30 March 2013

BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival 2013 video

BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival 2013 video- The first day of serious racing as the fleet saw some challenging conditions in the Sir Francis Drake Channel.

Step up for Kiwi Olympic sailing hopefuls
New Zealand's unbeaten 49erFX skiff crew face the ultimate test at the sailing World Cup regatta in Palma, Spain, starting tomorrow. Alex Maloney and Molly Meech are one of two crews to have dominated the class since last year's announcement that it ...

Sailing: 2013 Argo Group Gold Cup Date Set
Match racing in Bermuda for The King Edward VII Gold Cup is recognized as one of the classic heritage events on the Alpari World Match Racing Tour. The 11th annual Renaissance Re Jr Gold Cup will also be sailed October 10-13 in Bermuda.


Sailing starts
The sailing clubs include the MDI Sailing Center, the Northeast Harbor Sailing School, the Bar Harbor Yacht Club, the Seal Harbor Yacht Club and the Little Cranberry Yacht Club. Young sailors will be able to use a modern new fleet of 420 sailing ...

Reservoir used to be sailing hotbed
San Angelo Standard Times
A 1981 photo in the Standard-Times showed two people on windsurfers gliding in toward the shore on Twin Buttes reservoir. At that time, the north pool of Twin Buttes was a focal point for sailing in the West Texas area. Catamarans, sailboats and ...

Beijing sailing champion Pippa Wilson to return in Majorca
BBC Sport
She tried out alternative classes, including a 470 partnership with eventual 2012 silver medallist Saskia Clark, before stopping sailing. "I just didn't have the motivation emotionally or physically to give the campaign what it deserved," said Wilson ...

BBC Sport

Morrison adamant lows can lead to highs this year
Eurosport.com AU
... probably the next regatta in Hyeres. "But come later in the summer at Sail for Gold in Weymouth, and the European Championships, by then we'll hopefully be up to a better standard and can look to lay down a bit of a marker." © Sportsbeat 2013 ...

Choate Sailing's Second Wind: Navigating a New Program
The Choate News
The Choate Sailing program has experienced a second-wind since its revival two years ago. From 1990 to 1992, sailing was a competitive interscholastic sport at Choate. However, the program was terminated because it demanded too many resources for a ...

Fabulous conditions continue as OK Dinghy fleet complete practice race
BYM News (press release)
After a thorough morning briefing by PRO Kevin Wilson (AUS), the sailors enjoyed a taster of the awesome week that hopefully lies ahead. But departing from tradition, the conditions were so good that most of the fleet completed the race. They came ...

Not all smooth sailing in the Three Peak's Race
Yahoo!7 News
There has been drama in this year's Three Peaks Race with a yacht running aground and its skipper needing to be rescued. This morning the yacht Whistler ran aground near Flinders Island and its skipper David Rees was thrown overboard, before being ...

Yahoo!7 News

Spot the Difference' for your chance to win a Henri Lloyd goody bag
BYM News (press release)
The Henri Lloyd goody bag will include Henri Lloyd's latest 100% waterproof dry bag - all essential pieces of ...

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