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Women sport news - 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
Women sport news - 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.
Women sport news - 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.
Women sport news - 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
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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
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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
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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.
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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 Sailing1715
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
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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
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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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Women sport news - Italian Olympian Wins ISAF Grade 1 event

Italian Olympian Wins ISAF Grade 1 event

Italy’s Giulia Conti won the 2009 Rolex Osprey Cup – one of only two ISAF Grade 1 women’s match racing events in the U.S. – held at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club (St. Petersburg, Fla.), from October 21-24. credit Renée Athey/SPYC.
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Women sport news - Gold and bronze for British sailors at Disabled Worlds

Gold and bronze for British sailors at Disabled Worlds

British sailors picked up two medals from three classes at the IFDS Disabled Sailing World Championships in Athens on Sunday – including a first ever world title for the SKUD duo of Alexandra Rickham and Niki Birrell.
19. October Sailing1135
Women sport news - Dad, Can I Have the Keys to the Big Boat?

Dad, Can I Have the Keys to the Big Boat?

Like they’ve been doing every Columbus Day weekend for nine years, Storm Trysail along with Larchmont Yacht Club and a multitude of sponsors have once again introduced the joys of big-boat racing to boatloads of college sailors in a two-day mini course with maxi impact.
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Women sport news - Tunnicliffe and Team Add Another Gold -- Wrap-up story

Tunnicliffe and Team Add Another Gold -- Wrap-up story

Anna Tunnicliffe (Plantation, Fla.) and her team of Molly OBryan Vandemoer (Redwood City, Calif.), Liz Bower (Rochester, N.Y.) and Debbie Capozzi (Bayport, N.Y.) have won US SAILINGs 2009 Rolex International Womens Keelboat Championship. Photo credit: Rolex / Dan Nerney
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Women sport news - Tunnicliffe and Team Capture First Title

Tunnicliffe and Team Capture First Title

Anna Tunnicliffe (Plantation, Fla.) and her team of Molly OBryan Vandemoer (Redwood City, Calif.), Liz Bower (Rochester, N.Y.) and Debbie Capozzi (Bayport, N.Y.) have won US SAILINGs 2009 Rolex International Womens Keelboat Championship. photo Dan Nerney Rolex
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Women sport news - A Day of Contrasts; Final Race Day Tomorrow

A Day of Contrasts; Final Race Day Tomorrow

In a cruel twist of circumstances for the 35 teams competing in US SAILING\'s Rolex International Women\'s Keelboat Championship, today\'s weather was a complete 180 from Wednesday\'s severe storms and 40-plus knot wind.
06. October Sailing1513
Women sport news - US SAILING’S 2009 Rolex International Women’s Keelboat Championship

US SAILING’S 2009 Rolex International Women’s Keelboat Championship

This past weekend, 25 young women sailors traveled to the Rochester Yacht Club in Rochester, N.Y., to take place in the Next Step to Rolex Program. The young women, ranging in age from 14-17 and representing junior programs from across the U.S. and as far away as Hawaii, were selected to participate in the once-of-a-lifetime keelboat clinic. photo Tim Wilkes Rolex.
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Women sport news - Nominations for Rolex Sailor of the Year

Nominations for Rolex Sailor of the Year

ISAF received nominations for the 2009 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 2008 and 31 August 2009 are taken into consideration. Photo credit: Rolex / Kurt Arrigo
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Women sport news - Leg 4-Exercise TRANSGLOBE-Cape Town to Perth

Leg 4-Exercise TRANSGLOBE-Cape Town to Perth

A 21-year old RAF Officer Cadet student, Gemma Lamont, who hails from Scotland, has done ‘a bit of dinghy sailing and some yachting’ during her service with the RAF, but nothing remotely significant compared to her latest sailing challenge on Exercise TRANSGLOBE
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Women sport news - Making History Its Own

Making History Its Own

While history didn’t quite repeat itself today, it came pretty close. The final races of the 2009 12 Metre World Championships were sailed on a sparkling Rhode Island Sound as helicopters buzzed and spectator boats jockeyed for front row seats to the action. photo Amory Ross
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Women sport news - New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup

New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup

No one knew quite what to expect, even though a year and a half of planning went into getting 19 teams from 14 nations to Newport, R.I., for the inaugural New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup. photo Dan Nerney
21. September Sailing476
Women sport news - USA take first Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta golds, but Brits secure two World Cup series golds and a silver

USA take first Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta golds, but Brits secure two World Cup series golds and a silver

The USA are celebrating winning the first two gold medals of the 2009 Skandia Sail for Gold regatta as they won both the Sonar and Skud-18 Paralympic classes. photo Richard Langdon Skandia GB
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Women sport news - Weymouth hosts ISAF World Cup Sailing Finale

Weymouth hosts ISAF World Cup Sailing Finale

The 2012 Olympic sailing venue at Weymouth and Portland is the host for the final event of the 2008-09 ISAF Sailing World Cup series where the Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta launched into action today.
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Women sport news - Porto Cervo, Sardinia, Italy-Gybe Talkin

Porto Cervo, Sardinia, Italy-Gybe Talkin

Just past the halfway stage in the 2009 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup and the frontrunners are beginning to show their colours. The jostling for pole position is entering the decisive phase. Photo credit: Rolex / Carlo Borlengh
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Women sport news - High winds cancel final race day of Perini Navi Cup

High winds cancel final race day of Perini Navi Cup

Saturday dawned with the strong breeze of the previous day blowing across the Costa Smeralda unabated. Upwards of 35 knots were recorded off Porto Cervo, causing the YCCS race committee to announce a postponement for the start of todays racing in the Perini Navi Cup. Photo credit: Rolex / Carlo Borlengh
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Women sport news - Perini Navi Fleet Fills the Skyline i Porto Cervo

Perini Navi Fleet Fills the Skyline i Porto Cervo

Some of the worlds largest sailing yachts - with rigs towering upwards of 180 off the water -- have been streaming into the picturesque harbour of Porto Cervo, in advance of tomorrows start of the Perini Navi Cup. In fact the 2nd largest traditionally-rigged sailing yacht in the world, Felicita West is here, all 210 of gleaming teak decks. photo Rolex Carlo Borlenghi
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Women sport news - Measuring Success at The Clagett

Measuring Success at The Clagett

Rhode Island’s public sailing center, Sail Newport, buzzed with activity today as sailors with disabilities and vision impairment gathered for the seventh annual C. Thomas Clagett Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta.
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Women sport news - IOC Confirms 10 Sailing Events For London 2012 Olympic Games

IOC Confirms 10 Sailing Events For London 2012 Olympic Games

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today confirmed there will be 10 sailing events at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
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Women sport news - British girls gear up for gold at Women’s Match Racing and Laser Radial Worlds

British girls gear up for gold at Women’s Match Racing and Laser Radial Worlds

Skandia Team GBR’s packed summer sailing schedule turns its focus on the female disciplines this week. Photo RYA
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