13 September 2012

America's Cup ETNZ: Where Things Are- Stresses and Decisions

America's Cup Emirates Team New Zealand (ETNZ): Where Things Are- Stresses and Decisions - Nick Holroyd, ETNZ Technical Director gives a frank outline of the stressful and decisive stage we are in at ETNZ right now

America's Cup: Hinged foils approved by Measurement Committee
Sail World
While the sailing world is still coming to terms with the concept of seeing 72ft America's Cup catamarans charging at 30kts plus, while fully out of the water on foils, the design teams are several steps further down the path. So far only one style of ...

Sail World

Garmin brings aboard a Swedish sailing-instrument company
“Nexus Marine is very highly respected in the sailing market, and we're happy to have them aboard,” Garmin President and COO Cliff Pemble said in a Thursday release. “Nexus' passion and expertise for this market, combined with Garmin's capabilities and ...

Yacht Club permitting under way
Delmarva Daily Times
OCEAN PINES — Now that the project has received resounding community support, Ocean Pines officials are working to get the new Yacht Club underway as soon as possible. General Manager Bob Thompson said he is finalizing the construction contract ...

RI trade group honors local sailing brothers
Trade Only Today
The meeting will be from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the Newport Yacht Club before the start that day of the Newport International Boat Show. The Read brothers grew up sailing on Rhode Island waters and turned their ... to the boat's technology and build, as ...

Provincetown Schooner Regatta enjoys stellar sailing week
Wicked Local
At the end of MacMillan Pier, a larger-than-life inflatable bottle of Mount Gay Rum greeted the fêting fleet of schooner captains and crews, sailing aficionados and local landlubbers at the 12th annual Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta Crew Party ...

US Women's Match Racing Championship Starts Thursday
Women's International Match Racing Association
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. (September 12, 2012) – The St. Francis Yacht Club will host the 2012 U.S. Women's Match Racing Championship for four days of racing this week on San Francisco Bay. Six teams of four will be competing in J/22s for the Allegra Knapp ...

SAILING: Cool day for Swiss, American F18s
Long Beach Press-Telegram
Nearby at the host Alamitos Bay Yacht Club, Matthew Whitehead, 19, crew for Taylor Reiss, 17, learned that their boat from Florida was in seventh place, the highest ranking American boat, after six of 15 races. "Cool," Whitehead responded, his eyes as ...

In the deep end: Cook switches from rowing to sailing
Sydney Morning Herald
And after initially being tempted to change to cycling, a chance meeting with Rechichi at the airport convinced jumping into sailing was the right move for her dream of winning a medal. ''I knew I wanted to go to Rio but I didn't know what sport and ...

Sydney Morning Herald

Washington College Sailing Receives Votes in National Rankings
CHESTERTOWN, MD -- The Washington College sailing team received votes in this fall's first regular-season Sailing World National Co-Ed Top 20, released yesterday. Washington College received 12 vote-points, 13 behind the 20th team in the rankings ...


Christopher Maffei, California Father Accused Of Kidnapping Kids On Stolen ...
Huffington Post
During a jailhouse interview, Christopher Maffei told the San Francisco Chronicle () that he stole a 41-foot sailing yacht from an Alameda marina on Sept. 4, but as he passed the Golden Gate Bridge, he began to have some doubts about taking his kids ...

NZ memories: Black Magic wins the America's Cup
New Zealand Herald
For over 130 years it had been unbelievable that any challenger could wrest the America's Cup from the New York Yacht Club. Way back in the mists of time a yacht called America had won a race against British sailors and for a century the British came ...

New Zealand Herald

Letter: Spain, sailing trips start student's adventure
Worthington Daily Globe
We sailed for two and a half weeks and visited many awesome cities. Some of my favorites were Konstanz, Lindau and Meersburg. At night we slept on the yacht in a harbor; every harbor we stayed was beautiful. The best part about sailing was relaxing on ...

Long Beach State Sailing Looking For New Recruits
Gazette Newspapers
Leading the races is head-skipper and President, Shane Young, who has won numerous awards in competitive sailing and participated in Congressional Cup 2012 representing the Team Durant Crew, LB Yacht Club and only adds to the repertoire of the ...

Plain sailing for Town as Yachtsmen blown away
This is Total Essex
Plain sailing for Town as Yachtsmen blown away. Trusted article source icon. Thursday, September 13, 2012. Profile image for Brentwood Gazette · Brentwood Gazette. Follow. THIS comprehensive win for Town was never in any doubt from the first whistle as ...

'Nothing stops David on sailing adventure'
Hemel Gazette
But the 20-year-old has found ways to work around his disability and has been sailingsince he was nine years old –an interest that was sparked when he went to see big brother Alex kayaking and spotted a sailing boat. Proud mum Joanna said: “He has ...

Hemel Gazette

America's Cup: Kiwis on Day 6 and counting
Sail World
For the Defender the situation is not quite such an issue as they do not have to be ready for the Louis Vuitton Cup starting on July 4, 2013, but nevertheless cannot afford to lose significant sailing time. For the other two teams, Luna Rossa and Team ...

Sail World

AH Yacht Club Presents Check to AH First Aid Squad
Atlantic Highlands Herald
ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - On August 4 and 5, 2012, the Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club, in conjunction with the Sandy Hook Bay Catamaran Club, hosted their annual Blue Water Regatta out of the Atlantic Highlands Municipal Harbor. The regatta consisted ...

Vestas Sailrocket 2 project returns to Namibia
Sail World
This September the Vestas Sailrocket 2 project will be returning to the waters of Walvis Bay in Namibia with a new hydrofoil package which they hope will bring them an outright world speed sailing record. The record currently stands at 55.65 knots (64 ...

Sail World

Helena is hailed by family after historic Paralympic sailing gold
This is Surreytoday
Lucas, 37, from Caterham, won gold in the single-person keelboat 2.4mR class, meaning she is the first-ever sailing winner for Great Britain at the Paralympic Games.Sailing was first held at the Paralympics in Sydney in 2000. ​. IN ACTION: Helena ...

This is Surreytoday

Janel Zarkowsky Named Assistant Coach for Hoyas #1 Ranked Sailing Program
Georgetown University Official Athletic Site
Janel, grew up sailing on the Chesapeake Bay competing in both single- and double-handed boats starting at age 7. She completed a Bachelor of Arts in both cello performance and music history through Boston University in 2009. As an undergraduate...

Georgetown University Official Athletic Site

Llandudno sailing Club celebrates 50th anniversary and extended clubhouse
North Wales Weekly News
THERE was a joint celebration at a sailing club to mark the 50th anniversary of it being reformed and the opening of a new extension to the clubhouse. Tim Hall, Royal Yachting Association competitions manager, opened the extension to Llandudno Sailing ...

J's Love Dartmouth Week
J/Sailing News (blog)
They were followed by the J/97 JEOPARDY 2 skippered by Richard Watney that finished 5th in class and in 6th was the J/105 JACKPOT sailed by Vernon Bradley. Sailing photo credits- James Walker For more Royal Dart Yacht Club & Darmouth Week sailing ...

Swans Attack Building Breeze
International Sailing Federation
Highland Breeze needed a good day on the water following a 17th place finish on day one. It is exactly what she managed as tactician Bouwe Bekking revealed: "It was an easier day's sailing for us, this boat is very comfortable sailing up to 30 knots or ...

International Sailing Federation

Newport: Sailing and surfing
The Manly Daily
Olympic sailing medallist Nina Curtis hails from Newport, as does champion surfer Tom Carroll. Buying a home here at this time of year could get you started in training for The Newport Pool to Peak 2km Ocean Swim that's going to be held in January.

The Manly Daily

Sudbury Scouts sail in the Bahamas
Wicked Local
We traveled to the Bahamas and enjoyed eight relaxing days sailing around its many islands. After staying in Fort Lauderdale for a night, we set out to Marsh Harbour in the Bahamas. Soon after we went to the Sea Base headquarters, the place where crews ...

Barclays Corporate Sailing Day | 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

Fall 2012 Information Session! | Penn Sailing Team
By admin
Thanks to everyone who showed up at our Information Session for the Fall 2012 season! We packed a whole classroom with students of all backgrounds interested in the sailing team! If you missed the information meeting, we have slides up ...
Penn Sailing Team

Sea Voyage: Silly Things Sailors Do | Coyote Point Yacht Club
By Coyote Point Yacht Club
The feeling of sailing away from shore into pitch blackness is unique. I remember coming on deck at 3:00 AM, after a nap, and being within a mile of HMB, being a resident and knowing that Mavericks is ½ mile offshore, we immedidately ...
Coyote Point Yacht Club

Tufts '94 Grad New Director of US Olympic Sailing
By InTheCac
Josh Adams, Tuft '94, has become the managing director of the U.S. Sailing program. Adams is a familiar figure in the industry, serving on US Sailing's Olympic Sailing Committee and as the publisher of Sail magazine. Adams is in a tough ...
In The 'Cac

The APS Stern Scoop - Annapolis Performance Sailing: Ready for ...
Sailing provides a unique set of challenges when it come to moisture management -- short bursts of movement in a sometimes wet environment -- and it is important to choose your base layers carefully, especially when it comes to layering for ...
The APS Stern Scoop - Annapolis...

An incredible few weeks « GBR Match Race Girls - Women's Match ...
By Lucy
Unfortunately match racing is not going to be a discipline in the Olympics in Rio 2016 so in terms ofOlympic Sailing the three of us are going to have to split up. There are a number of aspects of professional sailing that we hope to do a bit ...
GBR Match Race Girls

sailing | Command line options | Sailwave
By admin
This is about sailing and boats. Getting results of events and regattas to the shore and scoring results. Regattas like sailing, windsurfing, kitboarding and other watersports. All sorts of boats like dinghy, catamaran, yacht, cruiser and keelboat.

UNPLUGGED: Sailing In Desolation Sound — Vancouver Is Awesome
By Amber Turnau
THERE'S NOTHING QUITE LIKE watching dusk fall upon the calm waters of a harbour. The faint sounds of seagulls owls and herons. The splashing of feeding fish fleeing from the seals that hunt them. The murmurs of people having dinner on ...
Vancouver Is Awesome

Folkboat Week 2012 | Sailing news | Yachting Monthly
From the mentally exhausting Quiz evening on Sunday, through the full racing and social programmes, to the traditional Prize giving dinner the following Saturday evening, the 47th Folkboat Week was a resounding success. Generously ...
Yachting Monthly News

Williams: Match Racing Strategy Key to Gold Medal Success : Asia ...
By ACN Newswire
Current Alpari World Match Racing Tour Champion, Ian Williams was one of many keen observers of the Olympic sailing in Weymouth. Although fleet racing was the focus, Williams believes the regatta was a great advert for match racing, with no less than ...
Asia Release News Service

Yachting & Sailing in Cyprus - AngloINFO Cyprus, in Cyprus (Cyprus)
Tel: 24 623 399; Nicosia Sailing Club: Nicosia Tel: 22 305 030; Nicosia Nautical Club: Nicosia Tel: 22 481 474; Cyprus Offshore Yacht Club: Larnaca Marina, ...

Sailing: Genoa Boat Show berths in Dubai - Liguria - ANSAMed.it
(by Alessandra Antonelli) (ANSAmed) - DUBAI, SEPTEMBER 11 - The organisers of the Genoa Boat Show have been in the United Arab Emirates (UAE ) to ...

Sea Master Sailing September 2012 | VSail.info
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