RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Sailing

A collection of news and information related to Sailing published by this site and its partners.

Top Sailing Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • Mamer skippers Navy 44 to win in Annapolis-Bermuda Race in light air

    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,...
  • The Harbor Report: Calling for comments on story boards

    Summer is slowly coming to an end, and yet the harbor is as active as if it were June. This weekend, you will notice the 36th annual Lido Boat Show in Lido Village. I had a chance to walk around the show this week, and a couple of thoughts came to mind....
  • San Diegans build replica sailing ship in honor of first explorer

    San Diegans build replica sailing ship in honor of first explorer
    John Popp, a retired physics teacher, is making sure the cannons on the 16th century Spanish galleon under construction here are functional and historically precise. Each cannon is more than 9 feet long and weighs more than 1,000 pounds. Each must be...
  • 12 boats battle Lake Michigan in Chicago regatta

    12 boats battle Lake Michigan in Chicago regatta
    Imagine having to take a major test to earn a raise at work and getting only three hours to prepare for it the day before. That'll give you a good idea of what it's like to sail in this week's Chicago Match Cup regatta. "It's a little bit unfamiliar,"...
  • Wanna sail? You can start with a class

    Wanna sail? You can start with a class
    Ian Williams is one of the lucky few who can say he quit his day job to get paid to sail around the world. "As a keen sportsman, it's anybody's dream to be a professional sportsman in the sport they love," the 37-year-old Brit said. "Sure my bank...
  • Marines introduced to boating

    Marines introduced to boating
    They arrived from places like Bakersfield, Puerto Rico and St. Joseph, Mo. Thirty young men bonded as infantry members of the 1st Battalion, 1st Marines Division, stationed at Camp Pendleton, landed Thursday in Newport Beach for a special off-duty...
  • Washington's Olympic bid moves forward with extent of Maryland role undefined

    Washington's Olympic bid moves forward with extent of Maryland role undefined
    Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank is on the board and Gov. Martin O'Malley offered his preliminary backing, but Maryland's role in a bid to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to the Washington region remained largely undefined. The nonprofit Washington 2024...
  • Bimini gambling cruises to sail from Fort Lauderdale

    Bimini gambling cruises to sail from Fort Lauderdale
    Soon you'll be able to day-cruise to the Bahamas from Fort Lauderdale and gamble on the way. Resorts World Bimini plans to add three weekly sailings between Fort Lauderdale and Bimini starting Oct. 14 aboard its Bimini SuperFast ship. The new...
  • The Harbor Report: Beautiful weather for the Long Point Race

    This time each year, I reflect back to previous Long Point Race Weeks, and this year's event — which took place last weekend — was another extraordinary regatta. The race starts on a Friday in Newport Beach, headed toward Long Point in...
  • Naval Academy hosting U.S. Sailing Offshore Championship

    Nine teams will be racing on the Chesapeake Bay this weekend in Navy 44-foot sloops for the 2013 U.S. Offshore Sailing Championship, hosted by Naval Academy Sailing Squadron. Defending two-time champion (2009, 2011) Bruce Kuryla, 2011 runner-up Steve...
  • The Harbor Report: A cub reporter at America's Cup

    Years ago, I was a bartender, and on Monday nights, a fat lady would come in and sing "Ebb Tide" to close the night's karaoke and the bar. After watching the Kiwis dominate Oracle Team USA in three of four races last Saturday and Sunday at the America's...