18 September 2013

New Zealand One Win Away From Taking The America's Cup! Press Conference LIVE (video)

Wednesday racing gave Emirates Team New Zealand 1 win, and the Kiwis only need 1 more to take the Auld Mug back to Auckland. The Second Race Wednesday, Race 12 of the 34th America’s Cup, was postponed to Thursday because the wind was exceeding the 20-knot limit during the pre-start. Press Conference LIVE, Wednesday, September 18, 2013, above at 6:10 pm ET (US), 10:10 pm UTC. More info at americascup.com. Race Replays (Race 11 below) at:  http://www.youtube.com/user/AmericasCup/videos

Racing continues ThursdaySeptember 19, 1 pm PT (US), 4 pm ET (US), 8 pm UTC, LIVE (virtual eye and audio) at americascup.virtualeye.tv. More info at americascup.com.

America's Cup Race 11 Wednesday, September 18, 2013

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The Dartmouth
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Sailors from Cornwall train for Rio Olympics
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Sailors gather for week-long regatta
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Brazilian Extreme Sailing Series season finale venue confirmed as Florianópolis
Extreme Sailing Series: Sept.18, 2013 - The Brazilian city of Florianópolis is now all set to host the 2013 Extreme Sailing Series™ finale between the 14th-17th November, where the conclusive races of the Series will be played out for the overall 2013 ...

Ocean County College to host sailing regatta
Asbury Park Press
TOMS RIVER — The Ocean County College sailing team and the Toms River Yacht Club will host the Middle Atlantic Intercollegiate Sailing Association Qualifying Regatta on Saturday and Sunday. A total of 18 colleges will compete. The top four teams will ...

SA sailors shine at World Champs
South Africa.info
South Africa's Olympic sailors made an impressive return to the podium, claiming bronze in the SB20 World Championships in France over the weekend. London Olympians Roger Hudson and Asenathi Jim joined forces with Sibu Sizatu and Wadi Xamimpi to ...

Torpoint Mosquito Sailing open days
This is Cornwall
TORPOINT Mosquito Sailing Club was thrilled to secure £40,000 funding from Sport England and the Lottery Fund as part of the Inspired Facilities legacy after the London 2012 Olympics. This enabled Torpoint to invest in an upgrade to changing rooms and ...

VIDEO: IWC renews support for global sailing event
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2013 Optimist National Sailing Championship Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
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