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Is it a virus? Second power boat drives onto a beach
By Lee Mylchreest, ,
5:30 PM Sat 6 Aug 2011
Is it a virus? Last week a superyacht shocked beach-goers in Croatia by driving up onto the sunbaker's beach after he hit nearby rocks, now it has happened again on the coast of Massachusetts in the US. ...[more]
Whoops - superyacht pays unexpected visit to surfing beach
By ., ,
8:35 AM Mon 1 Aug 2011
Whoops! As sailors, we're just glad it wasn't a sailing boat that paid this unexpected visit to a beach at Hvar in Croatia, one of the small country's hottest destinations. ...[more]
Every sailor's nightmare - no wind, engine fails, on the rocks
By Express.co.uk/Sail-World Cruising,
12:14 PM Tue 3 May 2011
It's every sailor's worst nightmare - no engine, drifting onto rocks without wind. A couple, said to be competent sailors, were dramatically plucked to safety from their yacht this week after it ran aground off the coast of North Devon in the UK. Hundreds of people gathered as the drama unfolded yards off shore on Torquay seafront, and various onlookers captured these dramatic images. ...[more]
Crew rescued just in time from burning boat
By Sail-World Cruising round-up, ,
7:18 AM Sun 24 Apr 2011
In a nightmare scenario that all sailors dread, two crew have been rescued this week from a yacht, Toucan Tango, which caught fire and sank. ...[more]
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