|News for the Last 7 Days - USA & the World
ISAF Sailing Worlds, Santander - Images of Giles Scott winning gold
By Rachel Jaspersen, ,
3:47 PM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
Rachel Jaspersen was on site in Santander to capture these images of the UK's Finn sailor Giles Scott winning gold at the ISAF Sailing World Championships. ...
Santander Worlds - 49ers Burling and Tuke clear ahead
By Rob Kothe and Jedda Murphy, ,
3:18 PM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
New Zealanders Peter Burling and Blair Tuke, the London 2012 Silver medallists, the 2013 49er World Champions, won the ISAF 49er World Championships in Santander yesterday, a day before the Medal Race. So the Medal Race became a podium battle but not before the Kiwi dual stamped their authority on the class with an impressive Medal Race victory. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds – Live broadcast - Medal races
By Daniel Smith, ,
1:00 PM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
ISAF Sailing World Championships Santander 2014 - Live broadcast 49er, 49erFX, Finn and Nacra 17 Medal races. Live here on Sail-World. ...
Starboard Hatteras Wave Jam day 5
By American Windsurfing Tour, ,
12:10 PM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
Day five of the Hatteras Wave Jam started out similarly to the previous days, but with a little more urgency. The contest window was rapidly coming to a close, and we still had a lot to do. Fortunately the wind was up, and there were still some waves at the beach. The call was made to go straight into the Amateur Division, and run through the bracket. ...
WMRT Chicago Match Cup 2014 – GAC Pindar through to the semi-finals
By Tom Dowler, ,
11:38 AM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
Ian Williams and his GAC Pindar crew stormed through to the semi-finals, beating Pierre Antoine Morvan (Vannes Agglo Sailing Team) three-zero on day four of the Chicago Match Cup. Williams has found the Lake Michigan conditions to his liking boasting an impressive 12-2 record in Chicago, with defeats only to Taylor Canfield (USone) and Bjorn Hansen (Hansen Sailing Team) in qualifying. ...
Bart’s Bash 2014 at Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club in Victoria Harbour
By RHKYC Media, ,
9:40 AM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
Losing dinghies and big boats to Aberdeen Boat Club’s opening regatta accounted for absent boats and sailors for the harbour event, however 11 enthusiastic boats from the Etchells, Ruffian, Flying Fifteen, Impala and Big Boat fleets turned out for the scheduled warning signal of 1050hrs. ...
Bart's Bash: First event in at Wakatere in New Zealand
By Will Calver and Sail-World, ,
8:46 AM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
The first event in the world wide inaugural Bart's Bash series of regattas, got underway Sunday morning with a variety of yachts competing from Optimists to 18ft skiffs.
The event is expected to break the world record for the Largest Sailing Race (24 hours) with 10,000+ sailors from 700+ clubs in 60+ countries signed up online at www.bartsbash.co.uk. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds Santander 2014 - AUS Laser and 470 Medals + video
By Cora Zillich, ,
7:55 AM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
Celebrating his Birthday on Saturday, Olympic gold medallist Belcher gave himself one of his most memorable presents by becoming the only sailor in 470 history to win five successive World Championship titles. ...
2014 Patriot Regatta - U.S. Coast Guard team wins
By Rick Roberts, ,
4:35 AM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
2014 Patriot Regatta - Members of the U.S. Coast Guard Team one won the third annual Patriot Regatta Saturday, held by Long Beach Yacht Club, supported by the USO to honor active duty members of America’s military. ...
2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships - Santander - Day 9 highlights
By ISAF, ,
3:47 AM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships - Santander - Austria's Lara Vadlau and Jolanta Ogar and Australia's Mat Belcher and Will Ryan stormed to gold in the Men's and Women's 470 as a capacity crowd watched the action unfold at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships. ...
2014 Etchells North American Championship – Day 2
By Susan Kantor, ,
3:06 AM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
2014 Etchells North American Championship - It could be anyone’s regatta in the third and final day of the International Etchells Class North American Championship on Sunday. With two races to go, the top eight teams just nine points apart and four teams tied for second place, tomorrow’s races will decide who is the top Etchells team in North America. ...
Chicago Match Cup - Top four tour teams tackle tomorrow in semi-finals
By Dobbs Davis, ,
2:32 AM Sun 21 Sep 2014 GMT
2014 Chicago Match Cup - The Chicago Match Cup delivered conditions today true to its moniker as the Windy City, with the four top teams on the Alpari World Match Racing Tour leader board advancing to the Semi-Finals in blustery conditions. ...
470 Men and Women Worlds - Champions decided in Santander
By International 470 Class Association, ,
8:49 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
At the 470 Men and Women World Championships, the air was thick with expectation as the teams prepared in the boat park under the eyes of hordes of spectators gathered and watching from the elevated Duna grandstand. A unique sight to witness as the 470 Medal Races took prime time today here in Santander as they got underway in a light 7-8 knot breeze. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds, Santander: 49er and Nacra 17 world titles claimed
By ISAF, ,
8:31 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
The 49er and Nacra 17 world titles were snapped up with a day to spare at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships as the final Medal Race spots were decided in the remaining four classes competing. Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL), in the 49er, and Billy Besson and Marie Riou (FRA), in the Nacra 17, both took their second consecutive world title after dominant displays in Santander. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds - Caleb Paine through to Finn medal race + video
By Will Ricketson, ,
8:09 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
In light and tricky weather and in front of a cheering crowd of thousands at the ISAF Sailing Worlds in Santander, US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider athletes Stuart McNay (Providence, R.I.) and David Hughes (San Diego, Calif.) secured the best overall finish by an American men's 470 team at the World Championship since 2000. ...
ISAF Worlds - 49er, 49erFX, Finn and Nacra 17 Rio 2016 spots taken
By ISAF, ,
7:48 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
With 49er, 49erFX, Finn and Nacra 17 final series racing at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships concluding on Saturday 20 September the Rio 2016 spots on offer have been picked up. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds - 470 Women's medal race images by Thom Touw
By Sail-World.com, ,
7:45 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
Thom Touw was out on the water in Santander to capture these images during the 470 Women's medal race at the ISAF Sailing World Championships. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds, Santander: Scott all set to lift Finn world title
By Robert Deaves, ,
7:28 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
The 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander came full circle on Saturday with the last of the fleet racing series abandoned in almost identical conditions that led to the abandonment of Monday's racing, six days ago. Since then one man has dominated the fleet and has built a 20 point lead, never scoring worse than fourth in any of the eight races sailed. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds - 470 Men's medal race images by Thom Touw
By Sail-World.com, ,
7:04 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
Photographer Thom Touw was on deck in Santander at the ISAF Sailing World Championships to capture these images during the 470 Men's medal race. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds, Santander - Aussies and Austrians claim 470 gold
By ISAF, ,
6:41 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
Austria's Lara Vadlau and Jolanta Ogar and Australia's Mat Belcher and Will Ryan stormed to gold in the Men's and Women's 470 as a capacity crowd watched the action unfold at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships. The spectator Dune was packed with 2,500 to 3,000 sailing fans who watched Vadlau and Ogar claim their first world title and Belcher and Ryan claim their second together. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds, Santander: 470 awards images by Sail-World.com
By Sail-World.com, ,
6:15 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
The Sail-World.com team was on site in Santander at the ISAF Sailing World Championships to capture these images during the 470 Men and 470 Women's awards ceremonies. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds, Santander - 470 medal race images by Jesus Renedo
By Sail-World.com, ,
5:19 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
Jesus Renedo was on the water at the ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander to capture these images of the 470 men and women's medal race action. ...
Annapolis-to-Newport Race - 'What to Expect' Seminar to take place
By Annapolis to Newport Race 2015, ,
4:32 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
Always wanted to enter the Annapolis-to-Newport Race, but didn’t know exactly what it entailed? Had a hankering to complete an offshore passage, but just needed a little guidance as to how to accomplish such a feat? Own a comfortable cruising type of boat and wondered whether it was capable of competing successfully in such an event? ...
Royal Cup Marina Ibiza - No racing on penultimate day
By 52 Super Series, ,
4:10 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
The winds off Ibiza proved insufficient to allow racing on the penultimate day of the ZENITH Royal Cup Marina Ibiza. A long day waiting ashore in the hot September sunshine and then during the mid-afternoon on the water all finally proved to be in vain at 1600hrs local time when the race organising committee decided that there was no prospect of the light, fickle breeze filling in. ...
Belcher takes record fifth 470 World Championship
By Rob Kothe & Jedda Murphy, ,
3:30 PM Sat 20 Sep 2014 GMT
2012 Olympic Gold Medallist and 2013 World Sailor of the Year Australia’s Mat Belcher and his crew Will Ryan sailed conservatively to take yet another 470 World Championship in Santander today. ...
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