08 July 2012

Extreme Sailing Series Day 4 LIVE video

Live coverage from day 4 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 4 - Porto. Join us live as we stream live from the race course. All the action from the last few hours of racing - Extreme Sailing Series Act 4 Porto - follow online and watch the live video stream from 1745 CEST (1645 local time) on Sunday July 8th (1545 GMT and 11:45 am EDT - US)

Extreme Sailing Series: Six wins for McMillan, grounding for Pennec
Sail World
Leigh McMillan seemed unflappable on today at the Extreme Sailing Series 2012 Act 4 Porto, Portugal. McMillan followed up a race win in this morning's offshore racing with an astonishing five wins within the stadium this afternoon. Whilst there were ...

Extreme Sailing Series : String of victories hands The Wave, Muscat a ...
BYM News (press release)
Leigh McMillan will be looking for some no risk 'steady' performances today after an outstanding day for The Wave, Muscat where they claimed victories in six races to stretch their lead at the top of the Extreme Sailing Series leaderboard in Porto.

Cammas lifts the Trophy - Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012 - Franck Cammas lifted the Volvo Ocean Race trophy this afternoon on behalf of the Groupama Sailing Team - proud winners of this edition of the Volvo Ocean Race

Discover Ireland In-Port Race Highlights - Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12
Puma wins last race to close out Volvo Ocean Race with Groupama crowned ...
Washington Post
GALWAY, Ireland — American boat Puma won the in-port series to close out the Volvo Ocean Race on Saturday, the 39270 nautical mile marathon which was won by French entry Groupama.

Volvo Ocean Race - Camper secure second place overall
Sail World
Camper finished second overall in the inshore series after being edged out by Puma in the In-Port race in Ireland. Simply by completing the Galway in-port race, Camper secured the point necessary to confirm second place in the overall race behind ...

Sail World

Volvo Ocean Race: Puma skipper Ken Read celebrates last in-port win in Galway
Groupama had the 2011-12 Volvo Ocean Race title in the bag but Puma won the last hoorah rights in Galway by rounding off their campaign with an emphatic win in the final in port race, their first of the series. Winning feeling: Puma skipper Ken Read ...


Olympic Sailing Takes Focus, Strength
It's been a means of transportation for centuries, but sailing was first introduced as an Olympic event in the Paris games of 1900. Now the sport, and the boats, have evolved.

Junior Olympic Sailing Festival Comes to Annapolis
Three days of boat races for junior sailors from around the country kicked off at City Dock Thursday.

Cream of school sailing talent show off skills at Itchenor
Chichester Observer
Outstanding seamanship was on display at the Schools Sailing Championships at Itchenor Sailing Club – which, like The Queen, was celebrating its diamond jubilee.

Chichester Observer

'Sailing stars of tomorrow' eye gold on domestic waters
Irish Times
SAILING:A FIVE-IRISH boat team that is a mix of youth and experience will take on the world's most outstanding youth talent and are tasked with bringing home a medal on home waters. It's a big ask given Ireland's only past medal performance in the ...

Irish Times

Yachts parade to end sailing event
The Press Association
The round-the-world sailing festival in Derry has ended with 10 competing yachts holding a farewell parade. Thousands of people attended the week-long Clipper Homecoming Festival. The racing clippers did a farewell lap of the Lough, from the Foyle ...

Olympic relay: Flame to go punting along River Cam
BBC News
Two time Olympic sailing gold medallist, Sarah Gosling, will be among the 131 torchbearers running the 197 miles of Sunday's relay. Gosling, who competed under her maiden name of Webb, was one of Great Britain's "three blondes in a boat" along with ...

BBC News

Sailing siblings Zach, Paige Railey off to London
When it's time to line up to march into the stadium for the opening ceremony of the London Olympics, Zach.

Vishnu takes lead
The Hindu
National champion Vishnu Sarvanan of the CESC led the field on the penultimate day of the Optimist championship in the Monson Regatta sailing meet at the Hussainsagar Lake here on Saturday. He now has nine penalty points and is well positioned to win ...

LONDON 2012 OLYMPICS: Ainslie hopes gold is going to be plain sailing
Taipei Times
Triple Olympic champion Ben Ainslie will lead home hopes in the sport of sailing in which Great Britain leads the all-time medals table with 50, including 25 golds.

Sailing latest
Kirriemuir Herald
four boats set out on a rain soaked night into an easterly breeze at Forfar Sailing Club - the Lasers of Craig Knox and Alan Cairns, Tony Walker in his Enterprise and Jim Green in a Solo.

Darien's Crane aims his Laser at London Olympic Games
Darien Times
“The sailing event is a bit of a longer event, so in the beginning it's important to not make mistakes,” said Crane, 26, and competing in the Laser sailing event for the USA Sailing squad at the London Games, beginning with the opening ceremony July 27.

Volvo Ocean Race: Sweet victory for Puma in final InPort Race
Sail World
Sailing in a moderate breeze and flat water, and infront of a gallery of 30000 spectators, Camper led off the start line with gennakers set for the first leg of the 8nm course. The fleet split into two groups, with Puma in the group that sailed off to ...

Sail World

La Solitaire du Figaro huge learning curve for Artemis sailors
Sail World
La Solitaire du Figaro third and final leg gets underway tomorrow, Sunday 8th July, at 1200PM (BST) in Saint Gilles Croix de Vie, in the popular sailing region of Vendee. It will take the 36 skippers 486 miles from Saint Gilles Croix de Vie across the ...

Sail World

Melton Sailing Club junior takes Memorial Trophy honours
Melton Times
A TASTE of the Olympics came to Frisby on Saturday when the Leicestershire and Rutland YouthSailing Association and Melton Sailing Club hosted the Sail for Gold Regatta.

Volvo Ocean Race - Puma victorious in final In-Port race
Sail World
In the Volvo Ocean Race, the Puma Ocean Racing powered by Berg team closed out the 2011-12 edition on a high note, winning the Discover Ireland In-Port Race on Saturday, July 7, in Galway, Ireland. Puma crossed the line with a time of 53 minutes,...

Sail World

Volvo Ocean Race - Groupama fourth in final In-Port race
Sail World
It was an outstanding conclusion to the Volvo Ocean Race with the final In-Port race swept by a dozen knots of breeze around Galway Bay! The three leaders in the overall standing enjoyed an incredible battle to the finish after three laps of the ...

Sail World

Queensland 29er sailors ready for Youth World Championship assault
Sail World
Queensland teenagers Tom Siganto and Joel Turner will represent Australia for the first time when they compete at this month's 2012 ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship in Dublin, Ireland. The pair, who train at Southport Yacht Club on the Gold Coast, ...

Sail World

Youngsters enjoy time on the water at Aldenham Sailing Club
Watford Observer
Aldenham Sailing Club celebrated their 75th anniversary on Sunday with a summer barbecue and a series of events on the water.

Home Champion Crowned After Swedish Masterclass
International Sailing Federation
Gilmour (AUS) YANMAR Racing called on all of the experience he has gained during his previous seven wins at the event but was ultimately unable to match Hansen's (SWE) Mekonomen Sailing Team, who barely put a foot wrong from the opening day of...

International Sailing Federation

Coasting for honours in cradle of yacht racing
Irish Times
The former sees the 125th anniversary of Dublin's pre-eminent contribution to the international sport of sailing. Around the world, the modern sport of sailing is governed by rules that were formulated in Dublin in 1874, so it's no exaggeration to say ...

Irish Times

Tributes to dad who died after sailing accident
Western Telegraph
Tributes have been paid to a 38-year-old father who died following a sailing accident.

Ben Ainslie, the making of...meet the people who made him a star and keep him ...
When Ben was three we bought a cruising boat. It was the first time he had ever been in a boat and you know what little boys are like: 'Can I hold this? Can I touch that?' He wanted to get involved. Even at that age he had a feeling for what sailing ...


Full sail for Bermuda
Jersey Evening Post
Although several sports teams have pulled out of next year's Natwest Island Games because of the cost, Jersey will be sending strong teams in others, including swimming, shooting, sailing and squash.

Jersey Evening Post

Fun for all the family too . . .
Irish Times
SAILING/FESTIVAL: IN ADDITION to world-class sailing, a public festival of events and free entertainment to celebrate Ireland's hosting of the Four Star Pizza ISAF Youth Worlds will take place along Dún Laoghaire harbour, with most of the activity ...

Irish Times

Puma claims in-port race in Galway
Ken Read completed his final campaign in the Volvo Ocean Race on Saturday by winning the last scoring event of the 2011-12 edition and securing the in-port race series trophy.

Burrows and O'Leary are June's Sailors of the Month, Bernard Gouy Wins ...
#sailorofthemonth – The latest Afloat.ie/Irish Independent "Sailor of the Month" awards reflect the hectic pace of sailing at all levels this year, with the Monthly Award going to gold medallists inOlympic campaigning, while the International Award is ...

Auction For Accessible Saling At The Center Stage. - Sailing Sweden
By Fabian Bengtsson
Sailing is a sport for everybody and if you don't believe it you should go visit the GKSS Accessibility Center at the Junior Arena at Marstrand. The Access Dinghies on the water are designed to makesailing a sport also for adults and ...
Sailing Sweden

Amends to the Sailing Instructions | Cork Week 2012
By mary
Amends to the Sailing Instructions. By mary on July 7, 2012 in Uncategorized · Follow corkweektweet. An Amendment has been made the sailing instructions. Please click here to download. Cork Week 2012 Race Committee. Share this: ...
Cork Week 2012

Cherry creek state park at the Marina (west side) | Let's go sailing!
Welcome to the sailing meetup, this is an adventure on the water which encourages participation in running the boat. Great for experienced sailors, beginners, or simply want to get out on the lake. Please bring snack's and drinks for a casual ...
Loku News

Volvo Ocean Race Galway Events Spain Day July 7th | Galway Alive ...
By Galway Ireland
BOATS WILL RACE JUST 600 METERS OFFSHORE. Tens of thousands of people are expected to throng Salthill and theGalway coastline tomorrow (Saturday, July 7th) to watch some of the world's fastest and most spectacular sailing boats in ...
Galway Alive and Social

Laurent Pages interview about the win of Volvo ocean race 2012 ...
Yes, well it's a very long progression and build up to the race, we started two years before with construction of the boat, strategy, sailing equipment etc. there are many things to go before so at the beginning you don't really know where you're ...
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Retracing Roots - Sydney 2000 Olympic Sailing Competition
The Official Website of ISAF (International Sailing Association & Federation), the world governing body for the sport of sailing.

Young Academy sailors get chance of a lifetime - Volvo Ocean Race
The final edition of the Volvo Ocean Race Academy team racing regatta and clinic attracted youthsailors from across Ireland for three days of specialist team ...

Kenosha ADRC Prevention: Sailing, Sailing!
MCSC's Adaptive Sailing Program provides opportunities for a segment of the population who have traditionally been excluded from lakefront activities, and who ...

Sailing in Chicago -- RedEye Chicago
A Chicago Sailing sail boat in Lake Michigan. — Lenny Gilmore, July 5, 2012.  Chicago Sailing - sail boat in Lake Michigan on ...

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