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    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 ...
    Published on 04-27-2021 10:02 AM
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    Wonthaggi police were as stunned as mullets to discover a very strange vessel washed up at Waratah Bay last night.

    The barnacle-covered, unmanned boat had clearly travelled a long way before ending up ...
    Published on 04-21-2021 10:28 AM
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    This boat just washed up on South Beach in Point Reyes. The occupants and a dog were airlifted off the coast last week I’ve been told. Not sure what happens next. ...
    Published on 04-21-2021 09:18 AM
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    The Ocean Race Europe marks a new fully-crewed standard


    Fully crewed VO65s and IMOCAs will take part in The Ocean Race Europe
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    The Ocean Race Europe will see IMOCA and VO65 teams compete in a race from the Atlantic to the Mediterranean



    Some of the best sailors and teams in the world will take up the challenge of The Ocean Race Europe next month, racing in stages from Lorient, France to Genova, Italy.

    The teams will compete in ...
    Published on 04-08-2021 06:43 PM
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    The Marine Mammal Center sadly report a 4th grey whale has washed ashore, this one on the Marin County Coast:

    "This morning we confirmed a fourth gray ...
    Published on 04-06-2021 05:26 PM
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    The crew of the Dutch ship, Eemslift Hendrika, had to abandon its vessel late on Monday, seemingly after a cargo shift caused a heavy list.

    Footage released by the Norwegian Rescue Coordination Centre shows some of the 12 crew members jumping into the ocean from the Eemslift Hendrika before being rescued ...
    Published on 04-04-2021 11:01 AM




    This video was submitted by an anonymous person. The boat in the video had been anchored in Richardson Bay near Sausalito Calif. Onboard ...
    Published on 03-30-2021 08:57 AM
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    SEATTLE — The Coast Guard and partner agencies responded to a boat fire Monday morning at Quartermaster Harbor Yacht Club on Vashon Island this morning.

    At 4:16 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound received notification notified from ...
    Published on 03-26-2021 09:30 AM
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    A Marin County housing activist was arrested Thursday on a houseboat that had been illegally taken from a government boat crushing yard in Sausalito, the city said.

    Police removed Robbie Powelson — carrying him part of the way and dragging him the rest — in front of a group bystanders who were either crying, recording or jeering.

    Powelson, 26, was arrested on suspicion of trespassing and resisting arrest, said Sgt. Stacie Gregory. Police detained ...
    Published on 03-23-2021 12:17 PM
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    BRISTOL, R.I. (March 23, 2021) – US Sailing today announced Paul Cayard (San Francisco, Calif.), one of America’s most accomplished sailors, in the role of Executive Director of U.S. Olympic Sailing. Cayard will take the helm of the US Sailing Team, inclusive ...
    Published on 03-10-2021 09:36 AM
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    Boaters are encouraged to check the U.S. Coast Guard website for additional information on this new use ...