22 August 2013

Louis Vuitton Cup Finals video highlights

Emirates Team New Zealand captures two, leads Louis Vuitton Cup Final 4-1 / America’s Cup: "Upcoming Louis Vuitton Cup Final schedule (best-of-13 series) Friday, Aug. 23: Final Race 6 (1:10 pm PT) Saturday, Aug. 24: Final Race 7 (1:10 pm PT), Final Race 8 (2:10 pm PT) Sunday, Aug. 25: Final Race 9* (1:10 pm PT), Final Race 10* (2:10 pm PT) (* If necessary)"

Battle drums sound across Cardiff Bay ahead of Act 6, Cardiff presented by Land Rover » Extreme Sailing Series: "The towering masts of the Extreme Sailing Series™ fleet dominated the Cardiff Bay skyline today, as eight Extreme 40s took to the water for one final shake down ahead of Act 6, Cardiff hosted by Cardiff Harbour Festival. Gliding round the Bay under bright skies and tactically demanding light airs, today’s series of short preview races came as a final chance for the circuits new faces and old hands to sharpen their swords and polish up their armor ahead of the battle of Cardiff Bay, kicking off on Friday 23rd August at 1400 BST." (Live coverage here on johnthecrowd.com Saturday-Monday (August 24-26)

America's Cup: Sailors join Oracle 'cheating' drama - Sport - NZ Herald News: "The picture is beginning to firm - it now appears two members of Oracle Team USA's sailing crew are involved in the cheating allegations disrupting the 34th America's Cup."

New Lake Forest program brings sailing to those with disabilities
Chicago Tribune
The sky is overcast as Kim Russell, 30, of Evanston, pulls up to the Lake Forest Yacht Club. The driveway is still wet from a morning rain and the wind gently blows waves to shore. The air is thick but not too warm. It's a perfect day for sailing ...

New sailing adventures just beyond Georgia Strait
Vancouver Sun
You can learn to sail in a few days, but it takes a lifetime to master it. The same can be said about B.C.'s vast coast. You can explore it during a week-long cruise, but you could spend a lifetime getting to know all the secluded beaches, hidden coves ...

J/111 FLEETWING Tops Verve Cup Sailing Regatta
J/Sailing News (blog)
(Chicago, IL)- Sponsored this year by AUDI Chicago and SLAM Weather Gear and hosted by the Chicago Yacht Club, the Verve Cup Offshore regatta took place from August 9th to 11th along the magnificent Chicago city front on the azure blue waters of Lake ...

Love, sailing & photos
Love, sailing & photos. ...When Mary Longpre filled out her photographer credential for the upcoming America's Cup, she submitted information about an important ...

Irish Sailing Association launches app designed to save lives on the water
Irish Sailing Association launches app designed to save lives on the water. The IrishSailing Association (ISA) has launched a new app designed to save lives in water. The app enables boat and leisure craft owners to log their voyages directly with the ...

Sailing: Falmouth Week round-up: August 22
This is Cornwall
The Top Yacht in the Bay Fleet was "General Khaos" (Ian Jakeways) and in the Carrick Fleet was "Haggis" the Cornish shrimper sailed by Mark Peek from Rock. The Dinghy top boat was the "49er" of Christopher Thomas of St. Mawes Sailing Club.

US Adult Sailing Championship set for Rochester YC action
Sail World
The historic U.S. Adult Sailing Championship will reveal a new and exciting format for competitive adult women and men sailors this Friday through Sunday, August 23-25, hosted by the Rochester Yacht Club (N.Y.). The U.S. Adult Sailing Championship for ...

Michigan Collects Use Tax On Illinois Resident's Rhode Island Yacht - Forbes: "It looks like John Podmajersky will be paying the State of Michigan nearly $100,000 in use tax on his 65 foot yacht, the Laughing Dolphin, based on this decision of  the Court of Appeals...."

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