22 February 2014

LIVE Singapore Day Three, Extreme Sailing Series™ 2014



LIVE Singapore: Day Three - Extreme Sailing Series™ 2014 - Scheduled for Feb 22, 2014
(sailing video above) Extreme Sailing Series results and standings here.

Shuffling the pack ahead of the penultimate days racing at the Extreme Sailing Series™ in Singapore » Extreme Sailing Series: "Alinghi stamp their dominance, taking the lead after two days on the Marina Bay Stadium – despite narrowly avoiding a capsize! - The fleet battle a huge wind range with gusts up to 24 knots funneling through the surrounding skyscrapers and across the race track. - A night in the pitlane for Realstone and Oman Air after a huge collision leaves both boats bruised.  - Groupama sailing team win the Aberdeen Challenge Trophy...."

SAILING: Willis joins Patience for 470 glory bid
Dorset Echo
The 30-year-old Willis, who won the 470 World Championships in 2006 and 2008 with former helm Nic Asher, had been sailing with two-time Olympic silver medallist Nick Rogers during the 2013 season up until the World Championships in August.

Hobart ups the ante at Farr 40 Nationals and damage occurs
My Sailing
On competing at a home fixture Hunn says they are enjoying hosting and sailing against the top teams on local waters. Other than tactician David Chapman and bowman Wulf Wilkens, both from Sydney, the entire crew was born or lives in the Tasmanian ...

European sailors gaze longingly south at Les Voiles de St Bath
My Sailing
With winter storms continuing to batter the coast of Europe, the Caribbean sailing season is already well underway in the warmth of the trade winds with the first regattas taking place in Antigua, Barbados and Grenada. Many of the regular competitors ...

Le Mans start gets Clipper boats underway for the next leg from Singapore to ...
My Sailing
The Clipper race to China's Olympic sailing city is one of contrasts. The fleet is still suffering with steamy temperatures, fairly calm seas and light winds, but once it reaches Taiwanese waters it can expect the winds to increase to 30 to 40 knots ...

Sailing the seas in a luxury submarine
Telegraph.co.uk
Could it be that luxury travellers are tiring of the reliably lavish but occasionally homogenous experiences provided by the world's best grande dame hotels? Offering truly distinct experiences, an increasing number of entirely unique hotel rooms have ...

Australians with repair work to do after tough opening day at Extreme Series
My Sailing
The opening Act of the 2014 Extreme Sailing Series began today in Singapore under the gaze of the cities soaring skyscrapers, where eight races produced six different winners. The Swiss flagged Realtstone were the form team, executing a consistent ...

Extreme Sailing Series 2014 in Singapore. This is not a rehearsal.
Sail World
Today produced the opening strokes of the Extreme Sailing Series 2014, the original stadium-racing-high-adrenaline-right-in-front-of-the-crowd sailing event that started back in 2007. Sure, Singapore is never going to turn out the sort of crowds that ...

British team at the America's Cup: smooth sailing?
CNBC.com
Much has been said of Olympic sailing gold medalist Sir Ben Ainslie's ambitions for the America's Cup and his plan to raise $100 million for a team at the world's most prestigioussailing event – but is a British team at the America's Cup a realistic ...

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