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The youngster, of East Boldon, who attends Whitburn Church of England Academy, received the trophy from despatch manager Daniel Rooney during a surprise presentation at the RYA Instructors Conference, hosted by South Shields Sailing Club.
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THE iconic schooner, the Kathleen and May, will be setting sail for Bideford this summer as it plans a homecoming trip to the town.
Kiwi sailor Stanley Paris is making another attempt to become the oldest and fastest person to sail around the world.
A SCOTTISH round-the-world yachtsman attempting to circumnavigate the globe single-handed has described the moment a "brutal wave" ended his bid off the coast of Chile.
Sporting a top hat, his eyes twinkling with excitement, Brett Kolfrat surveys a wide stretch of New York's frozen Hudson River.
It's official: Norwegian Cruise Line's next ship is heading to the Caribbean. The 4,200-passenger Norwegian Escape will join the just-unveiled Norwegian Getaway in sailing year-round from Miami, Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.
It's hard to believe it was just six months ago that Waccamaw High School students Griffin DesMarteau, Michael O'Tuel and Jacob O'Tuel and Waccamaw Middle School student Sydney Register were asking the Georgetown County School Board for permission to get a sailing team started.
At times, when reviewing a new boat, it takes something startling and unexpected to put the experience in its proper perspective.
In this Sunday, June 24, 2007, file photo, a supporter of New Zealand waves a flag as the Emirates Team New Zealand yacht returns to Port America's Cup after defeating Switzerland's Alinghi in the second race of the 32nd America's Cup off the coast of Valencia, Spain.
Robert Edward "Ted" Turner III was born November 19, 1938, in Cincinnati. Turner, the media mogul who founded CNN and Turner Broadcasting System, celebrated his 75th birthday in November.
The Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club and the Sandy Hook Bay Catamaran Club will present a $500 check to the borough's volunteer fire company.
Software billionaire Larry Ellison says in a book excerpt that he'd like to have the next America's Cup in Hawaii, although his sailing team CEO says officials are still in the process of picking a venue.
The Chrysler Museum of Art has booked a giant rubber duck to make a big splash after the museum reopens on May 10. The 40-foot sculpture, "Rubber Duck" by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman, will be cheerily bobbing in The Hague in front of the museum's entrance from May 17 to 26. "We've been working on this for quite a while," said Bill Hennessey, ... (more)
HAMPSHIRE sailors taking part in the latest leg of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - which had been interrupted by faults on the competitors' yachts - are arriving this morning in the Southampton 's twin city in China, Qingdao.
The Norwegian Getaway is one of a new generation of mega-ships that are transforming cruising-and sparking price wars that can work in your favor! Whether you're an experienced cruiser or a newbie, we all have one thing in common: We're on the lookout for that knockout, can't-miss cruise of a lifetime-that we can actually pay for! For a lot of us, ... (more)
A study is calling on the world's sailors to help map the oceans' phytoplankton, microscopic plants that form the bedrock of marine food chains.