08 June 2013

Sailing on the Sea of Cortez with Cabo Sails (video)

Sailing on the Sea of Cortez with Cabo Sails from Bill Thomas on Vimeo.
Beautiful day sailing at Land's End on the Sea of Cortez with Cabo Sails in Cabo San Lucas Mexico

America's Cup: Artemis will race, but regatta reduces race days to four a week
San Jose Mercury News
SAN FRANCISCO -- Sweden's Artemis Racing team, recovering from a tragic capsize last month that killed a crewmember, confirmed Friday that it will compete in theAmerica's Cup regatta but will likely start several weeks late as it makes sure its second ...

Artemis to miss early America's Cup races
America's Cup syndicate Artemis Racing will miss the opening races of the challenger series while it continues to recover from the fatal capsize of its first boat last month. Artemis says in a statement that it plans to launch its second boat in early ...

Artemis in race to make America's Cup start line
The Independent
Andrew 'Bart' Simpson's team, the Swedish America's Cup challenger Artemis Racing is to try and take part in the elimination trials which start in San Francisco in four weeks, but they do not expect to be able to race until up to a month after that ...

Dispatch from Ensenada: Inside the world's largest international yacht race
Past participants included celebrities and great sailors alike, such as actors Humphrey Bogart and Buddy Ebsen, the late Steve Fossett, America's Cup winner Dennis Conner, and Walt Disney Co. scion Roy Disney. Nautical memories. For 9-year-old Jake ...The Newport to Ensenada International Yacht Race makes that claim because it begins in California and ends in Mexico. The regatta offers vistas of mountains meeting the sea and ends in Mexico's wine country, where Ensenada produces 90% of the nation's wine.. . .

Sailing - Artemis to stay in America's Cup but start regatta late
Yahoo! Eurosport UK
Sweden's Artemis Racing said on Friday it will remain in the America's Cup sailing regatta following Andrew Simpson's fatal accident last month, but that it will not be ready in time for the start of preliminary races scheduled for early July. Reuters ...

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Sailing - Bithell bouncing to get back to action at Weymouth
Yahoo! Eurosport UK
Stuart Bithell admits he is champing at the bit to competitively return to the Weymouth and Portland waters this summer – the scene of his greatestsailing moment to date an Olympic silver medal from London 2012....

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Normandy Sailing Week - Fantastic time had by all
Sail World
At Normandy Sailing Week, 'Fantastic, perfect, great', the superlatives certainly weren't lacking among those racing in the event this evening as they headed back to the pontoon in Le Havre's port. Glorious sunshine, twenty knots and rough seas saw the ...

Sail World

Around the sailing clubs, Friday, June 7, 2013
Isle of Wight County Press
REDWINGS, one-designs, supporting motorboats and RIBs enjoyed a very successful inaugural trip to Itchenor last weekend, in glorious conditions. On Friday evening, Andrew Eddy (Plover) beat Richard Jessel (Flamingo) in the Redwings, with Mark Grz ...

Sailing Center Launches Progam
Alameda Sun
Alameda Community Sailing Center (ACSC) is launching a summer youth program to introduce a whole new generation to the thrill of sailing. ACSC's initial program will be a one-week sailing camp for children ages 8 to 13 with little or no sailing experience.

RIVERSIDE: Summer sailing classes for youth available
The Riverside Community Sailing Program provides an opportunity for youths ages 11 through 16 to learn sailing. Safety and knowledge for a lifetime of boating enjoyment is the goal for the class. Classes are held at the Izaak Walton building (across ...


RYA partners with John Merricks Sailing Trust for OnBoard programme
Sail World
The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) is happy to announce the John Merricks SailingTrust (JMST) as the Official Charity Partner for the RYA OnBoard (OB) programme. JMST seeks to help young sailors and youth sailing organisations to achieve their goals...

Melges 20 Audi Sailing Series ready for Portoferraio action
Sail World
The 2013 Audi Melges 20 Sailing Series is organized by B-Plan Sport&Events in full collaboration with the International Audi Melges 20 Class Association and Melges Europe. A maximum of six races are scheduled over the next two days. The remaining ...

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Craven Sailing Club's Push the Boat Out Day a big success
Craven Herald
Club members helmed boats and gave advice on how to start sailing. “We've had very positive feedback from visitors and look forward to welcoming them back as members,” said Al Cass, the club's Commodore. “I think people were surprised at how much fun ...

Craven Herald

Pistakee Yacht Club rebrands, invests in sailing school
Northwest Herald
Instructor Cortney Kingsley, 17, of McHenry watches as children operate sailboats outside of the Pistakee Yacht Club on Monday, June 3, 2013. The sailing school at the Pistakee Yacht Club will begin classes on June 17th. There are classes for children ...

St. Mary's College of Maryland sailing team second at nationals
So Md News
Fourteen of the top sailing teams from across the nation converged on the waters of Tampa Bay, Fla., to take part in the ICSA/APS Team Race National Championships, which occurred May 25 to 27, to crown a national champion. The St. Mary's College of ...

IRC Small Boat Regatta to take place at Island Sailing Club
Sail World
Following last year's successful launch of the IRC Small Boat Regatta, focused entirely on small keel boats with an IRC rating below 0.960 and less than 35 feet long, this year's event is sponsored by SailSpy (www.sailspy.com), the GoPro camera sailing ...

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Palmer's student praised by Sailing legend Dame Ellen MacArthur
DAME Ellen MacArthur admits the courage of Palmer's student Ashleigh Hall proved inspirational as they sailed together recently at the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. A-level student Ashleigh was diagnosed with a ...


Bithell bouncing to get back to action at Weymouth
Eurosport.com AU
But it is all change as Bithell returns to the south coast for the Sail for Gold Regatta as he has since parted company with Scotsman Patience and is now sailing in a new boat as he looks to go one better at Rio 2016. Bithell is now paired with Chris ...

Sweden's Artemis to stay in America's Cup but start regatta late
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Sweden's Artemis Racing said on Friday it will remain in the America's Cup sailing regatta following a fatal accident last month, but that it will not be ready in time for the start of preliminary races scheduled for early July.

Return of Solo sailing attracts bumper field
This is Somerset
HOWARD Sear ensured honours from Sutton Bingham Sailing Club's first Solo Open Meeting stayed on home waters with a commanding display on Sunday. A resurgence in interest at the club and the efforts of fleet captain Adrian Neal saw the club field 11 ...

Mirror Dinghy Initiative Aims to Introduce Racing Without Pressure
#mirror – A Mirror dinghy Bronze and Silver (B&S) Fleet event is a development of the innovative Bronze Fleet event introduced a few years ago to make it easier for new sailors to get involved in Mirror Sailing at national level. The intention is that ...

David Butler receives Hanson Medal for Lake Lewisville Rescue
Sail World
The Arthur B. Hanson Rescue Medal is awarded by US Sailing's Safety-at-Sea Committee to any person who rescues or endeavors to rescue any other person from drowning, shipwreck, or other perils at sea within the territorial waters of the United States, ...

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