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    Published on 04-05-2020 03:38 PM
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    Parts of Vanuatu are being warned to expect gusts to 235 kilometres an hour as category 5 Severe Tropical Cyclone Harold bears down on the island nation.

    About 7am Monday (NZT) the Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Department ...
    Published on 04-05-2020 02:16 PM
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    (Saturday 4th April 2020, Spain) – Sailors and shore crew from the wider 52 SUPER SERIES family are putting their skills – and in many cases their hardware – to good use helping support the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic. In Palma, Mallorca, and in Valencia, groups ...
    Published on 03-30-2020 08:53 AM
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    The Pilgrim, a decades-long icon at the Ocean Institute, listed starboard over the weekend and began sinking in Dana Point Harbor.

    Officials were informed at 5:15 a.m. Sunday, March 29, that the beloved vessel, which served as an inspiring real-world classroom to hundreds of thousands of students and visitors, heeled overnight in the slip at the Ocean Institute’s dock.

    Sheriff’s Harbor Patrol deputies placed a yellow hazmat boom around the ship to contain spilling diesel fuel and oil.

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    Published on 03-30-2020 08:46 AM
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    STOLEN: RYC WHALER #4 AND TRAILER HAVE BEEN STOLEN FROM OUR BOAT YARD (like the boat pictured below).

    The boat is a 1987 17’ Boston Whaler, CF 9064KX, ...
    Published on 03-23-2020 08:58 AM
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    TORONTO (March 22, 2020) – The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC), backed by their Athletes’ Commissions, National Sports Organizations and the Government ...
    Published on 03-17-2020 03:28 PM
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    The International Federation of Kitesport Organizations has issued a plea to enthusiasts to avoid kitesports during the ongoing pandemic. ...
    Published on 03-16-2020 10:07 AM
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    𝐎𝐅𝐅𝐈𝐂𝐈𝐀𝐋 𝐔𝐏𝐃𝐀𝐓𝐄 ...
    Published on 03-13-2020 02:59 PM
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    Another casualty of the ongoing pandemic.... ...
    Published on 03-12-2020 03:06 PM
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    US SAILING ADDRESSES ATHLETES IN EUROPE FOLLOWING RECENT TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS AND EVENT CANCELLATIONS
    For Immediate Release

    BRISTOL, R.I. (March 12, 2020) – Due to the travel restrictions from Europe that were announced by the U.S. on Wednesday, March 11 amid the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and recent event cancellations and ...
    Published on 02-27-2020 10:30 AM
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    (CNN)Towering waves are forming Thursday on the Great Lakes, with swells that could reach 20 feet, CNN meteorologists said.

    Huge waves already have been spotted over southern Lake Michigan, following ...
    Published on 02-25-2020 09:14 AM
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    MACIF group and François Gabart entrust the helm
    of the MACIF trimaran to Pascal Bidégorry for The Transat CIC




    Following a tough Brest Atlantique race, François Gabart has momentarily decided to give racing a break this season, despite having learnt a lot from this event. The MACIF trimaran’s skipper will use this time to focus on projects in a different way and to recharge his batteries to return stronger than ever next year.

    After talking about this together, the MACIF group and ...
    Published on 02-12-2020 07:53 AM
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    The Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame (BASHOF) announced today that local sailor Paul Cayard will join its 2020 induction class this May. In doing so, Cayard becomes the first sailor to be recognized by the BASHOF, joining sports-world greats such as Joe Montana, Jonny Moseley, Billie Jean ...
    Published on 02-07-2020 11:45 AM
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    SAN DIEGO, Calif. (February 7, 2020) – On Thursday night under the stars aboard the historic and storied USS Midway in San Diego at Navy Pier, the best best U.S. sailor athletes of 2019 were honored among family, friends, peers, competitors, and contributors to the sport of sailing.

    International 505 World Champions, Mike Martin (Mill Valley, Calif.) and Adam Lowry (Mill Valley, Calif.) and IKA Formula Kite Class World Champion Daniela Moroz (Lafayette, Calif.) earned this year’s special distinction and were celebrated along with the 2019 award finalists who were all participating in the evening program’s festivities. ...
    Published on 01-30-2020 11:38 AM
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    Real men don't let a little puka ruin their day




    German catamaran "Mona", despite the breach, remains floating ...