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Sailing New from Sailing Anarchy

 This is a follow-up to a pervious article. This motherfucker is going to be real popular in prison… A former sailing coach has been arrested in Greece on charges of sexual abuse after being accused of raping an 11-year-old athlete nine years ago. According to the Athens News Agency, a 38-year-old... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-27
Great article from Professional Boatbuilder on how to get rid of old fiberglass boats! The problem of sensible and effective fiberglass disposal is well documented, and proven technological and regulatory solutions are available. So why does practical end-of-life disposal for old composite boats remain elusive? It’s 2021 and we are... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-27

Yachting World updates

All the Latest from Yachting Monthly

When Kevin Escoffier’s boat sank in the Southern Ocean within two minutes, he was rescued by fellow Vendee Globe competitor Jean Le Cam. Pete Goss examines the expert seamanship involvedVendee Globe sailor Kevin Escoffier dons his survival suit for a second time to reach the French Navy’s tender, with rescuer... Read more
Published on 2021-01-25
Source: Yachting Monthly

Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The team at the wind forecast app WINDY explain why the Gulf Stream is perhaps the most famous current in the world's oceans. The Gulf Stream brings tropical heat to Europe and the North Atlantic. Just imagine: if there was no Gulf Stream, it could be 10-20 degrees Celsius colder... Read more
Published on 2021-01-27
Source: Scuttlebutt Sailing
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics faces further uncertainty due to the Japanese Government’s COVID-19 vaccination plans, with its roll out not expected until late February. This would mean Japanese citizens would only start to receive vaccinations five months before the Games are set to start, on July 23. Meanwhile, a growing... Read more
Published on 2021-01-27
Source: Scuttlebutt Sailing

Sails Magazine.com.AU

NSW champion tech2 18ft Skiff team dominate in races 2 and 3 of the Australian 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour. The post Champion run appeared first on Sails.... Read more
Published on 2021-01-27
Source: Sails Magazine
Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club and Virtual Regatta team up for virtual Sydney to Auckland Ocean Race 2021. The post Race online appeared first on Sails.... Read more
Published on 2021-01-27
Source: Sails Magazine

Yacht Racing Life

Getting face time with any of the America’s Cup Challenger teams down in Auckland right now is far from easy. That’s no surprise – they are each in the thick of their individual battles to make it through the Prada Cup Challenger Selection Series and into March’s Match for the... Read more
Published on 2021-01-27
Source: Yacht Racing Life
Following the sad news that British sailing writer and America’s Cup expert Bob Fisher has passed away, Yacht Racing Life editor Justin Chisholm put together this tribute to one of yachting journalism’s most experienced and talented protagonists. Like many people, I honestly expected Bob Fisher to be around forever. A... Read more
Published on 2021-01-26
Source: Yacht Racing Life