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US Sailing Olympic

US Sailing Olympic

AmericaOne Foundation commits 5 million to US Sailing Olympic development Program In an effort to dramatically improve the Olympic youth development system for sailing in the United States, US Sailing and the AmericaOne Foundation are excited to announce a historic new initiative: Project Pipeline. To give the effort the strong start it needs, the AmericaOne Foundation will support Project Pipeline ...

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RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show 2015

RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show 2015

Inspire your club members with a visit to the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show 2015 If your club is looking for advice on legal issues, tips on increasing club membership or perhaps more knowledge about club racing then don’t miss the 2015 RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show (28 February- 01 March). Held at Alexandra Palace, North London, the show provides a fantastic ...

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Rolex Sailor Canadian Finalists

Rolex Sailor Canadian Finalists

Rolex Sailor of the Year Finalists presented to Canadian sailor The Rolex Sailor of the Year Award, Sail Canada’s most prestigious award, is presented annually to a Canadian sailor for bringing recognition to Canadian sailing and Sail Canada. The award was first presented in 1986 to America’s Cup supporter Paul Phelan, who successfully organized a merger between Canada’s top 12-meter ...

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World Cruising Club new partnership

World Cruising Club

World Cruising Club in new partnership with Elvstrøm Sails Leading sailing rally specialists World Cruising Club, organisers of the annual Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC) have announced a partnership with leading sail makers Elvstrøm Sails, to share knowledge and experience with aspiring bluewater cruisers. In a typical year over 1.5 million ocean miles will be sailed by boats in World ...

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RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show

RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show

Don`t miss the Cruising Experience at RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show Visitors to this month’s RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show are invited to tour the show’s brand new ‘Cruising Corridor’ to find out why dinghy cruising is one of the UK’s fastest growing and most popular boating activities. Taking place at the magnificent Alexandra Palace in London over the weekend of 28 ...

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Royal Southern Yacht Club

50 is the new 40! The Royal Southern Yacht Club reveals the average age of membership The Royal Southern Yacht Club defies time, getting younger every year, with the average age of its membership now under 50. Chris Mansfield, the newly elected Commodore, has a strong heritage in professional blue water yacht skippering, on boats such as Duet as well ...

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J.P. Morgan – Round the Island Race

J.P. Morgan - Round the Island Race

J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race update Entries on target as new sponsor is announced for the Seamanship Award Early Bird Entries close 7 February First entry news Haven Knox-Johnston sponsors Seamanship Award Ian Bowker’s take on the Race from his half-tonner The Race organisers at the Island Sailing Club (ISC) opened entries to the 84th edition of ...

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RYA pays tribute to Bruce Grant

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the death of Bruce Grant, well known within the RYA and one of the founder members of the RYA North East Region. Bruce was born in Lambeth, south London in September 1945. His parents, Graham and Jo were both doctors at Kings College Hospital. Sadly, Bruce’s health was not good ...

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Sail to Patagonia

Sail to Patagonia

Sail to Patagonia – Don’t miss this talk by expedition guru Skip Novak To sail in Tierra del Fuego is to meet the elements in the raw. I’ve sailed here twice and I’m looking forward to the next chance to go back. The scenery is monumental and spectacular. The sailing can be challenging at times and demands a high level ...

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New regatta added to match racing tour

New regatta added to match racing tour

New regatta added to match racing tour Several changes to the World Match Racing Tour were announced at last month’s World Match Racing Association Tour Promoter Conference in London. During the two-day conference, attended by representatives from all but one tour event, it was revealed that the 2015 World Match Racing Tour will feature a new regatta and title sponsor, ...

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