18 June 2012

Volvo Ocean Race video - Counting the Cost

Volvo Ocean Race video - Counting the Cost
After the epic conditions of Leg 8 from Lisbon to Lorient, the shore crews assessed the state of their boats.

Groupama seal dream victory on home waters - Volvo Ocean Race
France's Groupama completed a heroic comeback victory on Leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race on Friday, strengthening their grip on the overall standings and ...

Galway buoy tweets out meteorological data for Volvo Ocean Race ...
A special buoy that can harness the power of Twitter has been installed in Galway Bay for the final leg of the 2012 Volvo Ocean Racethat the city is hosting in ...


Ireland's Volvo Race Yacht 'Green Dragon' to Race Round Ireland
Ireland's former entry in to the 2009 Volvo Ocean Race Green Dragon will sail in Sunday's Round Ireland race with an amateur crew.

Galway in the first week in July is the final destination of the Volvo ...
... about onboard PUMA's Mar Mostro. Blog from the Seas - PUMA OCEAN RACING ...Volvo Ocean Race details for Galway. Declan Whooley, 18 June 2012 ...

Sailing-Kiteboarding wrong choice for Olympics, says expert
BEIT YANNAY, Israel, June 18 (Reuters) - Kiteboarding is 10times more dangerous that windsurfing and the decision toinclude the sport in the 2016 Olympics is ...

Whale Sinks Sailboat Off Mexico Coast
ABC News
A California man was rescued after his 50-foot sailboat was struck by a whale while he was sailing alone about 40 miles off the coast of Mexico. The impact from...

ABC News

Man Involved in Sailing Death Identified
The Salem Harbor Master has identified the man who passed away following a fall from a sailboat off of Marblehead Saturday afternoon.

Sailing school set to start 86th season on White Lake
White Lake Beacon
The White Lake Sailing School will have two returning, veteran instructors, Sam Gill, lead instructor and David Gates. The program also has two new instructors ...

Sailing the Arabella in the British Virgin Islands
About - News & Issues
Cruise journal from sailing ship vacation in the British Virgin Islands on the Arabella.

US Sailing partners with St. Petersburg for National Youth Match Race
Sail World
US Sailing has partnered with the St. Petersburg Yacht Club to organize the 2012 Rose Cup, a national youth match racing event to be held on June 20-24, ...

Sail World

Regatta and pig roast social set for Saturday, June 23 in Portsmouth
Foster's Daily Democrat
The race is named in honor of one of KPYC's founders and an avid sailor, Ron Gibbons, who was an Ensign sailing champion and participated in racing up and ...

Gimli Yacht Club to host national sailing championship
Interlake Spectator
From Aug. 28 to Sept.1 the Gimli Yacht Club will be hosting the 2012 Canadian Yachting Association Youth National Championships at Gimli Harbour...

Nature in All its Glory With the Five-star Windjammers From Sea ...
MarketWatch (press release)
Like sailing enthusiasts, nature lovers will have plenty to enjoy on the cruise around the Grenadines and the other islands of the Lesser Antilles. Brightly colored ...

Spending Father's Day at sea after his ship was hit by whale
Philadelphia Inquirer
Max Young, of Sacramento, was sailing alone late Tuesday about 40 miles west of La Playa, Mexico, when his 50-foot boat was hit by a whale, lost its steering ...

WSSCA Sail for Gold Regatta preview
Sail World
The Worcestershire Schools' Sailing and Canoeing Association (WSSCA) 2012Sail for Gold Regatta is set to take place at Upton Warren from the 23-24 June ...

Sail World

America's Cup VIP tickets going for $26000
San Francisco Examiner
America's Cup yacht regatta organizers are attempting to redefine sailing by offering a free show to anyone who can find a clear view of the race course on San...

San Francisco Examiner

Northern Calif. man rescued after whale collides with sailboat during ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The 67-year-old has been sailing for at least 30 years, but having worked on boats with his father, who was a commercial fisherman, he's been on the ocean ...

Sailing giant to berth at Wood Wharf
The Wharf
After the Sedov, she is the largest traditional sailing vessel still in operation, with 34 sails that would cover a football pitch. The Kruzenshtern is crewed by 150 ...

The Wharf

The world's second largest sailing ship arriving in Docklands for ...
The world's second largest sailing ship is coming to West India Dock for next month's Olympics.


Young admits recent performances make her a contender for ...
More Than The Games
ALISON Young insists she couldn't have timed her first podium finish of the year any better after leaving the Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta clutching the top prize, ...

More Than The Games

Stuart Bithell sailing for success at the Olympics
Rochdale Online
Stuart Bithell will be sailing to represent Great Britain at the 2012 Olympic Games in August. At the young age of...

Sailing Athletes Given Leave To Represent Their States At SUKMA
LANGKAWI, Jun 18 (Bernama) -- Fifteen athletes comprising national elites and juniors who are undergoing central training at the National Sailing Training ...

Preparations for WIORA Sailing Week Continue with Carrigaholt ...
An entry of 40 yachts have signed up for WIORA at Foynes.

Olympic sport this week
BBC Sport
SAILING - ISAF Sailing World Cup, Kiel, Germany (18-24 June); the internationally renowned Kieler Woche is the seventh and final World Cup regatta of the ...

BBC Sport

Reporter Suz aiming to make it three in a row at Swale Regatta
This is Kent
Before he took to sailing his main hobby was flying. He said: "I used to do a lot of gliding, then a friend offered me a flight in his two-seater plane and let me have ...

Raela Marie Villanueva: Come sail away with me and spend time ...
Pensacola Business Journal
We set sail from Jacoís in the early evening. Most were still thinking about the work week and the blistering heat. Once we hit the water in our fashionable sailing ...

Kat's boost for our new medal hopefuls
KATRINA Hughes has put her Olympic sailing heartache behind her and is now helping British team members in the last few weeks before the London Games ...

Aussies in top 10 in three classes at German Sailing World Cup round
Sail World
Australian sailors sit inside the top 10 in three classes after the opening two days of racing at the final round of the ISAF Sailing World Cup in Kiel, Germany.

Sail World

Newport-Bermuda records falls—Sailing News from the US and ...
Sail World
Last August, skipper George David's co-owned Rambler 100 made international headlines when her keel catastrophically failed, roughly a half hour after ...

Sail World

Formula One Nationals at Rutland SC
Sail World
Rutland Sailing Club again hosted the Hunter Formula One National Championships over the long weekend of 15-17 June 2012. A strong fleet of eleven boats ...

Sail World

Laser Leinster Sailing Titles Go To Three Provinces
With the exception of an OCS in the second race, East Antrim's Chris Penney rattled off a series of four second places and one bullet to win.

Sailing around the world backwards - The Riviera Times Online
Nice's Stéphane Narvaez recently became the 7th person to sail around the world backwards against the currents without stopping. He embarked on a solitary mission and didn't use …
Riviera Times Online

fair winds and good sailing | YachtPals.com
By samlagoon
48 year old single sailing a Lagoon catamaran from med to hawai. Departure September 2012. Looking for female company and help with love of adventure and challenges. If you like the midnight rain and sunny skies, if you enjoy discoveries ...
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Sailing Seaway Clayton: Records Were Made to be Broken in Clayton
By Michael Folsom
The second-annual Sailing Seaway Clayton festival, presented by Caskinette's Lofink Ford, embarked on another successful run of events last Thursday evening when the featured tall ship Fair Jeanne sailed into the Thousand Islands ...
Sailing Seaway Clayton

Crosshaven Schools Sailing Programme | Royal Cork Yacht Club
By Claire Bateman
Each year the three local Crosshaven National Schools participate in the Royal Cork Club's Schools Sailing Programme. Schools sailing programme. The Teachers keep a watchful eye on their charges pic. Andrew Verso. The programme was ...
Royal Cork Yacht Club

Calm before the storm - Sailing Sweden
By Fabian Bengtsson
Sailing Sweden took a short road trip from Gothenburg to Marstrand to take the temperature of the venue two weeks before the start of Stena Match Cup Sweden 2012. As it turned out, there wasn't a lot happening but there was a feeling of ...
Sailing Sweden

Solo Tyler Trophy at Hayling Island Sailing Club - Yachts and ...
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FT - How To Spend It - Sailing's race to please the crowds
Olympic sailing entertains its first paying audience next month, as the sport reaches out to a wider public with races closer to land and next-gen media coverage.

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