Volvo Ocean Race: Groupama shoots through
The Volvo Ocean Race fleet is converging on Groupama 4, and the French team's lead has been up and down like a yoyo for much of today, dropping to 53nautical miles at 1000 UTC, before steadily climbing in the afternoon. At 1900 UTC tonight, ... YACHTe.com.au
Volvo Ocean Race - Puma skipper on the unsure outcome
Volvo Ocean Race - Puma skipper, Ken Read, shares with us the latest on the crew's progress as they enter day fourteen of Leg 4. I know I haven't blogged for a while because quite honestly, I have been pretty busy. In a strange way…dodging squall ... Sail World
Volvo Ocean Race update 5 Mar | The Daily Sail
By James Boyd
Volvo Ocean Race charts courtesy of Expedition/Tasman Bay Navigation Systems and high res GRIB (European model) from PredictWind ... The European GRIB (shown above) indicates that the leaders will be sailing into more breeze.
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Vernon Stratton Memorial Regatta Saturday 10 March
BYM News (press release)
In this Olympic year we like to remember just how much of Great Britain's current success in Olympic sailing is a direct consequence of seeds sown by Vernon's Stratton strong leadership back in the 1960s, 70s and early 80s.
Sailing: Clipper yachts set off for California
Channel News Asia
They then left the Olympic Sailing Centre to the sound of drums and thousands of cheering locals, as well as the sights of dragon dancers and fireworks. The crew on board the Singapore yacht are looking forward to the Pacific challenge, ...
Sailing: Fekkes brothers honoured at Sports Awards
The sailing duo blazed a trail back in the summer of 1991 when they were crowned GP14 World Champions in New Jersey, USA. On Thursday evening they were honoured by their home town at the sixth annual awards which took place at the McNeill Theatre. Larne Times
Maine Adventure Sailing - Thorfinn Expeditions
By Thorfinn Expeditions Inc. | Mar 05, 2012 Experience the Maine Coast on an adventure sailing trip with Thorfinn Expeditions. Thorfinn operates a Maine built Presto 30 which is fast, fun and simple to sail. The boat has the ability operate in as ... VillageSoup Belfast
BYM Sailing & Sports News
BYM News (press release)
And, in the case of tonight, we finally enjoy a beautiful star-filled, moonlit night that has us sailingfast yet not getting pummeled by water in the chest every 10 seconds. And, we are actually heading south still, in the general direction of our ...
Washington College Sailing 12th at Graham Hall Team Race
WBOC TV 16
Entertainment News from AP ANNAPOLIS, MD -- The Washington College sailing team finished 12th of 16 teams at the Graham Hall Team Race, hosted by Navy, this weekend. The full 16-team field sailed a full round robin on Saturday.
Boaters risk fines for sailing out of UK waters
According to the Association, many owners will have to lie when they sign declarations saying that they are not sailing into international waters using red diesel, a situation which it described as “totally unacceptable.” It also voiced fears that the ... Telegraph.co.uk
Volvo Ocean Race – Groupama 4 trundle along
Early this Monday afternoon, they were benefiting from around twelve knots of easterly wind, whilst nearly all the rest of the fleet were sailing in a SSE'ly air flow! This unforeseen cloud attack has forced the Spanish and the New Zealanders into a ... Sail World
Triton Survey: Sailing offers many skills for yachties
By Lucy Chabot Reed After last month's education in advice for young yacht crew, we noticed some common thoughts: “go sailing”, “study the craft”, “get your sea legs”, “learn how to handle lines”. It sounded like captains (who happened to be the ...
NBC hopes technology, scenery will attract fans to sailing
By TOM FITZGERALD, San Francisco Chronicle NBC is banking that many sports fans will pull away from pro football and baseball on a September weekend in 2013 to watch a sailing race. With a host of technological innovations, the NBC Sports Group will ...
Clipper Race: Thousands bid fleet farewell in Qingdao
The Clipper 11-12 Race fleet has departed Qingdao today and the spectacular welcome ceremonies the individual teams received upon their arrival at the Olympic SailingCentre was exceeded by an even more lavish departure ceremony, shown live on Chinese ... YACHTe.com.au
Triton Survey: More comments on sailing skills
Just to understand the dynamics of sailing and how the wind can work for you or against you.Sailing teaches you the basics of set and drift and how the wind will affect any boat on the water. It also teaches you the limitations that sailboats face ...
Manning Regatta - Like father, like son
So it was for Chuck Sinks and 16-year-old offspring Scott of San Diego Yacht Clubwho left with first-place trophies. Chuck, a longtime successful presence on the areasailing scene, and his crew Jessica Dias overhauled the Doug Hart/Ryan Hopps team to ... Sail World
Yacht gift for charity's sailing work
British Forces News
The charity Toe In The Water, which uses sailing to help injured servicemen and women regain their confidence, has been given a Farr 52 racing yacht. Its owners - Tony Hayward, Sam Laidlaw, and Rob Gray - donated "Bob" to support the tri-service ...
Bone: Wright Ready to Represent Canada
Wright's first splash of success occurred at the age of 14 when he won the Canadian Championship while sailing the Byte class. He then followed that up with a third place finish at the Youth Nationals. Wright started to makes waves on the international ... CTV.ca
Sailing Lake Mission Viejo | Orange County
Safe, easy and fun! This 12 hour basic sailing courses is designed for adults and mature teens. We'll cover boating safety, basic sloop rigging, points of sail and sailing skills development.
Coconut Grove Grapevine: Bacardi Miami Sailing Week welcomes ...
During Bacardi Miami Sailing Week (now through 10, in Coconut Grove), sailors will be able to enjoy themselves in the hospitality lounge, at Bacardi Rum tastings, as well as the daily prize giving for the top-three finishers and the final awards ...
Coconut Grove Grapevine