23 October 2012

Youth Is Reshaping a Sport of Experience

Youth Is Reshaping a Sport of Experience
New York Times
By the time Nathan Outteridge won a gold medal in sailing for Australia at the London Olympics this summer at 26, he was already flying high as a helmsman for Team Korea in the America's Cup World Series. When he considered his options this fall, at...

New York Times

All hands on deck! Friends of Swampscott Sailing to host pirate party
Wicked Local
The Friends of Swampscott Sailing hope that you can join them for their second annual pirate party on Saturday, Nov. 10. Last year's party was a blast! So, grab your parrot and eye patch (full pirate attire is encouraged) and come to the Swampscott ...

Busy Sailing Competes in Four Regattas
Harvard Crimson
On the weekend that marked the midpoint of its season, the Harvard sailing team competed in four separate tournaments in New England in one of its final tune-ups before the qualifiers for the Atlantic Coast Championships. The team placed in the top 10 ...

Vessels Warned Against Sailing In Stormy Seas
Manila Bulletin
MANILA, Philippines --- The Philippine Coast Guard yesterday ordered shipping vessels and the sea-going public, particularly fishermen, to be barred from traveling at sea in areas under public storm warning signals as tropical depression "Ofel" may ...

J's Enjoy Close Sailing- Solent's Winter Series
J/Sailing News (blog)
(Hamble, England)- The second weekend of the Garmin Hamble Winter Series, which incorporated the first weekend of the Lewmar Hamble One Design Championships, saw some champagne sailingconditions. Bright sunshine and 8-12 knots of breeze ...

A sailing adventure she'll never forget
Wetaskiwin Times Advertiser
Winfield area resident Jen Mooney sits aboard her boat, Little Bo Peep. She took part in the Biennial Singlehanded TransPac, a race of about 2,225 nautical miles from San Francisco Bay to Hanalei Bay on the Hawaiian island of Kauai, earlier this summer ...

Sailing boats dwarfed by giant ship
Shields Gazette
Sailing boats dwarfed by giant ship. Published on Tuesday 23 October 2012 12:37. THE massive bulk carrier Marianne Stoeger dwarfs the tiny sailing boats in the mouth of the Tyne as she glides towards the North Sea. Sid Gibson, of Hylton Road, Jarrow,...

Shields Gazette

RS Continues To Make Headway In China And Oman
International Sailing Federation
Omnia Marine in China have recently selected RS training boats for their aim to supply the best boats to new sailing centres opening during the fast building introduction ofsailing in their country. Omnia examined the options around the world and ...

International Sailing Federation

The Wave, Oman Air clinch podium spots
Times of Oman
NICE: Four race wins on the final day was enough to secure Pierre Pennec's crew on Groupe Edmond de Rothschild victory at the Extreme Sailing Series, Nice for a second year in a row. The bigger picture remained highly positive though for Oman Sail's ...

TT Olympian Lewis now sailing teacher
Trinidad News
THE London Olympics was an eye-opener for Trinidad and Tobago sailor, Andrew Lewis, who is now passing on his knowledge to sailing enthusiasts throughout the twin-isle on a special project organised by the Sport Company of Trinidad and Tobago.

Strictly Sail Long Beach attendance jumps 130%
Boating Industry
“Building a foundation this year with key organizations in the sailing industry combined with NMMA's marketing and communications resources, we anticipate Strictly Sail Long Beach to be a mainstay for the sailing community and Southern California ...

"Armenia" sailing vessel charms visitors of the Isle of San Lazzaro, Venice
Notwithstanding, it has already been one year since the sailing vessel stopped there, but the interest towards it does not stop growing. In a conversation with "Armenpress" the head of "Mesrop Mashtots" expedition Zori Balayan mentioned that there are ...


Sponsorship Boost for UCD at Student Yachting World Cup
#youthSailing – Although funding issues have already forced the withdrawal of two international teams for the 2012 Student Yachting World Cup, Team Ireland from UCD is celebrating a title sponsor in the nick of time for next week's event in La Rochelle ...

Gibson calls for a closer look at rules in sloop sailing
The Freeport News
"You should never leave two buoys that close when the boats are sailing. You can line off with two but after the boats start to sail you should take one up. My boat was in the clear lead and she went around the wrong buoy. By the time the boat ...

Intrepid Jeanne embarks on global sailing bid
Ealing Gazette
JEANNE Socrates set sail this week, as the intrepid pensioner attempts to enter the history books by undertaking an epic solo circumnavigation of the globe. Mrs Socrates, 70, headed out from British Columbia on Monday in her vessel Nereida, bound for ...

Graftons biggest sailling event goes off without a hitch
Coffs Coast Advocate
Grafton hosted its biggest sailing event of the year at the weekend with 31 boats competing over two days in the 2012 Jacaranda Regatta. Visitors from Taree, Coffs Harbour and Big River clubs not only enjoyed the great racing but the spectacular views ...

Defendants in suit over Erie boat explosion claim case is deficient
Two of the defendants in a suit over a fatal boat explosion at the Erie Yacht Club are claiming the case lacks enough specifics to proceed in Erie County Court. The yacht club and one of the owners of the boat, Aaron Hertel, want a judge to strike ...

Classic tough race ahead at Port Dalrymple
Sail World
There is a tough race ahead for teams in the Port Dalrymple Yacht Club Classic this Saturday. The almost legendary race will encompass three tough sailing legs in the Tamar river, from Rosevears to Beauty Point. Team runners will tackle a 13km run, and...

Sail World

Cardiff to bid to host Volvo Ocean Race
Practical Boat Owner Magazine
But, following the city's successful hosting of Extreme Sailing Series this summer, the council pointed to Alicante - the race's start point last year - benefiting to the tune of €89 million (£72million), with more than 800,000 spectators visiting the ...

TV funnymen are among dozens owed Volvo Ocean Race money
Galway News
BY ENDA CUNNINGHAM. TV personalities Dara Ó Briain and the Après Match team are among dozens of people 'left in the lurch' as part of the €400,000 debt left behind by the organisers of the Volvo Ocean Race grand finale, the Sentinel can reveal.

Galway News

Sailing results
Carrickfergus Times
Results for Carrickfergus Sailing Club's Autumn Series (Sunday, October 21) are as follows: Porstmouth Yardstick - 1st, 'Xian' G. Miller; 2nd, 'Slippi Jin' J. Shields and D. McClenaghan; 3rd, 'Nirvana of Rhu', S. Penney. Restricted Sail - 1st, 'Scorpio' B.

Stairway to Heaven
We have plenty of food and water but I would ask the Royal Malta Yacht Club to make sure the bar is fully stocked for are arrival!” For more information: www.rolexmiddlesearace.com.  ...

Iconic Schooner Fitted With Pollution-free Bearings
Nova Scotia's sailing ambassador, the Bluenose II, relaunched September 29, 2012 in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia fitted with pollution-free water lubricated stern tube and rudder bearings. The extensive two-year $15.9 million restoration work was done by the ...

Discover sailing at Bayside yacht clubs
Bayside Leader
Sandringham Yacht Club and others are taking part in Discover Sailing Day on Sunday, November 11. The event allows people of all ages to experience bay waters with guided tours, yacht trips and hands-on sailing classes. The day in run in conjunction ...

Bayside Leader

At 92, Nyack Man Still Loves Sailboat Racing
Henry learned to sail “little punts” as a child at the Larchmont Shore Club, but he developed his enthusiasm for Hudson sailing while navigating a Grumann Canoe which he would regularly sail to Tarrytown for dinner, returning in the late evening. I ...

British sail-trainers on trial over injury/dramatic rescue of novices
Sail World
Jason Manning, director of owners Hot Liquid sailing Ltd, and Captain Charles Sturrock, who was skippering the vessel, face a string of charges relating to safety breaches under the Merchant Shipping Act. The incident: A 23 year old crew member on ...

Sail World

Planning For a Posh Retirement
A new Ferrari has a five year wait list; it could take ten years to get a golf membership at the Addison if you don't buy a house that includes membership rights; and, while you can become a full member of the SD Yacht Club within a couple years, you ...


Three from Sailing Named ICSA All-Academic - DartmouthSports ...
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — The Intercollegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) has announced its 2012 All-Academic Sailing Team, and three Dartmouth student-athletes have been selected. Chandler Salisbury '13 has been named to the Second ...
DBVisions Headline News

WORLD TOUR STORIES - Taru and Alex sailing around the world ...
By World Tour Stories
We are rapidly catching up with the lost days of sailing by quickly moving on once again. See you on our next location. Here's some great, powerful music for sailing that we gladly listen to while underway. I have so much photos and videos ...

Missing yachtswoman tried to employ delivery skipper | Sailing news ...
Missing yachtswoman Ona Unwin, 65, who bought a Moody 31 from a yacht brokers in Falmouth, tried to engage a delivery skipper just hours before setting sail. She was told six hours was not enough notice to find and organise a professional ...
Yachting Monthly News

Weekly Sports Roundup (10/15-10/21) « 06520
By Daniel Sisgoreo '14
Women's Sailing In the last regatta of the regular season this weekend, the No. 1 women's sailing team finished third at the Stu Nelson trophy, maintaining the top-three finishes it held throughout the season. No. 5 Boston College and No.

ORACLE TEAM USA capsize AC72 – epic rescue ... - America's Cup
ORACLE TEAM USA, the defender of the 34th America's Cup, has capsized its giant AC72 catamaran on San Francisco Bay during a training session. No one ...

GW Sailing Places 11th in War Memorial Tune-Up at Kings Point ...
KINGS POINT, N.Y. - Racing at the site of next weekend's War Memorial MAISA Fall Coed Championship, the George Washington sailing team finished 11th out ...

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