06 December 2013

ISAF Racing Heats Up In Melbourne - Day 5 Video Highlights

Racing is heating up at ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne... Check out day five (Dec 6, 2013) highlights in the video above.

ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne Results: http://www.sailing.org/worldcup/results/index.php

News | ISAF Sailing World Cup | Official Site : Bundock And Curtis Power Ahead In Melbourne: "Despite some bleak weather expectations for Day 5 of ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne 2013, Port Phillip turned on the sunshine and all fleets were back in action...."

News | ISAF Sailing World Cup | Official Site : From Oars And Lakes To Rudders And Seas: "Australia's Sarah Cook is no stranger to international competition and racing on the water in pursuit of Olympic dreams...."

Day 4 ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne - Nacra 17 battles
Sail World
The mixed crew Nacra 17 is one of the new Olympic classes that have been selected for the 2016 Olympic Games. This week they are racing for the first time as a part of the ISAF World Sailing Cup Melbourne and the boat park at Sandringham Yacht Club ...

Belcher, Ryan close in on sailing gold
He's been nicknamed the `Black Caviar of the Sea' after winning 17 regattas in a row. And now Olympic sailing champion Mathew Belcher should canter across the finish line for his latest victory at the Sail Melbourne World Cup. The newly-crowned World ...

Team USA mastermind Darren Bundock interested in local Cup tilt
Sydney Morning Herald
Victorious America's Cup coach and tactician Darren Bundock has dropped a strong hint he could join Australia's fledgling bid to win back the famous sailing trophy. The Australian double Olympic silver medallist helped mastermind Oracle Team USA's ...

Leaders fight to consolidate in King's Cup before final day's racing
The Phuket News
SAILING: The fleet set sail following the Royal Thai Navy sail pass on day four of the Phuket King's Cup Regatta in light rain; the first such weather pattern of this week ofracing. The key element though was brisk wind which was constantly shifting ...

Sailmakers' fundraiser for Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation
Isle of Wight County Press
The evening featured raffle prizes including a Go Pro camera, a £150 voucher to spend at Henri Lloyd, a Musto luggage bag, a meal for four at the Pier View and a signed Australian Olympic sailing kit from Artemis Racing America's Cup team head coach, ...

Isle of Dogs sailing club one of UK's top training centres
East London Advertiser
Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre, Westerferry Road, has been a Royal Yacht Association (RYA) Champion Club since 2010 and is considered a 'centre of excellence' for those learning the sport. Designed to lay the foundations for future British ...

Clipper sailing for home
Clarence Valley Daily Examiner
ON ITS WAY: Garry Nehl and Paul Owens celebrate the return of the historic clipper ship City of Adelaide to Australia after a 13-year rescue campaign. Rob Wright. COFFS Harbour has helped to save the City of Adelaide from destruction. The city in this ...

Around the sailing clubs, Friday, December 6, 2013
Isle of Wight County Press
THERE was just enough northerly breeze for the penultimate race of the season last Sunday. Robin Leather soon established a strong lead in the cats and was never challenged, with Carl Blenkinsop best of the rest and Dave Downer third. After some Laser ...

Eichenlaub, Sabots, and Championship advice
Scuttlebutt Sailing News
While the Optimist is nearly the defacto junior trainer on planet earth, there is a 100 mile span in Southern California where the kids sail something else – the Naples Sabot. It's a bit bigger than the Opti, its sail has three corners versus four, and ...

Sutton Harbour to host major sailing event
Insider Media
Thousands of tourists are expected to descend on Plymouth next summer after Sutton Harbour announced it will host one of the world's top sailing events. The AIM-listed waterfront regeneration company revealed it would stage the 45th edition of La ...

Young Perth sailors: improve your skills with Youth Squad training
Sail World
Royal Perth Yacht Club has a strong, successful history in youth sailing. Past Youth Squad members include America's Cup sailors Torvar Mirsky and Kinley Fowler and many other group members have achieved success at local, national and international ...

Laser Masters World Championships - On the brink of an overall victory
Sail World
At the Laser Masters World Championships, the idea that sailing without a hat under a blistering hot sun was harmless, left Jon Emmett sick and languishing deep in the Radial Apprentice fleet, but with one day's racing to go, he is on the brink of an ...

Sailors gear up for island battle
Fiji Broadcasting Corporation
This weekend, the Royal Suva Yacht Club (RSYC) waters will serve as the battling ground for sailors young and old from Suva and Savusavu. It's the 2013 National Sailing Championship and as Suva official Patricia Evers puts it, competition will be ...

Star Sailors League Final - Day 2 for Paul and Austin
Sail World
But the upside is I am getting one hell if a tune-up for the Star regattas I plan on sailingnext spring. The forecast for tomorrow is more of the same. I am pretty fortunate to be down here in the Bahamas competing with all these great sailors! Cayard ...

Crystal goes extreme with new 'Thrill Seekers' cruise
Pensacola News Journal
The line's newest theme cruise, "Extreme Thrill Seekers: Experiences of Discovery" will include lectures from famed "extreme" experts, who will share tales of hunting crocodiles, encountering sharks and sailing in an around-the-world yacht race. It's ...

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