Daily Archives: May 6, 2012

Local Woman Continues Search for Missing Yachter

SoCal H2) Rescue Team’s Niki BUrgan and her dog rummy searched Mexican waters for Theo Mavromatis, one of the four people aboard the Aegean which was destroyed during a race from Newport to Ensenada. Continue reading

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Welcome to Patch: The Salon and Day Spa, Sail Montauk

This week we saw a variety of business take hold of their listings on Patch, and we welcomed a bunch of new Local Voices to the site, as well. Continue reading

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Alinghi wins the Grand Prix Les Ambassadeurs

After a very intense battle against le Realstone Sailing, Alinghi wins Grand Prix les Ambassadeurs at Société Nautique de Genève. Having scored the exact same number of points than Realstone Sailing, Alinghi takes it all by winning the last … Continue reading

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PWA Ulsan World Cup Korea : Kozanoglu & Arrighetti win first race

The second day of the competition started in much the same fashion as the opening day, with winds coming from almost every direction as the wind failed to establish itself. However at 2pm the wind swung cross shore and … Continue reading

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Grand Prix Les Ambassadeurs Geneva

Today was the final day of a great weekend of racing on Lake Geneva.  We sailed four great races to go with the previous ten, for a total of 14 races.  The winds today were again in the 10-12 … Continue reading

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US Olympic Qualifying Regatta: Tunnicliffe leads Finals 4-1

Racing Summary (May 6, 2012): Racing in the Final Round of the U.S. Olympic Team Qualifying Regatta began with five flights competed. Anna Tunnicliffe’s “Team Maclaren” with Molly Vandemoer and Debbie Capozzi took an early lead over … Continue reading

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UK 18ft Skiff Grand Prix : Day 1, Round 2, at Calshot, Solent

The show starts at Calshot for the bank holiday weekend The bitterly cold Solent was gruelling enough for the regular day tripper let alone the few that had donned rubber suits for a day on the water.  Eight skiff … Continue reading

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Volvo Ocean Race : The Caicos bosses Groupama 4

Leading the fleet for the past ten days, the Americans have again made the break in a north-easterly breeze of fifteen knots, as they approach the Turks and Caicos archipelago. Groupama 4 has lost ground and will shortly have … Continue reading

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Monaco. DuPont celebrates world’s largest solar boat’s successful global journey Powered by the Sun

The world’s largest solar-powered boat has completed the first trans-world trip with DuPont photovoltaic materials helping make it possible. DuPont is an official supplier to PlanetSolar, a 31 meter-long and 15 meter-wide catamaran covered by 53… Continue reading

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RYA statement on new Olympic Events and Equipment for 2016

At its mid-year meetings in Stresa, Italy, the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has confirmed the Event and Equipment selections which will feature at the 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition in Rio de Janeiro. Following equipment trials held in Sa… Continue reading

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