15 April 2013

Extreme Sailing Series Act 2 Singapore video highlights

Extreme Sailing Series Act 2 Singapore video highlights - Marina Bay in the heart of Singapore was beating to a different rhythm this week with the Extreme Sailing Series in town. Round two of the 2013 global tour saw eight Extreme 40s racing in the shadows of some of the most spectacular architecture in the world, including two of the nations top sailors on board local entry Team Aberdeen Singapore. Over 4 days and 23 races, Morgan Larson's first event as skipper of Alinghi could not have gone better, putting in a empathic performance to claim a well-deserved win.

Next stop: Act 3: Qingdao, China - May 2-5 

Milestone podium achievement for SAP Extreme Sailing Team
BYM News (press release)
Over the weekend, a closely fought battle played out in Singapore as eight sailing teams wrestled with light and shifty winds and intense heat on Marina Bay in the heart of the financial district. Act 2 of the Extreme Sailing Series turned out to be a ...

ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres marks return to action for China's Lijia Xu
BYM News (press release)
Over 800 sailors across ten Olympic and two Paralympic events will sail at ISAFSailing World Cup Hyères from 22-27 April 2013. After regattas in Melbourne, Australia, Miami, USA and Palma de Mallorca, Spain, ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères will bring...

Poole Yacht Club triumphs at British Keelboat Academy Inter Club Challenge Cup
BYM News (press release)
A team of young sailors from Poole Yacht Club has won this weekend's inaugural British Keelboat Academy Inter Club Challenge Cup (Saturday 13 April). The event was hosted by the Royal Southern Yacht Club, Hamble, on behalf of the British Keelboat ...

Q&A with Björn Hansen, Hansen Sailing Team
World Match Racing Tour
He is one of the most experienced sailors on the Tour. His accomplishments include being twice winner of both the Korea Match Cup and Stena Match Cup Sweden. His Hansen Sailing Team consists of trimmer Phillip Kai Guhle, bowman Mathias Bredin, ...

Brooklyn Dogs Can Now Go Sailing
A locally based dog walking company, Brooklyn Bark, goes beyond a stroll in the park by offering sailing trips for Brooklyn's four-legged friends. "Dogs adore the motion of the boat and the wind," said Helen Bowers, a dog walker. "They come home happy, ...

Cruising Along With The OASIS Sailing Club
Corona del Mar Today
Linda Boulton, the first female commodore of the OASIS Sailing Club, recalls her introduction to sailing in 1969 when she and her husband were invited by another couple to sail from Oxnard to Catalina on a 50-foot Ketch. “It was my first sailing ...

Corona del Mar Today

Sailing volunteers needed in city
PORTSMOUTH — Volunteers are needed on the gundalow Piscataqua, a replica of thesailing barges that once plied the waters of the tidal region, carrying cargo and connecting towns. A variety of positions — including deckhands, educators and greeters...

Legacy sailing on despite court woes
KeysNews.com (registration)
Former Wall Street mogul Peter Halmos smiled as he stood on the aft deck of his 158-foot, $30 million refurbished, custom Italian sailing yacht Thursday, hardly looking like a defeated man. Despite federal civil court records stating otherwise, Halmos ...

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