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

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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.
Voxy.co.nz - Entertainment

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 ...

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