Volvo Ocean Race

Skiff sailing duo stay in sync ahead of 49erFX Worlds

<b>Above a millpond ocean, without a zephyr of a breeze, Alex Maloney and Molly Meech sit at a picnic table at Milford Beach and look out, wistfully, at</b> …

Sailing

Pacific Cup: Breaking the tape >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

(July 21, 2018) – The 2018 Pacific Cup has its first arrivals as A Fond le Girafon and Prospector finished yesterday while Bacon Berger and Wolfpack …

Sailing

Panerai British Classic Week 2018 - Overall

<b>This year's fleet of 50 timeless classic yachts enjoyed a week of technically challenging races in perfect conditions in the Solent. After a six-race</b> …

Sailing

Harrowing conditions forecast for 110th Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac

<b>Known as "America's Offshore Challenge™," the Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac® (CYCRTM) presented by Wintrust is shaping up to be all of that and</b> …

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Survival And Success At Sea: The Story Behind Dongfeng’s Dramatic Ocean Race Victory

Wind worn, wave beaten, and pushed to their very limits, just finishing is an accomplishment for those who compete in the Volvo Ocean Race. Consider this — you say goodbye to your family for nine months, live on a boat, sleep (when your body lets you) on a bunk, and face all types of weather in the …

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USA best nation at Youth Sailing Worlds >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Corpus Christi, TX (July 20, 2018) – The US Sailing Team at the Youth World Sailing Championships hauled in four gold medals and a silver at the 48th …

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Scuttlebutt 5127 - July 20, 2018

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Golden Globe Race Sends Solo Sailors on Round-The-World Adventure

If you thought the Volvo Ocean Race was tough and interesting to watch unfold, than you haven't seen anything yet. Another round-the-world sailing …

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Six classes clinched at Youth Worlds >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Corpus Christi, TX (July 19, 2018) – The fourth day of the 48th Youth Sailing world Championships saw six class winners crowned gold medalists.<p>The …

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Connected Photography: Interview with Ian Roman

<b>Ian Roman is one of the world's top sailing photographers and is known for always staying at the cutting edge of technology, linking his kit through</b> …

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Rivals finish Bermuda Hamburg Race >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

(July 18, 2018) – For almost 10 days it was match racing at its finest when the two Line Honours favourites Varuna VI and Malizia – Yacht Club Monaco …

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Kyle Langford's perfect dismount • Live Sail Die

Kyle Langford, the Aussie go-getter sailor who has won the America’s Cup (for Oracle Team USA) and who finished third in the Volvo Ocean Race as part …

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Scuttlebutt 5125 - July 18, 2018

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How The Volvo Ocean Race Team Tackles Extreme Challenges

Today’s tireless leaders face difficult challenges every day. Market fluctuations. Competitive pressures. Crisis situations like natural disasters or product failures. Complicated situations and critical circumstances demand a level head, clear vision and a team focused on surviving the <i>temporary</i> …

Yacht Racing

Looking back at the Volvo Ocean Race

The 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race has slipped into the history books and I have to admit, I kind of have withdrawal symptoms. Clicking on the race tracker …

Sailing

The sailors’ views on plastic pollution

Sailors at the Ocean Summit of the Volvo Ocean Race share their experiences of the ocean plastic crisis, including floating plastic chairs and the …

Yacht Racing

RECYCLED 178: Rick Tomlinson

Rick Tomlinson is one of yachting’s most accomplished photographers. What I didn’t know before we met, was how accomplished he is as a sailor. Rick …

Sailing

48th Youth Sailing World Championships officially open

by Sean McNeill 16 Jul 08:58 BST<p>48th Youth Sailing World Championships officially open © World Sailing<p><b>With the words, "By hoisting the flag I declare</b> …

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Park City Sailing Women & Wind Series Starts With Q&A With Olympian

Park City Sailing is launching a Women &Wind Series<p>Park City Sailing Association has been sailing on the Jordanelle for just over 10 years. During …

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Offshore racing action unfurls across the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans

<b>While the Volvo Ocean Race might have recently flaked their sails for the final time in the 2017/2018 edition, and while the Clipper Round The World</b> …

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The Hague Offshore Sailing World Championship - Day 2

<b>After over 24 hours of sailing in light air off the Dutch North Sea coast, the opening act of The Hague Offshore Sailing World Championship has now</b> …

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Majority of samples taken during Volvo Ocean Race contain microplastics, new data reveals

<b>The Volvo Ocean Race Science Programme reached a significant milestone when the race completed a global circumnavigation following its arrival into</b> …

Pollution

Celebrating 50 years of pioneers and first-evers at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show

by Annabel Wildey 14 Jul 10:29 BST 14-23 September 2018<p>Southampton Boat Show 2017 © Southampton Boat Show<p><b>This year TheYachtMarket.com Southampton</b> …

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Scuttlebutt 5122 - July 13, 2018

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D-10 to La Drheam Cup - Destination Cotentin: all systems go!

<b>The second edition of La Drheam Cup-Destination Cotentin will kick off on Saturday 21 July at 11:00hrs with the Drheam Trophy, whilst the race</b> …

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Volvo Ocean Race: The Ultimate Video - Not to be Missed

<b>The 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race was probably the most memorable yet because of its high and low points. What made the race unique was the drone video</b> …

Sailing

North Sails Factory Tour

Sailmaking is an ever-changing, constantly developing and always interesting element of sailing so we like to keep up with the latest trends and …

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Woman on a mission: what drives Dee Caffari? How the pioneering sailor went from PE teacher to Volvo skipper

Dee Caffari puts most of us to shame. She turned up in the cliquey world of offshore racing in her mid-twenties without a reputation built on years …

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VIDEO: This is Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18

After the closest ever edition of the Volvo Ocean Race, here’s everything you need to know about sport’s toughest test of a team – and why winning it …

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Dismal Day Disappoints But Champs Push Forward At European Championships

49er Champs Close Gap To Polish Leaders While Spain Wins AND Loses Day In Nacra<p>Between the dark skies, sheets of fog and mist, and the …

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