Dimension-Polyant
Sparcraft

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Yacht Club House Drinks 2021

Published on May 17th, 2021

Sailing has its traditions, and for better or worse, the adult beverages is one of them. At some yacht clubs, this tradition goes so far as a designated house drink. In 2010, Scuttlebutt took on the ... Read More


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Transpac: leaders on final approach

Published on July 22nd, 2021

(July 22, 2021) – All eyes are on the YB trackers now to anticipate the arrival of the first finishers in the 2021 Transpac. The favorable weather in this year’s race of 2225 miles from LA ... Read More


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From Charleston to Tokyo 2020

Published on July 22nd, 2021

The College of Charleston is becoming Olympic U. after Paris Henken (’22) competed in the Rio 2016 Games, alums Juan Maegli (’15), Enrique Arathoon (’17), and Stefano Peschiera (’18) will all compete this year in the ... Read More


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New training centers for Sail Canada

Published on July 22nd, 2021

Kingston, ONT (July 22, 2021) – High Performance Sailing in Canada will reach new heights with the development of National Sail Training Centres, which include sites in the Atlantic, Central and Pacific areas of the country. ... Read More


Harken
New England Ropes

News

Edgartown is roaring back

Published on July 22nd, 2021

Edgartown, MA (July 22, 2021) – With a whopping 78 entries in Saturday’s ‘Round-the-Island Race (‘RTI) plus the return of its ‘Round-the-Buoy Races (‘RTB) that were suspended in 2020, the annual Edgartown Race Weekend, hosted by ... Read More


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Showdown set at J/22 Worlds

Published on July 22nd, 2021

Corpus Christi, TX (July 22, 2021) – On the penultimate day of the J/22 World Championship, the discard race came into play but didn’t knock Jeff Progelhof’s Schitzen Giggles from the top of the leaderboard. With ... Read More


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Eight Bells: Ralph (Pete) Lawson III

Published on July 22nd, 2021

Ralph (Pete) Lawson III, 81, died on July 18, 2021 after a short final struggle with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL). Born Ralph Lawson III in Boston on July 25, 1939, Pete was the oldest of three ... Read More


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Tokyo 2020: Men’s two person dinghy

Published on July 22nd, 2021

For most of the past five years since Rio, the fight for 470 supremacy has swung back and forth between three men’s teams – the Swedes, the Spanish, and the Australians. In recent times, however, things ... Read More


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Tokyo 2020: Women’s two person dinghy

Published on July 22nd, 2021

While it was always possible for women to compete in Olympic Events in the ‘open era’, the reality was that very few did. So for the Seoul 1988 Olympic Games in Korea, the first ever women’s ... Read More


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Japan celebrates Ocean Day

Published on July 22nd, 2021

Ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony, Japan’s Ocean Day is being celebrated across the nation on July 22, 2021. The day marks the return of Emperor Meiji from a steamship trip to the ... Read More



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