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    Published on 01-25-2022 04:11 PM



    USCG Training of Ocean Beach in San Francisco

    These 40' Surf Rescue Vessels are designed to perform rescues in dubious conditions,
    and come equipped with two independently ...
    Published on 01-24-2022 05:34 PM
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    British rower with incurable cancer sets new world record with two friends for Atlantic crossing
    Three British women, one of whom has incurable cervical cancer, have shattered the world record for rowing across the Atlantic.
    Kat Cordiner and teammates Abby Johnston and Charlotte Irving arrived in Antigua on Sunday evening.
    The women completed the 3,000-mile crossing from La Gomera in the Canary ...
    Published on 01-18-2022 02:07 PM
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    The eruption of the Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha'apai volcano on Saturday was so large, it was a spectacle best appreciated from space.

    The eruption was remarkable in that it involved the simultaneous formation of a volcanic ash plume, an atmospheric shock wave and a series of tsunami waves.
    While details are still emerging and we are still within an eruption episode that could have more twists and turns, there are several pieces of ...
    Published on 01-02-2022 09:39 AM
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    TWO TIME OLYMPIC CHAMPION MARTINE GRAEL AWARDED THE MAGNUS OLSSON PRIZE


    Stockholm, Sweden, 31 December 2021: The Mange Olsson Foundation has announced Martine Grael is the 2021 winner of its prestigious Magnus Olsson Prize. Awarded annually to an individual who has made an indelible contribution to the world of sailing, ...
    Published on 12-23-2021 11:23 AM
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    Wishing you and yours a very Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

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    Published on 11-30-2021 06:52 PM
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    Big offshore gusts and sunny skies delivered a barnstorming conclusion to the 2021 KiteFoil World Series Fuerteventura.
    Max Maeder of Singapore came out on top of a thrilling duel with Axel Mazella from France.
    Poema Newland of France dominated the women’s division, winning the trophy ahead of Great Britain’s Ellie Aldridge.


    After a rain stormy day of confused winds on Friday, the classic Fuerteventura northerly breeze kicked in for the climax of the event,
    the offshore gusts whipping up the sand on Risco del Paso beach in the south of the island. The wind was expected to blow between ...
    Published on 10-19-2021 08:34 AM
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    Storm in Athens this week caused lightning strike to boat lost all engines, tried using sail to avoid rocks but weather had other ...
    Published on 08-16-2021 10:41 AM
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    The Alameda Marina is not as you might remember it, most of the building have been razed
    and new construction is sprouting up...





    The docks on the east end, have been cleared out of vessels an the ramps at the west end for
    docks 7-8-9 and 10 are gone.

    ...
    Published on 08-05-2021 10:47 AM
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    We all know that about 70 percent of the earth’s surface is covered with water, which amounts to 361,132,000 Km2.

    When you look at the map of the world, the oceans and seas are easily identifiable and you might think that they just flow into each other. ...
    Published on 08-05-2021 10:06 AM
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    August 5, 2021

    To supporters of our team,

    I am departing Japan today after absorbing the Olympic environment, observing our team in action and getting pointers from old friends who have been running teams in this game for decades. It has been a great opportunity for ...
    Published on 07-15-2021 10:01 AM
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    Orbital Marine Power yesterday launched its 2MW tidal turbine, the Orbital O2, in Scotland. It will become the world’s most powerful operational tidal turbine once it has been commissioned and connected to the European Marine Energy Centre in the ...
    Published on 05-26-2021 09:41 AM
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    The Maxi Trimaran Banque Populaire XI team had their 1st sail over the past few days, testing and adjusting
    and reacquainting the team with the nuances of the Ultim's subtleties...

    All systems go with speeds over 40 knots!

    https://www.voile.banquepopulaire.fr/ ...
    Published on 05-24-2021 09:24 AM
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    When you finish the South Beach YC's Friday Night Beer Can Race and the McCovey Cove cam picks your
    boat out and displays ...
    Published on 05-13-2021 09:50 AM
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    Register now for marine first-aid classes with Michelle Diaz - Mondays, May 17 & 24 @ 7pm PT
    5/6/2021

    Join us on Zoom for our two virtual classes on how ...