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Sailing Set to Compete in Five Regattas After a Successful Weekend – Harvard University – Harvard Athletics

Sophia Montgomery’s win at the NEISA Singlehanded Championships, Harvard sailing is set to sail in five more regattas this weekend.  On Saturday, September 24th, the Crimson will host two, one-day, events in Cambridge, Mass. the Charles

Hudson River Maritime Museum women’s sailing conference to be held this month – The Daily Freeman

KINGSTON, N.Y. — The Hudson River Maritime Museum’s Sailing School and Kingston Sailing Club will host the fifth annual Riverport Women’s Sailing Conference from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13. The conference, which


CATAMARAN BUILD – Glossing Up Our Interior (MJ Sailing – Ep 209)

[embedded content] Let’s start distracting from that green foam, by adding shiny molded pieces to the build. After last week’s boat show feature, we’re now jumping back in a time a few weeks to late

WEAPONS OUT & Piracy Countermeasures at Sea (Part 4 of 6) SV Delos Ep 342

[embedded content] Prepare to be boarded! What if the worst nightmare suddenly became a reality? How would you react if you were boarded? It’s day 5 at sea and we’re approaching a critical point in

The MOST USEFUL tool in the universe being made! (finishing deck & stanchions) — Sailing Yabá #53

[embedded content] Bringing Yabá from wreck to dreamy! Episode 53In this episode, as all the covering boards are finally in place, we manage to continue building the stanchions for the bulwark and… we finish building

Tom Whitehurst Wins 2021 US Multihull Championship – US SAILING

Photo by Gary Turman / Triple Tack Photography CORPUS CHRISTI, TX. (November 5, 2021) — Tom Whitehurst (Pensacola, FL) won the 2021 U.S. Multihull Championship, sailed from November 1-5, and hosted by the Formula Wave


Best upgrades for ocean cruising – make life on board more comfortable

Lets looks at ways to make life on board more comfortable for those planning to venture off to warmer climes If you’re considering sailing to warmer waters, whether the Mediterranean, Caribbean or further afield, but


Easy ways to improve comfort on board

12 Unlimited power Price guides: solar £200-£500 per 100W; hydrogenerator £2,000-£3,300; wind generator £1,400-£2,300; fuel cell £2,000-£5,000 Life on board can be transformed if you never have to worry about the amount of electrical power


Sail repairs on the fly – how to make essential fixes while at sea !

Our sailmaster offers some tips for making repairs to your sails while out at sea and points out what damage to watch out for on your sails During last year’s ARC I was to be


Sailing the Pacific Ocean

Getting Aboard It’s possible to hitch rides into the Pacific on yachts from California, Panama, New Zealand, and Australia, or around the yachting triangle Papeete-Suva-Honolulu. If you’ve never crewed before, consider looking for a yacht