24 June 2012

Hot sailing and cool vibes - Volvo Ocean Race (video)

Hot sailing and cool vibes - Volvo Ocean Race (video) - An epic day in Lorient ...Franck Cammas gave a master class in multi hull sailing to rival skippers Chris Nicholson and Mike Sanderson aboard Groupama 3...and then Yannick Noah rounded of the day in the race village with a concert that got the fans swooning.

Volvo Ocean race: Camper tries two more hulls in Lorient
Sail World
While in Lorient Camper skipper Chris Nicholson and a number of other Volvo sailorstook up the offer of Groupama skipper Frank Cammas to go sailing on his ...

Sail World

Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012 | Lorient loves Try Sailing
Visitors to the Lorient Race Village have a chance to experience the sport of sailing for themselves thanks to two Try Sailing initiatives operating during the Volvo ...

Colourful boat race comes with a new 'tint'
Irish Times
The drinking and dining this year is being done to swell the meagre coffers of the organisers of theVolvo Ocean Race. Hosting the final of the round-world yacht ...

The Irish Times - Saturday, June 23, 2012
Irish Times
Long before the Volvo Ocean Race was making the entire country come over all nautical, the Round Ireland Yacht Race was the premier event in Irish sailing.

Galwegians all geared up for Round Ireland battle
Irish Independent
The Round Ireland Race will be neatly done and dusted next weekend as the Volvo Ocean Racegears up in Lorient for the final stage to Galway on July 1, ...

Disabled Sailors More Than Welcome at Galway VOR Finale
A new accessible pontoon and ramp in Galway Harbour will enable disabled sailors to get fully involved in events to celebrate the Volvo Ocean Race finale.

RORC Round Ireland Yacht Race 2012 - Sunday 24th June
BYM News (press release)
Another one to watch is Green Dragon(Volvo 70), this is her first off-shore race since the Volvo Ocean Race '08-'09 and almost certainly should take line-honors.

LONDON 2012: A look at the rules and scoring in some Olympic sports
Washington Post
SAILING. Competition in nine of the 10 classes — men's double-handed Star, men's and women's double-handed 470, men's double-handed 49er, men's ...

Newport Bermuda Race – GryphonSolo2 takes second
Sail World
The Newport Bermuda Race 2012 was organized by volunteer members of the Cruising Club of America and the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club. Joe Harris, skipper ...

Newport welcomes America's Cup World Series
Turn to 10.com
Newport is welcoming the return of America's Cup sailing. The city by the sea will host its first America's Cup World Series regatta. Events kicked off Friday and ...

Sea Notes: America's Cup series sails into Newport
Racing in the 34th America's Cup World Series starts Tuesday inside Narragansett Bay off the shores of Newport, R.I., with a series of practice races in ...

Police And Military 'Ready' For Sailing Events
Police Oracle
Droves of police officers and personnel from the three national services are gearing up for the Olympic sailing events on the south coast.

Police Oracle

Three awards for Portland's Olympic village
Dorset Echo
THE Olympic Sailing Village on Portland stole the show at a leading UK ... accommodation for international athletes during the London 2012 sailing events.

SAILING: Larry Spencer wins first five Olson 30 races at Ullman ...
Long Beach Press-Telegram
LONG BEACH - Ullman Sails Long Beach Race Week has been a perfect weekend for a handful of boats so far, and Larry Spencer can almost taste a sweep.

Sailing accident victim was Chaska man
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The Minnesota man who died last week when he was thrown from his sailboat during a regatta on a Wisconsin lake was identified Sunday by his family.

Sailing with Tall Ships: Journey from Savannah to New England a ...
Savannah Morning News
Get the latest in lifestyle, health, travel, food, and home and garden news. Read local blogs and write your own. Watch local videos and submit yours. Check out ...

Catching the sailing bug thanks to the Will Mackaness Trust
Dorset Echo
EMMA Stevenson caught the Sailing bug through doing the Sail for £5 scheme with St Andrew's Primary School at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing ...

Competitive Sailing Season is Breezing up
SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Down East area sailors are dusting off their tenders, readying for the start of the competitive sailing season on Mount Desert Isla...

Dhow sailing catches fresh wind
Free Malaysia Today
SIR BU NUAYR ISLAND (UAE): Rashed al-Humairi likes to trade the sleek glass and steel towers of modern Abu Dhabi for the thrill of reviving a seafaring her...

Anna Tunnicliffe chasing an Olympic breeze
Sailing was drudgery for Anna Tunnicliffe when she was a girl growing up in ... she will contend for her second gold medal as a member of the U.S. sailing team.

Sheboygan hosts USODA Great Lakes Championship youth sailing ...
The Sheboygan Press
Noah Bartelt is an old hand at competitive sailing. At the ripe old age of 11, he has raced twice and will be one of two local boys to compete in the U.S. Optimist ...

America's Cup: Great to be back at Newport - Rod Davis
Sail World
By and large, the 2012 sailing and shore crews' earliest memories of the America's Cup are from Fremantle in 1987. It not a fault, it's just that the Newport history ...

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The “Audi Italia Sailing Team Supported By Eberhard & Co ...
Your-Story.org (press release)
The Melges 24 Audi-Eberhard, skippered by Riccardo Simoneschi, intent on rounding the buoys of the Kieler Woche, stayed in the lead for the three days of the.

Newport Bermuda Race - Sailors experience enchantment and thrill
Sail World
These ventilators revolutionized ocean sailing by letting air into the cabin and, in a system of baffles, keeping the water out and thus making the boat habitable ...

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The winds of Weymouth
North Shore News
The site will soon become the satellite Olympic village for the sailing events at ... When the winds picked up, officials sent the other sailing classes home for the ...

Clipper Race: Storm makes for harsh upwind sailing
It has been a tough 24 hours of harsh upwind sailing for the 10 teams taking part in the Clipper 11-12 Round the World Yacht Race, as they continue to fight it ...


STARBOARD TACK: Highlanders gain appreciation among ...
The Westerly Sun
This season, a Greenhaven Sailing Club-based Highlander Fleet is up to several boats with a potential for 10 to 12, according to fleet captain Mark Steinmetz of ...

Our Sporting Life - Sail for Gold exhibition heads to Cowes Isle of ...
BYM News (press release)
Next week the RYA's Olympic and Paralympic exhibition 'Our Sporting Life – Sail for Gold' heads to Cowes Yacht Haven, Cowes, Isle of Wight for the weekend of ...

Sailors rescued from yacht in storm
BBC News
The two Newcastle men were sailing from Arbroath to Eyemouth when they became stranded east of the Isle of May, off the coast of Anstruther in Fife. An RNLI ...

ISO, Buzz and Alto Open at Isle of Sheppey SC
Sail World
One of my favourite venues - Isle of Sheppey Sailing Club. ... upright and some more two sailreaching followed by another couple of swims and in we came.

Stranded sailors rescued in storm
ITV News
The men were sailing from Arbroath, in north east Scotland, to Eyemouth when they got into difficulties east of the Isle of May. An RNLI spokesman said lifeboat ...

Sailing Through Fog Bank | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
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Photo: Neddal Ayad Brigus with low fog and sunshine. Brigus, Newfoundland and Labradorwww.brigus.net.
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Failed Rio+20 and preparing our event | fairplanet
By Sailing for Sustainability
by Sailing for Sustainability on June 24, 2012. We won't judge the UN summit, as we have not ... We will be sailing for three weeks on a ship to tackle graspable approaches for sustainable lifestyle. A moving social laboratory in the Baltic Sea ...

Endeavour's Adventures 2012 - Saturday, 23rd June 2012 | Sailing ...
By caroleneedham
June 23, 2012. We left around 9 a.m. having been asked by the harbor master for 20 TL for water and electricity, even though we were moored up to Aurora Restaurant pontoon – if we'd have left 15 minutes earlier he would not have got us!
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Record 127 sailors to participate in International Optimist Regatta
Virgin Islands Daily News
ST. THOMAS - Record-setting is the perfect way to describe the largest junior sailing regatta in the U.S. Virgin Islands and the Caribbean. A record 127 8 to ...

Virgin Islands Daily News

Sailing club is destroyed in fire
BBC News
The captain of Carrickfergus Sailing Club says the fire which destroyed the building is thought to have been started by an electrical fault.

BBC News

Sailing Summary: Local Sailors Named All-Americans
Newport Beach Independent Newspaper
In addition to Chris Barnard and Sydney Bolger winning national Sailor of the Year awards, as reported in the Newport Indy last week, several local sailors were ...

Newport Beach Independent Newspaper

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