20 July 2014

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 video; America's Cup chaos

Chase a Dream | Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 - YouTube:
Mark Towill knows that life is too short to live for someone else, so at age 25 he didn't join a Volvo Ocean Race Team, he and his best friend created one. This young Hawaiian wants you to share in his love for the sea and his sport, ocean racing. (June 10, 2014)

Sailing - Next America's Cup thrown into chaos - Yahoo Eurosport UK: "Organisers said on Saturday that Australia's Hamilton Island Yacht Club has withdrawn its Team Australia challenge for the 35th America's Cup event, which is to be sailed in 2017 in either San Diego or Bermuda. "The America's Cup organisers have received notification from the principals of Hamilton Island Yacht Club of their intention to withdraw Team Australia from the 35th America's Cup," America's Cup Event Authority chief executive Russell Coutts said in a statement."

Mackinac yacht race sets sail
More than 300 boats are sailing in the 106th annual Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac.
more info: http://www.cycracetomackinac.com/
Results by Section: http://competitor.cycracetomackinac.com/results.cfm
Results by Division: http://competitor.cycracetomackinac.com/results-overall.cfm
Tracking: http://us.yb.tl/chicagomack2014

The Guardian

Sailing-America's Cup Challengers of Record Australia withdraw
... Island Yacht Club has withdrawn its challenge for the 35th America's Cup event, which is to be sailed in 2017 in either San Diego or Bermuda.

The Straits Times

Sailing: Singapore's Loh Jia Yi, Jonathan Yeo world champions at ISAF Youth Worlds
The Straits Times
Singapore sailors Loh Jia Yi (left) and Jonathan Yeo were crowned world champions after winning the boys' 420 event at the Isaf Youth Sailing World ...

Sports Scene: Ransom Everglades sailing competes in two regattas in England
Sailors from Ransom Everglades School, along with Coach Gonzalo Crivello, traveled to England to compete in two regattas with British high schools.

Sailing Charity Secures Funding For Young People To Be Part Of New Youth Panel
Motor E magazine
Sail training charity Challenge Wales, which runs Wales' Tall Ship, has secured funding to set up a Challenge Wales Youth Panel and is now looking ...

Youth sailing event brings competitors from near and far
Daily News - Galveston County
KEMAH — The six-day long Texas Youth Race Week sailing event entered its final day Friday, capping off a marathon of three regattas in one week.

Portsmouth News

The joy of sailing
Portsmouth News
Now celebrating its 80th anniversary, Portsmouth's Victory Class Sailing Club has a long and vibrant history. Lindsay Walsh meets the men and ...


Sunfish North Americans sail at Bay-Waveland YC on July 28
SUN HERALD FILE Participants sail in the last race of the 2003 Sunfish North American Championships held at Bay-Waveland Yacht Club in Bay St.

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