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Sailing Calendar: August 2022

Published on August 1st, 2022

Photographer Cory Silken provides us with a computer monitor calendar for the month of August 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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VIDEO: Legends of Sailing, Part 2

Published on August 17th, 2022

What does it take to be a sailing legend? Top US sailors give their take on what it means to become a venerated sailing legend, and tell us who they think deserves the ultimate title. Video ... Read More


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Five classic tactical mistakes to avoid

Published on August 17th, 2022

Quantum Annapolis’ David Flynn pulls from his extensive racing knowledge to discuss commonly made mistakes when starting and rounding marks, and how to avoid them. He explains different strategies to get out of less than desirable ... Read More


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Pro tips for upwind headsail trimming

Published on August 17th, 2022

Simon ‘Stir’ Fry is a world-class trimmer with wins in a huge range of classes. He shares headsail trimming and set-up tips with Andy Rice for Yachting World magazine. The challenge of headsail trimming, according to ... Read More


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Garnish with freshly grated nutmeg

Published on August 17th, 2022

It is an odd paradigm that as the world has become more technically advanced, allowing us to function more efficiently, that we now have less time. Blame it on increasing competition on land which has taken ... Read More


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Five tips to host a Clean Regatta

Published on August 17th, 2022

Since the Clean Regatta program’s inception in 2006, it has become the world’s leading sustainability certification for all on-the-water, near-the-water, and water-loving events. Jennifer Brett from program administrator Sailors for the Sea offers five tips on ... Read More


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Exhausting schedule in Kingston

Published on August 17th, 2022

Sailing at the Montreal 1976 Olympics was held to the southwest in Kingston on Lake Ontario, and in anticipation of the Games, CORK was established in 1969 to host international sailing events. That thunder continues today. ... Read More


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SailGP: The Russell Report – Plymouth

Published on August 16th, 2022

The third season of the SailGP global sports league is in Denmark on August 19-20, with league CEO Russell Coutts offering his view following the last event in Great Britain on July 30-31: Plymouth was a ... Read More


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America’s Cup: Reconning the Recon Unit

Published on August 16th, 2022

by Magnus Wheatley, America’s Cup Event Limited Talk to any modern-day America’s Cup sailor and life at 50 knots is exhilarating. Scary at times. They are a breed apart from the average day-sailor or weekend sailboat ... Read More


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Jury selected for photo competition

Published on August 16th, 2022

The 13th edition of the Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image international photo competition has revealed its jury to select the best images taken between October 5, 2021 and October 9, 2022. 2022 Jury: • Loïc Venance (FRA), ... Read More



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