Aquatic Sports

'Planet is doomed' unless ocean health improves, says yachtswoman

<b>(CNN) —</b> She's witnessed awe-inspiring sights at sea, but yachtswoman Dee Caffari has also been left "dumbfounded" by the vast floating islands of plastic and rubbish she has seen in the world's oceans.<p>As the first woman to have sailed single-handedly around the world in both directions, Caffari has …

Sailing

View from the Water – Terry Laughlin tribute

The last time I met Terry Laughlin, earlier this year, we played a game of pool. He wasn’t very good at it. But with every shot, he got better. …

Open Water Swimming

Youths 'water-ski' in flooded underground car park as UK battles extreme weather with travel chaos and mass evacuations

This is the amusing moment a group of youths filmed each other attempting to 'water-skii' in a flooded underground car park as the UK battles extreme …

Weather

Volvo Ocean Race L2 - Final throw of the dice

<b>In a final throw of the dice, Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag go into Stealth mode and team AkzoNobel and Turn the Tide on Plastic loop down south under the</b> …

Sailing

Swim Free Confidence Underwater Course

Expand your confidence and safety in and underwater, join John McCarthy’s Swim Free Confidence Underwater Workshop, where you will learn to approach …

Surfing

Tough: "I surfed switch for a year!"

Talented Santa Cruz goofyfooter switches stance for an entire year! Why?<p><b>I’m a thirty-two-year-old goofyfooter from Santa Cruz,</b> California. I was good …

Surfing

Watch: Goose Chase

Five years through the lens of Nate Leal<p>Nate Leal has spent the past five years on the road and behind the lens while chasing waves alongside …

Surfing

Jordy: Trestles...

It’s no secret Jordy had a bit of a shocker in Europe. But when you fall off the horse your just got to get back on the horse. Taking out your …

Surfing

Vulcan by B&G

B&G introduces radar enabled Vulcan sailing chartplotters<p><b>B&G®, the world’s leading sailing navigation and instrument specialist, is pleased to</b> …

Sailing

Sailor Loses Fingers in Nacra Incident: World Sailing Publishes Report

World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, has published an investigation report into the Nacra 17 incident involving Bora Gulari (USA).</i> …

Sailing

Dangerous Undercurrents: Sailing the Open Ocean of the Female Psyche in “Catalina” - Los Angeles Review of Books

IT WOULD BE a literary crime to give away too much about Liska Jacobs’s mesmerizing debut novel, <i>Catalina</i>. What happens over the course of these …

Sailing

Breathing exercises for surfers

Paddling out with a calm mind is key to success in the surf. <b>The breath and the mind are intimately connected which is why breathing exercises can</b> …

Meditation

Free/Fly Specialist Liz Thull Commits to Illinois State

Lakeview, Minnesota’s <b>Liz Thull</b> made a verbal commitment and signed an NLI to swim for Illinois State University beginning in the 2018-19 season. She …

Swimming

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE 2017

THE WINDSURFER’S CHRISTMAS LIST 2017<p><b>Christmas is coming and we have bypassed the whole subtle hints thing and devised this handy list of gifts to</b> …

Windsurfing

Raul Rios leads Lightning Worlds

Salinas, Ecuador (November 22, 2017) – “Groundhog day” overcast skies and 10-12 knot winds greeted the 56-boat fleet on the opening day of the 2017 …

Sailing

How To Make Great DIY Swim Films – Top Tips #3

'How To Make Great DIY Swim Films' is a series of six blogs with some of BAFTA-nominated director Stefan Stuckert's top filmmaking tips.

Open Water Swimming

Can John John win dirty at Pipe?

It already seems an eternity since Gabriel Medina bunny-hopped back into world title contention with victory at the Rip Curl Pro, Peniche. Trailing …

Surfing

Thrash metal to splash metal

That’s because the organisers are fitting two pools into the floor of the brand new 16,000 seater Royal Arena in Copenhagen, which is hosting German …

Swimming

MACIF ~ Solo Round the World

After a little over 17 days at sea, François Gabart is still in the lead by about 1 and a half days in relation to the Thomas Coville’s time, the …

Sailing

Surfing in Iceland - a solo road trip

Cornish surfer Andrew Douglas packs his bags for a week on the road in Iceland meeting locals and fellow hardy travellers

Surfing

Jordy Smith Finds His Magic Sauce At Lowers

'I walked back up the trail that arvo feeling back on track and pumped for Hawaii.'<p>Jordy Smith scored a pair of 13th-place finishes on the Tour’s …

Surfing

Tenzin Nordon

Commited<p>University of Massachusetts (Amherst)<p>Power Index<p>31.42<p>Massachusetts rank MA rank<p>25th<p>2018 rank<p>1000th+<p>2014<p>Speedo Champions Series LCM - Orlando, …

Swimming

CB2000 transforms your Icom radio into a Class B AIS Transponder

by Ian Lockyer today at 9:00 am 23 November 2017<p>Icom CB2000 ClassB AIS Transponder unit © Icom<p><b>Icom UK is pleased to introduce the CB2000 AIS</b> …

Sailing

The Birth of an Odyssey - Episode 1 of Skeleton Crew Sailing's Expedition to Round Cape Horn - San Antonio Express

Sailing

World Title Race Contenders

<b>Starting at Snapper Rocks last March, the Championship Tour women have battled at breaks on four continents and two islands, through nine events.</b><p>With …

Surfing

Air Force Adds Three Commits: Tory Bartlett, David Gray, Corey Shepard

<i>“I’m so excited to announce my verbal commitment to swim at the United States Air Force Academy! When I close my eyes and listen to my heart it’s an</i> …

Swimming

BYM Sailing & Sports News

<b>With the final double-points Act of the 2017 season just around the corner, OC Sport, owner and organiser of the Extreme Sailing Series™, has</b> …

Sailing

Inside the Machu Picchu Kayak Fest : Final Report

The second edition of the festival took place from the 3rd to 5th of November in the town of Santa Teresa in Cusco – Peru. Over 50 kayakers from 10 …

Kayaking

Getting back into the Paralympic Games >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

(November 22, 2017) – World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, has officially expressed an interest to the International Paralympic …

Sailing

WASZP Australian Championship to hit Sorrento

by Jonny Fullerton, WASZP class today at 9:15 pm 25-28 January 2018<p>WASZP Australian Championship to hit Sorrento © Martina Orsini<p><b>The first ever WASZP</b> …

Sailing