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    Published on 04-17-2017 10:49 AM
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    In the April edition of Mainsail, Shirley Robertson explores the challenges facing women in elite sailing.Source: CNN


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    Published on 04-16-2017 10:48 AM
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    One Mod 70 exchanges places with another at KKMI's Richmond boat yard Saturday as Tom Siebel's Orion
    finishes up her extensive yard stay and is quickly replaced ...
    Published on 04-08-2017 10:52 AM
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    A very unusual sighting Friday as a large Great White Shark grounded itself at a very popular surf
    spot in Santa Cruz, California. Despite efforts by locals to send the shark back in to open waters, the injured ...
    Published on 04-07-2017 03:17 PM
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    Coast Guard responding to sunken barge south of the Bay Bridge, cleanup underway




    SAN FRANCISCO – The Coast Guard and the California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife's Office of Spill Prevention and ...
    Published on 04-03-2017 10:26 AM
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    Taking a closer look at the route that Bad Wolf would have been taking after sailing in the
    Twilight Series at King Harbor YC, one can get a better appreciation of the pickle
    the boat and ...
    Published on 03-31-2017 08:57 AM
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    Not the place you want to be....



    "This sailboat left King Harbor in extremely windy conditions and was unable to turn around and get back behind the breakwater. They ended up getting caught by a large wave and tossed into the pier. All four ...
    Published on 03-27-2017 02:43 PM
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    Portsmouth, RI (March 27, 2017) – US Sailing, the national governing body for the sport, has named 18 Olympic-class athletes to the 2017 US Sailing Team. The national team is selected annually and is comprised of the top sailors competing in the events selected for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

    The roster is assembled from a combination of sailors who qualified based on results in January at World Cup Series Miami 2017, and additional accomplished athletes who receive discretionary selection from the Chief of U.S. Olympic Sailing, ...
    Published on 03-24-2017 09:24 AM
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    Premiere Sailing League and MarkSetBot Cooperate
    to Bring Robotic Race Mark to Stadium Sailing


    DETROIT, MICHIGAN (March 23, 2017) – Premiere Sailing League USA (PSL) has found a partner to help elevate stadium style sailing to the next level of technological sophistication. ...
    Published on 03-23-2017 01:16 PM
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    French yacht salvaged from the rocks in Ladder Bay –


    On Saturday morning a salvage team from St. Maarten salvaged a French sailing yacht from the rocks in Ladder Bay.

    On Monday the yacht had drifted ...
    Published on 03-20-2017 04:40 PM
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    Must have no fear of heights.

    Able to grip large metal shafts with bare feet.

    Knowledge of sign language helpful. ...
    Published on 03-19-2017 06:42 PM
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    Heavy billows of smoke come from boats that caught fire in an Alameda marina. (Credit: Roy Cockrell)


    ALAMEDA — The Alameda Fire Department is investigating the cause of a ...
    Published on 03-15-2017 09:51 AM
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    Over the weekend, a group of family and friends of the late Bobby Grieser gathered in San Diego at the South Western Yacht Club
    to celebrate his life and times. The celebration would continue aboard the replica vessel ...
    Published on 03-14-2017 06:22 PM
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    OAKLAND — A person was taken away by ambulance from the scene of a crash on the Embarcadero on Monday evening, according to fire department and media reports. ...