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Maiden Voyage – SSV Oliver Hazard Perry Sets Sail

Maiden Voyage - SSV Oliver Hazard Perry Sets Sail

Rhode Island’s 200-foot Official Sailing Education Vessel SSV Oliver Hazard Perry sailed for the first time yesterday (16 July) in Narragansett Bay after she left the Hinckley Boat Yard in Portsmouth, R.I., USA to begin a journey up the coast to join the Tall Ships Portland 2015 festival. It is the first ocean-going full-rigged ship built in America in over ...

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Tall Ships Sailing on From Belfast

Tall Ships Sailing on From Belfast Give Hope For Better Irish Sail Training

The visit of the Tall Ships to Belfast from July 2nd to 5th was anticipated with an enthusiasm which was fully justified by the numbers which became involved. Sixty vessels of all sizes assembled on both sides of the River Lagan in the rejuvenated docklands area and the Titanic Quarter, with a goodly sprinkling of the Class A full-rigged ships dominating ...

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Eddie Jordan’s Royal Cork Yacht Club Forges New Link With Yacht Club de Monaco

Eddie Jordan's Royal Cork Yacht Club Forges New Link With Yacht Club de Monaco

The Royal Cork Yacht Club has twinned with Yacht Club de Monaco (YCM)  and a reception to mark the occasion was held in YCM on Sunday, June 28th at 17.30 hourswrites Claire Bateman. YCM have reciprocal arrangements with fifty one clubs worldwide but only have Twinning Agreements with fifteen. Royal Cork Yacht Club is the only yacht club in Ireland ...

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Drogheda Maritime Festival ~ Free lifejacket safety checks

Drogheda Maritime Festival

Leisure craft owners are being invited to get their lifejackets checked free of charge by the RNLI at this weekend’s Drogheda Maritime Festival on the East Coast of Ireland. All are welcome to visit the RNLI stand on North Quay, Drogheda Port, this Saturday and Sunday, 20-21 June, to get their lifejackets assessed. Personal safety equipment is the focus of this ...

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Karpaz Gate Marina and North Cyprus 2015

Karpaz-Gate-Marina-and-North-Cyprus-2015

Series of special events at luxury venue on Karpaz peninsula will launch range of summer activities at marina and North Cyprus region Karpaz Gate Marina has announced the details of a four-day ‘Sailing Season Celebrations’ event to be held at the 5 Gold Anchor marina from Wednesday, June 10 to Saturday, June 13. The festivities at the luxury marina on the ...

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Sani Marina ~ Halkidiki, Greece

Sani Marina ~ Halkidiki, Greece

The smartly designed Sani Marina is nested in the heart of the five-star Sani Resort on the Kassandra Peninsula in Halkidiki, Greece . Owning to its unique and secluded location Sani Marina is the perfect base from which to explore north Aegean Sea and the surrounding islands, while enjoying the beautiful setting and cosmopolitan environment of a first-class harbor. Sani ...

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Complimentary Caribbean berthing St. Kitts

Complimentary Caribbean berthing

Exclusive Christophe Harbour St. Kitts offer for yachts wishing to explore the new development St Kitts’ Christophe Harbour is offering yacht owners a tantalizing taste of this new cruising destination with a complimentary offer. With three nights dockage available for vessels between 30 and 90-metres, The Marina at Christophe Harbour, forming the third point in the cruising triangle of St ...

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ALMOUJ MARINA Berthing for yachts of 10 – 40 metres

ALMOUJ MARINA Berthing

Almouj Marina – Muscat, Oman Located within The Wave, Muscat development at the heart of Al Marsa Village, Almouj Marina is a premier marina facility and flagship yachting destination accommodating yachts from 10 to 40 metres. Ideal for sailing enthusiasts, the marina is home to Oman Sail and provides an ideal venue for sporting events, creating a social hub for ...

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Marinas in the US Industry Market Research Report

Marinas in the US Industry Market Research Report

Marinas in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld has been updated Over the past five years, the Marinas industry has been sailing along with increased revenue growth and rising profit. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Marinas industry in its growing industry report collection. Over the past five years, the Marinas ...

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Tall Ship Providence

Tall Ship Providence

Rhode Island’s tall ship Providence falls during storm’s strong winds A Revolutionary War replica tall ship has been toppled by strong wind gusts during the snowstorm that’s pounding Rhode Island. Thorpe Leeson, owner and captain of the Continental Sloop Providence, says Tuesday the 110-foot ship was extensively damaged when it fell on its side overnight at the Newport Shipyard. It ...

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