29 September 2012

Shore Crew Complexity - Volvo Ocean Race (video)

Volvo Ocean Race: There's a lot to discuss, the shore managers are in town making some big decisions about the way the race will be run.

America's Cup accused of using bad labor practices
San Francisco Examiner
The inquiries were prompted by complaints from local unions crying foul about compliance with the terms of last winter's assiduously discussed labor agreement between City Hall and organizers of the sailing regatta. Instead of paying prevailing wages ...

San Francisco Examiner

Four Seasons: Harvest Moon Regatta draws large fleet to Atwood Lake Yacht Club
Canton Repository
You know the sailing season is winding down in Northeast Ohio when the results from Atwood LakeYacht Club's Harvest Moon Regatta are finalized. Nicknamed the “Ritz Carlton of weekend regattas,” the Harvest Moon Regatta annually attracts skippers from ...

New Long Beach Yacht Club Regatta To Honor Patriots
Gazette Newspapers
Long Beach Yacht Club, the Long Beach Sailing Foundation and the USO are pairing up to host an event honoring the men and women of America who don uniforms in the service of the country. The inaugural Patriot Regatta is set for Saturday, Sept. 29 ...

Erie Yacht Club, boat owners sued over fatal explosion
Carlisle on Wednesday sued Hertel, Brown and the Erie Yacht Club, where Hertel and Brown's 32-foot boat caught fire and exploded, killing one of the passengers, 25-year-old Erin Carlisle. Ryan Carlisle, 27, who suffered third-degree burns in the ...

Yachting: Team NZ employs sailing consultant
Otago Daily Times
The team had a forgettable regatta in last month's opening round of the series, finishing seventh in fleet racing and fourth in match racing, prompting a furious outburst from managing director Grant Dalton, who labelled the result the team's "worst ...

Otago Daily Times

New South Wales Youth Sailing Championships preview
Sail World
The sailors, members of the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania's Dinghy Group will compete in five different classes at the championships, which have attracted more than 200 entries from NSW and other States. Several of the team have already had ...

Sail World

Alpari World match racing tour
World Match Racing Tour
He then followed up with an outstanding 3-0 Semi Final victory over the form skipper of the event, Laurie Jury (NZL) Kiwi Match Racing, on the penultimate day of sailing. Tiller qualified for Match Race France by winning the Race Sails of White Nights ...

Ian Williams forced to wait amid congestion in Marseille
The Independent
Meanwhile the big trimarans were charging up and down with Michel Desjoyeaux in Foncia ruling a roost which had been the nursery of Oman Sailing's French skipper, Sidney Gavignet. Alongside Gavignet, Britain's Brian Thompson, more of an offshore man ...

Yachting: Burling wants to make Korea out of sailing
New Zealand Herald
He had never been on an AC45 before, which is the forerunner to the AC72s to be used at next year'sAmerica's Cup, and now he's being charged with trying to beat some of the best sailors in the world in the likes of Dean Barker, Russell Coutts and ...

Frank C. White, engineer, sailing enthusiast
Buffalo News
He served as commodore of the Niagara Sailing Club in 1976 and 1986, and was an active volunteer at the Buffalo Maritime Center and a member of the Buffalo Yacht Club. He was a member of the International Order of the Blue Gavel, an association of past ...

High performance sailing yacht design by Owen Clarke Design
Superyacht Times
In recent years running parallel to their more prolific design of Open 60's, 50's and Class 40's Owen Clarke Design have been quietly carrying out development work on a number of existing large sailing and motor yachts. Working with owners, project ...

Superyacht Times

Around the sailing clubs, Friday, September 28, 2012
Isle of Wight County Press
Around the sailing clubs, Friday, September 28, 2012. Friday, September 28, 2012. SAILING. BEMBRIDGE SC. THE club, along with Brading Haven, took part in the Royal Lymington Scow Challenge last weekend. On a perfect day with a force 2 to 3 easterly, ...

Argo Group Gold Cup - Bermuda's own Jessie Kirkland to compete
Sail World
It's going to be interesting because there's a lot of universal concepts in that and team racing is a step towards match racing from fleet racing and I'm banking on that to assist me somewhat.' Kirkland is also looking forward to sailing with his team ...

Sail World

Hearing the song of a tall ship
It's sailing time. The Royal Clipper is ready; she twists her lines. The giant ship is humming herself some low-octave song. A hum that comes from the wind? It might be that. Or sounds from a sail that's not yet unfurled. Ropes that seconds ago were ...

First Girl finish for Keller in Junior Sailing Championships
Nenagh Guardian
Lough Derg Yacht Club's Aisling Keller was the First Girl at the prestigious ISA Junior All Ireland Sailing Championship at Schull Harbour, Co Cork last weekend. Keller edged out Strangford's Laura Gilmore by finishing in fourth place in the medal race ...

Nenagh Guardian

Italy's Pozzi In Control Of Melges 32 Worlds
International Sailing Federation
Goombay Smash brighten up the day. ©Max Ranchi. Melges 32 World Championship. Newport, USA. PRO Hank Stuart fired off three more great races at the 2012 Melges 32 World Championship, hosted by the New York Yacht Club (NYYC) on Wednesday.

International Sailing Federation

The Harbor Report: Fleets take to the harbor this weekend
Daily Pilot
This weekend is the H20 Fleet Championship, which will be raced out of the Newport Harbor Yacht Club in the turning basin. Looking at the entry list, there could be easily 40 participants spread out between two ... But don't tell that to Karen and Gary ...

Paddlers in charity boost
This is Kent
KAYAKING: Margate Yacht Club recently provided a welcome stopover for Land On Our Left a group of three kayakers who were on a challenging trip around Great Britain while raising money for the charities Keyfund, Kidney Research UK and Children's ...

This is Kent

CMCS gears up for 47th annual Summerset Regatta Oct. 5-7
Beach Bulletin
Steve Romaine, avid local sailor, longtime member and past commodore of the CMCS sailing group, and a very lucky gentleman who recently returned from a European excursion and nine-day Meditarrean cruise, has happily returned the his Florida home...

Beach Bulletin

Pittwater and Coffs Harbour Regatta – New partnership announced
Sail World
Pittwater and Coffs Harbour Regatta and Blue Water Series are hosted by The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club, who have announced a new three year partnership with Club Marine as the naming rights sponsor for both events. The Club Marine Pittwater and ...

Sail World

Flying 11 Class Spring Training Camp at Lane Cove 12ft Skiff SC
Sail World
With the 2012-13 regatta season fast approaching and hot on the heels of Olympic sailing success (medallists Malcolm Page, Iain Jensen, Nathan Outteridge, Olivia Price, Nina Curtis and Lucinda Whitty all have F11 pedigree) the Flying 11 Class is ...

Sail World

New publisher joins Sail magazine
Trade Only Today
“My career really began, as any true sailor's should, on my family's Sunfish, and then as a wharf rat teaching sailing and working at marinas and sailing clubs throughout high school and college,” Allen said in an AIM statement. “To join Sail as ...

Silver service at 470 sailing
Largs and Millport Weekly News
Luke Patience, Olympic silver medallist in London for 470 sailing, will be in Largs this weekend to watch youngsters competing in the Volvo Youth and Junior Zone Championships. Luke will be at Largs Sailing Club on both Saturday and Sunday to watch the ...

West Briton Sailing round-up
This is Cornwall
A feature of this series is the number of boats sailing with young crew members, usually the sons or daughters of the owners, and long may this continue, so that emerging talent can be encouraged and nurtured. Race results. 1 Alias (Trish and Brian...

This is Cornwall

The J125 Double Trouble Dynamic Duo
J/Sailing News (blog)
The racing bug bit him hard and, as part of his training, Peter visited the J/World San Diego Sailing School to learn how to sail better on J/24s. Over the course of the next few years, Peter kept coming up against another guy named Andy Costello who'd ...

J/Sailing News (blog)

Australian 18ft League - Olympian Malcolm Page to skipper 18ft Skiff
Sail World
Aside from his Gold Medals at each of the 2008 Beijing and 2012 London Olympics, Malcolm has won seven 470 World titles (ten 470 medals in total) as well as numerous Australian 470 titles, and has been Australian Sailing Team captain since 2005.

Sail World

CofC Olympian Shifts Gears With National Titles In Mind
Beach Carolina Magazine
After a two-year hiatus from college sailing training for his second Olympic Games, Maegli was back in fine form capturing his third SAISA Men's Singlehanded Championship title this past weekend amid variable conditions on Crab Bank in Charleston Harbor.

BUCS BUSA Match Racing Championships 2013 « Busa
By jbeecher
Training and coaching sailing for University Teams · BUCS BUSA Match ... Celebrating the 15th University Match Racing Championships, the 2013 BUCS/BUSA Match Racing Championships will be bigger than ever. This year there will be a ...

Photo Essay: CofC Sailing | CisternYard.com
By CisternYard.com Staff
CisternYard News photographer Emily Bradbury was out on the water in Charleston Harbor last weekend as the College of Charleston hosted the SAISA Men's Singlehanded Championship. Cougar sailor and 2012 Olympian Juan Maegli ...

2nd Edition of the Gstaad Yacht Club Centenary Trophy - Preview ...
Further to the huge success of the debut in 2011, the Gstaad Yacht Club is proud to announce the second edition of the GYC Centenary Trophy that will take place during this year's "Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez" on Thursday, October 4th.
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Leaving The Boat For 6 Months - Cruisers & Sailing Forums
By theway
I am planning to go on a six-month vacation . How would you prepare your boat to be alone for six months in the water , in her slip, in San Francisco (no freezing temps)? Here are a few topics: -
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Knut Frostad, CEO of the Volvo Ocean Race, talks to VSail.info (part I)
Posted on 27 September 2012 by Valencia Sailing ... Knut Frostad: The main objective for theVolvo Ocean Race is to increase the fleet of the race in a difficult ...

America's Cup in Hot Water - Curbed SF
Complaints from local unions have lead the City to look into the hiring and payment practices of an America's Cup event production contractor. Instead of paying ...

SOCIAL SCENE: Yacht club hosts regatta for Hospice
Latest galleries and photos of local coverage in North San Diego and Southwest Riverside.

ISA Senior All Ireland Sailing Championship - The Irish Sports Council
Ireland's most prestigious annual national sailing event, the ISA All Ireland Sailing ... 5th to Sunday the 7th of October in Lough Derg Yacht Club in Nenagh, Co.

28 September 2012

US Sailing's Championship of Champions preview

US Sailing's Championship of Champions preview
Sail World
A fleet of 20 of the top one-design skippers in the country will gather in Wisconsin this weekend for three days of racing at US Sailing's Championship of Champions, hosted by the Pewaukee Yacht Club from Friday, September 28 to Sunday, September 30.

Sail World

Ex-England cricket captain Michael Vaughan will be aiming for perfect '10s' in this year's Strictly Come Dancing with dance partner Natalie Lowe. But before he took to the dance floor, he jumped onboard one the of the fastest catamarans in the world, trying his hand at Extreme 40 sailing with GAC Pindar at the Extreme Sailing Series in Cardiff.

Eurosaf Match Racing, Open European Championship preview
Sail World
Twelve of the top match race sailing teams (according to the ISAF ranking list), will be competing in the Open Match Racing Championship of Europe. This is an annual event, arranged by the European Sailing Federation (Eurosaf) in conjunction with ...

Sail World

Alpari World match racing tour
World Match Racing Tour
In the absence of Tour challenger Bjorn Hansen (SWE) Mekonomen Sailing Team in the latter stages, Williams sees the regatta as an opportunity take top spot on the overall Alpari World Match Racing Tour (AWMRT) leaderboard. He said: “It's a great win ...

Tulloch Wins US Women's J/22 Match Racing
J/Sailing News (blog)
J/22s sailing women match racing- Genny Tulloch (San Francisco, California)- For four days, the top women's match racing teams in America battled for supremacy on the spectacular waters of San Francisco Bay, home appropriately enough for the next ...

Burnham sailing to pick up award in DC
Gloucester Daily Times
Harold Burnham set sail on the pinky Ardelle on Saturday, which is not unusual. What is different is the vessel will carry Burnham to Washington, D.C., where he will accept a National Heritage Fellowship for his work building the wooden schooner and ...

1010 signs sponsorship deal for RHKYC match racing series
Sail World
Unlike more traditional 'fleet racing' sailing events, match racing involves two boats in a highly tactical head-to-head competition, with this year's 1O1O Match Racing series staged in full view of the public in Hong Kong's Victoria Harbour. The 1O1O ...

Sail World

Welsh sailing star's bid for medal heading to court
WalesOnline (blog)
BRIDGEND sailor Stephen Thomas has taken his bid for a Paralympic medal to the Court of Arbitration in Sport, where it will be decided whether Great Britain should win an extra Paralympicssailing medal. ParalympicsGB is challenging a penalty imposed ...

Sailing notes: Annapolis' Park places third in J/24 World Championships
Parker and his team aboard Bangor Packet pulled off somewhat of a shocker by placing third out of 96 boats at the J/24 World Championship, which was hosted by Rochester Yacht Club. Parker steered Bangor Packet to second in Race 3 and fifth place in two ...

Cook starts sailing lessons
The Canberra Times
Olympic rower Sarah Cook started her transition to sailing last week, with her first lesson in the sport in which she hopes to represent Australia at the Rio Games in 2016. The initial lesson was in a Laser, not the 49er FX she aims to compete in, but ...

The Canberra Times

Praise for popular sailing instructor Richard Cracknell
Peterborough Telegraph
Mrs Cracknell said: “Richard was a very popular and respected instructor and taught children and adults, beginners and advanced sailors and we can be sure that many of them are sailing today. “Richard had worked in banking and being based in offices, ...

Peterborough Telegraph

National Sailing Academy Opens 'Satellite' at Jolly Harbour Antigua
All At Sea (blog)
An exciting development for the National Sailing Academy is the opening of its new facility at Jolly Harbour Marina. Thanks to the support of C.D.A.L. and the Jolly Harbour Marina, an area has been designated for storage of boats and equipment and a ...

Sustainable sailing - Eight tips about what you can do
Sail World
Sustainable sailing - Eight tips about what you can do. 'What can a single sailor do? - The answer is, a lot!' . With the world's oceans in crisis because of increasing pollution, acidification and over-fishing, the problem seems so large it can be ...

Sail World

Sailing federation releases offshore safety guide
Trade Only Today
The International Sailing Federation recently released the Guide to Offshore Personal Safety for Racing and Cruising. The guide will provide reading for sailors undertaking the ISAF Offshore Personal Survival Course, which equips them with the ...

Ian Williams taken for a ride by Michel Desjoyeaux on Foncia
The Independent
world match racing champion Ian Williams was being taken for a ride on Thursday afternoon. After winning ... Said losing quarter finalist Peter Gilmour of his fellow-Australian: “They won the last event and they are sailing really well. They could go ...

Champion Josh, 14, retains title again
Ripley Today
Derbyshire's youth sailors and their families have enjoyed the fine weather at both events and this has added to a summer of excellent sport and challenging sailing, during which there have been some notable successes for the youth sailors in their ...

Ripley Today

Plain sailing as wind picks up
THIS year's Forts Race, organised by Whitstable Yacht Club, followed a well-established pattern – apart from the wind. Challenging: Sailors struggled early on in calm conditions. It was due to blow force three on both days, so to maximise chances of a ...

DESIGN Plans for the revamped Emsworth Sailing Club
Portsmouth News
Now Emsworth Sailing Club is launching a bid to bring state-of-the-art facilities to young sailors with a £450,000 revamp. The club, one of the oldest in Chichester Harbour, has secured a £50,000 grant from Sport England to help pay for the refurbishment.

Portsmouth News

Here's a Sport Where Players Get to Do the Wave
Wall Street Journal
"It's one of the things we do that has no rhyme or reason," said John Hounslow, a solicitor who captains the Isle of Wight's Island Sailing Club, cricketing nemesis of the Royal Southern Yacht Club, which is on the mainland, about six miles away.

Sea Scouts to Honor Bill Ficker, Oct. 3
The Log Newspaper
NEWPORT BEACH -- Bill Ficker, winner of the 1970 America's Cup, local architect and community advocate, is scheduled to be honored at the Newport Sea Base's Good Sea Scout Luncheon, Oct. 3. Celebrating its 75th year, the Newport Sea Base will hold its ...

The Log Newspaper

GALLERY: Classics and pupils make it a super sailing weekend
Chichester Observer
Seventy-nine classic racing dinghies from as far afield as Ireland and Lancashire descended for the second annual Bosham Classic Boat Revival - part of a big weekend for sailing in West Sussex. Ten classic Merlin Rockets headed the entry list of ...

Audio: The Post in Which We Try to Convince You The America's ...
By Jon Brooks
The next set of America's Cup World Series events on San Francisco Bay will be held Oct 2 - 7. That's next week! Excited? Got your "Go Emirates Team New Zealand!" tee-shirt out of the wash? If your answer to those questions is either "Yeah, ...
KQED News Fix

Trieste Holds Europe's Biggest Sailing Event | Barcolana | ITALY ...
words by Carol King. More than 2,000 yachts will convene in the Gulf of Trieste in October for the Barcolana Sail Race. The spectacular annual race is the largest sailing event in Europe and the only regatta in the world to set a single start line ...
ITALY Magazine

Riga port to welcome one of the largest sailing ships in the world ...
One of the largest sailing ships in the world – 'Mir' ('Peace' or 'World' in English) – owned by the Admiral Makarov State Maritime Academy, will arrive at Riga port on Sunday, September 30. It is recognized as a multiple time winner of the Tall ...
Baltic News Network - News from...

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If you're having trouble finding Yachting Monthly at a newsagent near your home, you can now have the current issue of the magazine delivered to your front door via a new facility on our website. The service is complimentary and you will pay ...
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Irish RS Northern Championship at Strangford Lough Yacht Club ...
Fifteen RS400s, from as far South as Glandore and as far North as Cushendall formed the main appetiser for the latest RS Ireland traveller series event. A smaller group of RS200s and RS Fevas also battled it out over the two days of the RS ...
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NewsMaker - Hansen's Early Exit Buoys Tour Challengers in Marseille
Alpari World Match Racing Tour, AWMRT. ... We'd been sailing okay before that but just didn't seem to be able to get over the line first. I think we deserved to go through. "There was a change of tempo for us at the end, I just tried to relax and it ...
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America's Cup and Fleet Week to bring unprecedented action to San ...
The first America's Cup event in San Francisco in August attracted over 150,000 ... 11 of the bestsailing crews in the world battle just yards from the shoreline.

App Store - ISAF Racing Rules of Sailing 2013-2016
Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots and learn more about ISAF Racing Rules ofSailing 2013-2016 on the App Store. Download ISAF Racing ...

KAYAK - Montauk Yacht Club Resort And Marina - Montauk Hotels ...
Montauk Yacht Club Resort And Marina is located near the beach in Montauk's Hamptons neighborhood and close to Montauk Downs State Park. Additional ...

Sail-World.com : Extreme Sailing Series heads to Nice for Act 7
The penultimate Act of the 2012 Extreme Sailing Series™ global tour is being held in the international City of Nice nestled on the French Riviera, from the 18th to ...

Oracle sailing team cancels plan to train at Lanai - Hawaii News Now
Oracle Corp.'s sailing team is canceling plans to train in Hawaii this winter for next year's America's Cup race in San Francisco.

Erie Yacht Club, boat owners sued over fatal explosion | GoErie.com ...
The husband of a 25-year-old Erie woman killed in a boat explosion on Memorial Day 2011 has sued the Erie Yacht Club and the owners of the powerboat.

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sailing adventure in around SE asia - Lonely Planet travel forum
sailing adventure in around SE asia. Join us as we sail from the beautiful (north) Borneo down to Brunei along the Malaysian coast, to the exotic islands of ...

26 September 2012

San Francisco faces penalties if America's Cup facilities not ready

City facing daily penalties if America's Cup facilities not ready
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)
These latest revisions to an America's Cup deal that has been updated and modified repeatedly since race organizers selected San Francisco on Dec. 31, 2010, to hostsailing's premier event go before the Board of Supervisor's budget committee Wednesday.

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

Oracle sailing team cancels plan to train at Lanai
San Francisco Chronicle
s sailing team is canceling plans to train in Hawaii this winter for next year'sAmerica's Cup race in San Francisco, the team's general manager said Tuesday. Oracle Team USA — the America's Cup defending champion — this month applied to the Hawaii ...

San Francisco Chronicle

Sailing | Coed and women's sailing teams continue strong performances
Tufts Daily
Coming off last weekend's regattas, the coed and women's sailing teams were looking to build off strong performances and to continue the momentum toward championship races at the end of the season. The Jumbos capped off their weekend with some ...

Sailing Shootout @ IRC Champs
J/Sailing News (blog)
(Greenwich, CT)- The sailors on Long Island Sound were blessed by remarkably spectacular sailingconditions this past weekend. With the passage of a monster front, the backside of the Low produced two straight days of North-Northwest winds in the 5-20 ...

Dartmouth sailing wins Mascoma Invite, takes second at Chris Loder
25)— The Dartmouth sailing team had another phenomenal weekend, racking up four top-five finishes in six regettas. Mostnotably, the Big Green won the Mascoma Invite in Hanover and finished runner-up at the Chris Loder Trophy hosted by UNH.


Alpari World match racing tour
World Match Racing Tour
Marseille, France – 26 September, 2012: A disappointing exit for Bjorn Hansen at the Qualifying stage of Match Race France today has reignited the race for the 2012 Alpari World Match RacingTour (AWMRT) title. Hansen (SWE) Mekonomen Sailing Team ...

Yacht Club gala to launch Humane Society campaign
"This is to teach us to be better advocates, real advocates for animals." The "Spay It Forward" campaign will be formally introduced at the Erie Yacht Club on Tuesday. The evening will include a silent auction, music, food and drinks. That same day, a ...

Transporting wind towers extends Badger sailing season
Herald Times Reporter
“The extension of our sailing season is a great benefit for our customers, our employees and our port cities,” stated Pat McCarthy, vice president of Shore Operations, according to the news release. Crews transporting the wind towers find it necessary ...

Navy IC Sailing With Another Strong Weekend
It was a busy weekend for the Navy intercollegiate sailing team, with five different events on the schedule highlighted by the first of the fall conference championships, the MAISA Women's Singlehanded Championship for the Faye Bennet Memorial Trophy.

Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association events for October 2012
Sail World
Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) is the governing authority for sailing competition at colleges and universities throughout the United States and in some parts of Canada. The following events have been scheduled by ICSA for the upcoming ...

NZ team to race in Youth America's Cup
Last updated 12:33 26/09/2012. Youth AC45. www.americascup.com. Yachting New Zealand will pick six sailors, who are between 19 and 24 years old as of the end of next year, to represent NZ in the AC45s currently raced by the America's Cup teams ...


Yacht club study raises questions in Beaconsfield
West Island Gazette
Beaconsfield is planning an environmental study of the Lord Reading Yacht Clubproperty, which it owns, in order to deal with any potential future use after the current lease runs dry. On Monday, the city awarded a $15,400 contract to Exp. Inc., a ...

West Island Gazette

NCC sailing expedition team covers 445 km in 12 days, felicitated
Indian Express
Brigadier Satish Kumar, Group Commander of Chandigarh NCC Group, on Tuesday felicitatedSailing Expedition Team - 1 of Chandigarh Naval Unit, who successfully completed the 12-daysailing expedition at Gobind Sagar. The team covered a distance of ...

Smoother sailing for waterfront events
ABC Online
Smoother sailing for waterfront events. Posted September 26, 2012 10:44:34. Crowds at the Taste of Tasmania Photo: Hundreds of thousands of patrons flock to the Taste festival each year. Map: Hobart 7000. Visitors flocking to Hobart's waterfront this ...

Competition Time - Win A Topper Sailboat
International Sailing Federation
Topper Sailboats, an ISAF Connect to Sailing 'Official Supplier' Partner, and the International Sailing Federation are lucky enough to be offering one lucky winner a chance to win a Harken rigged Topper sailboat with shipping supported by DB Schenker.

International Sailing Federation

A voyage aboard Sailing Heals off Newport
The Providence Journal
GALLERIES | PHOTO STORY. A voyage aboard Sailing Heals off Newport. Photo Gallery. 1/5. September 25, 2012: The Sailing Heals program, which gives sailing experience to patients dealing with cancer as a way to relieve their stress, takes a trip aboard ...

The Providence Journal

Two Youngstown Yacht Club teams win two different North American ...
Niagara Frontier Publications
Two Youngstown Yacht Club teams win two different North American championships (in the same week!) by jmaloni. Wed, Sep 26th 2012 01:15 pm. First Today wins Beneteau First 36.7 North American Championship for third time. First Today, with skipper ...

Sailing with Charlie: The Journey
All At Sea (satire)
Charlie, in his role as a sailing instructor, was recently asked to do a power boat course on a motorized catamaran. Charlie has always treated motor boats with some disdain: Where's the skill? Where's the pleasure? Where's the sense of achievement?

All At Sea (satire)

Spectacular Start To Melges 32 Worlds
International Sailing Federation
"Leading the first race of the World Championship from start to finish is thrilling as I only started sailing just one year ago. The conditions were quite challenging - the hard choppy sea and strong wind, but my crew was more than perfect," commented ...

International Sailing Federation

Paralympics: GB sailors wait on final medal ruling
BBC Sport
The Court of Arbitration in Sport is to decide whether Great Britain should win an extra Paralympics sailing medal. ParalympicsGB is challenging a penalty imposed on John Robertson, Stephen Thomas and Hannah Stodel. It dropped them from third to fifth ...

BBC Sport

Landgraf still making waves for Brazil
Now six years after a terrible road accident on a Sao Paulo highway left him hospitalised for six months, Landgraf has just competed in a sailing event at the London 2012 Paralympics and has his sights set on Rio de Janeiro 2016. Participating at ...


Marseille: 'The Capital of Sailing'
World Match Racing Tour
Billed as 'The Capital of the Sea', Marseille will play host to a festival of world class sailing which will see both the Alpari World Match Racing Tour (AWMRT) and the MOD70 European Tour come into town. This will be the tenth year the AWMRT has ...

ISAF Match Race Rankings - 26 September 2012
International Sailing Federation
As the runner up in Switzerland the Frenchman had a major points boost and having recently won the ISAF Grade 1 Internationaux de France de Match Racing Manu Minard Trophy in Pornichet, France he is on a good run of form. Robert Nyberg (FIN) has ...

International Sailing Federation

Monte Carlo Daily Photo: Monaco Yacht Club - the Dining Room
By Jilly
This is the dining room of the Monaco Yacht Club. You have to be a member to dine here or you need to be invited by a member. Soon though the Monaco Yacht Club oves to its new building on the opposite side of the port - designed by Sir ...
Monte Carlo Daily Photo

sailing successes in 2012 - Yachts and Yachting Online
Sailing news as it happens. The first place to stop for reports, results, fixtures & photographs from racing sailing.
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Busy weekend ahead | Royal Western Yacht Club
By ClaireA
Royal Western Yacht Club. A friendly club with full range of sailing and social activities, an excellent waterside venue for weddings and corporate events and home to famous oceanic races such as OSTAR, RB & I and Fastnet. Officers & Staff ...
Royal Western Yacht Club

Waterproof Cases for Devices Running Boating Apps - Sailing
As we approach the end of the sailing season here in New England, we look back on products tested this year that may be of value to sailors looking forward to next. This year many sailors began using a wide variety of navigation and other ...
About.com Sailing

Strictly Sail Long Beach Anchors at Shoreline Village October 18-21
By Editor
Come aboard the largest sailing event in Southern California when Strictly Sail Long Beach (formerly the Long Beach Boat & Yacht Show) debuts at Shorel.
Everything Long Beach

Olympic gold medallist sailors visit Auckland Boat Show | Voxy.co.nz
By Fuseworks Media
Running from 27 to 30 September on and around Auckland's Viaduct Harbour, the Auckland On Water Boat Show features a wide array of motor, sailing and recreational boats and equipment, including one of the 470 class yachts raced by Powrie and Aleh in ... Powrie (24) and Aleh (26) have returned from the London Games and are presently based in Auckland fulfilling a post-Olympic calendar packed full with school visits, yacht club welcomes, junior regatta appearances and more.
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Argo Group Gold Cup Field Reduced To 21 | Bernews.com
By Bernews
This year the teams will be divided into two groups of 10 and 11 teams determined by Alpari World Match Racing Tour officials and the organizers at the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club based on international rankings and other performance factors. Each group ... Johnie Berntsson (SWE) and the Berntsson Sailing Team, a past Gold Cup winner, and Adam Minoprio (NZL) BlackMatch Racing, the 2009 Tour and ISAF World Champion, will likely fall into opposing groups as well. Minoprio ...

Sail-World.com : America's Cup Uncovered: Episode 55 - AC72's ...
She is sailing on hydrofoils - and is the largest yacht to do so. The 34thAmerica's Cup will ...

Merchant Sailing Vessels 1890's - Ships Nostalgia
Merchant Sailing Vessels 1890's Say Hello. ... An Iron Barque Sailing Ship. Everard sailed on this vessel in 1894, London to Fremantle, Australia. However ...

Ellison seeks a winter base for Oracle Team USA

Ellison seeks a ‘winter base’ for sailing team - Mauinews.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Visitor's Information - The Maui News: "Lanai's billionaire owner Larry Ellison wants to build a temporary "winter base" for his yacht sailing team at the island's Kaumalapau Harbor, according to environmental documents recently filed with the state. Ellison's Oracle Team USA wants to use the site between December and March to "conduct research and development on a high-performance sailboat for competitive sailing events," according to a draft environmental assessment for the project. The vessel is described as a 72-foot catamaran-class sailboat with a 131-foot-high sail."

Maui News

SAILING | Cullman '13 takes New England championship, qualifies for nationals
Yale Daily News
Amid yet another superb week for the Np. 1 coed and women's sailing teams, captain Cam Cullman '13 won the New England Men's Singlehanded Championship at Boston College. Cullman's effort capped a weekend that featured a second-place finish for ...

Greek sailing holidays: Greece just like Ulysses did...only with 96 beers
Daily Mail
Messing about in boats has been a major activity at the Greek end of the Med since long before the time of Ulysses. He was the legendary warrior who managed to get lost on his return journey from the Trojan War and ended up on an odyssey that lasted ...

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The Voyage Of The Cormorant: Sailing A Hand-Made Sailboat Off The Coast Of ...
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The Voyage Of The Cormorant: Sailing A Hand-Made Sailboat Off The Coast Of California (EXCERPT). Posted: 09/25/2012 7:00 am. React. Amazing Inspiring Funny Scary Hot Crazy Important Weird. Follow. Adventure , Travel Blogs , Adventure Books , Book ...

Alpari World match racing tour
World Match Racing Tour
Marseille, France – 25 September, 2012: Strong offshore winds made for exciting sailing conditions on the first day of Qualifying at Match Race France, where Peter Gilmour got off to a flying start for the sixth stage of the Alpari World Match Racing ...

DR First Caribbean Location for Optimist World Sailing Championships
All At Sea
The Dominican Republic made history by serving as the first-ever Caribbean location for the Optimist World Sailing Championships, which celebrated its fiftieth edition in Boca Chica, July 15th to 26th. Two hundred and thirty sailors from 52 countries ...

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Dinghy Sailing Championships to the Fore in Cork Harbour
#rcyc – Last weekend three Munster dinghy Sailing Championships were sailed out of the Royal Cork Yacht Club, the 420s, 470s and Optimists writes Claire Bateman. On Saturday the fleets sailed outside the harbour with race officer David O'Brien, using ...

Women, Co-ed Sailors Finish Sixth
Harvard Crimson
Tough weather conditions proved insurmountable for the Harvard sailing team this weekend, which took sixth-place finishes in the Hood Trophy and the Women's Regis Cup and a 15th-place finish at the St. Mary's Fall Interconference. Two individual ...

Dun Laoghaire Prepares for ISAF World Sailing Conference
#isaf – The small print for world Sailing comes under scrutiny this November in Dun Laoghaire when the town and four yacht clubs welcome back the world Sailing body back to the Irish east coast for the second time this year. The world youth Sailing ...

Sailing prodigy's sponsorship bid
Chelmsford Weekly News
A SAILING prodigy needs help to achieve his dream of taking part in the 2020 Olympic games. Harry Chatterton, 11, wants to become a Team GB star of the future after being inspired by this year's London Olympic and Paralympic games. The Phillip Morant ...

Bob Bitchin Finds New Purpose After 'Latitudes' Closure
The sudden and unexpected demise in June of Latitudes & Attitudes—a popular sailing and cruising magazine based in King Harbor—stunned staff and boating enthusiasts alike. The magazine, which launched a television series by the same name, was ...

ISAF Release Guide To Offshore Personal Safety For Racing And Cruising
International Sailing Federation
The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) have released a Guide to Offshore Personal Safety for Racing and Cruising, available to purchase now. ... It offers reasoned recommended levels of safety equipment and training for oceanic and offshore sailing.

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Island Youth compete at Caribbean Dinghy Championships
All At Sea (blog)
The prowess of some of the best dinghy sailors in the Caribbean was put to the test August 10th to 12th at the annual Caribbean Dinghy Championships, hosted by the Antigua Yacht Club and Caribbean Sailing Association. Four teams hailing from Antigua, ...

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£1000 raised for charity by cadets at Weymouth Sailing Club
Dorset Echo
Mr Samways said: “I'm delighted to receive the money as we aim to provide sailing opportunities to local youngsters who might not have access to their own boats and the emphasis is always on having fun on the water with lots of safety cover.” Mrs ...

Rod Davis: When mind games become the battle field for a championship
Sail World
Double Olympic medalist and long time US and NZL America's Cup crew, skipper and coach, Rod Davis, has been in the coach boat for the Audi Azzurra Sailing team in the final round of the TP52 Super Series, sailed out of Valencia, Spain. I would love to ...

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CYCA crew adds Australian Youth Match Racing trophy to NSW title
In the final, White's crew defeated fellow Cruising Yacht Club Youth Sailing Academy representatives Tim Forbes-Smith, Jack Dawson and Daniel Caine in two straight matches. After impressive sailing over the first two days of competition, the Royal ...


Nautical Channel launched in USA
Boating Industry
Viewers will have front row seats to top sailing events, including the America's Cup World Series,Volvo Ocean Race, Kiel Sailing Week, Palma Vela, Les Voiles de St. Tropez and other races. Programming also covers news, travel, adventure, surfing, ...

Roger Williams Athletics - Four wins for Sailing on stellar weekend
Sailing Action Photo. Bookmark and Share. 9/25/2012 11:21:00 AM. BRISTOL, R.I. – The Roger Williams University Sailing team put together its most successful weekend of the season, coming away with four wins at seven different regattas.
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Oracle Planning Sailing Vessel Sea Trials at Kaumalapau | Maui Now
By Wendy Osher
ORACLE Racing is proposing the use of Kaumalapau Harbor on the island of Lāna'i as a temporary base of operations to support the development of a high-performance boat for competitive sailingevents.
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CharterDigest App - Simple Yacht Rentals for Perfect Sailing - prMac
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By Diana
YOGA & SAILING ADVENTURE (on The Desha Show)! September 25th, 2012 by Diana. I just wrote a guest post for my friend Desha Peacock's fabulous blog! Click HERE to read it. And be sure to check out Desha's keen fashion and design ...
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Crewsaver Mirror Nationwide Series at Pennine Sailing Club ...
On a cold September morning with very little wind the fleet of 17 mirrors set sail on Pennine water. There was some high quality light wind sailing especially from Emma Clayton and Faye Caswell who mastered the fluky conditions claiming two ...
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Painter Jim DeWitt named artist-in-residence by the Golden Gate ...
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Artist, sailor and nautical innovator Jim DeWitt has been named the America's Cup artist-in-residence by the Golden Gate Yacht Club, the host club for the 34th America's Cup on San Francisco Bay. The Golden Gate Yacht Club also awarded DeWitt an honorary ... “I don't paint sailboats, I paint the excitement of sailing,” says DeWitt, whose passion for painting is reflected in the authority and honesty of his nautical works. A former sailmaker and competitive sailor, Jim understands the ...
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Storm force Winds – 24/25 September 2012 | Royal Forth Yacht Club
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Sailing Club at Granton Harbour. Home · News · Club News · Racing News · Social Events · About Us · Facilities · For Visitors – Edinburgh Marina · Boswall Bittern – Silt agitation Catamaran · Officials of Club 2012 · Racing · Duty Roster ...
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Sail-World.com : 34th America's Cup - Nathan Outteridge joins ...
Artemis is a solid team all around and I'm excited to join Terry Hutchinson and the sailing team for my first America's Cup,' said Outteridge who has just arrived in ...

HAMPTON, Va. – The Hampton University sailing team finished seventh overall in the Edward Teach Memorial on Saturday and Sunday at Strawberry Banks.

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Fog and Sky: Sailing in San Francisco « Confessions of a Boy Toy
A couple of weeks ago, John took us out for a sailing excursion on his sailboat. Although it was by far one of the chilliest days of the year, it was great to see the ...

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Port and Starboard Yacht Club Founders Plaque - Bangor Daily News
'Port & Starboard Yacht Club Founders Plaque The 'Port & Starboard Yacht Club informally presented its ... Local sailors had been enjoying sailing from .

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Canfield Wins First U.S. Match Racing Championship - Topix
After finishing second at the last two U.S. Match Racing Championships, Taylor Canfield and his crew rose to the occasion ... This will search the titles of the threads in the Sailing News forum ...Bay of Islands Yacht Club is experiencing one o.

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