| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:17 PM
Charlie Buckingham and Paige Railey have been collecting trophies since they were kids, but Sunday they won some of the more precious hardware: the George D. O'Day trophy for men and Helen Willis Hanley trophy for women in the U.S. Sailing Singlehanded...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 12:29 PM
For midshipman Duncan Mamer, the skipper of a Navy 44, the waiting was the hardest part of the 19th biennial Annapolis-Bermuda Race.
"The prevailing conditions for this race were mostly just lots and lots of light air," said Mamer, a Caldwell, Iowa,...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:34 AM
The Umatilla 10-and-under all-star baseball team won the District 11 championship on June 23 in Belleview.
The team plays next in the Florida state tournament July 9 in Jupiter.
The team is seeking donations to defray the cost of its upcoming trip...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Call him Sailor George! Kate Middleton has reportedly said that she wants to teach her little prince how to sail.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, visited the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich on Tuesday, spending the afternoon with English sailor...
| May 3, 2014
| 5:04 PM
ENSENADA, MEXICO — Before lunch began, Commodore Chuck Iverson sat in the back corner of a restaurant, reviewing the guest list.
It seemed a generic Newport Beach scene: place settings arranged on white tablecloths. Ocean view. Members of the...
| May 9, 2014
| 3:31 PM
By now, I am sure you have all heard the squealing sounds of the buffing wheels, as people clean and wax their boats for their yacht clubs' opening day.
Opening day in the harbor started last weekend with the Lido Isle Yacht Club, American Legion...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:56 AM
In less than three months, international sailors will arrive in Brazil to test the venue for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
They may not like what they find.
The city's Guanabara Bay remains significantly polluted, according to a document...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Over the last couple of weeks I have been active at the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club Taco Tuesdays race nights with the Harbor 20 fleet.
I have been coaching the fleet and setting up three-boat-length markers at the leeward mark. I've also been helping...
| May 24, 2014
| 9:14 PM
Sydney Bolger's answer to how she approaches sailing conditions during competition also ended up being the same mentality that could be applied to fielding questions at Newport Harbor Yacht Club.
Bolger, along with Charlie Buckingham and Chris Barnard,...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Old Dominion baseball coach Chris Finwood knows precisely when a benefit of Conference USA membership became evident: Monday, May 26, 2014, 12:42 p.m.
That's when ODU's name flashed across the TV screen during the NCAA baseball tournament selection...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:18 PM
A four-mile stretch of Lake Michigan could be the center of the sailing world if Chicago's bid for the 2017 America's Cup is accepted over the other finalists, San Diego and Bermuda.
There's a strong possibility the event course would loop racers from...