22 May 2013

Volvo Ocean Race Sailmaking video

Volvo Ocean Race - Building the Future 11 - Sailmaking - YouTube: Volvo Ocean Race - Building the Future 11 - Sailmaking - an exclusive inside look at the cutting-edge processes behind sailmaking.

Santa Cruz sailing crew rescues Golden Gate Bridge jumper
San Jose Mercury News
Moments later, the pair and sailing friend John Mizell heard a Coast Guard radio call for a jumper in the water near the San Francisco end of the span. Walecka saw the man bobbing underneath a California Highway Patrol helicopter and sailed toward him.

College Sailing announces 2013 Hall of Fame honorees
Sail World
The Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) recently honored four individuals for their contributions to the sport of college sailing by inducting them into the ICSA Hall of Fame. Skye Kussmann (Stonington, Conn.) was recognized with the James ...

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Hamilton family sailing where the winds of life take them - Hamilton Spectator
Hamilton Spectator
At first, they travelled only during the day and anchored at night. Eventually, they started sailing through the night. Once they conquered that, their biggest stretch was the three weeks it took to sail from the Galapagos to French Polynesia across ...

Italians ignore America's Cup ban, take to SF waters
Last week, Golden Gate Yacht Club vice commodore Tom Ehman assured the sailingworld that the event would proceed, despite the death of Briton Andrew "Bart" Simpson when the Artemis boat capsized on San Francisco Bay on May 9. After its first ...

InterCollegiate Sailing Association National Championships commence
Sail World
The Intercollegiate Sailing Association's (ICSA) three national championships, Sperry Top-Sider/ICSA Women's National Semi-Final and Final Championship, APS/ICSA Team Race National Championship, and the Gill/ICSA Coed Dinghy National ...

Dutch bid for GB sailors
Dorset Echo
THE Netherlands plays host to round two of the EUROSAF ChampionsSailing Cup series this week, with the British Sailing Team set to compete across 10 classes at the Delta Lloyd Regatta in Medemblik, from today until Saturday. The new EUROSAF ...

Dorset Echo

Galway Sea Festival Sets Sail with Galway Bay Sailing Club Annual Regatta
The flagship event of the Galway Sea Festival is the Galway Bay Sailing Club Annual Regatta. The regatta which takes place from Friday evening through to Monday afternoon involves three days racing in Galway Bay. Founded in 1969 the Galway Bay ...

Oman Sail ramps up employment opportunities
Oman Daily Observer
The group of 12 men and 14 women recruits who came out on top after a rigorous selection process to identify the most suitable candidates were in Muscat for a two-day Oman Sail “onboarding” introduction course before embarking on a six month “jump ...

Oman Daily Observer

Sails grace 25th Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show - Marine Business
Marine Business
SAILING will feature prominently at this week's Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS) with national launches of prestige vessels and a large range of sailing products on display. Joining an impressive 114 vessels on the water will be the ...

Marine Business

Chance to try sailing on Derwent Reservoir
The Northern Echo
A SAILING club is offering visitors the chance to try the sport for free at its annual open day. Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club will open its gates to the public on Saturday, June 1 between 11am and 4pm. Weather permitting, visitors will be able to go ...

'Memoirs of a Cruising Dog', sailing on South Islander
Sail World
In the maze of islands straddling the border between Vancouver and USA, doggie boaters, like cruising sailors in many parts of the world, have had to rely on perfunctory walks ashore with their boating owners. Now there's a travel guide for four-legged ...

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Halcyon Sailing in NYC
Sail World
Halcyon Sailing is a new high-performance sailing option in New York. Our sailing events expose corporate groups to fast-paced direct competition, racing our sailboats right off Manhattan. Our all-inclusive teambuilding events require no travel and can ...

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Will women sailors prove their muscle in brutal Volvo Ocean Race ...Sailing around the world is one of the most grueling challenges on the planet. Are women up to the task in the Volvo Ocean Race?

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