Daily Archives: March 19, 2012

Small boats race for big cause

Their boats may be small, but the men of the Sun Coast Model Sailing Club aren’t just playing around. Continue reading

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America’s Cup : Outteridge ready, willing and able for Team Korea

Australian Nathan Outteridge, the new skipper of Team Korea, speaks with confidence as he looks ahead to his first opportunity to race an AC45 in Naples next month. Although he won't have a chance to sail on one of … Continue reading

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Camp Maria Olbrich, YWCA Teen Camp, July 7, 1954

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Volvo Ocean Race fleet blasting towards the Roaring Forties

With sheets cracked, the six-boat Volvo fleet led by Telefónica (Iker Martínez/ESP) is blast-reaching towards 40 degrees south at speeds of 17 to 18 knots. But, before the sleigh ride of the Roaring Forties towards Cape Horn can begin … Continue reading

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Ficker Cup sailors hope to follow Brady’s course

  In an ambitious young sailor's dream world, he (or she) somehow finds his way into the Long Beach Yacht Club's Ficker Cup match race event, wins it to qualify for the prestigious Congressional Cup—and then wins the Congressional … Continue reading

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Additions to the BYM News Photo Gallery Monday

Technical University Varna selects multiple NAUTIS simulators for its Maritime Simulation Center – http://www.bymnews.com/photos/thumbnails.php?album=1041 Warsash Spring Series 2012 – http://www.bymnews.com/photos/thumbnails.php?album=564 Treasu… Continue reading

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Finn European Championship : Rafa Trujillo leads after great start in Scarlino

 It promised much and it certainly delivered. The first day of the 2012 Finn Junior and Senior European Championship in Scarlino Italy was characterised by a shifty 8-10 knot north-westerly, moderate temperatures and some great racing. Rafa Trujillo … Continue reading

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California Dreamin’ Series: Butler Cup Breault wins series :Next stop, Ficker Cup

In sailboat racing good breeze is a good thing. But too much…not so good. Such was the case this Sunday in the California Dreamin’ Series Butler Cup, an ISAF Grade 3 match race hosted by Long Beach Yacht Club. … Continue reading

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USA. Prompted by recent violations, Coast Guard urges boaters to take advantage of free safety checks

Following a weekend during which Coast Guard boarding officers issued notices of violation to six Great Lakes boaters and sent them back to the docks early for lacking required safety equipment, the Coast Guard is urging mariners Monday to take … Continue reading

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In at the deep end for Artemis Offshore Academy Soloists in first Solo Figaro Race

Five Artemis Offshore Academy sailors took on their first Figaro race of the season against an impressive roll call of French sailing Figaro stars in the Marine Massif 2012.  For Ollie Bond, Nick Cherry, Aaron Cooper and Henry Bomby … Continue reading

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