In this episode of Antigua Sailing Week (video above) we sail aboard Leopard, the 100 foot canting keel super-maxi, spend the day with an Olympic Medalist in a fleet of 15 identical Sunsail Bareboats and lap the course on Gunboat 62 Zenyatta with her Mexican crew. (Published on Apr 29, 2014)
Antigua Sailing Week Results here more info on Antigua Sailing Week, April 26-May 2, here
Sailing away to gold Northland Independent Community UNSTOPPABLE: Blair Tuke, left and Peter Burling are on the crest of a wave as they race in the 49er series at the ISAF Sailing World Cup regatta in ...
Why Larry Ellison is good for sailing Scuttlebutt Sailing News It's popular to state how sailing needs to appeal to grass roots, and squash the elitist stigma. People think sailing is expensive, what with its yachts, ...
New space in works for sailing team Vermont Cynic Finding a space to call their own has been somewhat of a hardship for the UVM SailingTeam, according to its members. “We're currently located in a ...
Matthew Evans back on land after 40-day sailing expedition for new SBS series | Life and Lifestyle ... themercury.com.au Gourmet Farmer fame is back on dry land with his family after a 40-day sailing expedition circumnavigating Tasmania.... www.themercury.com.au/.../story-fnj64o9j-1226901337309
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Sailing gives Sampson balance Staunton News Leader He knows that sailing has been a key influence in his life, and it's taught him some valuable lessons, such as patience, dedication and responsibility.
Sailing on to Nationals The Connecticut College Voice The Camel sailors have braved a rough and prolonged winter on the Thames River to propel the success of their Fall season into the Spring. The team ...
Extreme Sailing Series™ 2014, Programme Two, Muscat, Oman (video above)
Programme two of the official 2014 TV series comes to you from the stunning Muscat, Oman, where the 11-strong Extreme 40 fleet raced from the 19-22 March. The Arabian waters threw very different challenges at the teams over four days, testing their skills and tactical ability, and after 29 races, it came down to a big breeze, final race shoot out for the winner to be decided. Watch the highlights from a spectacular Act. Next up: Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 3 Qingdao, for the 'Double Star Mingren' Cup, 1-4 May
Go sailing at the RI Boat Show Providence Eyewitness News The Rhode Island Boat Show returns to Providence in May. And whether you're a boating expert or just want to learn more about how to stretch your ...
Missing yacht's skipper 'not a communicator' | Stuff.co.nz: "The skipper of the a missing yacht has been described as headstrong and did his own thing. Bluff Marine Radio operator Meri Leask, who may have been the last person to have contact with the skipper of the 7.5-metre Munetra on April 16, said he ''was not a communicator''. The skipper sailing with two females, believed to be foreign tourists, also only had a hand held radio when he left Bluff in rough conditions, she said. The Munetra left Bluff headed for Preservation Inlet at the southwest of the South Island and has not been spotted or heard from since its departure...." Sailboat runs aground at Catalina Island, 2 injured: "Two people on a sailboat suffered minor injuries, and a third escaped injury, as their vessel ran aground today at Catalina Island. The sailboat ran into rocks off Isthmus Cove, near the settlement of Two Harbors, about 12 miles northwest of Avalon and 27 miles south of Long Beach." more sailing news below (@ web version link below for mobile)
Sailing World Cup Hyères Medal Races - Highlights videos (playlist) above Nacra 17 Medal Race - Vittorio Bissaro and Silvia Sicouri (ITA) took Nacra 17 gold following an Australian mistake which saw them sail the wrong course. Laser and Laser Radial Medal Race - Tom Burton (AUS) overcame Andy Maloney (NZL) in the Laser whilst Evi Van Acker (BEL) fought hard to take Laser Radial gold. Finn Medal Race - Pieter Jan Postma (NED) was the happiest man in Hyères after he picked up his World Cup gold in his career. 49er and 49erFX Medal Race - It was a repeat of the World Cup Mallorca podium in Hyères as Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) walked away with 49er honours and Martine Grael & Kahena Kunze (BRA) picked up 49erFX gold. 470s Medal Race Highlights - Mat Belcher and Will Ryan (AUS) returned to winning ways in the Men's 470 whilst Jo Aleh and Polly Powrie (NZL) made it four Women's 470 wins on the bounce. RS:X Medal Race Highlights - Germany's Moana Delle brought her Olympic sailing career to a glorious end as she claimed gold in the Women's RS:X at ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères.
Piotr Myszka (POL) had Men's RS:X gold wrapped up in advance of the Medal Race. More info: http://www.sailing.org/worldcup
SAILING: Megan bags a bronze in Hyeres
The British Sailing Team secured their first medals of this final leg of the ISAF SailingWorld Cup series, with the Sonar team adding gold to their World ...
Sailing co-op opens hatch
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Van Isle Sailing Co-op will launch its sailing season with an open house Sunday (April 27). The not-for-profit sailing co-op is inviting the public to ...
Captain of sailboat that sank in brutal Atlantic storm tells of harrowing escape | Mail Online: Their ship broke apart and sank about 900 miles northeast of Bermuda - "'We were preparing to die,' sailboat owner Leonard Rorke, 55, of the United Kingdom, told the Coast Guard in a recording posted to the agency's website. He, wife Lisa Rorke, 50, and 29-year-old Henri Worthalter, of Belgium, and a dog named Dexter were instead saved by the crew of a passing freighter.The 49-foot-sailboat Blue Pearl sank Thursday evening after being badly battered from two days of storms, Leonard Rorke told the Coast Guard. 'We were bailing water. It was life and death,' he said in the recording. 'We're very grateful. We are very, very lucky.' The sailboat sank after the bulkhead broke up and the vessel began taking on water, he recalled. 'We had lost everything.' Except for their Jack Russell Terrier."
Yacht missing with three on board - national | Stuff.co.nz: "Two helicopters have been making shoreline searches today around the bottom of the South Island for an overdue yacht with three people on board. The 7.5-metre Munetra left Bluff on April 16 headed for Preservation Inlet at the southwest of the South Island. Police Southland area commander Inspector Lane Todd said the yacht had not been heard from since its departure. It had been due back in Bluff around April 22. Police were alerted two days ago by the employer of the skipper who had not turned up for work. At a briefing last night local fishers told police conditions were quite rough for three or four days after the yacht left Bluff. It was hoped the yacht had found somewhere to shelter out of the weather, Todd said. The skipper was a 33-year-old German who had lived in Southland for a few years. He was thought to have two women with him, although details were still being confirmed...."
2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères, Day 5 Highlights videos above
Collisions and a bubbly, happy Polish female windsurfer are the name of the game in the Men's and Women's RS:X highlights from the fifth day of ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères. Also Peter Burling and Blair Tuke have a healthy advantage in the 49er whilst Evi Van Acker (BEL) was leapfrogged by Tatiana Drozdovskaya in the Laser Radial. Highlights from both fleets on the fifth day.
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Antigua Sailing Week: Final big regatta of the Caribbean season
Scuttlebutt Sailing News: "Antigua Sailing Week kicks off on Sunday with an entry list slightly up on last year of 106 yachts. It features seven days of superb racing from the Guadeloupe to Antigua Race on Friday 25th April to the final awards ceremony on Friday 2nd May. There are over 100 entries for the main event which is the last big regatta of the Caribbean season. Yachts from an astonishing 21 different countries will be taking part from all over the Caribbean, Europe, North and South America, Scandinavia, Russia, Eastern Europe and even Australia. Prior to the regatta, the Guadeloupe Race and the Yachting World Round Antigua Race stand alone as one off races with their own prestigious awards...." more info: Antigua Sailing Week website
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Sailing: Kiwis make moves up leaderboard - Sport - Bay of Plenty Times News - New Zealand Herald
The ISAF Sailing World Cup in Hyeres, France has hit the mid-way mark and many of the NZL Sailing Team continue to inch up the standings with Jo ... www.nzherald.co.nz/bay-of-plenty-times/.../article.cfm?c...
Extreme Sailing 40s head to China's Olympic Sailing City (video above)
In one week the fleet of 12 Extreme 40s, including home nation entry 'Team Extreme Qingdao' will line up on one of the most notorious stadium racecourses on the global tour, at the Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 3 Qingdao, for the 'Double Star Mingren' Cup, 1-4 May. The two Acts raced so far this year have produced two different winners, with the Swiss Alinghi sailing to a resounding victory in Singapore, before defending champions The Wave, Muscat clinched victory on their home waters in Muscat, Oman after a four-way shoot out in the final race, taking the overall Series lead with it. Follow all the action here on JohnTheCrowd.com and on the official Series website (extremesailingseries.com) to find which team will have the edge on the 2008 Olympic waters.
America's Cup: Challenger of Record swaps skipper at Extreme Sailing Series
Scuttlebutt Sailing News: "Team GAC Pindar has named talented young sailor David Gilmour as skipper for Act 3 of the 2014 Extreme Sailing Series™ in Qingdao, China from 1-4 May. Twenty-two-year-old David, son of America’s Cup veteran Peter Gilmour, will take over the reins from fellow Australian Seve Jarvin, who skippered in Acts 1 and 2. The GAC Pindar team had finished in last position in both events. For the 2014 season, GAC Pindar is partnering with Team Australia, the Challenger of Record for the 35th America’s Cup."
Sailing clubs: News and race reports
YOUNG sailors from seven, Plymouth clubs took part in the first RS Feva race training camp of the year on the waters of Plymouth Sound. Twenty-four ...
The Buffalo Harbor Sailing Club
No motors required and their sails full, they quietly glide across the sparkling water gauging their position against the other boats as they race towards ...
Pass the baton - Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 (video above) Frank Cammas is passing the Volvo Ocean Race baton to his trusted Lieutenant Charles Caudrelier, together they won the 2011-12 edition of the race aboard Groupama. We caught up with Franck at the Extreme Sailing Series in Oman where he shared his thoughts. Meanwhile Charles has been busy in Asia putting his new boat and crew through their paces. The Badger Herald · Turning the tide: Wisconsin sailing among elite - The Badger Herald: "...this is hardly an ordinary group of 55 sailors, the number of Wisconsin students claiming spots on the roster of the sailing team. Although that number is closer to 40 in terms of consistently active members, together they make up the biggest team in college sailing. Part of the reason behind that, though, is Wisconsin is not like many college sailing teams, at least not like those teams on the east coast where sailing, squash and fencing are just as much a part of the athletic cultures of the universities as football and basketball...."
SAILING: Women win NE championship Yale Daily News (blog) The Yale women's sailing team brought home the New England Championship title, while the coed sailing team finished its regular season with ...
Sailing: High hopes for Parua Bay champs Northern Advocate "Seeing everyone out there sailing to their best and hopefully having fun is what I'm looking forward to. "All of a sudden it has rushed up on me. But we ...
Corinthian to host Sailing Heals event Wicked Local Marblehead Sailing Heals will host a sunset cocktail party fundraiser at the Corinthian Yacht Club from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 2. Tickets ($50 in ...
PHOTOS: Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta 2014 Scuttlebutt Sailing News ... an eclectic mix of traditionally built yachts, crewed by passionate sailors, gather in Antigua to enjoy spectacular sailing and playful parties ashore.
Port TownsendSailing ... By JK Ten Japanese sailors and one American woman, Linda Weber-Rettie (now Newland) sailednon-stop from San Francisco to Kobe, Japan in June, ... Port Townsend Sailing Association
High School Sailing - St. Francis Yacht Club stfyc.com St. Francis Yacht Club High School Sailing Program. The High School Sailing Program provides an opportunity to sail, race and travel to regattas to ... www.stfyc.com/Default.aspx?p=dynamicmodule...1
Sail-World.com : ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres - Day 2 images by Franck Socha sail-world.com Photographer Franck Socha was on deck for day two of the ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres to capture these images. Enjoy! www.sail-world.com/Asia/ISAF-Sailing...Cup.../121377
Hawaii Athletics - Rainbow Warrior Sailors Host PCCSC Championships hawaiiathletics.com HONOLULU - The University of Hawai`i's coed sailing team takes to the waters this weekend for the Pacific Coast Sailing Conference Dinghy ... hawaiiathletics.com/news/2014/4/21/SAIL_0421145127.aspx
Sailing Placed Second At The Reed Trophy Regatta - Boston College Official Athletic Site bceagles.com The Boston College sailing team placed second at the Reed Trophy this past weekend in Connecticut. The conference championship regatta was ... www.bceagles.com/sports/c-sail/recaps/042214aaa.html
Ground-Breaking Royal Huisman Sailing Yacht CYCLOS III to be Sold Through Unique Blind Bid ... wfsb.com "As any yachtsman passionate about sailing will tell you, CYCLOS III is craftsmanship, innovation and design at its very best," says Head of YPI Sailing ... www.wfsb.com/.../ground-breaking-royal-huisman-sailing-yac...
LAHOWIND | Sailing Blog - Part 31 lahowind.com LAHOWIND | Sailing Blog | Welcome to our sailing blog! ... Jereme+Kim+Oliver the dog, as we attempt to navigate a whole new world of sailing! lahowind.com/page/31/
CALLINAGO - Sailing Vessel: current position and details | MMSI 227275870, Callsign | Registered ... marinetraffic.com Details about ship CALLINAGO (Sailing Vessel registered in France), including current position, voyage info and photos. MMSI 227275870, Callsign. www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/details/ships/227275870
A film introducing a new book that explores the Kennedy family love of a small sailboat and the sea. The 25-foot sloop Victura changed their lives and history too. www.thevictura.com
Antigua Classics: All Good Things Must Come to an End
Scuttlebutt Sailing News: "(April 21, 2014) – "Racing at the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta, sponsored by Panerai came to a conclusion today with the Windward Course, a reaching start with a tricky reverse triangle and a reach finish. The breeze was still in but had moderated enough to allow shifts to make a big impact on performance. Several classes were decided on the last day of racing. The magnificent fleet cast off lines and headed out to the race track for the last time until next year!..."
College Sailing: Wisconsin seeks to compete Scuttlebutt Sailing News The college sailing team rankings are primarily dominated by the New England and Mid Atlantic regions, where well-funded programs have attracted ...
Future Sailing: Wind Assisted Ferries Scuttlebutt Sailing News The same Richard Jenkins who recently, remotely, sailed a 19-foot, wing-and-solar-powered prototype drone from San Francisco Bay to Kaneohe Bay ...
College Sailing: Study abroad, sort of
Scuttlebutt Sailing News: "...Later this week, the squad from the Philadelphia, PA campus will be off to Les Sables-d’Olonne, France, to compete in the world’s largest intercollegiate sailing event, the 46th EDHEC Sailing Cup. The EDHEC Sailing Cup on April 25 to May 3, 2014 is the biggest intercollegiate offshore regatta in the world. The USA will be the most represented foreign country with five teams. Drexel University will be joined by University of Chicago, Tufts (2 teams) and Georgetown. Canada will have two teams: University of Laval and HEC Montréal...."
Huson man dies after sailboat capsizes near Port Townsend: "A Huson man died after a small sailboat capsized Sunday near Port Townsend. Police say 57-year-old Stephen I. Halpin of Huson was sailing with his wife and another woman in a gathering of dinghies known as SCAMP boats when their vessel overturned. Another sailor picked up the three from the water, and they were on their way back to shore when Halpin went into cardiac arrest...."
GW Sailing Excels at America's Trophy Tune Up
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The GW sailing team finished in sixth place out of 20 teams at the Admirals Cup in Kings Point, N.Y., the same site for next weekend's America's ...
Sailing classes for disabled extended Ilkley Gazette Sailors with disabilities will be able to enjoy their hobby more often thanks to Otley Sailing Club and a Lancashire company. Dozens of severely ...
Sailing Papillon: Lullaby and Good Night By Amy Schaefer I keep a blog about our family adventures aboard, and write for sailing magazines ...Sailing Papillon also appears on SAIL magazine's SAILfeed. Sailing Papillon
Edinburgh Leisure- Port Edgar sailing school and watersports centre - City of Edinburgh Council edinburgh.gov.uk Title, Edinburgh Leisure- Port Edgar sailing school and watersports centre. About, Situated on the Firth of Forth just west of the famous Forth Road ... www.edinburgh.gov.uk/.../edinburgh_leisure-_port_edgar_sai...
Spring sailing weekend coming to Annapolis (April 25-27, 2014) | Eye On Annapolis eyeonannapolis.net Rolex Miami OCR Sailing Annapolis Sailing Industry Association members will host multiple events revolving around sailing the weekend of April 25 ... www.eyeonannapolis.net/.../spring-sailing-weekend-coming-to...
Foiler | Sailing Anarchy sailinganarchy.com I took a cab straight to the Dubai Marine Center, and an hour later, we were sailing the sleek carbon cat in 8 knots of Arabian breeze. And 20 minutes ... sailinganarchy.com/tag/foiler/
. 1953 SAILING SCHOOL | XS Sailing xssailing.com MORE SAILING HISTORY - Yesterday, our posting of old sailing films was a hit - from Star and Scow sailing in the 1930's to catamaran sailing in the ... www.xssailing.com/article/1953-sailing-school/
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Ian Williams chasing match racing history
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“I think from, a competitor's perspective, the essence of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour is that it is the best place for a keelboat sailing team to ...
Arbroath marine sailing the seven seas
Bolstered with fresh reinforcements the group have set sail on the 67ft yacht 'HMSTC Endeavour', bound for Cadiz, Spain, some 1,664 nautical miles ...
Wind in sails: Rajni, Sagar make waves
Today, 17-year-old Rajnikanth is a regular on the country's sailing circuit, fostering hopes of qualifying for international events in the coming years.
The Complete Sailing Manual by Steve Sleight · OverDrive: eBooks, audiobooks and videos for ...
Take to the helm with the ultimate guide to sailing Whether you are a novice or an experienced skipper, The Complete Sailing Manual is the practical ... https://www.overdrive.com/media/.../the-complete-sailing-man...
SY ARKONA - Sailing Vessel: current position and details | MMSI 211158610, Callsign DD3988 ...
Details about ship SY ARKONA (Sailing Vessel registered in Germany), including current position, voyage info and photos. MMSI 211158610 ... https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/details/ships/211158610
Youth Sailing Camp Registration Forms - MCCS Quantico - Marine Corps Community Services
2014 Teen Sailing Camp. MCCS Summer Youth Programs. Registration Forms. Name of Camper: Age: Address: Sponsors Name: Sponsors Rank:. www.quantico.usmc-mccs.org/.../YouthSailingCampForms.pdf
One Design #2 : Stockton Sailing Club - Regatta Network
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Contact Information. Event Contacts: firstname.lastname@example.org; Host Venue: Stockton SailingClub: 4980 Buckley Cove Way: Stockton, CA 95219 www.regattanetwork.com/event/8356
Yachts | Saltash Sailing Club
The Sailing Club has many years of experience in running all sorts of races. We have a very experienced officer-of-the-day and line crews. Officers at ... saltashsailingclub.co.uk/sailing/yachts/
Stability of ferries and sailing boats and motor sailers? - Yachting and Boating World
I went on to explain that sail boats often (?) suffer knock downs that lay them nearly flat in the water and they pop up again thanks to big metal lumps ... www.ybw.com/forums/showthread.php?393806...of...