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    Published on 10-10-2018 09:56 AM
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    The Marin IJ's Matthew Pera reports on impending failure of the Belvedere Seawall:


    Belvedere officials this week declared a state of ...
    Published on 10-10-2018 09:08 AM
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    One Week After Historic Global Launch, SailGP Unveils U.S. Team, Details of Two U.S. Races




    The five members of the U.S. SailGP Team are: Rome Kirby, 29, of Newport, Rhode Island (helmsman); Riley Gibbs, 22, of Long Beach, California (wing trimmer); Hans Henken, 26, of
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    Published on 10-08-2018 02:48 PM
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    Published on 10-03-2018 08:43 AM
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    World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, and Rolex, the leading name in prestige watches that includes watches engineered specifically for sailing, are pleased to announce a line-up of Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2018 nominees that personify excellence.
    The 11 nominated sailors represent the best of the best in international sailing over the last 12 months, with kiteboarders, offshore racers and Olympic class specialists all shortlisted.

    The names vying for the coveted and prestigious 2018 Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards are:

    Female
    Caterina Banti (ITA) - 2018 Nacra 17 World Champion
    Carolijn Brouwer (NED) / Marie Riou (FRA) - Volvo Ocean Race winners
    Daniela Moroz (USA) - 2018 Formula Kiteboarding World Champion
    Wendy Tuck (AUS) - Clipper Round the World ...
    Published on 10-02-2018 08:52 AM
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    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former America’s Cup holders Larry Ellison and Russell Coutts are set to announce a new sailing league called SailGP that will be contested in an enhanced class of foiling 50-foot catamarans, a person familiar with the situation said Friday. ...
    Published on 09-25-2018 11:56 AM
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    A still unnamed tropical depression looks to build into a hurricane and head towards Baja late next week. ...
    Published on 09-23-2018 07:12 AM
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    All of the money and time invested in the last round of technology demonstrated in Bermuda for the 35th America's
    Cup wont go to waste. Well at least not if Larry Ellison can help it.
    The rumors have been circulating that a return of the Foiling 50's was about ...
    Published on 09-05-2018 09:17 AM
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    If you are out on, or near the bay this weekend, or perhaps running a regatta or participating in a regatta, you might be wary
    of a spectacle which should unfold in the afternoon, should they get that far...

    News from My Modern Met


    Since 2015, we've been following the story
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    Published on 08-29-2018 01:27 PM
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    END OF THE FIRST STAGE OF THE MAXI BANQUE POPULAIRE IX PROJECT
    Three months after a capsize off Morocco, the Maxi Banque Populaire IX has left the Multiplast yard in Vannes, no less than 10 weeks after entering for structural damage repairs. He was transferred to the base of Team Banque Populaire in Lorient where ...
    Published on 08-27-2018 10:23 AM
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    The Mighty Midway endured a post WWII surprise attack over the weekend as the recreational vessel
    Sea Esta clipped her bow with unintentional consequences. ...
    Published on 08-21-2018 09:07 AM
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    Coast Guard sets port condition X-RAY for Big Island, WHISKEY for all other Hawaiian commercial ports
 ahead of Hurricane Lane

    HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition X-RAY for the Big Island ports and port condition WHISKEY for Oahu, Maui, Lanai, Molokai and Kauai ports as of 11 a.m. Monday in
    advance of Hurricane Lane.

    Commercial ports are:

    Hilo Harbor and Kawaihae ...
    Published on 08-13-2018 05:05 PM
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    SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) - Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, California Department of Fish and Wildlife's Office of Spill Prevention and Response (OSPR), Monterey County and Santa Cruz Fire Department continued a ...
    Published on 08-06-2018 09:50 AM
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    Northern California’s beloved Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, home of beautiful waterfalls, stunning beaches and a crystal clear lake, is closing for the remainder of the summer due to the extensive damage cause by the Carrr Fire.

    A National Park Service official said that the park will be closed for at least the upcoming month, if not longer.
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    Published on 08-03-2018 09:09 AM
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    SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters near Mare Island in San Pablo Bay, Wednesday, after their 30-foot sailboat ran aground.

    The boaters contacted Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders around 4:30 ...