Sailboat Racing

What Money Can Buy
1) AN AIRSHIP RIDE Years ago I spent a day in a Goodyear Blimp, observing the Congressional Cup match races at Long Beach, California from what truly was the catbird seat. Room to walk around. The means to be anywhere ...
2011 Transpac Race
I suppose publicity can never start too early so it’s no surprise that the Transpacific Yacht Club has just published the Notice of Race for the 46th Transpac race to start July 4, 2011.  The Transpac is the oldest and ...
2011 Transpac Race
I suppose publicity can never start too early so it’s no surprise that the Transpacific Yacht Club has just published the Notice of Race for the 46th Transpac race to start July 4, 2011.  The Transpac is the oldest and ...
Ticket to Ride, But—
The view from next door. © Clipper Ventures Donna Womble was very clear on her reasons when she signed up for leg six of the Clipper Round the World race. She was a lifelong sailor, she wanted some sea time, it ...
24.6 Knots Around the World
Fair to say, many a lifelong sailor has never experienced 24 knots on a boat. Also fair to say, it takes a lot of 30-plus to turn out an average like that while logging 28,523 miles. On a new circumnavigation ...
Groupama Coming, Plastiki Going
How crazy are the French about long distance adventure sailing? Crazy enough that photographer Yvan Zedda could get a plane ride and a picture to be captioned thus: Flyby of the maxi trimaran Groupama 3 to the NE ...
Blackberry Weather App for Coastal Cruisers
Mobile Mariner LLC has announced the official launch of the Mobile Mariner™ for the Blackberry® smartphone, which will provide NOAA marine weather forecasts, tide information and life weather conditions for the coastal United States, including the Great Lakes. More upcoming ...
The Pacific that Ain’t
Will the Clipper race ever come back to California? Meaning the Clipper Round the World, whose organizers went to great lengths to bring their event to a place that is usually ignored by long-distance racers because it’s just way, way, way ...
Pointing the Way for Sailing
Worry all you want about growing sailing. I rest my faith in those who just have to sail. A Harbor Cup start. Photo by Kimball Livingston Today’s example: The Chapman University Sailing Team, which has showed very well in Harbor Cup racing—seven ...
Charter Yacht Safara Wins at Heineken Regatta
Last weekend at the 2010 Heineken Regatta in Sint Maarten, broker Carolyn Titus of Northrop and Johnson Worldwide Yacht Charters was among ...

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24.6 Knots Around the World
24.6 Knots Around the World - March 20th 2010