Sports / Sailing

Ships ahoy! Majestic sailing vessels to converge on Boston

BOSTON (AP) - Here's something guaranteed to float your boat. Dozens of majestic sailing vessels from around the globe will parade through Boston's inner harbor under sail for the first time in 17 years. The colorful procession of tall ships, dubbed Sail Boston, takes place Sat...

Search spurs boat safety reminder

Police are warning people to take precautions after a boat and its users - who did not have life jackets or communication devices with them - were found at Taieri Mouth. Acting Senior Sergeant Craig Baron said police launched a search after a vehicle and an empty boat trailer we...

Warning issued over boat use

Police are warning people to take precautions after a boat and its users - who did not have life jackets or communication devices with them - were found at Taieri Mouth. Acting Senior Sergeant Craig Baron said police launched a search after a vehicle and an empty boat trailer we...

Praise for perfect host amid Dragons in Cat City

KUCHING: The foreign verdict is a thumbs-up for the International Dragon Boat Race, as a smooth operation capped five race categories for 26 teams from 11 countries, topped by pampering from the perfect hosts of the annual Sarawak Regatta. According to 33-year-old Bianca Vervat ...

Dragon’s eyes dotted to launch dragon boat race

KUCHING: The eye-dotting of the dragon performed by Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg yesterday marked the start of this year’s Sarawak International Dragon Boat Race. Th...

Gary Jobson to speak at AYC about the future of the maritime industry

The Central Chesapeake chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) will hear Annapolis resident Gary Jobson, world class sailor and President of the National Sailing Hall of Fame, a...

Dragon boat race draws 26 teams from 11 countries

KUCHING: Twenty-six teams from 11 countries have confirmed their participation in Sarawak International Dragon Boat Race. The race to coincide with the Kuching Waterfront Festival is to be held ...

Treasure Coast boaters, residents prepare for Hurricane Matthew | Northern Palm Beach County

It’s only been three months since Marc Murphy started On The Go Bait and Tackle, a one-boat mobile operation where business has peen pretty good until now. What happens in the future, Murphy s...

Masinloc fisherman missing in West PH Sea

SUBIC, Zambales – A fisherman from Masinloc town has been missing in the West Philippine Sea since Sunday after his boat was reportedly hit by a commercial vessel. Gerald Malinao, 29, of Barang...

Hopes boat can be refloated

Taieri Beach resident Allen Eade is holding out hope his boat can still be refloated after it ran aground in Taieri Mouth on Tuesday. Mr Eade (73) was returning to Taieri Mouth from a day of fis...

Yacht abandoned after dramatic sea rescue - Bay of Plenty Times - Bay of Plenty Times News

Tauranga Coastguard'sChris Phillips said the rough seas that forced a sailor to abandon his yacht in a daring night-time rescue were among the worst he's seen in his career. Photo/Whakatane Beaco...

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