12 May 2014

Sailing to Monterey (video)

Sailing to Monterey (video above) "Pacific Cup practice sail on the Schumacher 46 Surprise from San Francisco to Monterey on May 10th, 2014. After a surfy fractional spinnaker run for several hours in 20-25 kts, the wind built to 30s gusting 40 by the time we hit the dock."

BBC Sport - Sailing: Giles Scott & Ed Wright wins European Finn gold & bronze: "....Scott's victory on Friday came on the first anniversary of British Olympian Andrew Simpson's death during a training session for the America's Cup in San Francisco Bay. "The Finn sailors and officials all gathered at 9am this morning and [jury chairman] John Doerr said some very nice, emotional words and we had a minute's silence," said Portland-based Scott. "It was a fitting way to remember 'Bart'. He was a bit of a counsellor to me - he'd offer his advice and I'd always take it on board. As everyone knows he was seen as a pretty wise man.""

Sailing in Marin: The 80-foot Freda B to race Sausalito Yacht Club's Women's Skipper Regatta
Marin Independent Journal
Outside of her usual charter work, Freda B takes to the bay just a couple of times a year to race, sailing in the Master Mariners Regatta (hosted by ...

SAILING: Stylish finish for champion Scott
Dorset Echo
GILES Scott, seemingly not content with his unassailable lead heading into the final day, finished his regatta off in style with another race win. This was ...

Dartmouth, Bishop Stang sailing don't mind if you don't know much about what they do
Dartmouth High students work to right their boat during a competition between Bishop Stang High and Dartmouth High sailing teams at the New ...

Sailing couple plot their own course
Tasmania Examiner
"We moved to Sydney which has lots of waterways and sailed there for a while before looking around for a bigger boat so we could go off-shore," she ...

Oman Sail announces Sailor of the Year awards
Oman Tribune
MUSCAT Oman Sail announced the winners of their prestigious 2014 Sailor of the Year awards at a grand prize-giving ceremony attended by an array ...

Spectacular sailing for race two of CYCA Winter Series
My Sailing
It was a spectacular sunny winter's day for Race 2 of the Land Rover Winter Series 2014, conducted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, with ...

Washington sailors advance to national semifinals
My Eastern Shore
KINGS POINT, N.Y. — The Shore sailors placed eighth in their conference's spring coed dinghy championship regatta last month, sending them to the ...

Close racing at Derwent Sailing Squadron's two-handed series
My Sailing
Three Division 1 boats are tied on 11 points going into next Sunday's final day of racing in the Derwent Sailing Squadron's Quantum Autumn ...

Grand Prix Guyader: Groupama 34 wins! | VSail.info
By Valencia Sailing
[Source: Groupama Sailing Team] After competing in seven races over four days in Douarnenez, Brittany, in what proved to be some lively weather ...

Racing Rules Seminar with U.S. Sailing Judge Mike Brownlee | Potomac River SailingAssociation
By Aaron
PRSA will be hosting a Racing Rules Seminar on Thursday, May 15, beginning at 7:00 pm. The seminar will be conducted by Mike Brownlee, a U.S. ...
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