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ISAF Confirm Women’s Skiff Equipment For Rio 2016

ISAF Confirm Women’s Skiff Equipment For Rio 2016
Mackay FX Friday 4 May 2012 -The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has confirmed the Mackay FX has been selected for the Women’s Skiff event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition. ISAF Council considered the recommendations of the Evaluation Panel, the Equipment Committee and the Events...
May 4th, 2012 | Events, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Posidonia 2012 – Golf Tournament

Posidonia 2012 – Golf Tournament
Posidonia Golf Tournament 3rd June 2012, Glyfada Golf course Golf has joined sailing and football as the third sporting event Posidonia exhibitors and visitors can participate in during the build-up to Posidonia 2012, bringing the international shipping community together in the idyllic environment...
May 4th, 2012 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Sports | Read More

Launch of charter company Solent Rib Safaris boosts rigid inflatable boat sector as sail racing season approaches

Launch of charter company Solent Rib Safaris boosts rigid inflatable boat sector as sail racing season approaches
Solent Voyager Launch of charter company Solent Rib Safaris boosts rigid inflatable boat sector as sail racing season approaches Ribs tickle the fancy of investment banks and big companies. By James Brewer A new offshore rigid inflatable boat (rib) charter company, Solent Rib Safaris, has been...
May 2nd, 2012 | Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Teams Named For 2012 ISAF Women’s Match Racing Worlds

Monday 30 April 2012 -The 16 entrants for the 2012 ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championship, set to be held from 20-25 June in Gothenburg, Sweden, have been named. The regatta will be one of the last opportunities for the Women’s Match Racing teams to test themselves against each other ahead...
April 30th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

Singapore Seafarers International Sports Week

Norifumi Yamamoto Sports is one of the most well known activties and over the years the international seafaring community, together with many sponsors within and outside the shipping industry, participated in many different events bringing the world’s seafarers together. Sports of any kind...
April 28th, 2012 | Sports | Read More

ISAF Announce 2012 APP Sailors For 2012 Four Star Pizza ISAF Youth Worlds

The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) is pleased to announce that 30 competitors from 12 nations have been approved to receive funding from the Athlete Participation Programme (APP). Since 2002 APP funding has enabled over 150 sailors the chance to compete at the ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships. From...
April 26th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

ISAF Match Race Rankings

Wednesday 18 April 2012 Anna Tunnicliffe (USA) and Ian Williams (GBR) continue to remain in pole position in the Women’s and Open ISAF Match Race Rankings although there has been significant movement in the trailing packs. Open Rankings Ian Williams (GBR) kick started his 2012 match race campaign following...
April 18th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

More Sponsorship for man-powered sub races

More Sponsorship for man-powered sub races
the elSR Submarine The Lloyd’s Register Educational Trust (The LRET) has joined the growing number of sponsors of the inaugural International European Submarine Races (eISR), being held during the week of 25 June 2012 in QinetiQ’s Ocean Basin at Gosport, England.  The races will see teams of University...
April 17th, 2012 | Charity, Classification Societies, Clubs, Defense, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Sports, Underwater Shipping | Read More

GAC Pindar arrive in Qingdao ahead of the 2012 Extreme Sailing Series

GAC Pindar arrive in Qingdao ahead of the 2012 Extreme Sailing Series
GAC Pindar EX40 capsizes! Extreme Sailing Series Qingdao, China 2011. Photo credit:Lloyd Images, www.lloydimages.com Sailing team prepare for battle in Act two of the adrenaline-fueled international Series April 16 2012 The GAC Pindar sailing team is making its final preparations for Act 2 of the Extreme...
April 16th, 2012 | News, Ship Agencies, Sports | Read More

ISAF Sailing World Cup Standings Shuffle Around After Palma

After an action packed final day of racing at the Trofeo S.A.R. Princess Sofia MAPFRE, the third of seven ISAF Sailing World Cup Regattas, the overall Standings have been shuffled around with new leaders taking control. The first gold of the day in Palma, Mallorca, Spain was decided in the 49er fleet....
April 7th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

GAC renews long-standing sponsorship deal with racing driver Alex Brundle

Young star to compete in Le Mans 24 hour race with racing legend father 29 March 2012 – GAC has renewed its sponsorship of rising motor racing star Alex Brundle, the 21-year-old son of Formula One™  legend Martin Brundle, for a fifth consecutive year. Alex was a schoolboy competing in junior single-seater...
March 29th, 2012 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

ISAF Sailing World Cup Heads To Europe

The third of seven ISAF Sailing World Cup regattas, the Trofeo S.A.R. Princess Sofia MAPFRE, kicks off on 31 March running until 7 April in Palma, Spain. As teams begin to step up their preparations for the London 2012 Olympic Sailing Competition the regatta will be key for sailors preparing for the...
March 28th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

ISAF Executive Statement: Ainslie Case

The ISAF Executive Committee has met to consider the reports from the International Jury of the Perth 2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships and the RYA Tribunal.  The role of ISAF under Racing Rule of Sailing 69.2(a) is to first determine whether or not it is appropriate to conduct a further hearing...
March 18th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

2016 Equipment Evaluation Trials Commence On 17 March

From 17-25 March 2012, Women’s Skiff and Mixed Multihull evaluations for the 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition will take place at the Prince Felipe High Performance Sailing Centre, Santander, Spain. Around 44 sailors from 23 countries, including Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark,...
March 15th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

ISAF Match Race Rankings – 14 March 2012

Ian Williams (GBR) and Anna Tunnicliffe (USA) hold top spot in the Open and Women’s Match Race Rankings ahead of a busy European summer of match racing action. Open Rankings Despite not competing in a match racing event since the Monsoon Cup, Ian Williams (GBR) continues to sit at the top of the rankings...
March 14th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

Youth Olympic Games One Person Dinghy Bids

ISAF has issued an open invitation for manufacturers to put forward bids for the supply of Equipment to the 2014 Youth Olympic Games for the One person Dinghy events. The 2014 YOG, the second of its kind following the success of Singapore 2010, will be held in Nanjing, China from 16-28 August with a...
February 28th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

ISAF Match Race Rankings

Anna Tunnicliffe (USA) and Ian Williams (GBR) have retained their place at the top of the Women’s and Open Match Racing Rankings. Update Wednesday 8 February 2012 Open Rankings The top 25 rankings places remain unchanged since the last release with World Match Racing Tour Champion Ian Williams remaining...
February 8th, 2012 | Sports | Read More

Lt. Gov. Guadagno, Port Authority and Private sector partners announce investments in advance of 2014 Super Bowl –

Port of New York and New Jersey As football fans around the region gear up for Sunday’s Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis, the Port Authority and its private partners today announced a total of $70 million in private sector investments to Newark Liberty International Airport in anticipation of the big...
February 2nd, 2012 | Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

ISAF Launch London 2012 Olympic Games Website

– ISAF Launch London 2012 Olympic Games Website – With 177 days until the London 2012 Olympic Games, the International Sailing Federation has launched yesterday their Olympic website. The website will be the home of Olympic Sailing during London 2012 with all the information, stories, results...
February 2nd, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

ISAF Sailing World Cup Resumes – Preview One

The ISAF Sailing World Cup resumes on 22 January 2012 when US SAILING’s Rolex Miami OCR returns to the waters of Biscayne Bay. The second of seven ISAF Sailing World Cup regattas, the Rolex Miami OCR will bring together some of the world’s best sailors in all of the Olympic events for the first time...
January 17th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

Dramatic South Hall changes for the 2012 Tullett Prebon London Boat Show

Dramatic South Hall changes for the 2012 Tullett Prebon London Boat Show
 The 2012 Tullett Prebon London Boat Show at ExCeL London is set to be another spectacular event for the UK marine industry with hundreds of must-see boats on display.  The London Show is an important event for visitors as it marks the start of the next sailing year; when you can’t get out on the...
November 20th, 2011 | Exhibitions, Sports | Read More