27 May 2013

Bodacious Dream (USA), first place overall 2013 Atlantic Cup; America's Cup video

News | Atlantic Cup 2013 | America's Sailing Race: "#116 Icarus wins the inshore Series and secures 3rd place overall.  #121 Lecoq Cuisine in the team’s first race together and first race on their new boat claims 2nd place. NEWPORT, R.I. – #118 Bodacious Dream (USA), skippered by Dave Rearick and Matt Scharl, held on to first place overall in the 2013 Atlantic Cup [...]"

#118 Bodacious Dream wins The 2013 Atlantic Cup presented by ...
By jbarbieri
With the victory Bodacious Dream claim $5,500 of the $15,000 purse, one of the largest in sailing in the United States. Bodacious Dream co-skipper Dave Rearick: “We are ecstatic. We really wanted to win the racing and do well in the inshore ...
Atlantic Cup 2013

ORACLE TEAM USA and Emirates Team NZ line up on the San Francisco Bay - YouTube: "Sailing on the Bay with Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa definitely got the competitive juices flowing a little bit," said ORACLE TEAM USA tactician John Kostecki. "It's great to have all the teams here now, and out on the Bay; it's probably a spectacular sight for people on the outside." (May 24, 2013)

Danger levels high for America's Cup sailors
The days of tanned sailors in Sperry Top-Siders boat shoes, baseball caps and shorts furiously changing sails amid a spaghetti mess of ropes are long gone. They've been replaced by billionaire Larry Ellison's made-for-television vision of fixed-sail ...

Team New Zealand in the America's Cup: Kiwis arrive in San Francisco Bay with Larry Ellison's Oracle Team USA in their sights - San Jose Mercury News: "Sailing is a national pastime in New Zealand, where moms pack their kids off with sandwiches for a day on the water and dads run the committee boats for the dinghy races. So perhaps no country was more elated when the New Zealand sailing team won the America's Cup for the first time against San Diego's Dennis Conner in 1995 or more devastated when it lost it in a mast-breaking "horror show" in 2003. . . ."

Sailing: Solos out on their own at Chichester
Chichester Observer
Sailors travelled from as far as the Isle of Wigh, and Salcombe for the open, held the day before a similar event at Dell Quay. Strong winds were the order of the day, with wind of force five to six. Race officer John Crawley set a course in Chichester ...
Chichester Observer

Sailing in Marin: San Anselmo's Arndt keeps his Summer Sailstice going strong
Marin Independent Journal
San Anselmo's John Arndt on board his boat "Summer Sailstice" on Friday, May 17, 2013, at the Corinthian Yacht Club in Tiburon, Calif. Arndt started the internationalsailing event Summer Sailstice, how in it's12th year running. (Robert Tong/Marin ...

College Sailing Team Race National Championships day 2
Sail World
Racing continued today for the ICSA/APS Team Race National Championships on Tampa Bay in St. Petersburg, Fla. The regatta is co-hosted by the University of Texas Sailing Team and the Austin Yacht Club. The top fourteen collegiate team racing teams in ...
Sail World

National sailing championship begins on 27th
The New Indian Express
It is that time of the year when sailors from across the country would be seen manoeuvring their yachts through the waters off Chennai coast. The 29er Open Coastal National Sailing Championship 2013 will kickstart today in the city with a target to ...

The New Indian Express

Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center Open For Summer Rental Season
The weather may have been un-summer like out this weekend, but the Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center is open for the summer rental season. Season passes are on sale and boats are starting to be launched. The weather may have been ...

Sand Hollow Sailing Classic; largest Hobie racing and paddleboarding event in ...
Dixie Press Online
HURRICANE - The Sand Hollow Yacht Club and Hobie Fleet 941 are proud to announce the 2013 Sand Hollow Sailing Classic on June 1 and 2 at the Sand Hollow Reservoir in Hurricane. Raul Hevía and Rocco Hevía, sail with Hobie Fleet 941 on Sand ...

Dixie Press Online

Sailing charity given £12000 by mayor
Chelmsford Weekly News
A CHEQUE for £12,000 raised through Chelmsford mayor's fundraising efforts was presented to a sailing charity. The Cirdan Sailing Trust was given the money by Christopher Kingsley who had chosen the group as one to raise money for over the past 12 ...

Chelmsford Weekly News

Irish Ker 39 Campaigns Sixth & Seventh in RORC Myth of Malham Race
#rorc – Two Irish linked Ker campaigns – among seven such designs in the top ten – showed the potency of Irish offshore sailing in a marathon edition of the Royal Ocean Racing Club's (RORC) Myth of Malham race with both Ker 39 sisterships finishing in ...

Lindberg victorious and Swedes surprise in the GKSS Spring Cup
Sail World
Gothenburg May 27th: Staffan Lindberg and his Alandia Sailing Team has won an entry to Stena Match Cup Sweden after beating Danish skipper Joachim Aschenbrenner in the final of the GKSS Spring Cup. The Swedish skipper Henrik Eyerman and his ...

Sail World

Race around Lido on Memorial Day
Longboat Key News
Sarasota Sailing Squadron, May 27, 2013: The annual “Race Around Lido”, held at the Sarasota Sailing Squadron every Memorial Day, is a fun sailing event that the whole family can enjoy. The race itself is open to all classes of non-motor boats ...

Seas the opportunity for a summer of sailing
Financial News (subscription)
With the sailing season set to begin, there can be few better ways to enjoy the action than a trip to the Isle of Wight, which this weekend plays host to the annual JP Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. Organised by the Island Sailing Club ...

Youngsters put wind in their sails at camp
NWAOnline (subscription)
... to the Democrat-Gazette Logan Meyer, who learned his skills in youth classes given by the Grande Maumelle Sailing Club, maneuvers a roll tack, a way of causing his boat to change directions rapidly, during the club's April 28 regatta on Lake Maumelle.

NWAOnline (subscription)

Superior North Shore Regatta (SUNORA)
Lake Superior News
THUNDER BAY, ON --- May 27, 2013 ---- 18th Annual SUNORA -----Sailing season has started Beautiful Morning once again in Thunder Bay and for many sailors, this means getting registered for the Superior North Shore Regatta (SUNORA). This annual ...
Lake Superior News

Belcher extends winning run
Australian Olympic Committee
SAILING: Australian sailors have won a gold and silver medal on the final day of the Delta Lloyd Regatta in Medemblik, Holland, with 470 sailor Mathew Belcher extending his winning run to 15 straight events. Four Australian crews qualified for the ...

Australian Olympic Committee

Women's 470 do it again
The Delta Lloyd win is the pair's second in the inaugural EUROSAF Champions SailingCup Series in as many weeks following a victory at the Garda Olympic Week. The pair head to France for the 2013 470 European Championship, building towards the ...

Magma Structures to sponsor Nick Cherry in Solitaire du Figaro 2013
JEC Composites
Magma Structures has announced its sponsorship of British sailor, Nick Cherry, in the famous Solitaire du Figaro, the pinnacle in the annual solosailing calendar, which starts from Bordeaux 2nd June 2013. Business, Marine, Carbon Fiber, Thermosetting ...

JEC Composites

Dutch delight as Pascoe bags gold
Dorset Echo
There was a fierce battle for honours in the class in the Dutch leg of the EUROSAF Champions Sailing Cup, with Pascoe extending her podium streak to four medals from four events. She held off Paralympic champion Helena Lucas in a nail-biting last race, ...

Dorset Echo

ABYC's Memorial day Regatta - Missing the glory on day 3
Sail World
Alamitos Bay Yacht Club's annual Memorial Day Regatta held on Saturday and Sunday had single-handed sailors Charlie Buckingham in Laser Full Rig and Matt Struble in A Class catamarans each winning all seven of their races, but they missed the glory ...

The 12th annual Samui Regatta kicks off
TravelDailyNews Asia-Pacific
SAMUI – Leading Thai resort island, Samui, welcomes over 500 sailors to the 12th annual Samui Regatta which kicks off tomorrow at Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui with five days of racing, and culminates in a lavish beachfront gala dinner at which the ...

TravelDailyNews Asia-Pacific

Fresh eyes on London: Sailing in London
By Mo
Sailing in London. Really this is London. The West Reservoir water sports centre in Hackney is picture postcard beautiful. Yesterday with sun and the right amount of wind for sailing makes you fall in love with London all over again. Posted by ...
Fresh eyes on London

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