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James George was a nine-year-old schoolboy at Newport Free Grammar School when he was first taught to sail by his father.
If you've been near the Juneau-Douglas bridge on a Wednesday afternoon, you've probably seen them in the Gastineau Channel: sailboats, harnessing the power of the wind.
The first witnesses to an enduring natural mystery are an engineer, a biologist and a planetary scientist who met thanks to a remote weather station.
Santa Barbara is the home of many notable "firsts," including the Egg McMuffin, hydraulic brakes, Sambo's restaurant, Motel 6, Ranch dressing and more modernly First Thursday.
It was billed as the 'Match of the Century,' a faceoff between two great wooden 12 meter classics, Columbia and Heritage, in Island waters.
Colchester police have confirmed a body discovered Wednesday morning in Malletts Bay is that of missing boater Brian Webb.
Two years into their marriage, Kim and Dan Nicols packed their Ford Ranger full of supplies and road tripped through the country's east coast.
This week at the Community Sailing Center on Burlington's waterfront, the Northern Vermont high school sailing team raised their sails for the first time this year.
BIG BUSINESS: New Zealand's Russell Coutts, CEO of Oracle Team USA, is involved in the selection process to determine the venue of the next America's Cup.
August 26, 2014 - Erie's beloved Brig Niagara has come back home to finish its sailing season.
Cardiff: Oman Sail's Extreme Sailing Series team on-board The Wave, Muscat held their nerve all the way down adrenalin alley in Cardiff, to pull off a remarkable victory in Act 5 of the circuit, while the second boat, Oman Air, put down a marker for the rest of the series.
Sailing vessels Radiance and Lindsay II vie for upwind supremacy as they approach the mark.
The replicas of Christopher Columbus' famous ships will sail into Heritage Landing on Wednesday, Aug. 27 and remain docked until their departure early on Sept 2. It will be the first time the popular ships have made an appearance in Muskegon since 2011 when they were very well received.
Flooding, fog, shipwrecks, thunderstorms and heat top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history .
Cathryn O'Neill, a school teacher from Victoria, and her husband Daragh Nagle, a retired engineer, set sail on the Chantey V, an 11-metre sailboat, three years ago.
A maritime source told The Dominion Post Kaitaki appeared to have a bow thruster problem while berthing in Picton about noon on Sunday.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 03:17 am
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