20 January 2012

Quantum Key West Regatta [VIDEO]

Quantum Key West Regatta: Racing resumed Today | iSAIL
By iSail iMages
Quantum Key West Regatta: Racing resumed Today. Quantum Key West Regatta . Race six gets off today under cloudy Skies awaiting results. Video Key West TV . Posted 1 minute ago by iSail iMages. Labels: Tp52 Keys Florida.Melges ...

SF America's Cup plan calls for transit boost
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)
(01-19) 13:08 PST San Francisco -- The so-called People Plan for the America's Cup calls for keeping as many cars as possible out of the city and, especially, away from the waterfront where most of the race activity will be situated. ...

Volvo Ocean Race: pressured relations between team and sponsor as Abu Dhabi ...
By Kate Laven, Abu Dhabi Both Sanya, which is a holiday destination in China, and Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates were new to sailing sponsorship at the start of the Volvo Ocean Race 2011/12 and both projects, coordinated by tourist boards, ...


Leg 3 Lookahead with Justin Chisholm -- Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12
In-house expert Justin Chisholm talks us through what we can expect in Leg 3 - illustrated by video of the 2008-2009 Volvo Ocean Race. Expect more like this to be uploaded to the Official Volvo Ocean Race YouTube Channel in the future. ...

Olympic sailing events: Volunteers needed to help out at Nothe Fort
Dorset Echo
By Martin Lea » VOLUNTEERS who sign up to help out at one of Weymouth's best-known attractions this summer will also get a front row seat at Olympic sailing events. The Nothe Fort will be closed off to the general public for a two-week period in July ...

Jacqui Gurr and Steven Thomas crowned 2012 29er National Championships
My Sailing
Gurr and Thomas were happy with their win in their first regatta together and dedicated their success to 29er sailor Tess Lloyd who sustained an injury at last week's Youth National Championships. “It was all for Tess,” Gurr said. ...

My Sailing

All Ireland Sailing Champs to be Reviewed
The All Ireland Sailing Championships are set for a revamp following an Irish Sailing Association decision to overhaul its Senior, Junior and Girls competition. The review follows comments about the system used for participation in 'Ireland's most ...

Richard Fryer suited to conditions in winter sailing series on Oulton Broad
Norwich Evening News
by David Hannant The winter sailing series on Oulton Broad continued last Sunday with weather which again would have been welcome in the summer – in fact if anything the wind was not strong enough. To send a link to this page to a friend, simply enter ...

Norwich Evening News

Storm clouds gather for sailing program
Cumberland Courier Newspapers
ALAN Clarke is used to sailing solo but the Street Mission founder recognises the future could be stormy if he can't get help. Since he started Street Mission in 1998, the charity helped hundreds of disadvantaged people as it grew to three community ...

Cumberland Courier Newspapers

Is SF Underestimating America's Cup Air Pollution?
The Bay Citizen
Air pollution during the America's Cup has become one of the major environmental concerns related to the regatta, which will match international teams of sailors on high-tech 45-foot and 72-foot catamarans. In part, that is because the city expects an ...

Cardiff to host UK round of Extreme Sailing Series
wales.com (blog)
The UK round of the award-winning Extreme Sailing Series now in its sixth year will be staged in Cardiff between the 24-27 August, 2012. In a three-year deal, Cardiff won the bid to host the UK event of this global sailing circuit that is only one of ...

Palm Beach Sailing Club 50th Anniversary Regatta
The Manly Daily
In 1999 the Palm Beach Sailing Club merged with the Pittwater Catamaran Club. PBSC continues its long tradition but with a focus on catamaran sailing. All types of cats are welcome at he 50th Anniversary Regatta, as they are every Saturday during the ...

The Manly Daily

Outdoors notebook: Palm City resident honored for sailing national title
22-28 at the Rolex Miami Olympic Class Regatta against Olympic class sailors from 55 countries worldwide. The weather was cold and windy, but 18 young sailors competed Sunday in YouthSailing Foundation's Bill Stephenson Memorial Regatta at Jaycee Park ...

Medals from Miami if Inconsistency Can Be Ironed Out
We're only 200 days or so out from the first race of the Olympic sailing regatta so it's no surprise squad members are already back on the water. If the celebrations from Perth are anything to go by many at home are now expecting big things from our ...

Key West sailing races canceled
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Light winds have forced organizers of the Key West 2012 sailing regatta to cancel races. Event director Peter Craig, after consulting with principal race officers from all three courses, decided to call off two races scheduled for Wednesday. ...

Olympic countdown: Ben Ainslie
BBC Sport
The 24-year-old is the very man that Ainslie fought off in possibly his toughest selection battle yet to retain the one Finn berth in the Olympic squad after a spell away in theAmerica's Cup. "I think of him like a character from The Matrix. ...

BBC Sport

Eight set sail as students and return as leaders
Gulf Times
The sailing escapade, which lasted about seven hours on board two yachts named Wave Plane and Office owned by the Regatta Sailing Academy, was also the climax of weeks of training, preparation and practice in a sport in which most of them had little or ...

Gulf Times

Cowes dumped as Extreme Sailing Series venue
Daily Echo
Cowes Week Limited, organisers of Cowes Week, say they still hope to involve the Extreme SailingSeries in this year's regatta. “It is our intention to continue to work closely with the team to ensure a presence for these exciting boats at our event in ...

Bone: Canadian Sailors Feeling the Heat in Miami
The Canadian Sailing Team is also heading south this January to compete in the Miami Olympic Classes Regatta (MOCR), the second of seven World Cup events. For the men's Laser Class and women's Laser Radial Class, things are really heating up,...


Beneteau Oceanis 411
Drawing 2 metres from the waterline, this Oceanis 411 has the deeper keel which was standard on the subsequent Celebration model, adding to her pointing ability and fine sailing characteristics. Her comprehensive specification includes bowthruster, ...

International 420 Class Association new website officially launched
Sail World
Alongside all the usual information about the International 420 Class Association and the benefits and excitement of sailing a 420, the website boasts user tools which we hope will maximise the platform as the hub of worldwide 420 news and activities, ...

Junta fights for the Extreme Sailing Series
Euro Weekly News
THE Junta de Andalucia is negotiating with the Provincial government, Almeria city hall and the Extreme Sailing Series organizers, in order to hold one of the competitions in the city. The Tourism, Sport and Commerce Councillor, Luciano Alonso, ...

Australian Optimist Championships -Stronger breeze tests sailors on d
Sail World
Australian Optimist Championships -With the wind building from the South East at 15 - 20 knots todays racing was filled with exciting close finishes, as the top 10 athletes battled for key positions coming into the tail end of the regatta. ...

Sail World

Sailing Instructions Posted | US Sailing's Rolex Miami OCR 22-28 ...
By Rolex Miami OCR
Sailing Instructions Posted. Posted on January 19, 2012 by Rolex Miami OCR. The SailingInstructions for the event have been posted in Event Documents. You will be able to find the SailingInstructions by clicking here. Tweet ...
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The 2012 Volvo Ocean Race Through Instagram Photos
By Kermichelle Leo
The nine month Volvo Ocean Race is back, and seafarers have been braving the waters in the hopes of taking home this year's first place title. To document the monstrous voyage, Puma chose ten bloggers and Instagram users to come along.

Guest of a Guest | The 2012 Volvo Ocean Race Through Instagram ...
By Kermichelle Leo
The 2012 Volvo Ocean Race Through Instagram Photos. January 19th, 2012 @ 10:45 AM. The nine month Volvo Ocean Race is back, and seafarers have been braving the waters in the hopes of taking home this year's first place title.
Hamptons | Guest of a Guest -...

CA signs up 4000th member | Sailing news | Yachting Monthly
The Cruising Association's Patron, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, has welcomed the 4000th member to the institution. Eric Roberts, 57, from Shenfield, Essex,who is awaiting delivery of a new Beneteau Oceanis 45, plans to sail her through the ...
Yachting Monthly News

The Cowes week regatta: a fixture in the sporting ... - Look and Learn
By The Publisher
Situated on the north side of the Isle of Wight it provided good sailing on the Solent, the strip of water which separates the island from the coast of Hampshire; and it offered the shelter of the River Medina when needed. In 1815 the Yacht Club was formed and in the following year the Prince Regent (later... This was sent back to New York and has been known ever since as the America's Cup. Over the years many British yachts have challenged for the trophy, but they have never been ...
Historical articles and illustrations

Outrigger Sailing Canoes: A Carolinian proa on the beach in Saipan
By Gary.Dierking
I'll be visiting the island of Saipan over the next two weeks. I was stationed there with the US Coast Guard in the 60's and later lived there for six years in the 80's. During my last visit about seven years ago, I shot this video of a proa on the ...
Outrigger Sailing Canoes

RI.gov: Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Announces America's Cup ...
"The America's Cup World Series races have great potential to bring job ... Its members have strong ties to the sailing world, marine trades, hospitality and ...

Tradewinds Regatta
Another cool thing about this regatta: high-performance F16s and F18s were racing on one course, the juniors competing in F16s for the US Sailing Youth ...

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