17 August 2014

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Knife Fight sailing video

Knife Fight | Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 -
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Knife Fight sailing video above - Five Volvo Ocean 65s on one starting line.(Aug 12, 2014)

Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race"Jens Kellinghusen's Ker 51, Varuna crossed the finish line of the 2014 Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race at 12.10.32 BST on 17th August 2014. Varuna is now in first place in IRC overall, with a number of yachts still to finish. Varuna's time, corrected under IRC, puts the German yacht in an extremely strong position to win the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race."
More info: http://roundbritainandireland.rorc.org/home.html
Tracking: http://roundbritainandireland.rorc.org/2014-fleet-tracking.html
Round Britain and Ireland Race Twitter feed via johnthecrowd.com

The National

Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing and Azzam win Round Britain & Ireland Race
The National
It was not all plain sailing for the ADOR crew on board as two members were hurt during the race. Bowman Justin Slattery injured his ribs while ...

Chicago Grand Slam (August 15-17) Info and Results

Reliance House sailors get sea legs on Thames River, dock in Norwich
Norwich Bulletin
Members of the sailing club partnered with Capt. Richard Lathrop, who operates a nonprofit organization called Sea-Legs. Sea-Legs provides the ...

North Devon Journal

Sailing voyage around UK completed by terminally ill mum-of-three after burst appendix forced ...
North Devon Journal
They sailed anti-clockwise, with friends joining them for various legs of the trip, and had reached the West coast of Scotland when disaster struck at ...

Daily Mail

Man Rescued Trying To Sail To US In £300 Dinghy
Sky News
The man, who was alone on the sailing dinghy, refused help when an RNLI lifeboat arrived and kept saying: "I am going west." After refusing ...

Sail World

18-foot Skiffs take center stage in San Francisco
Scuttlebutt Sailing News
Casey Smith, who first sailed on one as crew for winner Jack Young of Australia in 2005, said, “It will be hard to go back to sailing anything else.

ISAF praise Rio 2016 sailing venue but remain concerned about pollution levels
Praise but more work to do, is the verdict of the ISAF after the first International Sailing Federation (ISAF) head of competitions Alastair Fox has praised ...

Roth: Hospice regatta adjust sails for cause
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Bob MacIntyre was sailing home from Kingston, Ontario, aboard his 33-foot sloop Double Shot when he pulled into Henderson Harbor on the eastern ...

Coast Guard tows disabled sailing vessel off Cape Ann, Massachusetts
BOSTON — Coast Guard search and rescue crews are towing a disabled sailing vessel about 80 miles east of Cape Ann, Massachusetts, Saturday.

Reliance House sailing partnership builds teamwork
For Kimberly Miller, 53, of Norwich, learning to sail aboard the Interim did more than prove she has a steady hand with the telltale lines. It taught her ...

Jordan High School Landlubber Learns, Leads Sailing Club
Gazette Newspapers
Ariyana Williams, a 16-year-old student at Jordan High School, decided to conquer her fear of boats this summer and take part in the Panthers at Sea ...

more sailing news below (@ web version link below for mobile)

Caribbean Safety and Security Net

sailing - Google News

America's Cup - Google News

More Sailing News

ISAF sailing - Google News

Rolex sailing - Google News

US sailing - Google News

Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race - Google News

Vendee Globe - Google News