great French enigma
In fact, she'd rather go sailing, she tells Kaleem Aftab Audrey Tautou would like to cast herself as the reluctant superstar. After the phenomenal success of Amelie a decade ago, the world was her oyster. Hollywood scripts were landing on her agent's ...
Ian Williams and Claire Leroy lead overall International Sailing Federation's ...
Great Britain's Ian Williams and Claire Leroy from France have reached the top of overall Open and Women Match Race rankings respectively. Williams earned 11655 points in a total of eight events throughout the year, while Leroy grabbed 11249 points ...
Peter Sorensen takes on Meridien Marinas Airlie Beach Race Week
Sail World (press release)
Mooloolaba Yacht Club's Gary McCarthy winner of the Ensign Racing Beneteau regatta in Brisbane with Brilliant Pearl, Whitsunday Sailing Club's Jeffrey Brown in the modified Northshore 38 Double O Seven and Cairns Yacht Club skipper Belinda Cooper at ...
Tom in roaring Nineties
Isle of Wight County Press
The oldest sailor competing at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week, Tait, a member of Itchenor Sailing Club, is sailing an XOD – Xtravagance – with his 72-year-old wife, Carol, and couple of his regular crew. The team had a good day on Saturday, ...
Weekly insight from Dave Franks, county sports and physical activity manager
MORE than 20 organisations have joined forces in Dorset to orchestrate the smooth running of the sailing competition and associated events for the London 2012 Games. A series of working groups in the county, collectively known as the Weymouth and ...
Subic-based Selma Star C! Calibre scores five-peat at Borneo Yachting Challenge
Bucking unpredictable sailing conditions and time handicaps as defending champion, the team topped the grueling 168-nautical mile race from Miri to Kota Kinabalu. Selma Star C! Calibre captured its first crown in 2007 and continued its streak in the ...
America's Cup finally thrives without Alinghi | The Associated ...
By The Associated Press
Good weather allowed the high-tech catamarans of the America's Cup to finally make their promised flying start as a new era of the sailing classic began without two-time winner Alinghi.
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Coast Guard assists sinking sailboat in Mexican waters | Coast ...
SAN DIEGO – A Coast Guard boat crew assisted a man whose sailboat was taking on water in Mexican waters approximately 11 miles south of San Diego, Saturday night. A crew from Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team Los ...
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Extreme Sailing Series Cowes Day one Highlights – Marina Sport ...
By Marina Sport Racer Sailing Club
Extreme Sailing Series Cowes Day one Highlights. Aug07 2011 Leave a Comment Written by Marina Sport Racer Sailing Club. via youtube.com. Posted in Uncategorized. SHARE THIS Twitter Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon E-mail ...
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Weymouth and Portland International Regatta day six report | The ...
By James Boyd
Blustery winds ranging from 19-24 knots and numerous capsizes welcomed the sailors on the sixth day of sailing at the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta, the Olympic Test Event. It was the Australians that excelled throughout ...
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Finns at Weymouth and Portland International Regatta - Day 2 ...
29 Jul - 11 Aug 2012 at Weymouth & Portland Sailing Academy. Postma posts perfect score. Pieter Jan Postma (NED) dominated the Finn class on the second day of the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta 2011 with two great race wins ...
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Junior Sailing Program teaches nearly 200 kids each summer
MATTHEW POPPE (Editor's note: The sportswriter for this story, Matthew Poppe, is a junior at Wake Forest University and the sports editor for The Old Gold & Black. He is staying in Carteret County this summer while working with the ...
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2013 America's Cup ... Extreme Sailing: Battle Stations at Cowes ... Racing was called off on the opening day of the Extreme Sailing Series at Cowes because ...
Battery Resting Voltage - Page 44 of the Bareboat Cruising Made Easy book says that a fully charged rested battery will read about 13.2 volts. I was surprised by this as I...
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