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Working toward the Melges 20 Worlds

Published on May 25th, 2017

A typical world championship regatta takes the better part of a week to complete. But for those aiming at the top step on the podium, the full journey can take months, if not years. That’s the ... Read More


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Promoting the Fast 40+ Class in the Med

Published on May 25th, 2017

In the fall of 2015, a group of owners gathered in the Solent area and agreed on the creation of the Fast 40+, an owner/driver IRC class for similar-type boats. Entering its second season in the ... Read More


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Sizing up the Fastnet Race fleet

Published on May 25th, 2017

Second-guessing the winner under IRC among the 340 boats competing in the 603nm Rolex Fastnet Race is tough. The outcome of the Royal Ocean Racing Club’s biennial flagship event this August will depend on the weather: ... Read More


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VIDEO: Restoring the Mayflower

Published on May 24th, 2017

Using many modern and traditional tools and techniques, shipwrights at Mystic Seaport (Mystic, CT) restore the impressive decks of Mayflower II. The ship, a full-sized reproduction of Mayflower and owned by Plimoth Plantation, will be refurbished ... Read More


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VIDEO: Why Do You Love Sailing?

Published on May 24th, 2017

Learn all of the reasons that these Sailing Industry Leaders and other sailors love the sport of sailing. Look for the cameo from our very own editor Craig Leweck. Video published on May 24, ... Read More


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Proud History, Iconic Competition

Published on May 24th, 2017

When it comes to determining the fastest guns in the west, Rolex Big Boat Series, hosted by the venerable St. Francis Yacht Club (StFYC), has long served as the left coast’s pivotal proving ground. Of the ... Read More


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Top 18 advance at College Women’s Nationals

Published on May 24th, 2017

Mount Pleasant, SC (May 24, 2017) – Racing continued today on the Cooper River in Charleston Harbor for the second day of the Sperry Women’s Semifinals, with 36 teams from across the nation striving to advance ... Read More


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Epic Show at College Nationals

Published on May 24th, 2017

The final day of qualifying for the College Women’s Nationals was full-on for the 36 teams seeking to make it to the next round. As Sarah Wilkinson reports, it was an epic show as the sailors ... Read More


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Waszp: Delivering Fun and Fulfillment

Published on May 24th, 2017

Starting a new racing class of boat is easy. Getting people to commit to it is hard. A compelling reason is needed for the sheep to herd, which is something the Waszp may have hit on. ... Read More


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Forecast may postpone America’s Cup

Published on May 24th, 2017

The wait for the 35th America’s Cup may need to wait another day as excessive winds are forecast for the scheduled start of racing on Friday, May 26. Current indicators are showing wind levels gusting above ... Read More


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