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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:25:44 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3199 24 October
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:44:34 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3198 23 October
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:42:55 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3197 22 October
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:20:49 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3196 20 October
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 03:39:58 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3195 17 October
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 20:07:03 +0000 Intercollegiate Offshore Regatta A Rousing Success with Over 50
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 04:56:38 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3194 16 October
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 04:37:43 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3192 14 October
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 04:48:06 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3191 13 October
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 02:33:02 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3190 10 October
Thu, 9 Oct 2014 03:44:55 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3189 9 October
Wed, 8 Oct 2014 04:01:13 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3188 8 October
Tue, 7 Oct 2014 04:16:24 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3187 7 October
Mon, 6 Oct 2014 03:52:01 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3186 6 October
Fri, 3 Oct 2014 05:17:48 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3185 3 October
Thu, 2 Oct 2014 05:25:17 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3184 2 October
Wed, 1 Oct 2014 04:11:02 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3183 1 October
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:37:40 +0000 Scuttlebutt Europe #3181 30 September
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:09:45 +0000 12 Metre NA Championships Victory '83, KZ-3, American Eagle Show
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:12:57 +0000 Eight Inductees to National Sailing Hall of Fame

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10/20/2014 12:00 AM ON THE LOOKING GLASS
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Sail-World.com USA Latest News

10/25/2014 12:29 PM Volvo Ocean Race: Leader close to Fernando - new record in the offing?
With just over a day left to reach the turning mark at Fernando, Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing has retained the lead
10/24/2014 01:18 PM Volvo Ocean Race: The week ahead on Leg 1 - Team Alvimedica
Team Alvimedica Navigational Strategist, Anderson Reggio, explains the issues ahead of the crews on Leg 1
10/24/2014 12:32 PM Volvo Ocean Race: A 17 time Equator veteran describes the ceremony
Stu Bannatyne, a Team Alvimedica mentor provided an insight of what our rookie equatorial-crossing crew have in store.
10/24/2014 12:25 PM VOR 2014-15 - Mapfre cruzara el Ecuador hacia las 13:00 aproximadament
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 - Mapfre cruzara el Ecuador hacia las 13:00 aproximadamente.
10/24/2014 10:55 AM Argo Group Gold Cup - AWMRT - Canfield and Williams shine in Bermuda
AWMRT - Group 2 crews enjoyed morning's stronger breeze, wind less shifty having veered into southwest overnight.
10/24/2014 09:54 AM RenaissanceRe Junior Gold Cup Day 1 - Strong performances and jitters
RenaissanceRe Junior Gold Cup - In second place, Larson of Bermuda has seven points and had a great day on water today.
10/24/2014 03:13 AM PIC Coastal Classic: TeamVodafoneSailing smashes course record
As predicted in last night's preview in Sail-World, the ORMA 60 TeamVodafone Sailing has set a new course record
10/23/2014 10:08 PM Argo Group Gold Cup - Canfield and Williams first into Quarter Finals
Taylor Canfield (ISV) US One, is the first skipper to qualify for the Quarter Finals in the 2014 Argo Group Cup.
10/23/2014 09:07 PM La Torche PWA Grand Slam - Waiting game continues on day 6
The forecast for day six at the La Torche PWA Grand Slam offered a slight possibility of producing some racing.
10/23/2014 07:27 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Anything can happen in the Doldrums
This morning the boat was so quiet you could hear a pin drop, shortly after sun up we were hooning along in 20kts.
10/23/2014 07:10 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing first to exit the Doldrums
The push and shove of 12 knots of Atlantic breeze - things are looking up in the Volvo Ocean Race.
10/23/2014 05:22 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Day 12 for Team Alvimedica
There is no question as to the origins of the phrase 'down in the doldrums;' the monotony of these days is apparent.
10/23/2014 05:05 PM Rolex Sydney Hobart - Luna Sea 100th entry for 628 nautical mile race
One of the smallest yachts in the history of the CYCA's Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race became the 100th entry.
10/23/2014 04:46 PM Student Yachting World Cup - England emerges victorious
Today was the last day of competition at the Student Yachting World Cup.
10/23/2014 04:34 PM RORC Transatlantic Race fast approaching
A varied and international fleet ranging from 40 to 100ft will set off for Grenada on Saturday 29th November.
10/23/2014 04:18 PM Star Sailors League Finals - Three American greats to compete
The United States will be the second most heavily represented nation at the Star Sailors League Finals.
10/23/2014 03:51 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race - Another dramatic day
Thursday has proved another dramatic day in the story of the 2014 Rolex Middle Sea Race.
10/23/2014 03:19 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race - Artie confirmed as overall winner
Royal Malta YC has been a hive of activity day and night, welcoming back yachts taking part in the Rolex Middle Sea Race
10/23/2014 03:04 PM Argo Group Gold Cup - Near perfect start for GAC Pindar
Ian Williams (GBR) GAC Pindar made a near perfect start to in the Argo Group Gold Cup in Bermuda yesterday.
10/23/2014 02:36 PM Volvo Ocean Race - A nightmare for sailors
Volvo Ocean Race - 'At this rate, it will take a century before we get to Cape Town,' sighs Jens Dolmer.
10/23/2014 11:33 AM The 2014 Severne Starboard Aloha Classic is coming...
Over 100 riders have already registered and will compete against each other to become Aloha Classic Champions.
10/23/2014 09:37 AM Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - Artie's heroic return
Lee Satariano's Maltese J/122, Artie finished the Rolex Middle Sea Race on Thursday 23 October 2014.
10/23/2014 03:00 AM Argo Group Gold Cup - Slender lead for Marek Sta?czyk
The Argo Group Gold Cup set sail on Bermuda's Hamilton Harbour today, albeit postponed by 24 hours.
10/22/2014 10:47 PM Ben Ainslie Racing foiling on the Solent + Video
Ben Ainslie Racing took to the water for the first time from their temporary base in Southampton sailing their AC45.
10/22/2014 10:02 PM La Torche PWA Grand Slam - A day of rest for wave sailors
Calm weather returned on day five of the La Torche PWA Grand Slam as the sailors recovered from yesterday's punishing
10/22/2014 07:37 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race - A day of reckoning for the fleet
Day five of the Rolex Middle Sea Race has proved a day of reckoning for the competing fleet.
10/22/2014 06:58 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Playing the Doldrums lottery
A day and a night of uncertainty - later, the Doldrums will come to an end for the Volvo Ocean Race teams.
10/22/2014 06:07 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Dongfeng Race Team takes on the Doldrums
The Doldrums are the unavoidable low-point of leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race for the determined men on Dongfeng.
10/22/2014 06:04 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Team Alvimedica, somewhere in the windless ITCZ
The synopsis is pretty straightforward: we are stuck in the Doldrums. Stuck, and stuck real good.
10/22/2014 04:15 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race - Artie gunning for glory
Artie has emerged as the hot favourite to become the overall winner of the 2014 Rolex Middle Sea Race.
10/22/2014 04:14 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Another perspective from Team SCA
Another perspective from Sara Hastrieter, onboard Team SCA in the Volvo Ocean Race.
10/22/2014 04:03 PM Rolex Farr 40 World Championship - Success in San Francisco
The 17th edition of the Rolex Farr 40 World Championship took place from 15-18 October in San Francisco, USA.
10/22/2014 03:20 PM RS:X Youth World Windsurfing Championship - Intense racing + Video
After two days of intense racing at the 2014 RS:X Youth Worlds in Clearwater, both fleets have completed a full schedule
10/22/2014 02:56 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race - Big breeze and lumpy seas
The expected frontal system arrived around Midnight last night at the northwest corner of the course.
10/22/2014 02:51 PM The first sail that changes lives
Justin 'Judd' Goldman was 17 years old when he suffered a disabling bone disease.
10/22/2014 09:09 AM Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 1 turns inside out in Doldums
Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race would seem to have gone from being a tightly fought contest to being a procession
10/22/2014 08:34 AM 34th Student Yachting World Cup La Rochelle 2014 - Fifth race day
Student Yachting World Cup: After days of light air, weather was upside-down with a cloudy sky threatening heavy shower.
10/22/2014 03:54 AM 2014 Argo Group Gold Cup - Match racers defy Gonzalo
This is second dose of brutal winds Bermuda has seen in a week, after it was struck a few days earlier by Tropical Storm
10/21/2014 10:29 PM Volvo Ocean Race: Big gains for two boats in Doldrums
Two boats have made big gains in the Doldrums, with the western-most competitors apparently not stopping
10/21/2014 09:59 PM Argo Group Gold Cup - Qualifying Groups set
The Royal Bermuda Yacht Club and the people of Bermuda are ready to host the 2014 Argo Group Gold Cup.
10/21/2014 09:11 PM Renaissance Re Junior Gold Cup - Kids breeze past Hurricane Gonzalo
The Renaissance Re Junior Gold Cup always offers opportunities for young people to have new experiences.
10/21/2014 08:11 PM DSS to revolutionise IMOCA 60s, both new and old
Dynamic Stability Systems welcomes last week's decision by IMOCA to place no further restrictions on its class rule.
10/21/2014 07:33 PM ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami: Groupe Beneteau sponsors US Sailing Team
Groupe Beneteau today announced its sponsorship of the US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider and ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami
10/21/2014 06:57 PM Volvo Ocean Race - The bright side of the Doldrums
It's the place where the northern and southern winds meet, where a sailing race can be won or lost in an instant.
10/21/2014 06:43 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Team Vestas Wind contemplates the tropics + Video
The Atlantic has proved to be a test for the VO65s in the Volvo Ocean Race and their teams.
10/21/2014 06:06 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Dull day, crazy night for Dongfeng Race Team
It's the dawn of a complicated day in the Volvo Ocean Race. Let's face it: we're not having a very good time on Dongfeng
10/21/2014 05:51 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA ready for equator crossing
Over the last few days the clock has gotten louder and louder as it counts down to October 23rd at noon.
10/21/2014 05:41 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Tough challenge for Brunel's Pablo Arrarte Elorza
For Pablo Arrarte Elorza, the Volvo Ocean Race is a tough challenge.
10/21/2014 05:17 PM RS:X Youth Worlds - Hard work on day 1 + Video
The 2014 RS:X Youth Worlds kicked off on October 20th in Clearwater, USA, and it was hard work from the start.
10/21/2014 03:33 PM St. Maarten Heineken Regatta - NoR released, entries open for 2015
The team at The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta are very happy to announce that entries are now open for the 2015 Regatta.
10/21/2014 03:24 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race - A turning point for the fleet
After three days at sea only three boats competing in the Rolex Middle Sea Race have passed the northwest tip of Sicily.
10/21/2014 01:33 PM Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 - Leg one - Doldrums for dummies
Last week the Volvo Ocean Race was all about VMG downwind sailing, with Dongfeng being the star performer.
10/21/2014 12:22 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - Fight to the finish
Esimit Europa 2 is expected to finish the Rolex Middle Sea Race in the early hours of tomorrow morning.
10/21/2014 11:45 AM Student Yachting World Cup - Fourth race day + Video
Student Yachting World Cup - Italy won two races (windward-leeward race (ninth race) and coastal race (11th race).
10/21/2014 11:28 AM New improved swell forecasting and more locations from PredictWind
PredictWind have made significant improvements to the swell forecasting models and added new locations
10/21/2014 10:46 AM Volvo Ocean Race: Day 9 final report - Lead continually changing
The battle continues for the lead in the Volvo Ocean Race, with the front running being taken up by different competitor
10/21/2014 05:10 AM Renaissance Re Junior Gold Cup - An opportunity for growth
The Renaissance Re Junior Gold Cup is known around the world as an international championship of junior champions.
10/20/2014 10:44 PM Volvo Ocean Race: Fleet charges the door of the Doldrums Casino
The Volvo Ocean Race has lifted intensity again on Day 9 with the fleet spread across 100nm of ocean and charging in a l
10/20/2014 09:05 PM La Torche PWA Grand Slam - Light winds on day 3
As expected the third day of the 2014 La Torche PWA Grand Slam proved to be a quiet affair with very light winds.
10/20/2014 07:47 PM Volvo Ocean Race: Navigators throw away the routing textbook
Team Alvimedica's Navigation Support Anderson Reggio assesses the Volvo Ocean Race so far
10/20/2014 07:14 PM Volvo Ocean Race - The Doldrums, a navigational nightmare + Video
'We're going straight through,' he claims. 'What Doldrums? - they're going to say. Azzam isn't even going to slow down.'
10/20/2014 06:14 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race - Maltese yachts top the leader board
At 1700 CET, 113 yachts had rounded Stromboli, the active volcano that marks the most northerly point of the course.
10/20/2014 04:15 PM Star Sailors League Finals - Torben Grael and Jorge Zarif join fleet
It is with pleasure that the Star Sailors League announces that two more top Brazilian sailors will be joining the fleet
10/20/2014 03:46 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Team Alvimedica heads for the Doldrums
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. It's hard to explain the complexity of the weather in this part of the world.
10/20/2014 03:33 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA, a crew on a mission
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. We're a boat on a mission: catch the fleet. And they're getting closer by the mile.
10/20/2014 02:11 PM Thailand bids for 2016 IODA 'Optimist' World Championships
Pattaya's Royal Varuna Yacht Club submits bid to host 2016 International Optimist Dinghy Association World Championships
10/20/2014 12:55 PM Bill Green - builder and sailor passes on
Bill Green, San Francisco-born sailor, One Ton Cup winner and most latterly proprietor of Green Marine has died
10/20/2014 12:16 PM ISAF World Sailing Rankings - 20 October 2014
Tom Burton (AUS) retained World #1 in the Laser after a tremendous fight back at ISAF Sailing World Cup Qingdao.
10/20/2014 12:03 PM Farr 40 Worlds: Images from the Final day in San Francisco
Photographer Ellen Hoke was on the water at the Farr 40 Worlds and provided this gallery of images from the Final Day
10/20/2014 11:50 AM Farr 40 Worlds: Images from Day 2 in San Francisco
Photographer Ellen Hoke provided this gallery of images from Day 2 of the Farr 40 Worlds
10/20/2014 11:47 AM Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - A hard day's night
Rolex Middle Sea Race - For yachts yet to reach Stromboli, a south flowing current has slowed proceedings even further.
10/20/2014 10:36 AM 34th Student Yachting World Cup 2014 - Second race day
Student Yachting Worlds: France spent two races at very first positions, even rivaling with ultra-dominant English team.
10/20/2014 09:55 AM Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng loses lead, anyone's race ahead of Doldrums
The Chinese entry Donfeng Race Team, has lost her lead on Day 9 of the Volvo Ocean Race
10/20/2014 09:15 AM Flying Dreams 'An Ocean Story': The Movie
Flying Dreams is a movie directed by the talented Elsa Blayau is an ode to ocean, water sports and femininity.
10/20/2014 08:42 AM New super maxis gear up for Rolex Sydney Hobart
High-calibre entries received so far in Rolex Sydney Hobart, including the new 100 footer Comanche
10/20/2014 04:40 AM Linda Elias Memorial Women's One Design Challenge - Youngerman wins
Shala Youngerman and her team from Southwestern Yacht Club won the Linda Elias Memorial Women's One-Design Challenge
10/20/2014 04:13 AM 2014 Off Valparaiso Race - Santander team victorious
After three days of racing in the Valparaiso bay, the Santander team was crowned champion of the Off Valparaiso Race.
10/20/2014 02:22 AM La Torche PWA Grand Slam - Waves continue to pound on day 2
Day two of the La Torche PWA Grand Slam saw the glorious golden sunshine continue together with the waves.
10/19/2014 08:18 PM RS:X Youth World Championships - All set for Clearwater action
RS:X Youth Windsurfing Worlds Championship racing is about to start in Gulf of Mexico waters.
10/19/2014 06:31 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - Slow road north
The first 24 hours of the Rolex Middle Sea Race has seen the fleet progress slowly up the eastern seaboard of Sicily.
10/19/2014 05:09 PM Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 - Dongfeng Race Team - A risky call
Volvo Ocean Race - Just hours after regaining first position, navigator was faced with an important strategic decision.
10/19/2014 05:02 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - Escaping the shroud of Mount Etna
Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - Ian Moore, navigator on Mascalzone Latino describes tactical nuances of first night at sea.
10/19/2014 12:56 PM Australian 18 Footers League's Major A. Frizelle Trophy
Brilliant conditions of last week's opening race of season were duplicated today in Major A. Frizelle Trophy.
10/19/2014 09:11 AM Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 - Leader gambles on Island windshadow
Volvo Ocean Race - The fleet has finally left the West African Coast.
10/19/2014 07:16 AM 2014 Sailing World Cup Qingdao - Final day video highlights
Byron (GRE) had wrapped up gold in Men's RS:X the day prior but intriguing battles for gold across the remaining fleets
10/19/2014 06:32 AM 2014 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship - Plenty of time
This was the first year that Roepers had Rolex Yachtsman of the Year Terry Hutchinson calling tactics on Plenty.
10/19/2014 05:34 AM Coast Guard rescues two near Wachapreague
The Coast Guard rescued two men Saturday after their 17-foot boat ran aground on Cedar Island near Wachapreague.
10/19/2014 04:14 AM 2014 Off Valparaiso Race - Day 2
Soto 40 fleet in the Off Valparaiso Race was able to complete only one race in a day characterized by a lack of wind.
10/19/2014 02:37 AM La Torche PWA Grand Slam - Massive swell on day 1
The opening day of the La Torche PWA Grand Slam promised so much, with big waves and strong winds.
10/18/2014 11:59 PM Volvo Ocean Race: Welcome to Al's Ocean Cafe
On Board Reporter, Brian Carlin - gives a quick tour of his below decks domain aboard Team Vestas Wind.
10/18/2014 10:38 PM Argo Group Gold Cup survives Hurricane Gonzalo
The Royal Bermuda YC has announced that the Argo Group Gold Cup is still set to sail, albeit on a compressed schedule.
10/18/2014 10:37 PM Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng regains lead after incident packed Day 7
The Chinese flagged entry, Dongfeng Race Team has regained the lead at the end of Day 7 in the Volvo Ocean Race.
10/18/2014 09:33 PM Volvo Ocean Race: Dramatic video of Dongfeng rudder replacement
Uncut video of Dongfeng Race Team replacing their rudder at night, after collision with an underwater object
10/18/2014 04:47 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Team Alvimedica bounces back
There's nothing like filling the void of a difficult day with some trade wind sailing.
10/18/2014 04:32 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA expecting the expected + Video
There's an age old saying: expect the unexpected. It pretty much sums up offshore sailing.
10/18/2014 04:19 PM Rolex Middle Sea Race - New record for Mediterranean classic
Thousands of spectators lined the Valletta Waterfront to witness the start of the 35th Rolex Middle Sea Race.
10/18/2014 03:51 PM ISAF Sailing World Cup Qingdao - Medallists decided across six fleets
It was a light wind, big wave finish at ISAF Sailing World Cup Qingdao as medallists were decided across the six fleets.
10/18/2014 03:34 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Impressive turnaround for Dongfeng Race Team +Video
At 0210 UTC in the Volvo OR, Dongfeng Race Team hit an unknown object in the Atlantic Ocean just off the coast of Africa
10/18/2014 08:49 AM Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng Race Team break rudder after collision
Dongfeng Race Team hit hit an unidentified object, at 0210UTC on Saturday. The impact broke one of their two rudders
10/18/2014 04:07 AM 2014 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship - Famous breeze frustrates
2014 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship - Alex Roepers' Plenty (USA) goes into the final day of the championship
10/18/2014 03:38 AM 2014 Off Valparaiso Race - Day 1
The Soto 40s were back on the scene today with the Off Valparaiso Race, first stage of the Soto 40 South American Tour.
10/17/2014 10:18 PM Sunfish World Championship - Victory for Argentina's Francisco Renna
On day two of the 2014 Sunfish World Championship, Argentina's Francisco Renna took control with four bullets.
10/17/2014 05:05 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Feeling the pressure six days in
Six days into the Volvo Ocean Race, and the sailors can still see each other. It's stressful.
10/17/2014 05:03 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Alvimedica cautiously cruising down coast of Africa
Checking in from the Volvo 65 World Championships. It's unbelievable, really.
10/17/2014 05:02 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Team Brunel still within striking distance
We sail close to the coast of Africa just after five in the afternoon in the Volvo Ocean Race.
10/17/2014 05:01 PM Volvo Ocean Race - Testing times for Team SCA + Video
I'll be really honest, we've had better days in this Volvo Ocean Race.
10/17/2014 04:21 PM Beijing 2008 Olympic legacy lives on in Qingdao + Video
The Beijing 2008 Olympic legacy lives on at the venue of the Olympic Sailing Competition, Qingdao.
10/17/2014 04:09 PM La Torche PWA Grand Slam - A return nearly 20 years in the making
The wait is almost over. After almost 20 years, the PWA are preparing to return to La Point de la Torche, France.
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