31 August 2012

Extreme Sailing Day 2 Act 5 from Cardiff Wales

Extreme Sailing Day 2 Act 5 from Cardiff Wales - Live coverage from day 2 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ - Act 5, Cardiff. Join us as we stream *live* from the race course. All the action from the last few hours of racing. BEGINS: Friday, August 31, 2012 at 10 am EDT in the U.S.

Anna Tunnicliffe injured during Extreme Sailing Series
The Independent
“This is definitely the type of sailing I want to get into,” said Tunnicliffe, whose match racing event is currently dropped from the race card in 2016. She expects to be fighting for the US place in the new women's skiff in Rio “so I am tuning into ... 

National Sailing Center and Hall of Fame makes progress on future home
Baltimore Sun
All will be honored Oct. 14 in a ceremony at the Southern Yacht Club in New Orleans. They make up the second group of inductees, following an inaugural class that included four-time America's Cup winner Dennis Conner and media mogul Ted Turner, ...

Yacht Club hosts watershed meeting
The Daily News Online
WATERPORT — The Oak Orchard Yacht Club was host to the summer meeting of the Oak Orchard Water Protection Alliance on Aug. 15. Among those present were George Thomas, executive director of Center for Environmental Initiatives (CEI), Genesee ...

America's Cup World Series: Real Sailors Do Not Wear Pads
The sailing team had dues of $500 a year, which included the dock rental fees and the cost of traveling to San Francisco and Santa Barbara. And Hawaii. And Oregon. The last time an America's Cup race happened was 2010, when Oracle founder and ...


Oman basks in European sailing spotlight
Oman Daily Observer
By Conrad Prabhu -. The picturesque port city of Kiel which, much like Muscat, boasts a distinguished maritime heritage, is gearing to host one of the toughest multihull offshore racing events — the MOD70 European Tour — a championship made all the ...

Oman Daily Observer

SAILING | Elis hit preseason high
Yale Daily News
The women's sailing team is coming off a second-place finish at the Intercollegiate Sailing Association Women's National Championships and topped the preseason Sailing World College Rankings, released Monday, with 201 points, a 51-point lead over ...

America's Cup: Oracle Team USA is splashed in San Francisco - Video
Sail World
The wingsail was not fitted for the splash event which is a significant project milestone in any build campaign, as it usually marks the point at which the boat is handed from the build to the sailing support team, meaning the boat is in commission ...

Sail World

London 2012 Paralympic Games - Australian sailing crew ready
Sail World
London 2012 Paralympic Games gets underway on Saturday 1 September and Australia's newest Paralympic sailing crew are ready to take on the world's best in Weymouth and Portland. Colin Harrison, Stephen Churm and Jonathan Harris only began ...

Sail World

Pelican Bay Hotel supports summer sailing camp
Bahama Islands Info
Sailing Club camp instructors. FREEPORT, Grand Bahama -- The 2012 Grand Bahama SailingClub Camp recently came to an end after receiving tremendous community support that allowed many children to be exposed to this relatively new sport to the ...

World-class sailors, Napa Valley wines celebrate America's Cup
Napa Valley Register
The Napa Valley VIP reception Wednesday evening at Club 45 was packed with an international crowd of America's Cup sailors, journalists, sponsors and yachting dignitaries. The same event last June in Newport, R.I., was enjoyable; this one was exciting ...

Harvey Cedars Marina Offers Sailing Rentals
The SandPaper
If you want to find an activity to cool off besides swimming, there's always sailing. But if you don't have a sailboat of your own, you can always rent one at the Harvey Cedars Marina. “As far as I know, we're the only place on the Island that offers ...

The SandPaper

America's Cup: Volvo Champion signs with Italian Challenger
Sail World
Italian America's Cup Challenger, Team Luna Rossa Challenge 2013, has announced that it has finalized a technical and sports agreement with French sailor Franck Cammas, winning skipper of the 2012 Round the World Race and one of the world's top...

Sail World

Marion Couple Wins Sailing Race
Jim and Maura Stewart of Marion teamed up with Doug and Ingrid Scott of Castline, Maine to win the 2012 Stone Horse Builder's Cup on Sunday, August 12. The foursome set sail in Stewart's boat, Pegasus, and successfully navigated the vessel to earn the ...

Park targets GB's first Paralympic sailing medal
Yahoo! Eurosport UK
When we came back everyone sat down and said 'This is just not good enough', both from a sailors' perspective let alone a World Class programme and RYA perspective," said Park, who also manages the highly-successful Olympic sailing team.

Yahoo! Eurosport UK

We are sailing... on very gentle waters!
Blackpool Gazette
Of course, that is sailing at the highest level. You don't get that if you pop to the yacht club at a weekend, which is exactly what people will have the chance to do on Saturday week when the club holds an open day, from 10.30am to 1.30pm. All are ...

Blackpool Gazette

West Briton Sailing round-up
This is Cornwall
Highlights of these for some of the competitors were a trip out racing on a cruiser on Tuesday evening, and trips out on a 29er, with one of the teams competing in their championship at Restronguet Sailing Club. Roseland Regatta weekend. WEATHER ...

This is Cornwall

Yacht Club a "Go" on Repairs
Gulfport Gabber
PASS-A-GRILLE – The St. Petersburg Yacht Club will soon repair or replace its five finger piers and add pilings to its north side-tie dock. St. Pete Beach city commissioners voted unanimously to allow the Pass-a-Grille club to make its improvements.

Royal Varuna Yacht Club sees launch of new Southpoint project
Asia Property Report
This weekend saw the Royal Varuna Yacht Club in Pattaya buzzing with activity, celebrating the launch of Kingdom Property's Southpoint project, as well as the birthday of the company's CEO, Nigel Cornick. The Royal Varuna Yacht Club is located on the ...

Georgetown Coed Sailing Team Ranked No. 1 in Preseason Poll; Women ...
Georgetown University Official Athletic Site
WASHINGTON - Coming off a season that saw the Georgetown sailing program win another national championship, the Hoyas are ranked No. 1 in the country in the Coed and No. 5 in the women's rankings, released by Sailing World. "It's a great honor to ...

Georgetown University Official Athletic Site

US Sailing names Olympic review panel
Trade Only Today
The panel will present its findings and recommendations to US Sailing's board of directors and the Olympic Sailing Committee in consideration for the 2013-2016 Olympic quadrennium. Comments and feedback can be provided to the panel by email at This ...

Muni rolls out waterfront streetcar
Last weekend for the America's Cup World Series, Muni flipped the switch on its long-anticipated E-Embarcadero route. This time though, instead of wheezy, soot-spewing diesel buses, snazzy historic streetcars shuttled tourists and locals along the palm ...


Out sailing - World Tour Stories
By World Tour Stories
We are still waiting for some important things, deliveries, boat equipment etc so we're hanging around this island a few more days. Patience is definitely an art form we've been forced to practice a lot in the past two years. But we're pretty happy ...

Volvo Ocean Race gets new Chief Operating Officer | VSail.info
By Valencia Sailing
[Source: Volvo Ocean Race] Touber, 48, who has significant experience with the Race and withinsailing generally, will report directly to CEO Knut Frostad and will assume operational responsibilities from Race headquarters in Alicante from ...

An award-winning yachtsman's guide to accessible sailing ...
By Katie Rowe
With the Olympics showcasing the best of British and the Paralympics building upon that success, Geoff Holt shares his top three accessible sailing holidays.
VisitEngland Travel Blog

Australia: HMAS Ararat Helps Sailing Vessel >> Naval Today
By Naval Today
HMAS Ararat (LCDR M O'Loughlin) recently came to the aid of a 35 foot sailing vessel while patrolling Australia's maritime borders. The Lady Amber (Captain Peter Madigan), a South African flagged oceanographic research vessel requested ...
Naval Today

By Blue Water Sailing
Ways to Own Your Own Boat • Owning a boat is immensely satisfying. You're the master of your own ship and you can fit it out just the way you want it, then sail it wherever you want to go. The whole experience is incredibly liberating and ...

America's Cup | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
America's Cup World Series San Francisco. ... This photo also appears in. America's Cup (Set) ·Sailing (Set). Tags. AC45 · ACWS · America's Cup · America's ...

Paralympics: Sailing is such as special feeling for John Robertson ...
A MOTORCYCLE accident, which left him paralysed from the chest down, ended RAF technician John Robertson's service career.

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