08 April 2013

Red Bull Youth America´s Cup 2013 video

Red Bull Youth America´s Cup 2013 video - Shot 100% using the GoPro HERO3 - Five of the best youth sailing teams in the world have qualified for the Red Bull Youth America's Cup following a grueling two-week Selection Series in San Francisco. The 12 crews, from 11 countries, were pushed to the limit as they fought for the right to compete in September's races. National crews from Australia, Germany, New Zealand, Portugal and Switzerland, made the cut to advance to the Red Bull Youth America's Cup where they will meet five crews supported by current America's Cup teams Double Olympic Gold medalists Roman Hagara and Hans-Peter Steinacher, the Sports Directors for the Red Bull Youth America's Cup, made the selections after closely monitoring the teams on and off the water during the two back-to-back selection weeks. 

Maloney claims gold at World Cup regatta | Stuff.co.nz: "New Zealand's Andy Maloney started a busy overseas campaign by claiming gold in the Laser class at the World Cup regatta in Spain yesterday. Maloney headed a strong finish to the regatta from the New Zealand contingent as they claimed three medals. It was a family affair with brothers and sisters in on the medal acts. Alexandra Maloney and Molly Meech won silver in the exciting new 49erFX with Sam Meech claiming bronze in the Laser.With New Zealand's 2012 Olympic stars absent, the effort in Palma shows the growing depth in the Kiwi ranks. . . . "

Sailing legend Jack Sutphen dies at 95
U-T San Diego
It's not unusual in sailing that such a move leads to bitterness. Instead, it led to a friendship of more than three decades between America's Cup legend Conner and Sutphen, who died in San Diego on March 24 at the age of 95. In 1979, Conner invited ...

Sailing Notes: Arnold's Terhune wins J/22 Midwinter title
“It was one of those regattas in which everything seemed to go our way,” said Terhune, a North Sails professional who works out of the Annapolis loft. “We couldn't have gotten a better three days of sailing — warm, good breeze, challenging and fun.” ...

Seven Palma World Cup golds for British sailors
The Independent
“The scoring format has been challenging for sailors, race teams and event organisers alike. It's not necessarily been clear what the desired outcome was, or has been, other than increasing the element of luck in the process. There's a whole heap of ...

The Independent

Belcher, Ryan win sailing gold off Palma
The West Australian
Olympic sailing gold medallist Mathew Belcher has extended his unprecedented 17-month win streak by taking victory at the season's first European World Cup regatta with crewmate Will Ryan. Belcher has won every event he's contested since November ...

The West Australian

Trofeo SAR Princess Sofia - Mapfre : 3 medals for New Zealand at ISAF Sailing ...
BYM News (press release)
New Zealand has won three medals at ISAF Sailing World Cup Palma – the first of the major European World Cup Regattas. Gold to Andy Maloney, Silver to Alexandra Maloney and Molly Meech in the 49erFX and Bronze to Sam Meech also in the Laser.

ISAF Sailing World Cup Palma: US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider Anne Haeger ...
BYM News (press release)
Haeger and Provancha graduated last year from Boston College where they were members of the school's sailing team. They credited that experience. “We knew we had a big college sailing benefit for us,” explained Provancha. “Shifty, puffy, which is ...

World Cup sailing gold to Maloney
3News NZ
Andy Maloney won gold in the Laser class as New Zealand sailors snared three medals at the World Cup regatta off Mallorca. Sam Meech snared a bronze in the same Laser fleet while Maloney's sister Alexandra combined with Sam's sister Molly to win silver ...

3News NZ

Teesdale Sailing Club to host training weekend at Grassholme Reservoir
The Northern Echo
SAIL TRAINING: Teesdale Sailing Club is hosting a training weekend at Grassholme Reservoir, near Mickleton, on April 13 and 14. Training will be to RYA Level 1. Anyone interested should contact 01748-850095 or log on to www.teesdalesc.org.uk. The club ...

44th Trofeo Princesa Sofia Mapfre : Fantastic finale in Palma
BYM News (press release)
A fantastic week of sailing has come to a close in Palma. The 44th Trofeo Princesa Sofia Mapfre – third event in the ISAF Sailing World Cup circuit has delivered great racing conditions and a real test coming into the new Olympic quadrennial. It was ...

Superyacht of the week: Royal Huisman's Kamaxitha
Superyacht Times
With naval architecture designed by Dykstra Naval Architects and warm classic interiors from the drawing boards of Rhoades Young, this exquisitesailing yacht continues the Spirit of Tradition and has, since her launch, shown that she is both ...

Superyacht Times

Tabor's sailing team sweeps Ridge White Classic tournament
Sippican Week
Marion — Tabor Academy's sailing team bested the competition on Saturday at the annual Ridge White Classic tournament. The Seawolves defeated Bishop Stang High School, Milton Academy, and Williams School. Tabor finished with 3-0 wins over the ...

Sippican Week

Three medals for NZ at Sailing World Cup
New Zealand has won three medals at ISAF Sailing World Cup Palma - the first of the major European World Cup Regattas. Gold to Andy Maloney in the Laser, Silver to Alexandra Maloney and Molly Meech in the 49erFX and Bronze to Sam Meech also in the ...

Three medals for NZ at Sailing World Cup in Majorca
Radio Sport
Andy Maloney overturned a massive deficit heading into the medal stage in the Laser fleet, winning both races to beat out Australia's Tom Burton and claim gold. Fellow Kiwi Sam Meech rounded out the podium. Alexandra Maloney and Molly Meech held on ...

Hempel Gosford-Lord Howe Island Yacht Race - Tactical sailing ahead
Sail World
... from Alegria V and Rob Reynold's DK46 Exile. Today will make for intriguing viewing and followers can keep up to date by using the Yellowbrick App or by heading to the Gosford Sailing Club website. Hempel Gosford to Lord Howe Island Yacht Race 2013 ...

Sail World

Alison Young & Giles Scott win gold at Palma World Cup
BBC Sport
Alison Young and Giles Scott claimed gold as Britain's sailors won six medals at the Princess Sofia Trophy World Cup event on Saturday. Young won a tight battle in the Laser Radial class while Scott also relied on clever strategy to win the Finn title.

BBC Sport

Bernie just too good
He is one of Singapore's brightest sailing prospects and has his eye on the second Youth Olympic Games. As expected, Raffles Institution (RI) sailor Bernie Chin dominated the C Division Boys' Byte CII fleet at the Schools National Sailing Championships.


Kinsale to host the World Championship Regatta for Paralympics
Southern Star Newspaper
Kinsale Yacht Club is to host the IFDS (International Federation for Disabled Sailing) World Championships for 2013. This will be the first major Paralympic event following London 2012 with 120 disabled sailors from 20 countries expected to attend the ...

Tasmanian J24 and Dragon Championship - Stiff competition in Hobart
Sail World
Rowlings is Yachting Tasmania's Tackers training co-ordinator, teaching youngsters aged seven to twelve to sail and enjoy sailing in Opti dinghies; yesterday he enjoyed sailing himself in his J24, Another Toy. 'It was a long, but great day of sailing ...

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