Extreme Sailing Series Day 3. Act 7 - Nice, France. *LIVE*
Extreme Sailing Series Day 3. Act 7 - Nice, France. *LIVE* - Live coverage from day 3 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ - Act 7, Nice. Join us as we stream *live* from the race course. All the action from the last few hours of racing on Saturday, October 20--1400 CEST (12 noon GMT) 8:00 am EDT (US)
Extreme Sailing Series Day 2 - Damages, man overboard, action aplenty
Day two of Act 7 of the Extreme Sailing Series in Nice, France was a full pressure day as the gusty conditions, short courses and reaching starts tested some of the world's best sailors to their limits – including current Series leader Leigh McMillan ...
Sailing solo around the world
Like no other sport, solo sailing pits a lone human against the elements, with the dice loaded heavily in favour of nature. The inflexible conditions that govern a solo, non-stop circumnavigation require Tomy to traverse at least 21,600 nautical miles ...
Solo sailing with the FT: Alex Thomson
There's not a lot of room down here, is there?” says Alex Thomson, with huge understatement. We're below deck on an Open 60 boat, moored in Haslar Marina before we take it out into the channel off Hampshire. The vessel, the Hugo Boss, is identical to ...
Melges 32 Sailing Series heads to Napoli
It's been nearly three months since the fourth event of the Audi Melges 32 Sailing Series took place in Malcesine (Lake Garda). The final event of the Series is back, ultimately rounding out the 2012 International Melges 32 racing calendar. During the ... Sail World
ON THE WATER: Show Evolves Into Strictly Sailing
It features some of what the old show had — new and used boats shown in the water for sail and charter, as well as displays of and about sailing gear, rigging and accessories as well as sailing charters, travel and related services. ... the regatta ...
"Sedov" Sailing Ship Continues Its Voyage
The Voice of Russia
As part of the round-the-world voyage of the “Sedov” sailing ship, the local residents have taken part in the international contest for the knowledge of the history of the Russian fleet. The idea to “prepare” Latin Americans for the visit of Russia's ...
The Voice of Russia
Sailing Club looks forward to 2013
Club Commodore Craig Robinson told the Review: “Now, with six volunteers trained and eager to put their new teaching skills to good use, this is a sailing club that is really going places and not just blowing in the wind. Email to a friend; Print this ...
Extreme Sailing Series: opening day in Nice cancelled
"This is some of the windiest conditions we have sailed in but the biggest problem was the waves," said SAP Extreme Sailing Team's Danish skipper Jes Gram-Hansen on coming ashore. "They were pretty big and that made it quite scary to do the bear-aways ...
Around the sailing club, Friday, October 19, 2012
Isle of Wight County Press
Despite fine weather, there was a disappointing turn-out for the weekend's sailing, although five Illusion helms much enjoyed the skills and drills session on Saturday morning that was run by RYA Racing Coach Julian Pearson. This is the second year ...
America's Cup Catamaran Capsizes in San Francisco Bay
In September of next year, the America's Cup, one of sailing's more prestigious races, will be held in the San Francisco Bay between defending champion BMW Oracle Racing and the Royal SwedishYacht Club. It's a very serious race, so it shouldn't come ...
Yachting: Gale-force winds help set Coastal Classic record
New Zealand Herald
Gale-force winds have helped TeamVodafone Sailing set a new record in the Coastal Classic yacht race - and forced several teams to withdraw before the race even began. Race director Jon Vincent said the windy conditions at yesterday's start of the race ...
All girls on deck for sailing
All girls on deck for sailing. JAMES BRESNEHAN | October 19, 2012 12.01am. IF girls just want to have fun, Hobart trio Sally Rattle, Caroline Walker and Colleen Darcey are about to have a blast sailing their new sportsboat this summer. The three best ...
Summit will explore growth in sailing
At Sail Melbourne sport and industry will join forces to explore continued growth in sailing following on from Australia's Olympic success at the 11th International Sailing Summit (ISS) to take place at Sandringham Yacht Club on December 3 as part of ...
Sailing club invites youth to try hands on the water
My Daily News
The Tweed Valley Sailing Club (TVSC) is a volunteer run sailing club spreading the word that sailing is not an elitist sport; it is good old-fashioned family fun. Tomorrow the club is hosting a Junior Sailing Day and on Sunday they are having a race ...
Action in — and out — of the valley
Napa Valley Register
The latest America's Cup regatta on San Francisco Bay was held Oct. 2-7, and, again, the Napa Valley Vintners had a hospitality tent at the America's Cup Village on the Marina Green for those who wished to take a break from watching the regatta and to ...
Artemis Racing Boat Damaged During Tow Testing
Artemis Racing, stationed at Alameda Point, is the Challenger of Record for the 34th America's Cup. Artemis Racing competes in the America's Cup World Series, RC44 Championship Tour and Vulcain Trophy and represents the Royal Swedish Yacht Club ...
Oarsome move for Cook
The Canberra Times
Page has been helping to launch the Discover Sailing program around Australia. Canberra was the next stop on his post-London tour. The Canberra Yacht Club has the third biggest junior participation rate in Australia with about 800 children testing the ... The Canberra Times
ISA Newsletter | Broadly Boats News
By News Editor
A well deserved second place went to fellow Baltimore Sailing Club member and 2012 ISA Junior Champion, 17 year old Fionn Lyden with the bronze going to the 2011 champion George Kenefick from Royal Cork Yacht Club. Read more…
Broadly Boats News
LIFE AS A HUMAN – Choosing the right sailboat
By DeCaptain - Lance Gettler
Sailboats have been rigged with a large variety of sail plans ever since man began going to sea. Writing about the history of boat rigging and the various sail plans could fill multiple books. For this article we're only going to discuss modern ...
LIFE AS A HUMAN
Bon Voyage, Tyche! | Let's Face the Music
The swing keel provides stability and minimum leeway while sailing close to the wind, yet minimal drag when running. It's very handy in shallows since significant keel is still exposed below the hull when fully retracted; it provides good stability ...
Let's Face the Music