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  1. Melges 24 sailing competition gets underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Courier

    Competition got underway for the 2016 Land Rover Kelowna Melges 24 Canadian National Championship which is hosted by the Kelowna Yacht Club. The first time sailing event runs through till Sunday and is one of three Melges 24 races to be held in North America this summer which features dozens of entrants including competitors from New York, California and Utah plus teams from Kelowna.


  2. One tank trips: Ships set sail for Toronto's harbourfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The London Free Press

    Two Royal Canadian Navy ships will join an early colonial Spanish vessel and the return of the Vikings on the Toronto waterfront on Canada Day weekend. Activities from July 1 to 3 will span the waterfront from HTO Park to the Yonge Street slip with ship deck tours, the Parade of Sail, Ultimutts Stunt Dog Show and the Waterfront Artisan Market.


  3. The Big Read: Sailors hunkering down for 35th CupRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Tucked away in the far corner of the Auckland Waterfront in the shadow of the large concrete silos that point to the area's industrial roots, Team New Zealand's new base can be difficult for visitors to find. The only clue that the bland 1970s cinderblock building houses the most enduring America's Cup syndicate is a small sign on the wire fence out front.


  4. Olympic sailing will be on dirty water with scenic backdropRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    The troubled waters of Guanabara Bay have made news for the wrong reasons, with an independent study by The Associated Press showing high levels of viruses and sometimes bacteria from human sewage. There have also been unsightly buildups of trash.


  5. Northumberland Ferries adds sailings to MV Confederation scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    After listening to its commercial customers, Northumberland Ferries is starting its ferry services earlier and adding a midnight trip while the MV Holiday Island is being repaired. After consultations with its commercial customers, Northumberland Ferries has decided to sail its only operational ferry more often and start earlier on weekdays while the MV Holiday Island is under repair.


  6. Friend of family missing at sea says boat was not seaworthyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KRON 4

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - A friend of a family of four who is missing at sea says he does not think the family had a marine radio with them that could have summoned help if there was an emergency.


  7. The public is invited Wednesday, July 6. from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    The public is invited Wednesday, July 6. from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Camden Yacht Club to hear these extraordinary and entertaining stories about life on the sea. Local Capts.


  8. Crystal Cruises Plans Return to Port EvergladesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Marine News

    Crystal Cruises' ships will return to Broward County's Port Everglades beginning in Fall 2017, having last sailed from the port in 2006. Beginning October 27, 2017, Crystal Serenity and Crystal Symphony will sail a total of eight sailings to and from Port Everglades, one of the world's busiest cruise ports, with more than 3.7 million passengers in 2015.


  9. Cartoonists around the globe react to EU Referendum resultRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Cartoonists around the world have put pen to paper to express their reactions to Britain's vote to leave the European Union. In a result which has shocked financial markets and pollsters, the 52 per cent of the public who voted for Brexit has been largely depicted as having opted for a rupture in European unity.


  10. Boating safety standards tested on Lake ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WNED

    In a matter of seconds, a sunny day on the lake boating, sailing or canoeing can turn into a nightmare with heartbreaking loss. That kind of loss will last a lifetime for Phyllis Kopytko.


  11. Sailing couple in major sports eventRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Daventry Express

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Daventry sailing couple are preparing to join 1,700 other boats in one of Britain's largest participation sporting events of the year.


  12. Polynesian Voyaging Canoe To Stop In Woods Hole, Crew To Visit PowwowRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Falmouth Enterprise

    Members of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe will greet the crew of the double-hulled Hokule'a next Friday, July 1. It is a working replica of an ancient Polynesian sailing vessel that has traveled the world for three years using only the waves, the stars, and winds for navigation: no maps, compasses, GPS, smartphones or sextants. The two native groups may be separated by over 5,000 miles but the greeting will mark a collaboration of two cultures with many parallels.


  13. Lessons on the sea: Doctor teaches children about wellness on short ocean voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Wave

    Kaila Woods, 9, breaks out in a big smile when the sailboat gains speed during a trip out of Dana Point Harbor with pediatrician Dr. Edward Taub. Taub takes groups of kids from the Boys & Girls Club on a two-hour "Voyage to Wellness," where he teaches them about the importance of a healthy diet, how to deal with stress through meditation and about having fun.


  14. Champion crew win Canterbury Yachtie of the Year award after national titleRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Press On-Line

    The Naval Point Club members sailed their foiling R class yacht, The Virtual, to the national title on Lyttleton Harbour last February, winning seven of the nine races. They have been dedicated to the R class for some years and have been instrumental in the design developments that see these yachts rise out of the water and sail at high speeds like the America's Cup catamarans.


  15. Land Rover Kelowna Melges 24 Canadian National ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

    Competitors practice racing their Melges were out with their Melges sailboats on Okanagan lake as part of the 2016 Land Rover Kelowna Melges 24 Canadian National Championships on Thursday. Two dozen boats were out on the lake during a training session working on starts, setting sail trim, technique and team work pertinent to keeping the boats going as fast as 20 knots .


  16. Sailing bubble to burstRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The Land Rover Kelowna Melges 24 Canadian National Championship will set sail Friday on Okanagan Lake, bringing more than 30 crews to the valley. Kelowna's regatta is part of a three-stop tour of North America that will have sailors from as far away as Connecticut and Los Angeles.


  17. Second body found in waters where Sarasota family went missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The Coast Guard said a second body was found in the search for the missing Kimberly family.


  18. Booking a cruise: Travel agent vs. cruise lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    A cruise vacation is the most exciting experience anyone can appreciate. From exploring New England and Canada, to the Bahamas, the Caribbean, and the Mediterranean, there is so much to look forward to.


  19. The Latest: 2nd body found in search for sailboat familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Brownsville Herald

    The Latest on the search for a Florida family last seen on a sailboat in the Gulf of Mexico : The U.S. Coast Guard says a second body has been recovered as crews continue to search the Gulf of Mexico for a family missing off the coast of southwest Florida. A Coast Guard news release says Cape Coral Fire and Rescue found the body Thursday morning, about four miles from where the first body was found Wednesday.


  20. The Countdown is on for the Redpath Waterfront Festival, July 1-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canada NewsWire

    Pride of Baltimore II is a reproduction of an 1812-era topsail schooner. Distinguished from other topsail schooners of the time by its backward-raked masts.