05 November 2011

Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012 - How to follow the race



Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012 - follow the race here
The six-teams now face the challenge of leg 1 to Cape Town, South Africa. Watch the Live Pre-coverage starting at 3 AM ET (US)/ 8 AM Local Time/ Alicante Time --Saturday, November 5, 2011, for the start of the first leg live coverage.  (You can also use the VOR Live” Tab above).

Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012 | How to follow the race
The Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 app can be downloaded free from: ... For in-port racing and leg starts, the Volvo Ocean Race team will be sending up to the minute reports to our .... Volvo Ocean Race Legends Regatta: Fisher; Paykel. ...
www.volvooceanrace.com/en/How-to-follow-the.../news.html

Volvo Ocean Race riding out economic storm
Reuters
Perched on a giant red cushion on top of the "Puma Quad", a box-like structure showcasing the Germany-based firm, chief executive Franz Koch explains that the Volvo Ocean Race is a key weapon in their push into sailing apparel. ...
Volvo Ocean Race 2011/12: L'Esprit d'Equipe clinches victory in first Legends ...
Telegraph.co.uk
... Regatta reached a fitting conclusion with 1985-86 winner L'Esprit d'Equipe clinching victory by just 21 seconds in a race featuring 16 boats from the first 10 editions of the Whitbread/Volvo Ocean Race. Sixteen Legends boats enjoyed perfect sailing ...
Australian sailors prepare for Sailing World Cup on home waters
YACHTe.com.au
Men's 470 crew, Mathew Belcher and Malcolm Page are aiming for their fourth straight Sail Melbourne victory as they begin their campaign for a third ISAF Sailing World Cup crown. “Sail Melbourne will be our first regatta since the Olympic Test Event in ...
Sailing race boosts Hampton economy
Daily Press
By David Macaulay, dmacaulay@dailypress.com | 757-247-7838 HAMPTON – Fort Monroe has been a place of departures in recent months as the Army has pulled out but few will be more dramatic than the departure of 62 sailing vessels from the historic citadel ...
America's Cup Racing Set for San Diego
Newport Beach Independent Newspaper
There will be great opportunities for local sailors to come down and see this sailingevent up close. There will be displays and interactive exhibits along Navy and Broadway piers, and special exhibits along adjacent Harbor Drive (many events and ...
Sailing qualifies for fall championships
Bowdoin Orient
In what has turned out to be its best season in recent history, the sailing team continued its streak of success last weekend when it qualified for two championship meets. At Harvard's Victorian Coffee Urn regatta, the women's squad finished sixth of...
America's Cup super-yacht plan passes first hurdle
San Francisco Business Times
A plan to allow super-yachts to be moored along the Embarcadero during the 2013 America's Cuphas passed an initial hurdle. The San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission, a government body charged with preserving public access to the ...
Benefits claimant caught sailing across the Atlantic
Croydon Guardian
By Hannah Williamson » A benefits claimant who said he was too sick to work is under investigation after he was caught sailing his private yacht across the Atlantic Ocean. Graham Axford from Croydon, received incapacity benefit for 15 years after ...
12th Annual CHOC Regatta This Weekend
Newport Beach Independent Newspaper
By Nancy Mellon Balboa Yacht Club and the Glass Slipper Guild this weekend will be hosting the 12th annual CHOC Regatta at the Balboa Yacht Club, benefiting Children's Hospital of Orange County. Registration for the one-design boats 20 feet and shorter ...
No plain sailing for marine life as climate warms
Environmental Expert (press release)
Direct effects of climate warming on biodiversity pose a serious conservation challenge for marine life, according to new research published today in Science. Marine life may need to relocate faster than land species as well as speed up alterations in ...
Macho Men's Regatta Returns in Clever Form
Newport Beach Independent Newspaper
As always, it takes a large team of volunteers to make racing possible, and noteworthy were Sailing Director Becky Lenhart for race management and Greg Newman and Marc Acosta for assisting with mark set. zmacho2 web Macho Men's Regatta Returns in ...
Audi aboard with Australian Sailing Team
YACHTe.com.au
The Australian Sailing Team is pleased to announce that long-time sponsor, Audi Australia, will continue to support them through until the end of 2012. Audi's support of the Australian Sailing Team stretches back to 2006 when the team was created, ...
College notes: Hope sailors finish fifth, sixth in Emma Biagoni Memorial Regatta
The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
By Steve Ungrey | The Grand Rapids Press The wind almost got in the way for the Hope sailing team, but in the end, it was a fairly successful conclusion to its fall season. The Hope sailors, which are considered a student life organization on campus, ...
Tralee Bay Sailing School Enjoy a Coke and Five Grand
Afloat
#SAILING SCHOOL – Tralee Bay Sailing School was one of the 15 winners, out of over 600 applicants, in the Island of Ireland 'Coca-Cola 125 Years Thank You Fund' awards. Tralee BaySailing School has been awarded €5000 euro to develop its Tralee Bay ...
Britain set to introduce sailing ships to counter emissions
Sail World
It's official. The days of sail may be just about to recommence. The UK's Committee on Climate Change has come out with a report that recommends 'installing supplementary power systems to make use of solar or wind power' on British ships. ...
8 sailors embark on round-the-world voyage with 'Xiamen' sailboat
What's on Xiamen
Besides, the 'Xiamen' sailboat will be the first China sailboat travelling round the geographical shape of the Earth, passing through the Roaring Forties located on 30 degrees south latitude. In particular, the sailboat will also be the first China ...
Sailing Weekend Preview, Nov. 5-6; Sailing Alum Gary Jobson's "Super Sailing ...
Maritime College Athletics
4, 2011) – The Maritime sailing team will be travelling to two events this weekend. Below is a preview for each event. The Privateers will race at Kings Point this weekend for a berth at the ICSA Sloop Nationals in San Francisco, Calif. on Nov. 18-20. ...
Around the sailing clubs, Friday, November 4, 2011
Isle of Wight County Press
The murky weather last Sunday disguised some good sailing conditions and the first Frostbite race was well attended by all the classes. Matt Smith's Falcon took an early lead but was overtaken by Paul Jennings' Hurricane by the end of the first lap. ...
Festival of Sails Notice of Race released
YACHTe.com.au
Festival of Sails Event Manager and Olympic Gold Medallist Mark Turnbull is expecting a large fleet of yachts to participate in what is Australia's largest sailing regatta, “Royal Geelong Yacht Club is again looking forward to hosting a sailing regatta ...
Go Sailing Day - top world dinghy sailor to inspire at St. Kilda
Sail World
The world's top 470 dinghy sailor and current Olympic champion Malcolm Page will make a guest media appearance (with his gold medal), this Sunday at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron, to help launch the state wide community Go Sailing Day....
SF Mayor Ed Lee urges Congress to green light America's Cup
San Francisco Examiner (blog)
With big plans already underway for San Francisco's hosting of the 34th America's Cup regatta in 2013, an important step remains in making it a done deal — approval from Congress. Mayor Ed Lee issued a statement Friday urging Washington, DC, ...
Growth of Sailing in China Sees Wealth of Interest in Phuket King's Cup
eTravelBlackboard - Asia Edition
Recognised throughout the eastern hemisphere as the premier sailing event of its kind, the Phuket King's Cup Regatta will again present a spectacular display of Asia's finest sailing talent who will compete on this most coveted international stage from ...
San Diego 1st U.S. host to America's Cup series
San Francisco Chronicle
America's Cup teams train in 45-foot catamarans near Auckland, New Zealand. Competitors will race in San Diego Bay starting Saturday. San Diego, the third stop for the 2011-12 America's Cupand only one on the West Coast, is the first US city to host ...
Impressive sailing but no new record
Namibia Economist
The Luderitz Speed Challenge, currently underway on a new channel to break the world sail record of 103km/h (55.65 kts) has seen some impressive sailing earlier in the week but none of the six challengers has yet managed to match the new target of 60 ...
Sailing seminar in New Jersey | NJ.com
By Charles Zusman/New Jersey Boating
From US Sailing... Time is running out to register and if you haven't done so yet, you are missing a great opportunity to learn and share with some of the best. This event was held last year at Balboa Yacht Club in California, and had a great ...
New Jersey Boating
Legends regatta brings balance to the bragging | Emirates Team ...
By wdouglas
With the inaugural Volvo Ocean Race Legends Regatta and Reunion having come to an end a new chapter has been opened in the Fisher & Paykel New Zealand and Steinlager 2 rivalry and it's one that Emirates Team New Zealand managing director Grant Dalton is rather ... For the modern day Volvo sailors the Legends fleet was as poignant reminder of the heritage of the race and the fact that the appeal of sailing around the world is as strong now as it was three decades ago. ...
Emirates Team New Zealand
MBA Sailing Club: Mission TOP 3 for 2012 « MBA Blogs ...
By ericeggaudin
We presented 2 crews at the Cranfield Regatta and 1 crew at the Rolex Regatta. Looking forward the 2012 campaign, this becomes really interesting. The 2013 class is progressively taking over the club. They organized sailing classes for ...
MBA Blogs @ Manchester Business School
Volvo Ocean Race Legends Regatta and Reunion - Yachts and ...
The Volvo Ocean Race Legends Regatta and Reunion came to a thrilling conclusion today with 1985-86 winner L'Espirit d'Equipe edging out Telefónica Black by just 21 seconds to clinch victory in a pursuit race featuring 16 boats. ... The UK's top performance sailing magazine, MM Digital - MM Digital Publishing ...
Latest news from Yachts and Yachting...
Enviornmental Science News - » No plain sailing for marine life as ...
By Environmental Expert (press release)
No plain sailing for marine life as climate warms. Direct effects of climate warming on biodiversity pose a serious conservation challenge for marine life, according to new research published today in Science. Marine life may need to relocate ...
Enviornmental Science News
A Wild Week of Sea Animal Encounters - Sailing Blog and Social ...
By ASA
When you learn to sail with one of our over 300 sailing schools in the United States and around the world, you automatically get a 1 year membership with our Association.... Read More · Cruising Croatia: Lightning Strikes Twice This is a ...
Sailing Blog and Social Hub from...
Sail-World.com : Volvo Ocean Race Legends - Race 2 images part 2
World Cruising · 2013 America's Cup ... 'Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012: Legends Race 2 held in 10 to 20 knots of wind.' Rick Tomlinson ©. Volvo Ocean Race Legends Regatta - Photographer Rick Tomlinson shares with us more images from ...
www.sail-world.com/USA/Volvo-Ocean-Race.../90309
 

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