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Statement from World Sailing regarding the situation in Ukraine – Sailweb

Statement issued on behalf of: World Sailing on Monday February 28 following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine at 03:00 UTC February 24, 2022 World Sailing is very concerned about the situation in Ukraine and we are concerned for the safety of our friends in the Ukrainian sailing community. Sport can be a force for good, bringing […]

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Community sailing lessons offered by the BYC Foundation

Image Courtesy BYC Foundation Believe it or not, Buffalo’s sailing programs are gearing up for the 2022 sailing season. In the past, we’ve talked about a number of sailing programs that offer limitless ways to get people on the water. The Buffalo Yacht Club Foundation (BYC Foundation) is no exception. “The Buffalo Yacht Club Foundation […]

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Oceania Cruises announces details for 180-day circumnavigation of the globe in 2024

Oceania Cruises has announced details of its highly anticipated 2024 180-Day Around the World itinerary and four other Grand Voyages lasting between 72 and 82 days. The world cruise is scheduled to take place aboard the Insignia ship and depart from Los Angeles on January 14, 2024. The voyage will include 96 destinations in 34 […]

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Dougal joins World Sailing after nine years with British Cycling

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Registration opens for the Maritime Museum’s youth sailing courses | Local announcements

KINGSTON — The Hudson River Maritime Museum Sailing School announces that the 2022 Youth Sailing Programs are now open for enrollment. Young sailors of all skill levels will have the opportunity to get out on the water and learn about maritime science during shore sessions. A number of popular classes are back this year and […]

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Registration open for adult sailing lessons at the Maritime Museum | Local announcements

KINGSTON — The Hudson River Maritime Museum Sailing School announces that the 2022 Adult Sailing Programs are now open for enrollment. Adult sailors of all skill levels will find a variety of on-water lessons starting in May 2022. Popular lessons include First Sail, an introductory session aboard the museum’s classic Tidbit catboat, with a certified […]

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World Sailing rethinks ‘onerous’ new keel inspection rule in offshore racing

An overhaul of World Sailing is under consideration to exempt Category 3 offshore racing from the new documented structural inspection requirement. Changes to the special World Sailing Offshore (OSR) regulations came into force on 1 January 2022 and mean an additional requirement for yachts competing in category 0 to category 3 races, but the new […]

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World Sailing bid process for 2028 Summer Paralympics revealed by IPC • Live Sail Die

Excellency – The Paralympic Games should be the highest level of competition for every sport, with the participation of the best athletes in the world. The diversity – The Paralympic Games offer athletes with different types/ranges of impairment the opportunity to compete within a program of events that ensures the participation of athletes with high […]

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World Sailing appoints Paralympic medalist Rickham as head of sustainability

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AST supports attempt to break West Around the World Sailing Record

AST sponsors attempt to sail around the world (AST) Posted on February 3, 2022 at 3:09 p.m. by AST Group Worldwide supplier of intelligent remote communication solutions, Applied Satellite Technology (AST) is an official supporter to use it again! Trimaran and its two award-winning skippers, Romain Pilliard and Alex Pella in their attempt to circumnavigate […]

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World Sailing optimistic about reclaiming Paralympic spot after release of IPC roadmap

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World Sailing launches a new website – Sailweb

World Sailing finally launches a new website The World Sailing website has a new look and hopefully an improved format/logic to guide users to the massive amount of data it contains. As the main communication channel for ‘world governing body for sailing‘ the old website had dissolved into a confusing collection of poorly linked content, […]

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Alexandra Rickham joins World Sailing – Sailweb

World Sailing has appointed sustainability expert and Paralympic medalist Alexandra Rickham as its sustainability manager. During her sailing career with Niki Birrell, an Olympic-class sailor with cerebral palsy, Rickham won two Paralympic bronze medals, five consecutive World titles and three World Cups in SKUD18. After sailing retired from the Paralympic Games after Rio 2016, Rickham […]

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World Sailing appoints Alexandra Rickham as Head of Sustainability

World Sailing appoints Alexandra Rickham as Head of Sustainability by World Sailing 1 February 10:08 UTC World Sailing appoints Alexandra Rickham as Head of Sustainability © World Sailing World Sailing has appointed sustainability expert and Paralympic medalist Alexandra Rickham as its sustainability manager. Rickham brings extensive expertise in sustainability, diversity and inclusion as a […]

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End of watch for the Jules Verne Trophy round the world sailing record

On November 1, 2021, Dona Bertarelli, Yann Guichard and their team began the wait for a fourth attempt at the Jules Verne Trophy round the world sailing record. Since that date, there has not been a favorable weather window for the crew of the maxi-trimaran Sails of Change to set off with a real chance […]

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End of the suspension of the Jules Verne Trophy round the world sailing record

On November 1, 2021, Dona Bertarelli, Yann Guichard and their team began the wait for a fourth attempt at the Jules Verne Trophy round the world sailing record. Since that date, there has not been a favorable weather window for the crew of the maxi-trimaran Sails of Change to set off with a real chance […]