Cowes Week regatta: Sailing starts despite low winds - BBC News (8 Aug 2015): "Boats sail from all over the world for Cowes Week and as many as 100,000 people are expected to visit the island for the event, which started in 1826. Classes including Etchells, SB20s, and J/70s started shortly after 13:00 BST but others were postponed. Low wind delayed the start, but stronger wind is expected later..."#cowesweek Tweets
Boat protest over pollution in Brazil's Olympic Guanabara Bay sailing venue
Yachts and fishing boats have sailed into Rio de Janeiro's Olympic sailing venue to protest the authorities' failure to tackle severe pollution. Olympic ...
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Rio water pollution protest ahead of Olympics trials - BBC News
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