18 October 2011

America's Cup Healthy Ocean Project (video)


America's Cup Healthy Ocean Project


America's Cup Healthy Ocean Project to amplify need for Ocean Conservation
BYM News (press release)
From public service announcements woven into America's Cup broadcasts to visible identification on all America's Cup boats and events committed to Clean Regatta standards, ocean conservation and environmental stewardship will be pervasive throughout ...
Stony Brook's sailing team kicks off inaugural season
Stony Brook Statesman
“I love sailing and have been sailing my whole life- SBU was actually the only school I applied to without a sailing program.” It wasn't until Rachel Berger met senior Lauren Maloney, the team president, that the idea of a sailboat race team became ...
Womens Match Racing Olympic Qualifying Regatta Notice of Race
Sail World
The ISAF Grade 2 regatta, to be hosted by Key Biscayne Yacht Club (KBYC), Florida, USA from February 1-5 2012, will be the final chance for the Women's Match Racing teams to qualify their country for the London 2012 Olympic Sailing Competition. ...
Sailing: Campbell Cup, Day Two
Gazette Newspapers
"Mike Campbell was a fierce competitor," McDowell said, "and he was the one who saved our West Coast 70s and started this regatta. We all owe him a lot." The event was sponsored by North Sails, the world leader in sailmaking, and SeaTek Yachting Inc., ...
Naples celebrates hosting of America's Cup World Series
BYM News (press release)
The innovative regatta format includes a mix of speed trials, head-to-head match racing, and all-out fleet racing with 9 identical AC45s on the line. These events provide the fans the only opportunity to see all of the America's Cup competitors racing ...
CIT Sailing Team Head Off To Reclaim World Student Yachting World Cup
Afloat
Cork Institute of Technology's Sailing team depart on this Wednesday, October 19th, to represent Ireland at the 31st Student Yachting World Cup. The regatta, which takes place in Brittany from October 22nd to 30th, will see CIT compete to regain the ...
Oman Sail boats eye podium finish
Times of Oman
ALMERIA: The penultimate day of the Extreme Sailing Series Almeria was played out yesterday, with the fleet finally being blessed with strong winds they have been waiting for all week, allowing them to really push the Extreme 40's to the limit. ...
America's Cup World Series : Energy Team start of training in Quiberon
BYM News (press release)
On the programme that has been drawn up for this training course organised by Yann Guichard and Thierry Poirey (an instructor at the French National Sailing School, there will be special attention paid to circling, starts and blocking, but also about ...
Dean Barker: 'We're about winning the America's Cup'
Sail World
It's about managing a whole lot of different aspects: design, sailing team, campaign management and just getting to the start line. I still think it's the right move that we're racing in a development boat in the America's Cup...
Ant's Nest gets Class B victory
Bahamas Tribune
Like your initiation into anything, Grant said he didn't realize how difficult it was to pull off theregatta, but once they were able to get over those hurdles, he admitted that it was smooth sailing from there. "In short order, we will start ...
Row over sailing club's store plans
Lynn News
VILLAGERS are objecting to a sailing club's bid to get permanent planning permission for four storage containers. Snettisham Sailing Club has been using the four storage containers on the beach for a number of years but has applied to the borough ...
Taylor Nabs challenge victory as sailors boost hospice
Chichester Today
Perfect sailing conditions, a big turnout of spectators and some fine sailing, combined to make the tenth Nab Challenge a spectacular success. Overall winner was the yacht Marbella from the Inn-Shore Cruising Club, skippered by Mark Taylor, ...
Phuket King's Cup Regatta: the Legendary Pinnacle of Sports Sailing
eTravelBlackboard - Asia Edition
The Phuket King's Cup Regatta is now in its Quarter Centenary year, after first sailing in 1987 to celebrate His Majesty the King of Thailand's 60th birthday. Under Royal Patronage, the Phuket King's Cup Regatta is organised by the Phuket King's Cup ...
49er Olympic Campaign - Last Summer Before The Big Do!
DI-VE
Unfortunately Benji injured himself in the 8th race and we had to pull out of the regatta on the last day. An injured knee was an unfortunate end to the event, especially when we were all set up for a podium finish; however it was a great moral boost ...
Da Bruno Italian Restaurants Marbella Claims Third Place In The V Grand Prix
The Open Press (press release)
Marbella, Málaga (OPENPRESS) October 17, 2011 -- Five years in a row the Marbella Maritime Club plays host to the Platu 25 Grand Prix sailing circuit in the beautiful waters of the bay of Marbella. The Da Bruno boat came in third place in the first big ...
A GPS Takes A Man From Sailing The Ocean To Being Stuck In It
WCTI12.com
By Shumuriel Ratliff / Reporter One wrong turn on the Cape Lookout National Seashore took a 57 foot yacht named "The Motor Vessel Illusion" from riding the waves, to barely visible. Damage to the vessel was so bad, Sea Tow crews had to take it a part ...
Taking sailing by storm Cork sailmaker goes global
Irish Times
A LEADING Irish sail designer has been appointed head of one of the world's largest sailmaking firms. Sailmaker Des McWilliam (62), who is based in Crosshaven, Co Cork, is to become president of UK-Halsey, one of the top-three global companies ...
Watt Sailing Adventure: A Sparkling Day
My Sailing
Once the engine was started to motor us out of the marina and harbour and into the open water our sense of excitement grew – you never know what to expect when sailing – it's not something you can plan and control – I think that's one of the things ...
Training programme for women launched
Times of Oman
MUSCAT: Less than one week ago, Oman Sail officially launched their Women's Programme, an exciting initiative which will take sailing — and all the opportunities it can offer — into the lives of Omani women. Thirty women A been selected to join Oman...
Garmin Hamble Winter Series - Light winds and sparkling sailing
Sail World
After the first weekend's boisterous conditions, there were light winds for the second weekend with the conditions giving all classes some sparkling sailing and nail-bitingly close racing. This weekend featured the Hamble Big Boat Series on both days, ...
Regatta goes swimmingly at Broxbourne Sailing Club
Hertfordshire Mercury
Social secretary Gill Wayland said: "Broxbourne Sailing Club is a friendly club that welcomes youth sailors on a Saturday morning and offers competitive racing on Saturday afternoons from April to October, as well as Sunday sailing most of the year....
Will Tiller Qualifies For Monsoon Cup
International Sailing Federation
I want to thank the Full Metal Jacket crew for a great regatta - Harry Thurston, Jono Spurdle, Shaun Mason, Daniel Pooley and Brad Farrand. "We are all graduate's of the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron Lion Foundation Youth Training Programme. ...
Tanguy Cariou's Alinghi hits top spot on Day 4 of 2011 Extreme Sailing Series ...
bettor.com (blog)
Switzerland's Extreme 40 catamaran, Alinghi, skippered by Tanguy Cariou, has been showing excellent improvement since the second day of the 2011 Extreme Sailing Series Act 8 and the squad's hard work has paid them as the Swiss team made their way to ...
Titles retained as RYA Eric Twiname Team Racing Champions are crowned
BYM News (press release)
The Youth sailors, who were racing in Fireflies, completed an approximate 75 races while the Junior fleet, who battled it out in RS Fevas, were not far off with 65 races held on the opening day of theregatta. The overnight leaders in the Youth fleet ...
Calm waters slow sails, but Hospice of the Upstate still wins
Anderson Independent Mail
Baker first sailed at age 5, and they “stumbled upon” a Western Carolina Sailing Club open house. “We just decided, hey, let's buy a sailboat, and we did,” Baker said. In its 11th year, the regattahas raised $256000 for Hospice of the Upstate and will ...
SB3 Hat-Trick for Kennedy on Lough Ree
Afloat
Doug Smith, sailing with Killian Collins & Mary Creedon on Sacre Bleu, did very well in the breeze scoring a 2,2,4 on Sunday. The building breeze made for some great downwind action as the SB3's took off sailing hot angles. ...
Youth Regatta at Bowmoor Sailing Club - Yachts and Yachting Online
The annual Youth Regatta at Bowmoor Sailing Club was held on Saturday 15th October. Sponsorship for the event again this year was very generously provided by yoo, the property development company.
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Postcards from a Mediterranean Sailing | Star Clippers Blog
By Julie
Postcards from a Mediterranean Sailing · Julie | October 17, 2011. Photographer and write Steve Newman was on Royal Clipper from Civitavecchia (Rome) to Amalafi last week and he sent in some great photos for the blog. Check out Steve's ...
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