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Women sport news - British sailors out in force for Miami World Cup regatta
There was a dramatic build up to the event for Skandia Team GBR's Women's Match Racing World Championship-winning team as crew Annie Lush was rushed to hospital after falling 10ft to the ground from her Elliot 6m boat while it was docked in the boat park. photo Onedition
Women sport news - Four times the size of the start of Sydney Hobart, Melbourne bayside
This Saturday at 9:30am, a giant sailing fleet, approaching 400 boats, four times bigger than the famous Sydney Hobart fleet will, for the first time ever sail down the Bayside suburbs from St Kilda to Sandringham before heading west to Geelong in the annual Audi Victoria Week sailing regatta.
Women sport news - Sailing’s Best of 2010 are Shortlisted for US SAILING’s Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year Awards
With the record books shortly to close for 2010, US SAILING is celebrating the year in review with the release of its shortlist of nominees for the 2010 Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year Awards.
Women sport news - ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Award goes to Blanca Manchon
ISAF and Rolex are proud to announce that the female winner of the 2010 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards is Blanca Manchón (ESP) Photo by: Rolex / Kurt Arrigo
05. November Sailing552
Women sport news - 2010 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards

2010 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards

In just one week from today, on Tuesday 9 November, Greece will play host to a spectacular ceremony and presentation where the female winner of the 2010 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards will be announced.
28. October Sailing488
Women sport news - Womens Sailing-ISAF World Match Race Rankings

Womens Sailing-ISAF World Match Race Rankings

The bronze medal for Nicky Souter at the ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championships has proved enough to boost her back to the #1 position but it is by the smallest of margins.
26. October Sailing629
Women sport news - Womens Sailing-Storm Trysail Club’s IRC East Coast Championship Attracts Notable 52-Footers, Competitive fleet

Womens Sailing-Storm Trysail Club’s IRC East Coast Championship Attracts Notable 52-Footers, Competitive fleet

Five TransPac 52s that have been optimized for IRC are among the fleet of 27 IRC boats entered so far in the Storm Trysail Club’s IRC East Coast Championship set for a long Halloween weekend in Annapolis, Md.
25. October Sailing941
Women sport news - Womens Sailing-Tulloch, Manard Leonard, Chamberlin and O’Reilly Win Rolex Osprey Cup

Womens Sailing-Tulloch, Manard Leonard, Chamberlin and O’Reilly Win Rolex Osprey Cup

Genny Tulloch (San Francisco, Calif.), ICSA’s 2004 Quantum Female College Sailor of the Year, sailing with Alice Manard Leonard (New Orleans, La.), Jenn Chamberlin (Annapolis, Md.), and 2006 Quantum Female College Sailor of the Year Alana O’Reilly (Charleston, S.C.), have won the 2010 Rolex Osprey Cup after a well-fought battle with defending champion Giulia Conti. photo Renée Athey
02. October Sailing528
Women sport news - ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards

ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards

ISAF received nominations for the 2010 Awards from across the world for sailors representing all aspects of the sport. In deciding the nominees, the achievements of sailors made during the qualifying period of 1 September 2009 and 31 August 2010 are taken into consideration.
26. September Sailing605
Women sport news - Lucy MacGregor (GBR) Wins ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championship

Lucy MacGregor (GBR) Wins ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championship

It went down to the very final race at the 2010 ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championship with Lucy MacGregor (GBR) taking on double world champion Sally Barkow (USA).
09. September Sailing910
Women sport news - The French Girls win 2010 European 470 Championship title.

The French Girls win 2010 European 470 Championship title.

The women’s leaderboard may not have been as tight as the men’s, although there was still plenty of drama and uncertainty on the race course, with capsizes and boats hitting marks keeping the finishing order uncertain until the last. photo http://www.470euro2010.org/
28. August Sailing702
Women sport news - The skipper line up for the 2010 ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championships is confirmed.

The skipper line up for the 2010 ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championships is confirmed.

20 of the world's best women's match racing teams representing 14 nations will compete for the World title from 20 to 25 September in New York, USA.
08. August Sailing589
Women sport news - ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards 2010

ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards 2010

Nominations are now invited for the 2010 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards, the most prestigious award of recognition in the sport of sailing. Since the first Awards presentation in 1994, the nominees and winners have always included the highest achievers from all disciplines of the sport.
18. July Sailing738
Women sport news - Closing Ceremony Marks End Of The 40th Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championship

Closing Ceremony Marks End Of The 40th Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championship

The 2010 Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championship officially came to an end with the Closing Ceremony held at the poolside of the Sheraton Hotel in Istanbul.
17. July Sailing911
Women sport news - 470 Worlds

470 Worlds

After four days of disrupted racing, competitors at the Delta Lloyd 470 World Championships finally saw co-operative conditions in The Hague on Friday (16 July), with British sailors in strong contention as the world title challenge heats up. Richard Langdon/Skandia Team GBR
08. July Sailing593
Women sport news - Dobson to lead the home charge at Laser Radial Worlds

Dobson to lead the home charge at Laser Radial Worlds

When she started squad training on the Clyde off Largs as a 12-year-old, little did Scotland's Charlotte Dobson ever expect that she would race a crucial world championships event on the same stretch of water.
07. July Sailing541
Women sport news - Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championships

Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championships

The 2010 Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championships will take place in Istanbul, Turkey from the 8th - 17th July 2010.
01. May Sailing988
Women sport news - Sarah Ayton to campaign for a historic third Olympic gold

Sarah Ayton to campaign for a historic third Olympic gold

Sarah Ayton, one of the original three blondes in a boat, has unveiled her bid to become the first British woman to win three successive Olympic gold medals. photo onEdition
30. April Sailing636
Women sport news - Goodison and Shaw in control at mid-way point in Hyeres

Goodison and Shaw in control at mid-way point in Hyeres

Bryony Shaw heads the British charge at the half way stage of the French Olympic Sailing Week in Hyeres (Tuesday 27 August), leading her respective RS:X windsurfing fleets. photo onEdition
23. April Sailing930
Women sport news - Rolex Farr 40 World Championship

Rolex Farr 40 World Championship

Racing at the Rolex Farr 40 Worlds was canned today, halfway through the first race of the day. Disappointing for all involved – the race committee that had worked hard to get the course in place. photo Rolex
09. April Sailing786
Women sport news - The Even Keel Project – inspiring and perfectly balanced for success

The Even Keel Project – inspiring and perfectly balanced for success

At its first-ever UK Open Day, held in Cowes, the Managing Director of The Even Keel Project, David Rutter, presented a brief review of how the Project has started to really move forward over the past year and outlined the Project’s plans for 2010.
01. April Sailing704
Women sport news - Rolex China Sea Race fleet sets off for Philippines

Rolex China Sea Race fleet sets off for Philippines

The gods were shining on the Rolex China Sea Race fleet sending them off in a light southeasterly breeze and a fair tide towards the finish off Subic Bay, Philippines, 565 miles distant.
27. March Sailing682
Women sport news - Racing tomorrow starts a sure bet for sailors

Racing tomorrow starts a sure bet for sailors

There are always good reasons to get away to the Caribbean but none as good as participating in the three-day International Rolex Regatta, which is due to begin tomorrow, making it the 37th time this annual classic has been hosted by the St. Thomas Yacht Club in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Photo credit: Rolex / Ingrid Abery
10. March Sailing582
Women sport news - The Even Keel Project Goes Global

The Even Keel Project Goes Global

Sailing is one of very few sports in which having a physical disability does not have to be a disadvantage. Through its adaptive sailing programme, The Even Keel Project is providing able bodied and disabled enthusiasts
26. February Sailing605
Women sport news - Tunnicliffe and Gulari Honored at US SAILING’s  Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year Ceremony

Tunnicliffe and Gulari Honored at US SAILING’s Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year Ceremony

Neither rain nor sleet nor snow, all of which had combined to cancel flights and delay trains in the Northeast, could deter Anna Tunnicliffe (Plantation, Fla.) from getting to Manhattan today for her moment in the spotlight at US SAILING’s Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year Awards ceremony. photo Dan Nerney Rolex
14. February Sailing636
Women sport news - GBR Match Race Girls are on top of the world

GBR Match Race Girls are on top of the world

They’ve proven themselves as one of the teams to beat in the newest Olympic sailing class, and now Britain’s Lucy Macgregor, Annie Lush and Ally Martin have had an added boost to their 2012 campaign. photo Getty Images/Skandia Team GBR.
29. January Sailing649
Women sport news - Macgregor closes in on Miami semi-finals

Macgregor closes in on Miami semi-finals

Lucy Macgregor, Annie Lush and Ally Martin, British sailing’s top 2012 match racing prospects, are firmly in the driving seat after day four (Thursday 28 January) of the Rolex Miami Olympic Classes Regatta. Credit Dan Nerney/Rolex
07. January Sailing1396
Women sport news - Anna Tunnicliff is US Sailings 2009 Rolex Yachtswoman of the year

Anna Tunnicliff is US Sailings 2009 Rolex Yachtswoman of the year

Semaine Olympique Française Laser Radial Champion Anna Tunnicliffe today was named US SAILING’s 2009 Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year. A shortlist of five female sailors – determined from nominations submitted by members of US SAILING – was evaluated by a panel of sailing journalists. photo Walter Cooper
11. November Sailing1098
Women sport news - Anna Tunnicliff honoured by her peers

Anna Tunnicliff honoured by her peers

Anna Tunnicliffe joined the sailing worlds most prestigious list of winners last night, 10 November, as they were named winners of the 2009 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards at a spectacular ceremony held in Busan, South Korea. photo Daniel Forster Rolex
07. November Sailing487
Women sport news - ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Award Winners are named

ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Award Winners are named

In just one week from today, on Tuesday, 10 November, Busan, Korea will play host to a spectacular ceremony and presentation where the male and female winners of the 2009 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards will be announced.
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