06 December 2014

Shipwreck of Team Vestas Wind, Morning After, Volvo Ocean Race videos

The Inside Track gets the full story of the shipwreck of Team Vestas Wind from Volvo Ocean Race CEO Knut Frostad. Dec 5, 2014

The morning after hitting the reef. November 30, Team Vestas Wind face the reality of their grounding with an Indian Ocean reef. “Never have we been tested like we were last night”, says skipper Chris Nicholson. Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 video

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Leg 2, Cape Town to Abu Dhabi updates: 
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Volvo Ocean Race official website
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Ben Ainslie and Adrian Newey join forces in America’s Cup bid | Sport | The Guardian"The most successful sailor in Olympic Games history is to join forces with Formula One’s most decorated designer in a bid to win the America’s Cup. The quadruple gold medallist Ben Ainslie and Adrian Newey, who has helped several F1 teams win numerous drivers’ and constructors’ titles over the years, are to pool their considerable expertise for the 2017 race...."

Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Queen's University: Sail Canada Sailor of the Month
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While Leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race continues to provide sailing enthusiasts with endless hours of distractions at work, at home and the wee hours of ...
Queen's Sailing Team - Sail Canada

Courier Mail

Extreme 40s sailing to make a splash on Sydney Harbour
Courier Mail
The series was created in 2005 to unabashedly sex up sailing, which fails to connect with many due to it being seen as a sport of the wealthy, or given ...Extreme Sailing Series

My Sailing

Foiling Week: Where flying and sailing meet
Scuttlebutt Sailing News
The Foiling Week is the first and only global event dedicated to the amazingly fast foiling boats, their sailors, designers and builders. The first edition ...

Boston Globe

Mayflower II sailing out of Plymouth for restoration
Boston Globe
Plimoth Plantation and Mystic Seaport said Thursday they will jointly repair and restore the Mayflower II, the replica of the ship that brought the Pilgrims ...

The SandPaper

Despite Hurricane and Hallucinations, Former Island Resident Sets SailingRecord
The SandPaper
The world record: longest solo, unassisted dinghy sailing journey. The existing record was 282 nautical miles, and he went 283. This record, now a ...

My Sailing

Port Phillip sailing arena almost open for ISAF Sailing World Cup
My Sailing
The clock is ticking down to the start of the Southern Hemisphere's leading internationally graded Olympic event, the ISAF Sailing World Cup ...
Port Phillip Sailing Arena Ready for ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne - International Sailing Federation


Wounded vets set sail in weekend race

Sail World

Australian Sailing's 'Medal Maker' awarded Order of Merit
Sail World
This week the Australian Sailing Team and Yachting Australia congratulate multiple Olympic and World Champion medal winning head coach Victor ...

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