17 November 2011

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French team dominates 1st day of America’s Cup World Series to grab top seed in match racing - The Washington Post: "SAN DIEGO — Energy Team of France surprised the fleet on the opening day of the third stop of the America’s Cup World Series by edging two sailing powerhouses to claim the top seed for the match racing championships. Energy Team, skippered by Yann Guichard, finished third, fifth and first in Wednesday’s three fleet races to score 24 points. Emirates Team New Zealand, the overall ACWS leader coming into the San Diego regatta, was second with 23 points, while Oracle Racing-Spithill was third with 22 points."

Volvo Ocean Race: Groupama crew give full support to Jean-Luc Nélias despite ...
Telegraph.co.uk
According to Damian Foxall, the Irish helm and trimmer, it was tough situation to deal with but was part and parcel of sailing as a team. “Navigation is not an absolute science and sometimes you don't get it right. That's part of sailing and everyone ...
Sailing through 60th celebration
Auckland stuff.co.nz
Two generations of Lidgards, John and his son Duthie, sailed Heather – restored to pristine condition – in the regatta. Three generations of the Dickson family were on the water. Patriarch Roy Dickson helmed his Stewart 34 Playbuoy, while America's Cup...
Volvo Ocean Race: equator brings fresh challenges ... for younger crew's testicles
Telegraph.co.uk
Young crew in the Volvo Ocean Race can expect to have their hair cut, their testicles sprayed and their bodies covered in rotting fish slop when they cross the equator this week. By Kate Laven In keeping with an age old ritual, sailors crossing the ...
America's Cup: Booze and Boating Unite!
SF Weekly (blog)
The organizers of the forthcoming America's Cup and Napa Valley Vintners today announced that Napa will be the "Official Wine Region of the 34th America's Cup." Those toting in foreign crap or swill from Sonoma will be keel-hauled. ...
Recreation: Naples' Schoonmaker wins prestigious sailing award
Naples Daily News
By BARBARA BOXLEITNER NAPLES — James 'Ding' Schoonmaker of Naples has received the 2011 International Sailing Federation (ISAF) Beppe Croce Trophy. The trophy honors an individual for outstanding contribution to sailing. ISAF president Göran Petersson ...
Heineken on tap for Volvo Ocean Race Galway
Galway Independent
Jerry Kirby, Volvo Ocean Race Legend pictured at The Radisson Hotel for the announcement of Volvo Ocean Race Sponsorship Pouring Rights in Galway on Friday evening. by Lorraine O'Hanlon As Galway rugby fans get set to welcome the Heineken Cup this ...
ON THE WATER: Turkey Regatta Closes Race Season
Gazette Newspapers
In the early days of regattas, ABYC conducted sailing events in conjunction with major holidays. The members would race not only on the weekend adjacent to the holiday but the very holiday itself. That meant only the Labor Day Regatta offered three ...
US Sailing Recognizes One-Design Leaders at Bay Head Yacht Club Last Saturday ...
US SAILING (press release)
These annual award categories are for Service, Leadership, Club, Regatta, and Creativity. These awards highlight role models of creative leadership in one-design sailing. Receiving John H. Gardiner, Jr. Trophy for Service award was Gene Ferguson (Lake ...
22nd Marmaris International Race Week - Another Successful Year Full of ...
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
The biggest offshore sailing event in Eastern Europe, the 22nd Marmaris International Race Week, took place in one of the most beautiful locations in the Mediterranean, the bay of Marmaris, from October 29 to November 4 2011. This year's MIRW proved to ...
Sailing gambles to make America's Cup attractive to viewers
SignOnSanDiego.com
The America's Cup was in decline by the time if first reached San Diego in 1987. Although the history of sailing's premier event dates to 1851, it wasn't until Dennis Conner became the first American skipper to lose the trophy in 1983 that the ...
Bahrain regatta gets underway
Gulf Daily News
The ceremony, held at the Bahrain Sailing Club's premises in Zallaq, was attended by representatives of the 12 countries taking part in the event as well as tournament organisers, sponsors and guests. Bahrain Maritime Sports Association (BMSA) ...
SAILING | Women's Team Solid at Atlantic Coast Championship
Georgetown University The Hoya
The first day of the regatta saw eight races completed for both the A and B divisions. After the first day of sailing, Brown led the pack with Yale close behind and Charleston and Georgetown closely contending with the leaders. ...
America's Cup World Series Brings New Generation of Sailing to San Diego, Nov ...
About - Cities & Towns
By Inigo Figuracion, About.com Guide November 16, 2011 If you only have a passing knowledge ofAmerica's Cup sailing - that it's just a bunch of rich guys racing fancy yachts - then the new precursor to the 2013 America's Cup championship in San ...
Sailing ace JJ Fetter has the eye of the wind as she now helms special events
La Jolla Light
In 1995, she was the tactician and starting helmsman for the America3 Women's America's Cup team. Nowadays, JJ is the event coordinator for SEA SD (Sailing Events Association San Diego) whose mission is to bring high-profile sailing events to town for ...
Digicel sponsors National Sailing Academy race team
Antigua Observer
Members of the National Sailing Academy race team are seen here at the docks as they await asailing lesson. (Photo courtesy Digicel) ST JOHN'S, Antigua – Digicel recently signed a three-year agreement that will see the company become a key sponsor of ...
Former sailing world champ to lead Oman Air
TheWeek.com.om
Draper has been one of the dominant forces in the light and fast 49er dinghies over the past decade and was skipper of Team Korea, which made its debut in the America's Cup in 2011. The Briton is also a multiple silver medallist in the world ...
Officials gather info for Newport race
Providence Eyewitness News
Newport was chosen to host the final leg of the America's Cup World Series in June 2012, the last of the preliminary races before the 2013 America's Cup Regatta in San Francisco. "The America's Cup races in San Diego offer Rhode Island a unique ...
RYA National Match Racing Championship Series finale preview
Sail World
With an all-male RYA National Match Racing trophy table to date, the experience of Macgregor and her crew is bound to pay dividends come the end of the regatta. Joining the party will be the RYA's Youth National Match Racing Champion James French. ...
Dunsborough sailing season opened
Busselton Dunsborough Mail
THE opening of the season was held in the new DBYC clubrooms for the first time, and patron Barry House remarked on the milestone this was in the club's 11th year. The members and distinguished guests enjoyed a lunch prepared by the house committee ...
US Youth Multihull Championship dates announced
Sail World
The regatta will utilize the F16 multihull for youth sailors and also will serve as the 2012 US Youth Multihull Championship. The Notice of Race and registration information is available online. 'Youth development in Olympic classes and potential ...
America's Cup World Series : The big men in town
BYM News (press release)
Basketball legend and ESPN commentator Bill Walton meets Ma Jian, China Team's resident basketball star. Walton, a native of San Diego, was a moderator at the opening press conference with the skippers in San Diego today. Bill Walton is a three time ...
Weird News: Sailor's voyage takes her from USA to Australia on yacht made from ...
Scottish Daily Record
YACHT skipper Jo Royle has been honoured after sailing the Pacific in a yacht made from plastic bottles. Jo, 32, and her crew sailed 8000 miles from San Francisco to Sydney in Plastiki, a boat made from 12500 recycled bottles, in a bid to raise ...
Bigger than Ben Hur!! - sailing summer - latest Sail-World newsletter
Sail World
Perth 2011 - is coming up fast from Dec 3rd around 1200 sailors from 80 nations will compete in 800 plus boats, 10 classes sailing across six courses. Really had to laugh when talking to John Longley, the Event Director this week. 11. ...
Novice sailors lived the dream to pick up and leave
Green Valley News
Quinn, 67 and a grandfather of eight, sat down at his computer only a week into retirement from a long career with a telephone company and made the decision after spotting a 37-foot Hunter sailboat in Pensacola, Fla., on the Internet. ...
Officials Prepare For America's Cup Race | WPRI.com
By By Jeremy Brown
Lincoln Chafee is sending some of his top advisers on a research trip to prepare the state for hosting next year's America's Cup World Series sailing race. ... Next year's regatta is projected to attract more than 100000 visitors to Rhode Island. ...
Top Stories | WPRI.com
America's Cup World Series San Diego resumes today | The Daily Sail
By James Boyd
The racing promises to be close; the competition has narrowed up since the last regatta in Plymouth while for fans the race course will bring the cutting-edge AC45 wing-sailed catamarans within yards of the spectator viewing area on San Diego's Broadway Pier. “I think it will be a ... We spent most of our time sailing outside, offshore [for training in the build-up to the last America's Cup], but we've spent a bit of time in the harbour." ... Volvo Ocean Race 2011 16 Nov am update. 16/ 11/ ...
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Sailing From Panama to Colombia | Latin Lounge - Volunteer Latin ...
By admin
Sailing on a charter boat is one of the best options for adventure seekers to get from Panama to Colombia. ... Charter a sailboat – 4 days, costly, adventurous and island touring. 3. Speed Boat (lanchas – fast boat) – 1-2 days, cheap, wet and ...
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volvo ocean race - SailNet Community
By gucio123456
Volvo Ocean Race: ABN AMRO TWO forced to 3rd by movistar but optimistic about In Port race @ BYM Sailing News, NewsReader, News Feeds, 0, 04-19-2006 03:17 AM. USA. Volvo Ocean Race. There will be all to play for in the In-Port race ...
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The largest high performance regatta in the world - Yachts and ...
In less than three weeks time the largest high performance sailing event conducted will take place in the one of the remotest cities on the planet. It is Perth 2011, the World Championships for ten Olympic fleets.
Latest news from Yachts and Yachting...
America's Cup World Series Kicks off in San Diego Bay | Port of San ...
By dfrost@portofsandiego.org (Dale Frost (619) 686-6461)
The San Diego leg of the America's Cup World Series is supported by Sailing Events Association San Diego, which promotes major sailboat racing events in San Diego for the benefit of the local economy. The Port of San Diego has ...
Port of San Diego
DAME awards go to UK firms | Sailing news | Yachting Monthly
Two UK firms have won prestigious DAME awards at METS, the Marine Equipment Trade Show, in Amsterdam. The DAME awards are awarded annually to the most ground-breaking new product designs across the marine industry. ...
Yachting Monthly News
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Sailing Anarchy Forums: caption contest - Sailing Anarchy Forums .... Group: Members; Posts: 3217; Joined: 11-July 05; Interests:sailing, sailing porn, porn ... For sale, one design modular racingsailboat. .... Layline 33rd America's Cup, |---- 2010 SORC Lauderdale to Key West Race, |---- 2010 A-Cat Coconut Grove Invitational, |-- Crew Pool Anarchy, |-- Caption Anarchy, |-- Photo Anarchy, Non-Sailing, |-- General Anarchy, |-- Political Anarchy, |-- FAQ Anarchy, On The Water Archives ...
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Historic Sailboat Demolished on Martha's Vineyard | BoatingLocal.com
By Tom Richardson
MVTimes.com: Petrel, a familiar sight in Martha's Vineyard waters, as well as in the East River and Caribbean, came to an ignominious end this week in Vineyard Haven, when the 70′ wooden yawl was ripped apart with heavy equipment and ...
BoatingLocal.com
Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012 | Abu Dhabi launch repair operation ...
PAUL TODD/Volvo Ocean Race Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing's yacht Azzam, ... The boat remains in the race, the toughest offshore event in sailing which will not ...
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