21 June 2013

'New Toys' with Max Sirena - AC UNCUT video

'New Toys' with Max Sirena - AC UNCUT - YouTube: "Published on Jun 21, 2013 AC UNCUT's Genny Tulloch catches up with Luna Rossa skipper Max Sirena to hear about challenges the Italian team faces against the clock in this 34th America's Cup, and the anticipated arrival of 'new toys' in the coming days. "

America's Cup: Protagonists believed to be well apart on key issues
Sail World
After the fatal Artemis capsize, the organisers of the 34th America's Cup, the Golden Gate Yacht Club quickly put together a Review Committee, who met but were unable to put their names to any specific recommendations. Instead that task fell to Regatta ...

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America's Cup: Törnqvist takes the helm of Artemis AC45
Sail World
Artemis Racing's owner, Torbjörn Törnqvist, touched down in San Francisco this week, where he spent time with the team—working out, taking part in dive training, and sailing on the AC45 (even notching a new speed record). It was Torbjörn's second ...

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Allure of America's Cup defies pre-race tragedy and turmoil
The Phuket News
Phuket Sport: Allure of America's Cup defies pre-race tragedy and turmoil. SAILING: The 34th America's Cup, the world's oldest international sporting trophy, has run into rough water even before the competition begins in San Francisco Bay.

America's Cup: Am-Cam video AC72's play dodgems as they blitz the Bay
Sail World
John Navas presents another excellent piece of extended (20 minutes) Am-cam video from San Francisco Bay, as the AC72's of Oracle Team USA and Emirates Team NZ, play dodgems with a myriad of other traffic on the harbour from kayakers and cruisers ...

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Real-time technology vital during America's Cup racing
San Francisco Examiner
The Java developer and Oracle Team USA crew member is using personal electronics like smartphones and tablets to give his side a high-tech edge in the upcomingAmerica's Cup regatta between the most advanced sailboats ever built. The tech-savvy ...

Sailing Sardinia and Corsica- An enticing mix of French and Italian
Sail World
The north coast of Sardinia between Tavolara and Santa Teresa Gallura is stark, rocky and the sea a distinctive emerald green but commanding of respect by navigators. It is also important to sail this coast at the right time of the year because when ...

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LYC sailing camps get underway June 24
Cape Gazette
Photo by: Ron MacArthur Lewes Yacht Club sailing instructors are in back (l-r) Ann Williamson, Kristin Schaen, Bryan Whittington, Spencer Houck, Matt Bower and Ben Fairer. In front are Ben Nefosky and Alex Stein. Not in the photo are Ben Watson, Maddie ...

Cape Gazette

Preparations for sailing championships nearing completion
Royal Gazette
Bermuda will host the international regatta involving 180 youth sailors from 20 countries July 3-11 and will be represented by a 20 member squad that includes top end sailors Chase Cooper, Benn Smith, Ceci Wollmann and Campbell Patton. Bermuda's ...

Saundersfoot Sailing Club
Tenby Observer
A modest but select group of our members competed, with Andrew Williams (Laser) and Peter Bower with Mick Lightwood (Tempest) sailing the Saturday races against stiff opposition, particularly from the Tenby RS200s and their strong Osprey fleet.

Sailing: Mike Playle takes Seavet Open
Northampton Herald and Post
However, he won the third and was away quickly to win the final race before most of the competitors had realised the wind had backed, making it impossible to even sail along the start line. “I had two strokes of luck,” said Playle. “My main adversary ...

Northampton Herald and Post

Patinyakorn to make Thai sailing history in Transpac
The Nation
At 29, Patinyakorn has already achieved much in the sailing world, with recent successes in Asia's leading regattas - the Phuket King's Cup, Top of the Gulf and Samui. "Sansiri's aim is to construct a life not just a building, and having seen ...

The Nation

Cherbourg tester as Weymouth Sailing Club celebrates centenary
Dorset Echo
WEYMOUTH Sailing Club (WSC) is celebrating its centenary anniversary in 2013 with a host of exciting events lined up to mark the 100-year milestone. One of the biggest events of the summer is the annual race to Cherbourg, which is taking place today.

Sailing in the Whitsundays
The Age
Sailing in the Whitsundays (01:21). Get a feel for sailing in the Whitsundays. Footage courtesy of Lucid Media/Tourism and Events Queensland. 20/06/13. Queensland: Just the bare necessities. Elephant Polo. Up next... Is this the world's strangest sport?

The Age

Sports Comment: Backe pushed limits through sailing
One of the first phone calls I received after taking over as sailing writer for The Capital came from Don Backe. Backe introduced himself, welcomed me aboard and urged me to write an article about Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating — the non-profit ...

Dublin Bay Sailing Club (DBSC) Results for 20 June 2013
BENETEAU 31.7 Echo- 1. Avalon (R.Conan/J.Fox), 2. Magic (D.O'Sullivan/D.Espey), 3. Extreme Reality (P.McSwiney/E.O'Rafferty). BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Avalon (R.Conan/J.Fox), 2. After You Too (Michael Blaney), 3. Magic (D.O'Sullivan/D.Espey). CRUISERS ...

Sovereign's Cup & 1720 Euro Sailing Instructions Here!
The sailing instructions for next Wednesday's Sovereign's Cup at Kinsale Yacht Club are now available. As this year's Cup incorporates the 1720 European Championships, two separate sets of sailing instructions have been produced. Both sets are ...

Grand Bahama Sailing Club is hosting it's 2nd annual Mix-UP Regatta
Grand Bahama Sailing Club is hosting it's 2nd annual Mix-UP regatta this weekend.Sailing will take place over Saturday and Sunday in the Banana Bay / Discovery Bay area. Feel free to come out by boat, or even the beach, to cheer on Freeport as they ...
New look Falmouth Classics sailing event a success despite bad weather
This is Cornwall
VIKINGS lined up with members of Admiral Lord Nelson's Navy to provide a fascinating parade of vintage sailing at Falmouth during the new-look classics event. Organisers said moving the Falmouth Classics from August to the Sea Shanty Festival weekend ...

South Coast Championship and Edinburgh Cup - Dragons head to Weymouth
Sail World
The International Dragon fleet is assembling in Weymouth for the 2013 South Coast Championship and Edinburgh Cup, supported by Aberdeen Asset Management, which get underway this weekend at Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy ...

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This weekend, celebrate Summer Sailstice on the solstice
Sail World
One weekend a year, we get together to capture a global 'picture' of the world of sailing. Who's sailing, where are we sailing, what are wesailing. Look closely at Summer Sailstice and you'll see tallships and small ships. Fast ships and slow ones ...

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Inaugural Nacra 17 World Championship set for The Hague
Sail World
Starting on Sunday July 21st, 2013 and running until Saturday July 27th, the first ever Nacra 17 World Championships bring the global Olympic top of multihull sailing to The Hague, Netherlands. With one month to go, there are now fifty entries from 22 ...

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Finn win for John
Isle of Wight County Press
John Barnes, far left, leads the fleet in one of the races of the Classic Finn National Championships in Roadford Lake. SAILING EAST Cowes sailor John Barnes won the Classic Finn National Championship at Roadford Lake Sailing Club earlier this month.

SA Sailing name Youth World Champs team
Post (subscription)
Johannesburg – South African Sailing have announced a team of seven to compete at next month's ISAF Youth World Championships. Alex Burger, Brent Hayward, Daniel Lawrence, Marcello Marcia, Ryan Robinson, Dominic van der Waldt and David Wilson ...

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Sailing challenge a success for two crews
Shetland Times Online
“We are sailing a lot together. This is my 22nd time. I do not come every year, as sometimes it doesn't fit, but it's always nice to come to Shetland.” There was no doubt the secret of the crew's success, either, all of which are looking forward to ...

Shetland Times Online

Just the bare necessities
Brisbane Times
There's something forcibly peaceful about sailing, about the shape and colour of the ocean in different sunlight, the secluded bays and the fact that there is frequently no mobile reception. You simply have to switch off. One night I slept for 11 hours ...
A Cup of Caen: Of Cats and Cups
Huffington Post
And you get up and take a shower and get lunch and come back and the boats were pretty much in the same place, and that was peoples' thoughts about sailing." Mind you, if anyone was going to stick their heels in and bark about the move to these boats, ...

Team GAC Pindar and RHKYC set sail
Sail World
The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club (RHKYC) and global shipping and logistics service provider, GAC have further enhanced their commercial partnership . . . logo now placed on the Team GAC Pindar Extreme 40 Sailing Series boat. This boat is ...

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Charter Your Laser Dinghy for European Championships
This year's championships on Lake Hourtin - northwest of Bordeaux in France - were dominated by continental sailors, with Germany's Philipp Buhl taking the Laser Standard prize and Alicial Cebrian claiming the women's Laser Radial championship for ...
Sail Townsville – Countdown is on
Sail World
The countdown is on for Queensland's new premier Sailing event, Sail Townsville. Hype is building and entries are flowing in for the event that will be held at the Strand August 24-September 3 2013. This inaugural event is a culmination of the ...

Under Way: Ed Gifford's Photos Celebrate the Glory of Sailing
The Sag Harbor Express
It's fair to say that Ed Gifford has always been enamored by two things — boats and photography. “Growing up in New York City on Riverside Drive, I loved watching the barges and the tugs on the Hudson,” recalls Gifford. “I saw the Macy's fireworks ...

The Sag Harbor Express

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