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Sailing Calendar: July 2022

Published on July 1st, 2022

Photographer Cory Silken provides us with a computer monitor calendar for the month of July 2022. 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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Returning Sailing to Paralympic Games

Published on July 4th, 2022

With Sailing removed from the Paralympic Games after Rio 2016, World Sailing CEO David Graham reflects on the importance of returning the sport to the Paralympic Games as the organization submits its application for Los Angels ... Read More


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Short-handed race back from Bermuda

Published on July 4th, 2022

Indiana Jones once said, “It’s not the years, it’s the mileage.” While the context is completely different, Sara Stone would agree. As an aspiring around-the-world sailor, Stone knows offshore mileage is the most important number on ... Read More


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Keel failure for new Farr X2

Published on July 4th, 2022

The Farr X2, the newest project by Farr Yacht Design to serve the short-handed market, had sought to be a thoroughbred race boat. Built in Singapore by XSP, the first hull was launched in Australia in ... Read More


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Swan family gathers for World Titles

Published on July 4th, 2022

The Spanish port city of Valencia will host the 2022 Swan One Design Worlds, with titles for three one-design classes – ClubSwan 36, ClubSwan 42, and ClubSwan 50 – on July 6-9. ClubSwan is the high-performance ... Read More


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Investment firm acquires Henri-Lloyd

Published on July 4th, 2022

Swiss performance brand ODLO will acquire the 60-year-old British sailing brand, Henri-Lloyd. The acquisition comes months after ODLO announced the acquisition of Janus – a merino clothing manufacturer – and solidifies the brand’s commitment to growth ... Read More


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IOC ban continues for Russia and Belarus

Published on July 4th, 2022

Over the years, the combined efforts of the Soviet Union and Russia has won 15 Olympic medals in Sailing. For its neighbor Ukraine, which first participated at the Olympic Games as an independent nation in 1994, ... Read More


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A long holiday weekend

Published on July 4th, 2022

If Memorial Day signifies the start of the boating season in the USA, the July 4th federal holiday confirms that summer is full on. And while we know that Independence Day is the anniversary of the ... Read More


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USA wins 2022 Optimist team race title

Published on July 3rd, 2022

The United States won the 2022 Optimist World Team Racing Championship, with 48 teams competing on July 2-3 in Bodrum, Turkey. The weather fluctuated wildly the races on the final day. Initially, conditions were much calmer ... Read More


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Countdown to 2022 Pacific Cup

Published on July 3rd, 2022

From a high point of 90 boats plus a waiting list, natural attrition, plus a few pandemic-driven issues, have pared the entry list to 63 for the 2022 Pacific Cup. “It’s around what we expected,” says ... Read More


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Following rules for speed record attempt

Published on July 2nd, 2022

America’s Cup defender Team New Zealand has been pursuing a pet project to set a new land speed record, and in this report they explain the verification process: The Wind Powered Land Speed World Record has ... Read More



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