Daily Archives: March 17, 2012

Sailing journalist to discuss America’s Cup in Tiburon

Sailing journalist Kimball Livingston will discuss the America’s Cup race from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Belvedere-Tiburon Library, 1501 Tiburon Blvd. Continue reading

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Clipper Round the World Race : Derry-Londonderry celebrates St Patrick’s Day

The internationally backed fleet of ocean racing yachts taking part in the Clipper 11-12 Race have taken another pounding from the Pacific Ocean over the last 24 hours as today sees the crews attempt to celebrate a very unique … Continue reading

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Volvo Ocean Race : Xabi Fernandez: We are mentally prepared for the leg and in terms of what really matters

The ultimate Volvo Ocean Race Leg kicks off tomorrow: over 6,700 miles from New Zealand to Brazil. Despite a sixth place finish in today's in-port race, “Telefónica” will set off from Auckland as the overall regatta leader Following t… Continue reading

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Farren-Price takes CYCA Ocean Pointscore double

Sydney yachtsman Julian Farren-Price has won the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Ocean Pointscore Series (OPS) under both IRC and PHS categories, following more top results with his Cookson 12, About Time in the big-breeze Lion Island Race to… Continue reading

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How Quickly Can Price Inflation Explode?

Amity Shlaes is a senior fellow in economic history at the Council on Foreign Relations. Continue reading

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Broad yachts mark 80 years afloat

The Hunter’s cabin yachts and half-deckers [day boats] are the only fleet powered by sail on the Norfolk Broads In the past few days the “lovely ladies” of Hunter’s Yard, as they are affectionately known, have slipped back into the water of the Norfolk… Continue reading

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2012 US Sailing Development Team Named

Fifty-two talented sailors have been named to the 2012 US Sailing Development Team , the youth pipeline team supported by US Sailing’s Olympic Sailing Committee . Continue reading

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Song for St Patrick’s Day: The Dubliners and The Pogues – The Irish Rover

I play this every year on St Paddy’s Day ‘cos I bloody love this. Sing along me beauties. Where’s my Guinness. On the fourth of July eighteen hundred and six We set sail from the sweet cove of Cork We… Continue reading

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The City Club of San Francisco and Golden Gate Yacht Club Partner to Expand Member Benefits

As the America’s Cup regatta makes its way to the Golden Gate of the West, the City Club of San Francisco and Golden Gate Yacht Club have partnered to offer their members benefits at each other’s facilities. Continue reading

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Volvo Ocean Race : CAMPER wins Auckland In-Ports Race as race reaches midway point

Local heroes CAMPER with Emirates Team New Zealand clinched a dream victory on Saturday, winning the Auckland In-Port Race in front of tens of thousands of ecstatic fans to reinvigorate their Volvo Ocean Race campaign. With five in-port races … Continue reading

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