03 September 2011

30-foot sailboat missing, last seen in Cape May before Hurricane Irene

30-foot sailboat missing, last seen in Cape May before Hurricane Irene
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
By Tomas Dinges/The Star-Ledger CAPE MAY — A sailboat named Reverie and its skipper have been reported missing after last being seen in Cape May before Hurricane Irene, according to the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard said it had limited information on ...
America's Cup spurs interest in bay cleanup
San Francisco Chronicle
The latter group, founded by David Rockefeller Jr., has partnered with US Sailing and the America's Cup to push a Clean Regattas program with 19 best practices, from reducing water bottle use to environmentally sound boat cleaning and maintenance. ...
Rugby World Cup: England players bond during sailing day in NZ harbour
By James Robertson 2/09/2011 England's World Cup stars were all hands on deck today as they took the afternoon off training for a team-bonding sailing day racing across the Waitemata Harbour on ex-America's Cup yachts. Split into two teams, ...
It's not Cowes, but it's a fun regatta!
Sidmouth Herald
The Sidmouth Regatta may not be quite Cowes or Dartmouth but for Sidmouth SailingClub it means that members have the opportunity to have some fun on the water, writes Keith Brodie. To send a link to this page to a friend, simply enter their email ...
America's Cup World Series lands in Plymouth
America's Cup sailing is coming to England, bringing many of the world's best sailors, competing on some of the most physically demanding boats in the world - the next generation, wing-sailed AC45 catamarans. Landing in one of England's most historic ...
Sailor 'lucky to be alive' after regatta capsize
Don Campbell, the chairman of the regatta's joint regatta sailing committee, praised everyone involved in the rescue – especially Mr Reed, whose family lives in Kingswear. He dived under the boat while it was upside down to try to locate the trapped ...
Sailors hope for end to dry spell
They returned three podium finishes from the World Cup series regatta in June, with Jo Aleh and Olivia Powrie first in the women's 470, Tobin second in the men's RS:X, and Andrew Murdoch second in the Laser class. There was just one medal from the ...
America's Cup Navigates Backlash From SFBCDC
Huffington Post
America's Cup — the 160-year-old international yachting race, widely considered the most presigeous in the world — is coming to San Francisco in 2013, thanks to an aggressive campaign by Oracle founder and 2010 America's Cup champion Larry Ellison. ...
Police charge four in sailboat looting
ENC Today
Four Morehead City men were arrested Tuesday after reports of looting on a sailboat beached during the hurricane.
Smooth sailing
Portage Daily Graphic
Staff photo by Angela Brown.... Two friends enjoy a beautiful day at Crescent Lake out on their kayaks. By Angela Brown, Central Plains Herald-Leader Comments on this Article. You are currently not logged in. Topic guidelines: We welcome your thoughts, ...
Tanzania to host All Africa games sailing event
Tanzania is expected to host the All African Games Sailing to be held from August 4 to 14 next year, at Msasani Beach under the supervision of Yacht Club. The Sponsor Officer, Ibrahim Kaude, said his company has been sponsoring different sports in the ...
Too Calm to Race on Lake Michigan in Canada's Cup Sailing Finals
HOLLAND, MI (WHTC News) - Conditions were too calm yesterday to begin the Canada's Cup sailing finals between Heritage and Vincere on Lake Michigan about a mile off of Holland State Park. Officials are hoping that stronger winds predicted for today ...
Challenger's Cup Regatta to celebrate 20th anniversary
Foster's Daily Democrat
Gage is still enlisting power and sailboat owners to join the fun. Each must be a minimum of 16 feet long. There is no fee to enter, and One Sky matches up crew members and boats. The "competition" which includes a seagoing scavenger hunt, ...
Britain's women's eight took bronze behind USA and Canada and, in the process ...
BBC Sport
The disappointment of the regatta so far for me is the lightweight men's four. I thought they would win the gold but the fact that they have come away with a bronze means we can't be too upset. There is no reason why they won't bounce back to form next ...
Around the sailing clubs, Friday, September 2, 2011
Isle of Wight County Press
By - Friday, September 2, 2011 LAST weekend's regatta, the penultimate of the East Wight Combined Clubs series, featured plenty of interesting action. Inshore, more than 50 boats raced over the two days, with a fairly even spread over the classes. ...
SIDMOUTH: Sidmouth Regatta 2011
View Online
By Laura Goldsbury Noy Sidmouth's sailing boats were at the ready last weekend as the annual Sidmouth Regatta took to the town for another fun packed few days. Saturday kicked off with a whole array of sailing races before the popular three-legged race ...
Lakewood Yacht Club sailors compete in San Francisco regatta
Ultimate Clear Lake
They participated in six days of sailing at the Golden Gate Bridge. Shaw finished the competition as the top US boy, and Hannah Hughes had a fifth-place finish on day four, which was the second-highest individual race finish for a US girl. ...
Challening conditions for Perth Sailing Club
Perthshire Advertiser
Dash (Albacore), S Rodger and S Gallacher; first Regatta race 1- Shusui; 2 Whooper; 3. Dash. Sunday, second regatta race 1. Shusui; 2. Mirage (Albacore), J Ferguson and O Williams; 3. Dash, S Rodger and P Dalgety; third regatta race 1. Mirage; 2. ...
Young sailors graduate from program
Greenwich Time
Photo: Frank MacEachern / CT Bianca Petate said she had never been on a sailboat before this summer. Now she can proudly call herself a sailor after completing a course designed to introduce children to sailing. Petate was one of 10 fifth-grade ...
Fall Sailing
SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Fall sailing season will begin as a club sport using the Mount Desert Island Community Sailing Center 420s. The club is open to students in eighth through 12th grades and will be meeting several days a week after school. ...
America's Cup: Top Brit signs on with China Team as Coach
Sail World
Clark (60) has a long sailing career in various guises for British sailing entities. He crewed for Phil Crebbin in the 470 at the 1976 Olympic Games in Kingston, finishing sixth after winning the third race. He was previously a coach for the British ...
Williams leads World Match Race Tour
The Independent
... tape is anything but downhill all the way. Williams has two consecutive wins under his belt, in Portugal and Sweden but he also has momentum and confidence. The whole season will still be decided at the final regatta, the Monsoon Cup, in Malaysia.
Volvo race boost for Cape Town firm
South Africa.info
Volvo has opened a sailing academy in Cape Town, which will be used to show that the city is serious about developing its youngsters. The gruelling Volvo Ocean Race, described as the Everest of Sailing, was initiated in 2001. ...
America's Cup World Series at Plymouth - Preview - Yachts and ...
America's Cup sailing is coming to England, bringing many of the world's best sailors, competing on some of the most physically demanding boats in the world - the next generation, wing-sailed AC45 catamarans.
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