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US Sailing Releases Rio 2016

US Sailing Releases Rio 2016 Olympic Trials System FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Portsmouth, R.I. – US Sailing’s Olympic Sailing Committee (OSC) has released the selection procedures for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team (Sailing) in the 10 events selected for the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games. The Games of the XXXI Olympiad will take place from August 5-21, 2016, and the sailing events will be ...

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Strong Winds Leaves OK Dinghy Fleet Ashore

Strong Winds Leaves OK Dinghy Fleet Ashore

Strong winds battering Port Phillip caused the first day of the OK Dinghy World Championship to be cancelled, leaving sailors on shore all day. After the practice race on Monday was also cancelled because of strong winds, the fleet is itching to get on the water and start some racing. The day began pretty much as the previous day had ...

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Gill Commodores Cup & St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

Gill Commodores Cup & St. St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

Join the Volvo 60 MKIII Spirit Of Adventure for Gill Commodores Cup & St. Maarten Heineken Regatta fter arriving in St. Maarten on March 2nd the sailing team will start with a two full days of safety and sail training aboard the Volvo 60 in preparation for the Gill Commodore’s Cup. The first day of racing is separate from the ...

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Boat and Yacht paint product Guide

Boat and Yacht paint

Step-by-Step Project – Boat and Yacht paint product Guides – How to prepare bare substrates All surfaces should be thoroughly degreased and free from any sanding debris prior to the application of any paint to the surface.   Fiberglass Dewax with Interlux Fiberglass Surface Prep YMA601V. Sand well (using 80-220 grit below water/180-220 grit above water) sandpaper. Clean thoroughly and allow to dry completely. Prime using an ...

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Windyty not only sailing Wind Forecast

Windyty not only sailing Wind Forecast

Windyty not only sailing Wind Forecast It’s hard to get excited about weather forecasts unless they promise warm and sunny days, but you might just make an exception for Windyty. The browser-based meteorological tool shows you living, breathing view of the world’s wind patterns along with overlays for everything from temperature to humidity. Arguably, it’s both beautiful and useful — ...

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Melges 24 U.S. National Championship

Melges 24 U.S. National Championship

2015 Melges 24 U.S. National Championship signs up CSR Marine U.S. Melges 24 Class Association (USMCA) announces title sponsor for its premiere event of the 2015 season – the CSR Marine Melges 24 U.S. National Championship Cascade Locks, OR – With a host of Melges 24 teams from all over the U.S.A. already pre-committed to racing at the 2015 Melges ...

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CNB Superyachts

CNB Superyachts

CNB Superyachts Most popular in USA For over 20 year, CNB superyachts, the custom yacht division of Jeanneau / Group Beneteau has been designing and building some of the world’s most beautiful custom sailing yachts. Having built over 60 custom yachts ranging in size from 60 to 120 feet, CNB has acquired an unfailing reputation for the quality of its ...

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ORC Rule for SuperYachts

ORC Rule for SuperYachts

ORC announces used ORCsy Rule for SuperYachts Yacht Club Costa Smeralda, Bucket Regattas and Superyacht Cup Palma select the ORC SuperYacht Rule for their 2015 regattas Marblehead, USA – An initiative by the SuperYacht Racing Association (SYRA) led to collaboration with the Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) and ultimately the creation of a used superyacht handicapping rule – the ORC SuperYacht ...

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Helena Lucas Road to Rio

Helena Lucas Road to Rio

Helena Lucas Road to Rio campaign invites support from the British public Southampton-based Paralympic Gold Medal winning British sailor, Helena Lucas MBE, is inviting individuals and businesses to support her campaign to repeat her success in the Paralympics in Rio 2016. In an innovative fundraising move, Lucas is offering individuals and organisations the chance to put their names on her ...

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Girl for Sail – RYA DAY SKIPPER

Girl for Sail

Girl for Sail – RYA DAY SKIPPER 5-9 JANUARY 2015 The RYA Competent Crew and Day Skipper is run from a fantastic location in St Lucia in the beatiful Caribbean. – Our courses are  run from January through to April. These Caribbean courses run for 5 days GirlsforSail Verdict “Take the step and become your own skipper!! We will coach you in our calm manner ...

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