29 March 2013

BVI Spring Regatta, March 25-31 (video)

BVI Spring Regatta , West Indies - March 25-31, 2013 bvispringregatta.org 
From Nanny Cay Marina, Tortola, 150 boats compete across three courses.

Sailing - MacGregor relishing test in new boat
Yahoo! Eurosport UK
The 26-year-old skippered the British women's match racing team at the London 2012 Olympics last summer, sailing on the Weymouth shores as the world champion from 2010. However, having also won silver at the worlds in 2011, things didn't quite go to ...

Yahoo! Eurosport UK

New lease leads to new sailing program
Two sailing schools are looking for room on Charlotte Harbor--and there is only room for one. The launch of a new sailing program is sending a long-time school scrambling for a new location. Logan Boucher and his sister, Kyra, learned to sail at the ...

NESS celebrates a year of sailing as science
The Westerly Sun
New England Science & Sailing program director Mary Horrigan, right, shows a group of students a model of how a wave works... NESS celebrates a year of sailing as ...

Asher lays out 49er plans for Rio
BBC News
Sailing: Nic Asher lays out 49er plans for Rio Olympics. By Chris Osborne BBC Sport East. Two-time world champion Nic Asher will begin his campaign for Rio 2016 next week in a new class of boat. Asher, 28, has quit the 470 class for 49ers after missing ...

BBC News

Top sailors & Race Partners confirmed for Britain's favourite yacht race
BYM News (press release)
J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race Three of the world's finest offshore racing sailors and Team GB's Paralympic sailing Gold Medallist have signed up for this year's J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race, organised by...

Sperry Top-Sider® Charleston Race Week Bigger Than Ever
BYM News (press release)
“We're very fortunate to have one of the most desirable sailing venues in the country,” explained Event Director Randy Draftz, who has been involved with the regatta for nearly a decade. “In addition, Charleston's hospitality is unsurpassed. This city ...

Omanis shine on day one of GCC sailing
Oman Daily Observer
As the wind clocked to the right hand side of the course throughout the afternoon, the sailors were forced to stay tuned in with its movement, and that is one of Musannah's great challenges, it means that the sailors must race right until the very end ...

Oman Daily Observer

2013 Fujian City Cup Sailing Race to kick off in Xiamen on May 31st
What's on Xiamen
Meanwhile, 2013 China (Xiamen) International Aquatics & Outdoor Products Fair will be held simultaneously at the Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Centre, with a huge range of aquatics and outdoor products for sailing, diving, fishing ...

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