06 July 2012

Volvo Ocean Race & Extreme Sailing Series LIVE video

The Discover Ireland In-Port Race marks the end of the current edition of the Volvo Ocean Race, an epic round-the-world marathon comprising nine offshore legs covering more than 39,000 nautical miles and 10 close-combat inshore races. Watch the Discover Ireland In-Port Race LIVE from Galway at 1145 UTC (1245 local time), 7:45 am EDT (US) on Saturday.

Extreme Sailing Series Day 3 LIVE video
Extreme Sailing Series Act 4 Porto - follow online and watch the live video stream from 1745 CEST (1645 local time) on Saturday July 7th (1545 GMT and 11:45 am EDT - US)

Extreme Sailing Series Act 4 - SAP Extreme claim first win
Sail World
The Extreme Sailing Series Act 4 second day of racing got underway in Porto today, Friday 6th July. The Extreme 40s sailed three races in open water in the early afternoon with Atlantic swells and light breeze making it difficult for even the most ...

Sail World

Extreme Sailing Series Act 4 - Porto opens in spectacular fashion
Sail World
Act 4 of the 2012 Extreme Sailing Series got underway in Porto today in outstanding fashion with big sea swells and strong winds creating some electrifying racing. The new faces on the circuit, Fred Le Peutrec and Andrew Walsh, showed they can mix it ...

Sail World 

Extreme Sailing Series : Big swell in Portugal suits Oman's X40 The Wave, Muscat
BYM News (press release)
At the end of the opening day of the first Extreme Sailing Series event in Porto, The Wave, Muscat had established a substantial seven point lead over Groupe Edmond de Rothschild while Oman Air, skippered by Morgan Larsson, were in a tightly bunched ... 

Volvo Ocean Race In Port Race - Groupama prepare for final challenge
Sail World
Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 final In Port Race gets underway tomorrow, Saturday 7th July 2012. Even though their victory in this eleventh edition of the Volvo Ocean Raceis guaranteed, Franck Cammas and his men won't be mere onlookers on Saturday!

Sail World

Volvo Ocean Race skipper ratings: who's off to the bank and who's going to the ...
Loved by race followers for his honest, articulate (and golf-laden) 'just a three iron away from Camper' updates. Read (pictured below, right) was blessed with a decent boat and a fantastic crew who sprang back valiantly from the gut wrenching ...


Volvo Ocean Race: Azzam's final port of call has arrived
The National
'So many things have to happen', says skipper Ian Walker, but the final in-port race is Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing's last chance at some consolation glory in the Volvo Ocean Race.

The National

Volvo race festivities continue in Galway
Irish Times
Yesterday was United Arab Emirates day at the Volvo Ocean Race festival, and Emirati nationals were proudly displaying their raptors, signing names in Arabic and exhibiting one of two Arab racing dhows. The dhows had been flown into Shannon in bubble ...

Nikola Girke Olympic sailing Q&A
Vancouver Sun
The International Sailing Federation's decision to drop windsurfing from the 2016 Olympics was a huge. . . .

Sailing siblings Zach, Paige Railey off to London
Yahoo! Sports
From Yahoo! Sports: When it's time to line up to march into the stadium for the opening ceremony of the London Olympics, Zach Railey will make sure little sister Paige is at his side.

Taylor Swift sailing with the Kennedys
Boston Herald
Is it Summer Lovin' for Taylor Swift and political scion Patrick Schwarzenegger? The big buzz on the interwebs yesterday was that the yee-haa princess, 22, got rather cozy with young Patrick, 18, the son of the Kennedy clan's Maria Shriver and Arnold ...

ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships – Laser Radial fleet preview
Sail World
At just 18-year's old Murphy will not only bring her knowledge of her home waters to the regatta, but her big event experience, that cannot be rivalled. Murphy first sailed at the ISAF Youth Worlds in 2010 before heading to the inaugural Singapore 2010 ...

Weymouth & Portland - Out-of-London venues
China Daily
Weymouth and Portland already had world-class sailing facilities, but some enhancements were needed to ensure the venue was suitable for the Olympic Sailingcompletion. The improvements to the existing facilities at Weymouth and Portland National ...

China Daily

Olympics role for sailors
Greenock Telegraph
Alastair, who is a human rights lawyer and has been involved in sailing for 15 years, said: "It will be two weeks at the Olympics and back and a week at the Paralympics. It should be quite exciting to be involved in the atmosphere and to see the ...

Exotic Sailing Dhows Join Volvo Ocean Race in Galway
Sailing dhows from Abu Dhabi will bring an exotic flavour to Galway for the Volvo Ocean Racefinale this weekend.

Disabled Helmsman to Sail Green Dragon in Galway at Volvo Ocean Race Festival
Former Paralympic sailor Feargal Kinsella will realise the dream of a lifetime when he sails on the Green Dragon in Galway Bay.

Scene set for spectacular sailing action
Galway Independent
Tens of thousands of people are expected to throng Salthill and the Galway coastline tomorrow, Saturday, to watch some of the world's fastest and most spectacular sailing boats in action on Galway Bay – just 600 metres from the shore. The final In-Port ...

The season of sailing
The Australian
WITH his curly black hair, thick beard and earrings that glint in the north Queensland sun, Shaun Watson, skipper of the sleek 11m catamaran Aristocat, looks every inch the pirate king.

Kiteboarding: The Future Olympic Champions
For the current world number one male and female kiteboard racers -- Johnny Heineken and Katja Roose -- the news that the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) had made their sport of choice an Olympic event was met with both celebration and ...

SAILING: Royal touch at STENA Match Cup
New Straits Times
The royal couple took time out of their busy schedules to enjoy the world class sailing action on one of Sweden's premier island destinations, a short transfer from Gothenburg. Sultan Mizan is a keen supporter of his home Tour event, the Monsoon Cup in ...

Tall ships sailing into Newport
Turn to 10.com
RSS Text Size Print Share This. Home / entertainment / attractions /. Tall ships sailing into Newport. Gazela, Rhode Island. Credit: NBC 10 News. The Gazela sails into Rhode Island on Thursday, July 5, 2012, for the Ocean State Tall Ships Festival in ...

Students aim for smooth sailing
Sailing class students pull their sailboats onto shore Thursday at Lake Hefner in Oklahoma City. The students are from Camp Chaverim at Temple B'nai Israel.

Chicago's mast appeal
RedEye Chicago (blog)
Take a racing sailboat out onto the rolling waters of Lake Michigan with Carrie Carmada and other Chicago Sailing instructors at Belmont Harbor, and you'll get some of what you might expect.The.

Volvo Ocean Race organisers had to change to keep budgets in check, says ...
Until now the Volvo Ocean race has been primarily about the design and build of the boat, whereas the focus will shift to the sailors, management and teamwork. This more than anything else would draw me back to sail a third race. This will mean more ...


Guess Which Grammy Award Winner Spent Her Fourth of July Sailing with the ...
Vanity Fair
From world affairs to entertainment, business to fashion, crime to society, Vanity Fair is a cultural catalyst that drives the popular dialogue globally.

Vanity Fair

Four seasons: Kamerer, Mitcham sail to regatta wins
Canton Repository
Tim Kamerer and Steve Mitcham rode a dying wind to victory in the recent Atwood Cup Regatta. Kamerer won the Racer/Cruiser I division of the charity race; Mitcham won the Cruiser II division.

SL16 World Championship – GBR youth sailors dominate
Sail World
The Youth sailors, who will represent RYA Volvo Team GBR at the Four Star Pizza ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships 2012 in Dublin, dominated the regatta on the opening day with a resounding four bullets to cement their position at the top of the...

Sail World

US Junior Women's Singlehanded Championship Begins Monday in Chicago
US SAILING (press release)
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. (July 6, 2012) – US Sailing's 2012 US Junior Women's Singlehanded Championship is coming to the “Windy City” July 9-11 for three days of racing on Lake Michigan. Chicago Yacht Club welcomes a fleet of 50 sailors from around the ...

Sailing | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
By nobody@flickr.com (a100tim)
Well here I am in the BWI Airport at @ 10 PM Eastern Time on the 4th of July I spotted this display before I went to pick up my rental car. I just had to take a shot. Then the horror began. Travel tip #1. DO NOT, I repeat DO NOT go on a trip and ...
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Sailing better with SAP hightech on board
By Thomas Leonhardi (SAP - Head of Global TV Media Relations (EMEA)
SAP TV has been at Kieler Woche – a huge gathering of sailing ships of all sizes and on land the biggest festival in northern Europe. Many regattas and match races took place. The Sailing Team Germany also trained for the Olympics in ...
Making of SAP TV

Deep Green Wilderness Summer Marine Science and Sailing ...
By Amanda Holloway
Deep Green Wilderness, Inc. owns and operates the historic sailboat Orion as a floating classroom for students of all ages. They offer a variety of programs designed to introduce students to the thrill of classic sailing and encourage ...
National Ocean Sciences Bowl (NOSB)

Team Open Sailing – Jerome Sammarcelli – 7/6 1200 ...
By ladonna
From Nik: Jerome had a rough night last night with very little wind. He ended up taking the main down and just sailing with the jib. This morning he realized the mast head spinnaker had gotten lost up the mast. With the boat on autopilot and ...
Singlehanded Transpac
Butterfly Nationals July 17-19 » Grand Rapids Junior Sailing ...
By admin
Butterfly Nationals July 17-19. Start planning now to head north for the 2012 Butterfly Nationals. This year's regatta will be hosted by Crystal Lake Yacht Club on Crystal Lake in Frankfort, Michigan. Experience Pure Michigan sailing at its' best.
Grand Rapids Junior Sailing Associati...

WORLD TOUR STORIES - Taru and Alex sailing around the world ...
By World Tour Stories
One of them is Nautilus Sailing. Nautilus introduces and teaches adventurous younger people (20-45) how to sail in beautiful places around the world. Their clients are surfers, kitesurfers, rock climbers, fly fisherman, kayakers, skiers... Half of ...

Turkey to Greece and or Greek Islands Sailing | Europe Forum ...
By Jasmine_North
Anyone know of reliable/affordable company that charters crewed sailboats from Turkey to Greek Islands and/or just around Greek Islands? I am looking for a week long adventure, for 4 adults to explore the islands in end of May of 2013.

The Best Spot- Since 1996 - Sailing Sweden
By Fabian Bengtsson
Sailing Sweden took a trip to the island of Klåverön, which lies next to Marstrand with cliffs overlooking the racecourse. There, a gang of experienced match race fans have found a spot unlike no other. Anders Rydén has been coming to the ...
Sailing Sweden

Southern Chesapeake Sailing with SailTime Virginia Beach
Now you can sail affordably in the Southern Chesapeake region with our unique, flat rate membership program at Virginia Beach. Lessons available.

Urban sailing at Hamburg's top spot, Hamburg - Gidsy
Ahoy! Hamburg is one of the world's most livable cities due to the numerous parks and water-ways, first and foremost: the Alster. Isn't it awesome: A lake right in t ...

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