XS Sailing http://www.xssailing.com Fri, 30 Aug 2019 11:53:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 24511960 VIDEO: 2019 C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta http://www.xssailing.com/article/video-2019-c-thomas-clagett-jr-memorial-clinic-and-regatta/ http://www.xssailing.com/article/video-2019-c-thomas-clagett-jr-memorial-clinic-and-regatta/#respond Fri, 30 Aug 2019 11:53:08 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95945

The 2019 C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta was held June 18-23 in Rhode Island. The Vision for The Clagett Clinic and Regatta is to become the leader in developing competitive sailing opportunities for sailors with disabilities…

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Activating your Hurricane response plan http://www.xssailing.com/news/activating-your-hurricane-response-plan/ http://www.xssailing.com/news/activating-your-hurricane-response-plan/#respond Fri, 30 Aug 2019 11:53:05 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95936

For more than 35 years, Practical Sailor has been taking the guesswork out of boat and gear buying with bold, independent boat tests, and product-test reports for serious sailors and boaters…

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Dorian pushing northwest http://www.xssailing.com/news/dorian-pushing-northwest/ http://www.xssailing.com/news/dorian-pushing-northwest/#respond Fri, 30 Aug 2019 10:53:06 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95944

Hurricane Dorian is centered in the western Atlantic. The most likely scenario is a track near the Florida Peninsula late in the weekend, but exact details will change. Dorian is forecast to intensify into a Category 4 hurricane and pose a major danger to the southeastern U.S., especially Florida, over Labor Day weekend…

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Notice of Race published for the 2020 Youth Match Racing Championship http://www.xssailing.com/article/notice-of-race-published-for-the-2020-youth-match-racing-championship/ Fri, 30 Aug 2019 10:18:15 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95948

Auckland, New Zealand will host the 2020 edition of the Youth Match Racing World Championship and the Notice of Race is now available online.

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We give you the world! http://www.xssailing.com/article/give-world-2/ http://www.xssailing.com/article/give-world-2/#respond Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:02:36 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=77137

XS WORLD NEWS –  Stay updated! Go to our XS World Sailing News page for sailing news from 40 different Sailing News websites. The page is constantly being updated everyday and every hour thru RSS feeds. Check back a couple of times daily for up to minute news…

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Rolex TP52 Worlds at Palma overall http://www.xssailing.com/article/rolex-tp52-worlds-at-palma-overall/ Fri, 30 Aug 2019 05:52:19 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95937

On a day when Platoon all but gift-wrapped a third world title for them, Azzurra failed to capitalise, sailing to sixth in the day’s first race and then seemingly unable to shake off Platoon for eighth in the second race…

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Stage is set for NYYC Invitational Cup http://www.xssailing.com/news/stage-is-set-for-nyyc-invitational-cup/ http://www.xssailing.com/news/stage-is-set-for-nyyc-invitational-cup/#respond Thu, 29 Aug 2019 23:41:27 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95939

For three United States yacht clubs, the figurative road to the sixth edition of the Rolex New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup was significantly more challenging than the literal one…

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Platoon Repeats at TP52 World Champs http://www.xssailing.com/news/platoon-repeats-at-tp52-world-champs/ http://www.xssailing.com/news/platoon-repeats-at-tp52-world-champs/#respond Thu, 29 Aug 2019 23:38:58 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95941

Harm Müller-Spreer’s Platoon team won the 2019 Rolex TP52 World Championship title today, but the German-flagged team, led by the Hamburg-based owner-driver did not make it easy for themselves as they had to contend with two additional penalty points that they were given for twice making contact with rival boats as well as two penalties for different infringements during a tense, nervy showdown with Azzurra…

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EABC Mid-Week Sessions re-open http://www.xssailing.com/article/eabc-mid-week-sessions-re-open/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 23:36:33 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95931

On Wednesday 4th September East Antrim Boat Club, by Larne Lough, will re-open their acclaimed Mid-Week Sessions – a programme of nautical themed talks, presentations and other stuff – with professional sailor Michael Ferguson taking the stage…

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D-Zeros at Largs Regatta Festival 2019 http://www.xssailing.com/article/d-zeros-at-largs-regatta-festival-2019/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 23:35:10 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95928

Greetings from Zippy Zero, DZero 187, traveller and adventurer. I’ve just got back from a long weekend in Largs, Scotland. It was their Regatta Festival and 95 boats entered the event…

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A-Class Worlds Day 5 – Heemskerk and Landenberger heading for titles http://www.xssailing.com/article/a-class-worlds-day-5-heemskerk-and-landenberger-heading-for-titles/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 21:41:58 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95929

Mischa Heemskerk just has confirm his A-Class Open World title victory Friday after two races wins gave him a total of nine points…

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Ready to Roll at the J/70 World Champs http://www.xssailing.com/news/ready-to-roll-at-the-j-70-world-champs/ http://www.xssailing.com/news/ready-to-roll-at-the-j-70-world-champs/#respond Thu, 29 Aug 2019 21:40:08 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95930

Racing will start on Monday, September 2 at the Darwin Escapes 2019 J/70 World Championships, hosted by the Royal Torbay Yacht Club. This will be the sixth edition of the J/70 World Championship and the first to take place in UK…

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Scarborough YC Regatta http://www.xssailing.com/article/scarborough-yc-regatta/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 21:38:18 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95927

After two wind-free days that led to Saturday and Sunday cancellations, in brilliant weather the Pursuit race finally got under way. In light Northerly airs the third day of racing got under way at 11:30am…

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International 14 – Prince of Wales Cup Drama http://www.xssailing.com/article/international-14-prince-of-wales-cup-drama/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:21:15 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95906

The International 14 Prince of World Cup race was won by Neal Jones and Ed FitzGerald of Itchenor SC…

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M32 World Championship day 2 http://www.xssailing.com/article/m32-world-championship-day-2/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:19:28 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95917

With a less than promising forecast for the afternoon Ora, the call was made to start racing on this penultimate day of the 2019 M32 World Championship at 0830 to make the most of Lake Garda’s morning Pelèr northerly…

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Limits pushed at World Cup Enoshima http://www.xssailing.com/news/limits-pushed-at-world-cup-enoshima/ http://www.xssailing.com/news/limits-pushed-at-world-cup-enoshima/#respond Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:16:34 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95907

Enoshima, Japan (August 29, 2019) – The physical limits of the 496 sailors from 46 nations racing at the Hempel World Cup Series regatta in Enoshima, Japan were pushed today as big waves rolled through Sagami Bay…

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Brits at World Cup Series Enoshima day 3 http://www.xssailing.com/article/brits-at-world-cup-series-enoshima-day-3/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:15:23 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95895

James Peters and Fynn Sterritt also move up to fourth winning final race of the day in the 49er. Emma Wilson continues to climb in Women’s RS:X and is up to fourth overall…

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Greta Thunberg arrives in New York http://www.xssailing.com/article/greta-thunberg-arrives-in-new-york/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:13:26 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95882

The racing sailboat Malizia II with Pierre Casiraghi, founder of Team Malizia and sailor Boris Herrmann, arrived Wednesday in the bay of New York with Greta Thunberg on board…

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RS Elite Eastern Area Championship http://www.xssailing.com/article/rs-elite-eastern-area-championship/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:12:13 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95909

Paul Fisk and crew repeated their Cowes Week success at the 2019 RS Elite Eastern Area Championship held on the 24th – 26th August as part of Burnham Week…

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Harken UK at the 2019 Southampton Boat Show http://www.xssailing.com/article/harken-uk-at-the-2019-southampton-boat-show/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:10:22 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95910

Harken UK will be exhibiting at the 2019 Southampton International Boat Show, which takes place from 13-22 of September at Mayflower Park….

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International 14 PoW Week at Falmouth day 3 http://www.xssailing.com/article/international-14-pow-week-at-falmouth-day-3/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:08:16 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95896

Wednesday was the POW race, the one-race National championship, and the fleet arrived to a wet and changing breeze…

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Fireball World Championship – Macfarlane and Payne take lead http://www.xssailing.com/article/fireball-world-championship-macfarlane-and-payne-take-lead/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:07:18 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95905

At the lay day of the Fireball World Championship at the Pointe Claire YC, Montreal, Canada, Heather Macfarlane and Chris Payne of Australia lead…

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RS400 UK & Irish Nationals day 4 http://www.xssailing.com/article/rs400-uk-irish-nationals-day-4/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:05:54 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95899

For the more extra-medium sized crews in the fleet, Day 4 was just the ticket. A solid 15+knots from the WNW provided the opportunity for many of us to sit on the same side of the boat as our crew on the upwind legs for the first time in the week…

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Australians at World Cup Series Enoshima day 3 http://www.xssailing.com/article/australians-at-world-cup-series-enoshima-day-3/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:04:13 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95904

Nearly every sailor from the Australian Sailing Team (AST) has advanced their progress today; many now look to be in the medal races on the weekend. None more so than Nia Jerwood and Monique de Vries, who stand in first place overall in the Women’s 470…

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Enterprise Scottish National Championships http://www.xssailing.com/article/enterprise-scottish-national-championships/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:03:08 +0000 http://www.xssailing.com/?p=95903

The race officer took a view of the forecast light winds on the Sunday and decided it would be prudent to attempt to run four back-to-back races on Day 1, this proved to be a good decision…

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