18 December 2013

Sailing for our nation video, Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15

Team Brunel skipper Bouwe Bekking is delighted to be sailing for his nation - the Netherlands - in the upcoming edition of the Volvo Ocean Race. And he's in it to win. This will be the Dutch skipper's seventh participation in the round-the-world race, and the sponsor's third involvement. Brunel's entry into the 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race makes it four teams announced so far.

America's Cup on 2013 Google Zeitgeist video
Scuttlebutt Sailing News
The video quickly cycles through some of the biggest events, newsmakers, celebrity moments, and cultural forces of 2013 – of which the 34th America's Cup was included. GZ ... Launched in 1997, Scuttlebutt provides sailing news with a North American focus.

VIDEO: Outakes from the 2012 Atlantic Cup
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The 2012 Atlantic Cup presented by 11th Hour Racing was the second running of this premier Class 40 sailing event in the U.S. The event featured teams from the USA, France, Germany and Great Britain, with the course beginning from Charleston, S.C. The ...

France plan to take shot at next America's Cup
Independent Community Newspaper
Stephane Kandler, who was part of the last French challenge at the 2007 America'sCup, has been named general manager of Team France, which is backed by the YachtClub de France and the French Sailing Federation. Groupama are the major financial ...

Taking Flight: is Foiling now Mainstream?
Scuttlebutt Sailing News
Foiling has been around for years, but the 2013 America's Cup on San Francisco Bay turned up the spotlight dramatically on a phenomenon that has become exponentially more widespread of late – albeit beneath the radar of many sailors. In 2012 ... new in ...

Team Gilmour bounces back
Sail World
Dave, like Luke and Peter was also straight out of Terengganu, but instead rushing to get down to Sail Melbourne the second event of the ISAF World Cup sailing series to race in the 49er class with his crew Sam Phillips. The grade 1 event had a hot ...

Largest Hobie 16 World Championship, ever
Scuttlebutt Sailing News
More than 365 teams, comprising almost 500 competitors from 27 countries will battle it out in three (3) world championship disciplines: Women's, Youth, Open with two (2) additional disciplines Masters Cup and Grand Masters Cup. ... winds making Jervis ...

Sailing success sees participation soar; Olympic medalilsts meet sailors ...
BYM News (press release)
The success of the Australian Sailing Team at the Olympic Games, the involvement of Australian sailors in the America's Cup and the growing profile of Rolex Sydney HobartYacht Race are seeing increasing numbers of people taking up the sport of sailing ...

America's Cup Winner Peter Isler to Keynote at Continuum's User Conference
4-traders (press release)
He has been involved in every America's Cup since winning it as navigator aboard Dennis Conner's Stars & Stripes in 1987. He has covered five America's Cups for various broadcasters including ESPN and ABC Sports. He is Editor at Large for SailingWorld ...

As The Cup Turns | Sailing Anarchy
As first reported here on SA almost half a year ago, Franck Cammas is moving forward with his usual laser-beam focus on a French America's Cup bid, and an ...

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