05 July 2012

Extreme Sailing Series Day 2 LIVE video

Extreme Sailing Series Act 4 Porto - follow online and watch the live video stream from 1745 CEST (1645 local time) on July 6th (1545 GMT and 11:45 am EDT - US)

The Extreme Sailing Series, Act 4 Porto opened in spectacular fashion yesterday with big sea swells and strong winds creating some thrilling racing. The fleet raced in open water mode, but treated the the public to a sneak preview with the Extreme 40s finishing the day's racing within the riverbanks of the river Douro. From today they will get the full show with the Extreme 40s due to race in stadium mode.

Extreme Sailing Series : Portugal Grand Prix, Act IV Act 4 opens in Porto
BYM News (press release)
After a break of just three weeks, the Extreme Sailing Series fleet is back in the competitive arena. It's in Porto, a first for the circuit, that the 40-foot one-design catamarans will be doing battle from today, for the fourth act of the 2012 season ...

McMillan Sets Out To Defend Overall Series Position Staking Early Lead In Porto
International Sailing Federation
Extreme Sailing Series - Act 4. Porto, Portugal. The Extreme Sailing Series, Act 4 Porto opened in spectacular fashion today with big sea swells and strong winds creating some thrilling racing. The new faces on the circuit Fred Le Peutrec and Andrew ...

International Sailing Federation

Extreme Sailing Series Act 4, Porto action starts tomorrow
Sail World
The forecast is predicting glamour sailing conditions for this Portuguese debut with up to 15 knots of breeze and gusts of up to 22 knots forecast for the first two days. Racing takes place over four days from the 5-8 July with open water racing each ...

Sail World

Volvo Ocean Race - Fleet ready to battle for In-Port Race Trophy
Sail World
In the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12, the fight for the In-Port Race Trophy goes down to the wire with Saturday's Discover Ireland In-Port Race set to decide what has been an enthralling series. After nine inshore races in the host ports along the route ...(Live coverage here Saturday on johnthecrowd.com)

Sail World

Yacht capsizes off the coast of Long Island, killing 3 children - latimes.com: "Kenneth Lack of the Nassau County police told reporters early Thursday that two of the dead were found inside the cabin of the 34-foot yacht, which remained submerged after Wednesday night's accident. One of the dead was pulled from the water late Wednesday. The dead ranged in age from 8 to 12; it was not immediately clear if they had been wearing life vests. Twenty-four others aboard the yacht were rescued. Police said the boat tipped over in Oyster Bay about 10 p.m., sinking in 20 feet of water. By Thursday, authorities said, currents had pulled it farther out to sea, into water about 60 feet deep."

Retracing Roots - Athens 2004 Olympic Sailing Competition
Sailing was scheduled to take place at the inaugural Olympic Games at Athens 1896, but was cancelled due to bad weather; so fast forward 108 years, and Athens played host to the Olympic Games for the second time with 11 events on show. There were four ...


US Sailing Development Team news: Kiss wins Bronze at Laser Radial Youth ...
BYM News (press release)
Brisbane, Australia (July 4, 2012) – US Sailing Development Team member Mitchell Kiss (Holland, Mich.) won a bronze medal at the 2012 Laser Radial Youth World Championship held June 29 – July 4, in Brisbane, Australia. Racing was hosted by the Royal ...

COSA medals at Sailing Championships
It was another strong showing by the Central Okanagan Sailing Association (COSA) Race Team at the BC Sailing Championships, held on the windy waters of Nicola Lake near Merritt last weekend. Photo: Contributed - COSA. Elizabeth Hardy wins the start of ...


Taylor Swift Goes Sailing With Patrick Schwarzenegger, Kennedy Family
Us Magazine
Joined by Dianna Agron, the group played capture the flag and had a bonfire to celebrate Independence Day.

Us Magazine

Sailing and boating in Rockland Harbor
The Coastal Journal
Sailing and boating in Rockland Harbor July 05, 2012 A 15-foot gaff-rigged sloop designed by Apprenticeshop master builder Kevin Carney will be jus...

London 2012 supplied equipment draw completed
The supply of equipment and the equipment draw is one of many tasks the International Sailing Federation will undertake in the run up to the 2012 Olympic SailingCompetition in Weymouth and Portland as part of its role "to assume the responsibility for ...


Sailing Dinghy Sparks Shipping Lane Alert
Isle of Wight Radio
Sailing Dinghy Sparks Shipping Lane Alert. By Contributed Thu, 05 July 2012 6:16AM.  A sailing dinghy in danger of drifting into the Solent's main shipping lane led to Cowes RNLI lifeboat racing to its aid on Wednesday evening. The ...

Isle of Wight Radio

History of sailing at the Olympic Games:
The West Australian
History of sailing at the Olympic Games: - Sailing was first contested at the 1900 Paris Olympics - although back then it was known as yachting. - The first Olympicregattas involved much larger boats than today and often carried crews of up to 12 people.

The West Australian

SAILING Cross-border rivalry celebrates its 75th year
Herald Scotland
This week is the 75th Anniversary Loch Long Week regatta at Cove Sailing Club near Helensburgh. The stakes? Nothing less than a country's honour. Of the 25 Loch Long One-Design yachts racing, seven have made the 500-mile trek from Aldeburgh Yacht ...

Helegaonkar gets the better of Atool
The Hindu
Photo: K. Ramesh Babu. Dark horse Trunal Helegaonkar of Mumbai pulled off an upset by getting the better of higher rated Atool Sinha (INWTC) on the second day of the Monsoon Regatta sailing championship at the Hussainsagar Lake here on Wednesday.

The Hindu

NCYC Etchells Offshore Regatta NoR available
Sail World
NCYC will provide free hardstand, cranage and berthing facilities during regatta. With sentiments expressed by the competitor's including Roger 'Hicko' Hickman (Sun Tzu) like 'I love getting up to Newcastle. It is such a great place to go racing given ...

Sail World

Sail Noumea 2012: TeamVodafone Sailing breaks the race record - Video
Sail World
Sail Noumea 2012: TeamVodafone Sailing breaks the race record - Video. 'TeamVodafoneSailing heads for Noumea on the way to breaking the multihull course record' Richard Gladwell Click Here to view large photo. TeamVodafoneSailing, the ORMA60 ...

Sail World

City receives $200000 grant for Alameda Point
Contra Costa Times
The center would be located along the waterfront at the Seaplane Lagoon -- or near where Team Artemis plans to set up its base for the America's Cup sailing race -- and would offer a focus point for the redevelopment of the overall 918-acre site ...

Laser Radial Youth World Championship - GBR seals bronze medal
Sail World
But Povall produced arguably the performance of the Championship, and perhaps hersailing career to date, in the second and final race of the day, finishing the race half a leg ahead of the rest of the fleet, which was enough to claw her up to third ...

Sail World

London 2012: Mills & Clark on sailing, success and Snoop Dogg
BBC Sport
British 470 sailors Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark head into the Olympics as the world champions.

BBC Sport

Regatta series benefits hospice
The colorful regatta continues July 21, with the Mystic River Mudhead Sailing Association, for an 11 a.m. Benefit Cup. The Mudheads will host their MegaParty that evening at 5 p.m., in the Mystic Shipyard, under the Sperry tent. The ticket price for ...

BAADS Blind Racing Team Places 2nd – Bay Area Association of ...
By Margreta
The 2012 California Invitational Blind Sailing Regatta (“CIBSR”) with 9 teams competing was the largest blind sailing event in the United States in 2012, and may be the largest 4 crew member blindsailing event since the world championships ...
Bay Area Association of Disabled Sailors

Team Open Sailing – Jerome Sammarcelli – 7/5 1000 ...
By ladonna
Had a great ride last night until 4am. It was really fun – I just had the medium kite up with one reef in the main and was doing 12-13 knots of boat speed. I was really enjoying it and then the wind just died and I had to change sails and just drift ...
Singlehanded Transpac

Sailing Dinghy Sparks Shipping Lane Alert : Isle of Wight News
By George Chastney
Sheena Louise: A sailing dinghy in danger of drifting into the Solent's main shipping lane led to Cowes RNLI lifeboat racing to its aid last night. The dinghy, sailed by a young man, was virtually becalmed in the light winds near to Bourne Gap ...
Ventnor Blog » Isle of Wight...

Hansen vs. Berntsson- Rock, Paper, Scissors - Sailing Sweden
By Fabian Bengtsson
Björn Hansen, Team Mekonomen Sailing vs. Johnie Bertnsson, Berntsson Sailing Team. Ian Williams, GAC Pindar vs. Pierre-Antoine Morvan Vannes Agglo Sailing Team. Keith Swinton, Balck Swan Racing vs. Peter Gilmour, Yanmar Racing ...
Sailing Sweden

RNYC News 3 July - Sailing KwaZulu-Natal | Sailing Durban ...
By Chantel
The Club General and Sailing Committees are very keen to put in place a 'full on' rescue team as we used to have some years ago. Then, the team was a bunch of enthusiastic guys (girls too now) who wanted to serve their Club an make a ...
Royal Natal Yacht Club » Sailing...

Taylor Swift Enjoys Summer Breeze With the Kennedys on Fourth of ...
By AceShowbiz.com
The 'Mean' crooner spends relaxing time with some members of the iconic American family by sailingon a warm summer day in Massachusetts. ... The chart-topping singer enjoyed downtime, sailingwith the family since Tuesday. She wore a ...
Aceshowbiz.com - Entertainment News

Olympic Sailing - British Bells
Located in Dorset on the south coast of England, Weymouth and Portland provides some of the best natural sailing waters in the UK. There is no dispute that it is ...

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