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Sailing Calendar: December 2021

Published on November 30th, 2021

Photographer Cory Silken provides us with a computer monitor calendar for the month of December 2021. Click here to open the image, then put your cursor over it, right click to open the drop down menu ... Read More


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VIDEO: To shatter the speed record

Published on December 7th, 2021

Meet Moonshot #1, Syroco’s high-tech speed sailing craft. The project led by French kiteboarder Alex Caizergues aims to break the world speed sailing record. The goal of Moonshot #1 is to dethrone Vestas Sailrocket 2’s 2012 ... Read More


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New world title uses fan-friendly format

Published on December 7th, 2021

Competitors in two of the events for the Paris 2024 Olympics will have a new world title to contend for as the 49er and 49erFX class organizations host the first-ever Short Track World Championships in 2022, ... Read More


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Taking the show to Sports Town USA

Published on December 7th, 2021

by Craig Leweck, Scuttlebutt Sailing News When the America’s Cup World Series came to Chicago in 2016, I immersed myself on Navy Pier to witness whether the Midwest would be drawn to this Lake Michigan show. ... Read More


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Bill Koch to support US Sailing

Published on December 7th, 2021

Accomplished sailor and businessman William I. “Bill” Koch has been appointed to the US Sailing Foundation Board of Directors. Koch will serve on the organization’s board as Director from November 2021 until November 2024. The US ... Read More


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Eight Bells: Art Mitchel

Published on December 7th, 2021

Art Mitchel, an integral contributor to the strength and growth of Harken, passed away December 3, 2021 in Milwaukee, WI. He was 84 years of age. Art was old school in a never-take-the-easy-way-out sort of way. ... Read More


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Are ships the new big box stores?

Published on December 7th, 2021

The number of container ships headed for the busiest U.S. port complex has risen to close to 100 under a new counting method, underscoring the magnitude of the economy-restraining logjam that the Biden administration is trying ... Read More


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Update for Solo Ultim World Tour 2023

Published on December 7th, 2021

The first ever Solo Ultim World Tour – a single-handed non-stop race around the planet in the world’s fastest oceanic trimarans – will start and finish in 2023 at Brest, France. Six of the 32-meter race ... Read More


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When Coast Guard comes home empty

Published on December 7th, 2021

The US Coast Guard is the 911 of boating, coming to aid when need is needed. However, their best efforts can’t always help the trouble of boaters. Here’s a stream of recent reports when they came ... Read More


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SailGP comes to Chicago in 2022

Published on December 7th, 2021

The schedule for the third season of SailGP is taking shape, expanded to include ten events, with seven stages taking place in 2022 and the remainder in the first quarter of 2023, with the season expected ... Read More


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VIDEO: Ride along at high speed

Published on December 6th, 2021

This video provides three angles of Bjorn Dunkerbeck windsurfing at over 100 km/h (54+ knots) at the 2021 Luderitz Speed Challenge in Lüderitz, Namibia... Read More



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