ACWS Plymouth - First training (video) above
Race Week helps sailing expand fan base
The National Sailing Center and Hall of Fame, located adjacent to Susan B. Campbell Park, lends its building and docks to CBYRA for Race Week. Lee Tawney, executive director of the NSHOF, fully supports the idea of having the regatta headquarters at ...
Unofficial Results from US SAILING's 2011 Rolex IWKC
US SAILING (press release)
Since Rolex Watch USA first presented timepieces to America's Cup defenders in 1958, the company has consistently recognized and encouraged excellence in every important arena of competitive sailing, including US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics preparation, ...
Beachgoers help save sailboat adrift near rocks
On a blustery Thursday afternoon in July, Kate Holmes was house sitting in Ten Mile Point when she looked out the window and spied an eight-metre sailboat adrift in the wind, nearing rocks. “The waves were just wild and the boat was just ricocheting ...
Williams continues fine form in World Match Race Tour
British Olympian and yacht designer Derek Clark started work Thursday as head coach for America's Cup challenger China Team ahead of the next World Series regatta which starts on 9 September in Plymouth. He will be working with new skipper, ...
Message to America's Cup: Don't steal our bay
San Francisco Chronicle
The draft environment report takes dredging as a given, and estimates the now-open basin could hold 425 sailboat slips post-Cup. All this runs counter to a 2000 agreement between the BCDC and the Port of San Francisco regarding the waterfront from ...
Youth Sailing Foundation looking for your help
VERO BEACH — The Youth Sailing Foundation of Indian River County is a 501(c)(3) corporation in the state of Florida. All of our income to initiate and continue our program projects comes from the generosity of our volunteers and supporters. ...
SF's Baywatchers Issue Warning to America's Cup
NBC Bay Area
By Chris Roberts The state agency tasked with preserving San Francisco Bay for all area residents -- not just the ones with million-dollar yachts to match their million-dollar views -- issued harsh words for the organizers of America's Cup in a recent ...
Man rescued from sailboat during Irene now sits in jail; City warns it will ...
WTKR Your NewsChannel 3
Michael Calabrese and his girlfriend took their sailboat into the waters of the Chesapeake Bay and had to be rescued when they were stranded on the boat, overwhelmed by Irene's force. While the boat still sits on Ocean View beach, Michael Calabrese, ...
Close/MS Regatta participants gear up for Sept. 10 event
After Jim's death, Windycrest renamed the regatta for him, and today his family continues to support the event. The Regatta offers us a chance to ride as crew on a sailboat or enjoy close-up viewing from an air-conditioned 50-foot houseboat. ...
LSU senior sweeps International Sailing Federation Grand Slam qualifier
LSU The Reveille
For someone who's been sailing since he was 6 years old, winning a regatta — a series of boat races — is not a surprise. Sweeping an International Sailing Federation (ISAF) Grand Slam qualifier, winning 10 of 10 races, is another story. ...
Firm supports Tanzania sailing team
The Citizen Daily
Vodacom Tanzania has dished out Sh8million to facilitate the Tanzanian sailing team's participation in the All African Games planned to start tomorrow in Maputo, Mozambique. A team of three sailors left yesterday for Maputo ready to challenge for ...
High school sailing offered at Rockland Community Sailing
Last May the team hosted the “Breakwater Blast HSS Regatta,” which involved eight teams and nearly 50 sailors racing in Rockland Harbor. High school sailing has existed since the 1930s, but has experienced considerable growth in the last 30 years. ...
Find a 'Luv' for sailing
“There's also a Trailer Yacht regatta, and the Tauranga Boys' College Teams Racing Squad will be out there training in the International 420's. “They're training for the Inter-Doms with Australia in Port Lincoln, in November. ...
Bronte Rocks Regatta this weekend
The Bronte Harbour Yacht Club will be celebrating its annual Bronte Rocks Regatta, which along with the boat races, will include parties each day and night. The regatta takes place Friday to Sunday. It is one of the largest such events on Lake Ontario ...
Smooth sailing for Coast in Clipper
Gold Coast Bulletin News
Gold Coast crossed the finishing line late last night after 19 days sailing across the Atlantic Ocean. Welcome to Yorkshire and Singapore are battling it out for second and third position. Gold Coast Australia took a route through the Cape Verde ...
RNSYS teams lead 420 division at sailing nationals
By The Chronicle Herald Teams from the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron were first and second in the 420 class going into today's final races in the Trihedral Canadian Yachting Association youth championships at St. Margaret's Sailing Club. ...
Schull a riot of colour for World Sailing event
Southern Star Newspaper
(Photo: Thomas Newman) THE seaside village of Schull was en fete on Sunday last as, in bright sunshine, locals and visitors alike turned out in huge numbers to welcome sailors from around the globe to a world sailing event. Already, the Australian team ...
Brave Hannah enjoys sailing treat
A STOURBRIDGE teenager battling cancer had chance to take part in a challenge of a lifetime sailing with the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust. Hannah Goulding, aged 16, took part in one of the Trust's four-day yacht adventures along with 23 other UK ...
NOR released for Etchells Worlds in Sydney
Regatta Director David Sturrock said this week, “It is only appropriate that Sydney and the Squadron host the worlds in 2012 as it will be the sesquicentenary year of the Yacht Squadron and this event will bring the best yachtsmen in the world to ...
See Big Boats, Jet Packs and a Classic Brigantine at the Lido Yacht Expo
The Log Newspaper
This year's Lido Yacht Expo will offer something sailing enthusiasts have long been asking for: a dedicated Sailboat Dock. Here, you can board and compare the latest in sailing vessels from top Western dealers -- and check out new layouts, ...
Sailing Weather | AppAggie
Is the weather good enough to go sailing? This is a simple app used to determine if the weather forecast is good enough for sailing. If the weather is good the app will display a sail boat icon signifying that today you should go sailing. ...
My recipe for simple living in the city. Sailing, Simplicity, and the ...
In some ways, I am sure my friends and family imagine me enjoying a pleasure cruise, sailing from place to place, sampling the local fare. In some ways, it is a pleasure cruise. It is pleasurable to sit in enshrouded in fog, admiring the smoky ...
Sailing, Simplicity, and the...
On the deck of a J: sailing Shamrock V | Classic Boat Magazine
By Dan Houston
Along with Velsheda and Endeavour, Shamrock V is one of the last remaining true Js – the dominant class of America's Cup superyachts from the most opulent era of sailing – 1930 to 1937. Built to the Universal Rule on a waterline length of 75 ... She is also the last surviving J built of wood – with composite construction of teak on steel frames and that explains why she is at Portofino – the Rolex-sponsored regatta now in its third year. Portofino is a small 'by invitation' regatta for mostly ...
Classic Boat Magazine
Intercollegiate Windsurfing Regatta! | :: US Windsurfing Association ::
Windsurfing: the ultimate sailing thrill ... 2011 ICSA WINDSURFING FALL INVITATIONAL – KONA DIVISION – PROMOTIONAL REGATTA ... The regatta will be governed by the ICSA Rules, the ISAF rules and the Kona Class Rules. ...
:: US Windsurfing Association ::
Ian Martin wins Sailboat Deliveries Champion of Champions ...
The RS Games were a rip roaring success with 525 boats and 875 competitors taking part in 9 World, European and National Championships for the adult RS classes over the 12 days at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy. ...
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New exhibition marks 40 years of harbour conservancy | Sailing ...
An exhibition is being held to celebrate 40 years of the Chichester Harbour Conservancy. It will be held at the Emsworth Museum each Saturday and Sunday in September and will catalogue the conservancy's work since its 1971 founding. ...
Yachting Monthly News
Winging It: America's Cup Racers Push the Sailboat to Its Limits ...
The new America's Cup racers push the limits of what a sailboat can do. ... The America's Cup—the Super Bowl of sailing—is unique among major competitions ...
Archived ... - Scuttlebutt: Sailing news with a North American focus
America's Cup Club hospitality venue, an unparalleled view of the sailing action shoreside ... The 18ft Skiff International Regatta saw 15 teams last week test the waters ... If getting ready to compete in the 2011-12 Volvo Ocean Race was easy, ...
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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