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2 hrs ago | The Guardian

Cardigan looks to its sailing past

Joe McAskill stands by the half-scale model of the Cardigan-built ship Victory Chimes, one of the last three ships built at the close of that era.

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3 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

SAILING: Large boats heading to Falmouth for regatta

AFTER a glorious spell of weather in June, the oilskins finally had the dust washed off them for the fifth race in the Mylor Chandlery and Rigging series, writes Chris Davis.

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4 hrs ago | Texomaland

Texoma Lakefest Sailing Regatta May 2-4, 2014

Montessori education is a unique way of teaching young children. It was first developed in the early 1900's by Dr. Maria Montessori, the first woman physician in Italy.

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9 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

SAILING: Pursuit win for Tony

GOOD weather returned the following morning for the eight boats which competed in the annual pursuit race to the Helford, writes Chris Davis.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Bournemouth Echo

Sailing: Waite wins Highcliffe's tale of two races

STEVE Waite's dominant display in the opener secured Highcliffe Sailing Club's Championship Trophy after a tale of two races last Sunday.

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CFRA

Canadian Eric Holden on pace to win yachting race around the world

Eric Holden sails in San Francisco Bay in an undated handout photo released on Thursday July 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Madison Magazine

Smooth Sailing with Hoofers

A sixty-two-year-old Canadian analytical statistician and a twenty-year-old Madison-born UW student have something in common.

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Canada.com

British yacht crew captures the moment they're caught in the middle of an ocean tornado

This Saturday the legendary '60s band of Susan Jacks, Craig McCaw and Satwant Singh meet up with musicians from the New Pornographers, Destroyer and Black Mountain at the Khatsahlano Block Party.

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ABC News

Sailing Family Defends Choice to Raise Children at Sea

Carl and Carly Zaniboni, shown here with their infant son, Crew, are raising their three young children on a sailboat.

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Mail on Sunday

Carnage Magaluf boss hits back as town introduces tighter bar crawl controls

Set sail like a star! Forbes-owned yacht that hosted everyone from Sir Paul McCartney to Elizabeth Taylor now up for holiday charter Half of women pack their partner's holiday suitcase ... with 7% choosing clothes for them as well At least it's getting shorter! Harry Potter fans queue for 'just' five hours.... after SEVEN-HOUR wait on day one at ... (more)

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Related Topix: Travel

Daily Echo

After 40,000 miles at sea, Clipper race sailors are on their way home

CREWS competing in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race are preparing themselves for a heroes' welcome as they set off today on the final race.

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Gawker

Here's What It Looks Like When a Tornado Hits Your Sailboat

A 70-foot yacht competing in the Clipper Round the World Race was sailing in the Pacific Ocean north of Papua New Guinea when it was hit with a surprise 115 mile-per-hour wind.

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National Geographic

Last U.S. Coal-Fired Steamship Sails On, Aiming for a Cleaner Wake

The coal-fueled S.S. Badger , shown above, has run afoul of environmentalists who object to its air emissions and dumping of coal ash into Lake Michigan.

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Falmouth Packet

SAILING: Sailors dart around Carrick Roads on catamarans

Windsport International held the Dart 18 South West Championships at Restronguet Sailing Club with 26 crews participating in a series of six races onboard their Dart 18 boats.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ben Ainslie, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Sailing

Universe Today

The Planetary Society's Solar Sail Will Hitch a Ride to Space on a Falcon Heavy

The Planetary Society's LightSail-1 solar sailing spacecraft is scheduled to ride a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket to orbit in 2016 with its parent satellite, Prox-1.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Times Herald

Sailing: Big boats steal the show

They're back. But you already know that, because the big boats arriving for the Mackinac Race are nearly impossible to miss.

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Inside Bay Area

Alameda: Island Yacht Club holding annual seminar for women

The Island Yacht Club will hold its 22nd Annual Northern California Women's Sailing Seminar on Sept.

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Centauri Dreams

Focus on LightSail-A

As Cosmos 1 demonstrated, launching solar sails isn't always easy. The Planetary Society's sail perished thanks to a malfunctioning Volna booster not long after launch in 2005.

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The Southside Sentinel

Christchurch sailing clinic is Saturday

Christchurch School sailing coach Isaac Clark and members of his nationally-ranked sailing team will offer a sailing clinic on Saturday, July 12, from 1-5 p.m. for boys and girls ages 12-16.

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D Magazine

's 40 Greatest Stories: The Backyard Yacht of Highland Park

For some reason, Cosette Faust Newton believed umbrellas were an important element in her fortifications against vandalism.

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