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    Published on 07-14-2019 08:32 AM
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    Big tussle with the landlord Saturday....


    Today will go down in history for Golden State Sportfishing as one of the best days ever!
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    Published on 07-05-2019 12:13 PM
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    Torqeedo Issues Safety Recall


    Important safety warning
    Dear Customer, we place the highest value on the quality and safety of our products. We are therefore informing you about a possible safety risk in connection with the batteries used in our outboard ...
    Published on 06-28-2019 10:30 AM
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    World News Reports


    Stephen Hague was on Windermere during a session with Blackwell Sailing Club when a gust of wind capsized the boat.
    The instructor onboard managed to swim to safety but the 57-year-old, from Heversham, became trapped under the hull and was unable to escape given his mobility issues.

    The Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) found that a strap used to secure the retractable keel had not been attached at the time of the incident on June 12.
    As the keel was fully retracted it would have been very difficult ...
    Published on 06-19-2019 03:18 PM
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    Baltic 130 Custom superyacht My Song "beyond repair"
    13 JUNE 2019 BY MIRANDA BLAZEBY

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    The Baltic 130 Custom sailing yacht My Song is "not salvageable", according to its owner.

    The yacht, which was lost at sea after falling from a cargo ship, was hauled out in Palma earlier this month. Photographs taken by onlookers showed extensive damage to the yacht, with several holes in the hull of the boat.
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    Published on 06-19-2019 10:39 AM
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    Rob Douglas has set a new nautical mile speed sailing world record at Plage du Rouet, in La Palme, France.
    On June 10, the American kiteboarder rode his kite at 39.04 knots (44.93 miles per hour) during the 2019 Prince of Speed.
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    Published on 06-14-2019 09:32 AM



    Caleb Paine getting his giddy up on! ...
    Published on 06-10-2019 09:34 AM
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    Very thick sea with waves between 4 to 6 meters. Winds of 65 knots which is equivalent ...
    Published on 06-09-2019 09:42 AM
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    The Daily Mail's Milly Vincent Reports

    A collision between a vintage sailing ship and a container vessel in Germany injured five and sunk the wooden ship which had just been restored at a cost of £1.3million one week before.

    The 43 passengers and crew aboard the 'No 5 Elbe' were rescued after it was crashed into by the Cyprus-flagged container ship Astrosprinter on the Elbe River at Stade near Hamburg at around 12.30pm Saturday.

    The 121 ft long pilot schooner, built in 1883, was Hamburg's ...
    Published on 06-03-2019 04:48 PM
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    My Song is hoisted in Palma and it isn't pretty.

    Report Charl van Rooy




    Baltic Yachts, who launched the yacht at its shipyard in 2016, is known to have a repair facility in Palma de Mallorca ...
    Published on 06-01-2019 09:04 AM
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    Further to our Press Release on 28 May 2019, appointed salvors, MCS Marine Claim Services Germany have
    now taken possession of MY SONG and are working hard to prepare her
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    Published on 05-28-2019 02:30 PM
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    "We would not normally comment on cargo incidents but given the high-profile nature of this yacht and the media interest we feel that we need to formally give some clarification. There are several individuals ...
    Published on 05-28-2019 08:27 AM
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    What can you say, it was Memorial Day weekend... These things happen.....

    Caption it up! ...
    Published on 05-27-2019 09:05 PM
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    Abandoned since 2016 after a failed attempt at the LA to Honolulu Record, the Hydroptere awaits your bid
    to bring her her home and show the wife and kids what you got!

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    Published on 05-27-2019 10:06 AM
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    While being transported aboard a freighter, from the Caribbean to the Tyrrhenian, the My Song, Baltic 130 (40 meters) of Pierluigi Loro Piana, fell into the sea : the accident occurred between Saturday night and the early hours of Sunday morning, in the Mediterranean. The yacht was probably headed to Genoa and the event happened in the Gulf of Lion.

    Report translated ...