14 September 2012

Rolex Swan Cup 2012 video


Report from day 2 of the Rolex Swan Cup 2012 in Porto Cervo, Sardinia, Italy. (In Dutch)


During the Rolex Swan Cup 2012 Highland Breeze was the hostess of all participants from the UK, co-organized by Gaastra. About 120 people came on board after a good first race day.


Rolex Swan Cup - A dynasty of elegant Swan yachts
Sail World
Following directly on from the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, held at the same venue, this year's 17th edition of the event involves over 60 crews from 13 countries, providing four classes of Swan yachts with the perfect environment to conduct a breathtaking ...

Sail World


The cartoonist who kickstarted career in German POW camp
CNN
Editor's note: MainSail is CNN's monthly sailing show, exploring the sport of sailing, luxury travel and the latest in design and technology. (CNN) -- "Cartoons are about doom and disaster -- and you don't get more doom and disaster than in a German ...

US Women's Match Racing Championship - Day One
Women's International Match Racing Association
The first day of racing at the U.S. Women's Match Racing Championship, hosted by St. FrancisYacht Club, was spirited by typical ideal conditions on San Francisco Bay. The six teams competing this year finished the first round robin stage and the first ...

Rochester Yacht Club is hosting sailing championships on Lake Ontario
Irondequoit Post
Quantum Loop Solutions is the title sponsor of the 2012 J-24 World Championships taking place at the Rochester Yacht Club and on Lake Ontario through next Friday, Sept. 21. The regatta started yesterday, Thursday, Sept. 13. More than 100 J-24 sailing ...

SAILING: French boat takes lead in F18 Championships
Long Beach Press-Telegram
Still, they are one of only two entries among 118 from 16 countries in the event hosted by Alamitos Bay Yacht Club to win two races, along with Besson and Laguarrigue, who dropped four points off the pace after finishing 24th in the day's last race, a ...

Yacht Club project nearing its goal
Chronicle Times
As the Cherokee Yacht Club Committee nears its new fundraising goal of $400,000, a few enjoyable events are planned yet this month to put the volunteer group's goal over the top. The group had reached its initial goal of $375,000, but the construction ...

Chronicle Times

Sailing club loss will be felt keenly
This is Leicestershire
I'm writing this letter to make you aware of my deep feelings regarding the untimely closure of Melton Mowbray Sailing Club. The club is a brilliant organisation, which I feel very passionate about, and I believe it is very unfair for an extraordinary ...

Hurricane Boat Lifts sailing smoothly with innovation
TCPalm
Hurricane Boat Lifts sailing smoothly with innovation. By Ed Killer; TCPalm; Posted September 14, 2012 at 12:03 a.m.. Discuss; Print; A; A; A. Share this on Facebook · Tweet this · Email this to a friend. This beamless lift manufactured by Hurricane ...

EXCLUSIVE: America's Cup team looking to train off Lanai
Hawaii News Now
Billionaire Larry Ellison is considering plans to bring his America's Cup-winning racing team to Lanai for training in a move that would bring a huge lift to the island's economy. Sources tell Hawaii News Now that Ellison's representatives are seeking ...

Garmin buys instrument supplier for sailing, yachting markets
Kansas City Star
Garmin Ltd. on Thursday announced the purchase of Nexus Marine AB, a Swedish designer and manufacturer of navigation equipment for the sailing and yachting market. Financial terms were not disclosed. Cliff Pemble, Garmin's president and chief ...

Around the sailing clubs, Friday, September 14, 2012
Isle of Wight County Press
AS often happens in September, the weather gods smile and sailing conditions are at their best. Sunday was no exception at the RVYC as 38 boats took to the water. The largest fleet were the Squibs and 11 boats, including the whole Blamey family in ...

Sailing Summary: Juniors Sail in Fluky Conditions
Newport Beach Independent Newspaper
September 14, 2012 at 1:31 Sailing Summary: Juniors Sail in Fluky Conditions 0 · NB Woman Is 'Pretty Amazing' September 14, 2012 at 1:29 NB Woman Is 'Pretty Amazing' 0 · Martha Stewart Tabs Local Entrepreneur September 14, 2012 at 0:27 Martha ...

Olympic sailing medallist defends kiteboarding in Rio de Janeiro
SurferToday
Double Olympic medallist Rob Davis has been extremely direct over the sailingcontrovery involving windsurfing and kiteboarding, at the Olympic movement. "Too bad the board lobbyists did not muster their troops before the vote, when the first warning ...

SurferToday

Oman Sail to conduct 'Try Sailing' programme
Muscat Daily
You are never too young or old to try sailing and Oman Sail is making it even easier by extending a general invitation to join them on the beach at Shatti al Qurm, jump on a boat and discover for themselves how much fun being out on the water can be.

Preview: Largest Ever Melges 32 World Championship
International Sailing Federation
I am satisfied with the first part of the 2012 season, and the Mascalzone Latino team is ready for the most important appointment of all - the World Championship, organized by the New York Yacht Club. We have been sailing a lot this year in the U.S ...

International Sailing Federation

America's Cup: Emirates Team NZ's Foiling Flypast on the Waitemata
Sail World
Today was the seventh day of testing for the New Zealand team - sailing this time in a beautiful sea breeze far out into the Hauraki Gulf. They returned with a fast run up the Rangitoto Channel, foiling perfectly and looking very stable. The crew work ...

Sail World

Local sailing club hold fundraiser for Dickinson
Royal Gazette
Other clubs that have raised funds to help Dickinson with his medical expenses include East End Mini Yacht Club, North Village Community Club and Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club where he coaches youth sailors. ... Founded in 1986, the MRA is a ...

Silver Millions, Piracy Hostage Couple & World Cup Sailing Students
Afloat (blog)
There is a Dublin-Cork axis to Ireland's attempt to win the Student World Sailing Cup in La Rochelle, France, from October 27 to November 3. University College Dublin's Sailing team will represent Ireland but the ten-strong team includes three Cork ...

A friendship remembered
The Daily News of Newburyport
That done, the newspaper donated a model each year to the American Yacht Club to be awarded to the individual who had done the most to encourage sailing in and out of the Merrimack River. Roy received that award in 1968. I used the yacht club as an ...

The Harbor Report: It's going to be a great weekend on the water
Daily Pilot
I cannot tell you how excited and nervous I am about this weekend's Championship Regatta at the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club. The event will be sailed in Harbor 20s, with the family division taking to the water Saturday and the championships division ...

Swiss sailing team leads Globaltech Formula 18 after two days ...
By AHN
Long Beach, CA, United States (4E Sports) – After two days of intense competition, Billy Besson of Switzerland has taken the lead in the Globaltech Formula 18 World Championship, besting 118 other boats from 13 countries. Besson, together ...
GantDaily.com

Sailing with Handwovens - Beweave It - Weaving Today
By Christina Garton
Textiles have played many important roles throughout history. The first pieces of clothing helped humans survive the elements, and masterpieces like Starry night and the Mona Lisa were painted on humble woven canvas. It was also simple ...
Beweave It

The Michigan Sailing Team: Alumni Regatta a Big Success
By David
After Saturday's successful alumni tailgate and football win over Air Force, the Michigan Sailing Team hosted eleven alumni from as far away as New York to compete in a casual alumni regatta. Alumni teams, together with some current ...
The Michigan Sailing Team

WORLD TOUR STORIES - Taru and Alex sailing around the world ...
By World Tour Stories
So I did write a long post about my almost non existent alcohol consumption, yet I managed to get super drunk two times in the short period of seven days. I am so full of shit. Not to sound like I try to defend myself here, but I do drink much less ...
WORLD TOUR STORIES - Taru and...

East Gwillimbury CameraGirl: Yacht Club/Reflections
By noreply@blogger.com (EG CameraGirl)
Yacht Club/Reflections. On the south side of Lake Ontario. To enjoy reflections from around the world, visit James at Weekend Reflections HERE. Posted by EG CameraGirl at 5:22 AM. Labels: Weekend Reflections ...
East Gwillimbury CameraGirl

Boats for sale | Sailing news | Yachting Monthly
'We know our readers are passionate about sailing, and all the equipment that goes with it. A lot of hard work has gone into refining and developing this new platform and thanks go to all the departments involved, from the digital development ...
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Offshore Sailing Academy website goes live | WildWeb Blog
By admin
WildWeb has just launched the brand new website of Offshore Sailing Academy, which goes under the domain name yachtsman.co.za. The Offshore Sailing Academy is a proudly Durban based company who have been around since the 70's.
WildWeb Blog

SUP Sailing rules Day 2 at the AWT Hatteras Wave Jam : American ...
By Russ Faurot
SUP Sailing rules Day 2 at the AWT Hatteras Wave Jam · [ 0 ] September 14, 2012 | Russ Faurot. The contest was set up at the Bath House site, just south of the town of Frisco, for day two's competition. Once again the wind was too light for any ...
American Windsurfing Tour

ROYAL CORK SAILORS CLOSE OUT ... - Royal Cork Yacht Club
By Lindaokeeffe
Royal Cork Yacht Club The Royal Cork Yacht Club is the oldest yacht club in the world. HOME · BLOG; SAILING. CRUISERS · JUNIOR SAILING · OPTIMIST · MIRRORS · LASERS · NATIONAL18 · SB3 · MULTIHULL · RS FEVA · WHITE SAIL ...
Royal Cork Yacht Club

Outrigger Sailing Canoes: Ulua by Matt Covill
By Gary.Dierking
Matt Covill is now sailing his Ulua in Long Beach, California. Posted by Gary.Dierking at 11:47 PM ...You can order construction plans for the Ulua, Wa'apa, Tamanu, and T2 outrigger sailing canoes from my main website. However I'll be away ...
Outrigger Sailing Canoe
Ask Slashdot: What Tech For a Sailing Ship? - Slashdot
Razgorov Prikazka writes "There is a lot of technology involved in sailing these days. EPIRB, FHV-DSC, GPS, NAVTEX, Inmarsat, fishfinders/depth sounders, ...
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The Lake Minnetonka Sailing School – A Salute to Volunteers
ISAF Confirms Events For 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition ... Wayzata Yacht Club members and several non-sailing families also provided hospitality for the ...
media.ussailing.org/Latest_News/2012/LMSS.htm

Rolex series sailing race 09-09-12 -9 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Rolex series sailing race 09-09-12 -9. ... Sailboats and sailing (Group) · Boats ( Group) · San Francisco (Group) · California (Group) · California's Bay Area Group ...
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Sea Master Sailing looks back at Welsh debut - Extreme Sailing Series
It was a tense, final race decider in Cardiff at Act 5 of the 2012 global tour, with mathematically 5 ...
www.extremesailingseries.com/.../sea-master-sailing-looks-bac...

Arklow RNLI assists Dutch sailing vessel Indigo
Arklow's lifeboat Ger Tigchlearr was funded through a Legacy from a Dutchman who had lost his wife. Now here we are bringing home an Amsterdam registered ...
rnli.org/.../Arklow-RNLI-assists-Dutch-sailing-vessel-Indigo.as...

SAILING: French boat takes lead in F18 Championships - Press ...
SAILING: French boat takes lead in F18 Championships ... from 16 countries in the event hosted by Alamitos Bay Yacht Club to win two races, along with Besson ...
www.presstelegram.com/.../sailing-french-boat-takes-lead-f18-...

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