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Clipper Race: Start your engines

Published on May 18th, 2018

(May 18, 2018; Day 18) – After Dare To Lead took the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race victory of Race 10 from Seattle to Panama, there was a hard-fought race for the final two ... Read More


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World On Water Global Sailing News – May 18, 2018

Published on May 18th, 2018

This week’s “World on Water” global sailing news show produced by www.boatson.tv. In this week’s “WoW TV”: Scallywag skipper David Witt talk exclusively to WoWTV about Leg 7 of the Volvo Ocean Race from Auckland to ... Read More


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Eight Bells: Bjorn Johnson

Published on May 17th, 2018

Bjorn Johnson, a consummate Corinthian Yachtsman who gave generously and tirelessly of his time and knowledge to the sport of sailing, crossed the bar on May 16 in Newport, RI. He was 62 years of age. ... Read More


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VIDEO: It’s about to go down

Published on May 17th, 2018

From the world of Brett Langolf: “For us sailors in the North & Midwest, we have a crazy long wait until we get above 50 degrees (you know for all the chemicals to work) and then ... Read More


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Bowen extends at J/70 North Americans

Published on May 17th, 2018

Valle de Bravo, México (May 17, 2018) – The second day of the J/70 North American Championship completed four more races, with American Thomas Bowen’s Reach Around team increasing their lead to 18 points over the ... Read More


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Is it Yanny or Laurel?

Published on May 17th, 2018

by Craig Leweck, Scuttlebutt Prior to World Sailing’s Mid-Year Meeting which would determine the Events for Sailing at the Paris 2024 Olympics, there was a great debate on whether Kiting should be part of the discussion. ... Read More


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Is the Yacht Club bar under siege?

Published on May 17th, 2018

As states in the USA wrestle with the legality of marijuana, the connection of cannabis with our sport continues to sail on. Whether or not you’re a marijuana enthusiast, you’re probably aware that April 20—4/20—is a ... Read More


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No immunity from human impact

Published on May 17th, 2018

While the teams compete in the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race, their course around the planet is helping scientists learn about the prevalence of plastics in the oceans. And what is being learned is not great news. ... Read More


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How winners win the distance race

Published on May 17th, 2018

The different type of challenge offered by distance races attracts a myriad of different sailors, both racers and cruisers. Quantum’s Dave Flynn details how you can increase your odds of success in this unique type of ... Read More


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Clipper Race: Dare To Lead takes win

Published on May 17th, 2018

(May 17, 2018; Day 17) – One of the closest races so far in the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race has ended in a surprise win for Dare To Lead, after the team pulled ... Read More


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