01 August 2014

Cowes Week Sailing Regatta August 2-9 (LIVE Twitter feed)

Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week - News: "Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week... this year’s regatta promises action-packed excitement afloat with a shore-side programme to match. This year, Cowes Combined Clubs celebrates 50 years of co-ordinated race management at the 188 year-old regatta, and at least 13 competitors racing this year also took part in the 1964 regatta (the first year of the formation of CCC). Eric Williams of Williams Shipping is one, and these days is frequently to be found towards the top of the leader-board with his Dragon, Ecstatic...." more info: http://www.aamcowesweek.co.uk/

Cowes Week NEWS:

Portsmouth News

Get ready for Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week 2014
Keith Prowse
Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week 2014 is set to get underway this weekend (August 2nd) and will see thousands of fans of all things ...


Cowes Week hopeful of Ben Ainslie Racing's £80 million British bid for America's Cup
Cowes Week hopeful of Ben Ainslie Racing's £80 million British bid for ... and sailors at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week is underpinning a ...

BYM News (press release)

Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week 50th Anniversary
BYM News (press release)
Cowes Week is one of the UK's longest running sporting events, having first taken place in 1826. The aspirational and inclusive sailing regatta is the ...

Island Echo

Island Echo
The “Island Welcome Centre” as it is being known will operate during Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week (2nd-9th August) from within the ...

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Volvo Ocean Race crews to battle in Round Britain test
Sail World
The event, which starts on August 9 and is preceded by Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week, will see five of the new, one-design Volvo Ocean ...


U.S. Sailing not hindered by contaminated Rio bay before test event
The 2016 Olympic sailing venue is contaminated with sewage, but American sailors' training in Rio de Janeiro's Guanabara Bay hasn't been hindered ...

Bognor Regis Observer

Sailing: Races short on distance but not on drama
Chichester Observer
About half of the group will be engaged in sail training to Royal Yachting Association standards from start sailing through to advanced modules of ...

Jeremy Thorp wins Etchells Invitational Cup at Cowes
My Sailing
"It was my first time racing an Etchells," said Thorp, "And they absolutely live up to everything my really successful sailing friends have told me.

Plain sailing for Norfolk youngsters
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
The event was excellently organised by Downs Sailing Club and the National Schools Sailing Association who deserve a great deal of praise for their ...


Two-day shutdown of international sailing 'irresponsible,' Ranker says
Journal of the San Juan Islands
A decision by Washington State Ferries to shutdown the international sailing for two days to remedy disruptions in ferry service near Seattle drew a ...

Sutherland Northern Times

Sailing day announced great success
Sutherland Northern Times
LOCH Shin Sailing Club's first ever training course has been hailed as a great success. The five-day course was well supported by 12 enthusiastic, ...

Sail World

Clean start for 35 boats in Brisbane to Keppel Tropical Race
My Sailing
Peter Harburg's Juan K 70 Black Jack, sailing for the event host club Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron, Yachting Australia President Matt Allen's ...

Tenby Observer

Saundersfoot Sailing Club
Tenby Observer
The continuing brilliant weather is bringing more boats out for the racing each week. Last Sunday, 16 dinghies rigged up to take part in the final two ...

Remembering CJ Buckley
Scuttlebutt Sailing News
The 12th annual CJ Buckley Team Race for the c420 class Team Racing Nationals was sailed out of East Greewich, RI on July 28-30 with 33 teams ...

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