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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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Light winds for Star Winter Series #2

Published on December 5th, 2021

The Commodore’s Cup, the second event in the 2021-22 Star Winter Series, attracted 18 teams on December 4-5 in Miami, FL. The Race Committee had their work cut out for them to get off four quality ... Read More


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75 Years of UK Sailmakers, part two

Published on December 5th, 2021

Founded in 1946 in City Island, New York by Charles “Buster” Ulmer as Charles Ulmer, Inc., UK Sailmakers is one of the world’s oldest groups of sail lofts. WindCheck magazine sat down with Charles “Butch” Ulmer ... Read More


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Nine Commandments of Regatta Etiquette

Published on December 5th, 2021

The SailZing team thought about what it takes to have a good regatta experience and came up with nine issues to consider: What is regatta etiquette in sailing? An internet search might lead you to think ... Read More


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Olympic champion leads at ILCA 6 Worlds

Published on December 5th, 2021

Mussanah, Oman (December 5, 2021) – Denmark’s Olympic champion Anne-Marie Rindom moved ahead Poland’s Agata Barwinska in the race to be crowned women’s champion at the 2021 ILCA 6 World Championships as home sailor Al Muatasim ... Read More


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What lessons can you learn from sailing?

Published on December 5th, 2021

Sailing can be considered a sport, but many prefer to refer to it as a discipline. Sailing, especially single-handed and long-distance, requires an incredible number and combination of skills. Sailing can teach you many valuable lessons, ... Read More


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Ship loses containers in Pacific Ocean

Published on December 5th, 2021

A containership lost dozens of containers overboard in the Pacific Ocean in November while en route to Long Beach, CA. The ship, identified as the 4,500 teu MV Cosco Nagoya, returned to Korea where it found ... Read More


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Worthy recipients for recognition

Published on December 5th, 2021

by Craig Leweck, Scuttlebutt Sailing News It is ironic how notable Rolex awards for sailing achievement are being minimized by their commercialism. To heighten awareness, the Rolex World Sailor of the Year Award utilizes fan voting ... Read More


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No wind for 2021 J/70 Midwinters

Published on December 5th, 2021

Fifty-seven J/70s came for the start of the 2021-2022 Winter Series and the postponed 2021 J/70 Midwinter Championship, with the first of three events planned for December 3-5 in Tampa, FL. However, a lack of breeze ... Read More


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Dicey fourth day at ILCA 6 Worlds

Published on December 4th, 2021

Mussanah, Oman (December 4, 2021) – Two races were completed today in all fleets at the 2021 ILCA 6 World Championships. With yet another day of light and shifty wind, there were long periods of waiting ... Read More


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Three medals for USA at Junior Pan Ams

Published on December 4th, 2021

Cali, Colombia (December 4, 2021) – The final day at the Junior Pan American Games shuffled results in the one person dinghy while the windsurfing divisions stayed to form. Dolores Moreira Fraschini won both races to ... Read More



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