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  1. Kings of the LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    The Beaver Lake Sailing Club fleet, with full sails, glides across the lake's dark blue waters, racing down the final stretch. "They race sailboats in Arkansas?" was my immediate, unfiltered response when my friend, Eric Bernheisel, asked if I was interested in joining a crew for a sailboat race.


  2. Plane sailing for Catalina's flyoverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    FLYING BOAT: While it won't be landing as it did her on the lake, the Historical Aircraft Restoration Society's Catalina will be flying over the cruise ship on Sunday. The Historical Aircraft Restoration Society is planning for a special flyover to coincide with the arrival of cruise ship Radiance of the Seas.


  3. Obama's legacy has sailed...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | American Thinker

    A week ago Rick Moran wrote a piece here at American Thinker pointing out that the Obama administration was preparing to "s end a message " to Russia and its geo-poker playing leader, Vladimir Putin. Following the Democrat party's and Clinton campaign's talking points that the WikiLeaks releases of embarrassing emails were the work of Russian intelligence, Obama was damn well going to show those sneaky Russians that they couldn't get away with such blatant interference in an American presidential election.


  4. Antigua-Bermuda Race gathers paceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Racing to Bermuda for the first time, Swan 90 Freya will compete in the Antigua Bermuda Race in May 2017. Photo: Carlo Borlenghi / Boat International Media By Louay Habib ST JOHN'S, Antigua -- Over 40 yachts have expressed their interest in the Antigua Bermuda Race, organised by the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club in association with Antigua Sailing Week.


  5. Iconic Cape2Rio returns to Mother CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The Cape2Rio yacht race is set to return to Cape Town in December with a thrilling line-up and a new presenting sponsor in Maserati. The race gets under way on December 26 with the first start, while the larger Racing fleet start is on January1.


  6. Dickinson brings rare Gustave Caillebotte painting to TEFAF New YorkRead the original story

    Saturday | Art Daily

    Dickinson is participating in the inaugural TEFAF New York, taking place from 21-26 October, where they are showcasing a range of Old Master, Impressionist and classical Modern paintings, drawings and sculptures. The highlight of their stand is Gustave Caillebotte's Voiliers sur la Seine a Argenteuil, executed in 1886, a celebration of the artist's passion for yachting.


  7. America's Cup memorabilia on the blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Yahoo!

    Bids from around the world are expected at an auction today of memorabilia linked to Australia's 1983 America's Cup victory. More than 200 lots previously owned by businessman Alan Bond and yacht designer Ben Lexcen will go under the hammer.


  8. 'All Kinds Of Craziness' Made For An Exciting Hog Island CompetitionRead the original story

    Saturday | Falmouth Enterprise

    Karen Fallon, Jane O'Connor and Ted Grayson approach the first mark of Race #6, the final contest of the Hog Island Series 2016. Karen Fallon, Jane O'Connor and Ted Grayson approach the first mark of Race #6, the final contest of the Hog Island Series 2016.


  9. Annual Westport Fishermen's Association boat shows attracts admirersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    WESTPORT - Every fall for the past seven years, boating enthusiasts of all stripes have come to Westport for the Classic Wooden Boat Show at Horseneck Point sponsored by the Westport Fishermen's Association, eager for a look at the new and unusual watercraft that always turn up at the annual gathering of sailors and shipwrights. Whether built in commercial shipyards or local garages, newly crafted or carefully restored after years of neglect, the classic wooden boats put on display at the annual show always draw a good crowd of fellow boat owners and admirers of the old-time craftsmanship that can't be found in today's fiberglass hulls and aluminum-masted boats.


  10. Ellen MacArthur trust sailing trip for young person from ChichesterRead the original story

    Saturday | Chichester Today

    A young person from Chichester recently took part in an inspirational sailing trip with the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust, along with 16 other young people in recovery from cancer. Holly joined the crew of one of three yachts to sail around the Solent on the south coast from 5th September, on a four-day yachting adventure.


  11. Niagara crew member will sail Atlantic Ocean in tiny boatRead the original story

    Saturday | Washington Times

    Matt Kent , the U.S. Brig Niagara's fourth mate, plans to sail the Atlantic Ocean in 2017 in a boat measuring just 3 feet 6 inches by 3 feet 6 inches. If successful, Kent , 33, a native of Portland, Oregon, would set a world record for the smallest sailboat to cross the Atlantic.


  12. Knoxville Business MyCanoe Brings in World's First Origami Folding CanoeRead the original story

    Saturday |

    It is fun to be out with canoes on adventures yet the huge size of the boat, leading to storage and transportation issues, spoils half of the fun. But not anymore, a cool Knoxville-based MyCanoe has assured the desired convenient experience with canoes by offering the world's first patented origami folding canoe.


  13. Richard Branson's new cruise line renamed Virgin Voyages as he...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    Virgin boss has raised about A 2billion to launch a cruise line and Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri will construct his three ships in Genoa Although Richard Branson has raised about 2billion to launch a cruise line, he admitted this week that he has yet to set foot on a cruise ship. He doesn't even like the word "cruise."


  14. a T&T Expressa should sail again in three weeksOct. 22, 2016, 12:22 Am AstRead the original story

    Friday | Trinadad Express

    The T&T Express may be up and running again in about three weeks, the Port Authority of Trinidad and Tobago has confirmed. According to PATT acting general manager and chief executive officer, Charmaine Lewis, spare parts have been sourced from abroad to repair a mechanical problem with the vessel but they are yet to arrive here.


  15. China slams 'provocative' US sail-by in South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Yahoo!

    China has slammed the US for sailing a warship near disputed territory in the South China Sea, saying the move was a "serious illegal act" and "deliberately provocative". In a statement on its website late Friday night, the country's defence ministry said two Chinese naval vessels warned off a US ship after it entered "Chinese territorial waters" near the Paracel Islands, known as Xisha in Chinese.


  16. Photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS News

    Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton waves to a member of the audience as she walks off stage as Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump remains at his podium at the conclusion of their third and final 2016 presidential campaign debate at UNLV in Las Vegas, October 19, 2016. Azalea , whose Korean name is "Dallae," a 19-year-old female chimpanzee, lights one cigarette from another at the Central Zoo in Pyongyang, North Korea on October 19, 2016.


  17. Wrightsville Performance Sailing to hold annual on-water fundraising eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 18 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    WPS is offering one and a half hour group sails for individuals or groups up to five people. The cost is $59 per person.


  18. Hartog's moment in WA history recalledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 21 | Yahoo!

    Standing at the highest point of Cape Inscription, wind roaring over the cliffs, Sebastian Hartog could feel the threads of history tugging at his emotions. From the edge of the precipice, he looked out over the same vast and rugged scene Dutch captain Dirk Hartog had taken in almost 400 years earlier.


  19. For Sale: Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 36iRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 20 | Apollo Duck

    This 2008 Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 36i was commissioned in 2009 and has been really well looked after. Her inventory includes a Yanmar 29HP diesel engine, furling genoa, single line reefing mainsail, lazy bag, two aft cabins, nine berths, teak cockpit sole, teak cockpit seats, chart-plotter, radar, heating and more.


  20. Russian warships point their guns towards British soil in provocative display off the coast of DoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 21 |

    Terrifying soldiers armed with automatic rifles and clad in bulletproof vests stared down fishermen and tourists desperate to catch a glimpse of the flotilla heading to Syria Machine guns at the ready, terrifying armed soldiers stare at Dover locals from on board a Russian military ship just off the British coast today. As these extraordinary photographs show, the Russian personnel were clad in bullet-proof vests and helmets as the pointed their automatic weapons towards English soil.