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03/31/2020 10:03 AM
Sport England sets out Covid-19 financial support
Sport England has today confirmed that it is making up to £195m of funding available to help the community sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing Covid-19 crisis.
03/31/2020 09:46 AM
Junior level meteorology with Simon Rowell
British Sailing Team meteorologist Simon Rowell chats all things weather as part of Project #SailFromHome.
03/31/2020 08:13 AM
21 knots upwind in a Moth!
Back in the depths of December Dylan Fletcher was learning how to hike and sit out at over 21 knots upwind in training on Portland Harbour. This video taken from the bowsprit shows just how extreme this is...
03/31/2020 06:33 AM
The crème of UK dinghy racing virtually set
On Wednesday 1st April at 15:00, the RYA and YachtsandYachting.com will be hosting a 'live' eSailing demonstration event. Attracting the crème of UK dinghy racing talent, the event promises to be a real showdown in virtual and tactical skills.
03/31/2020 01:07 AM
Iconic Olympic class regattas in Virtual Regatta
World Sailing, the International Federation for the sport, and Virtual Regatta, the world-leading digital sailing platform, are launching several iconic Olympic class regattas in the eSailing world.
03/30/2020 01:07 PM
WIN £150: Rooster Home Hacks Competition
Have a spare minute or two? Fancy winning £150 worth of Rooster Kit? All from the comfort of your own home, we want to know your most ingenious marine-related hack, trick or tit-bit.
03/30/2020 11:37 AM
The #MondayMotivation Show episode 1
Episode 1 of the #MondayMotivation Show, entitled Bumps in the Road. London 2012 silver medallist Luke Patience and world top-10 RS:X windsurfer Saskia Sills discuss how to overcome diversity on and off the race course.
03/30/2020 08:23 AM
New dates for Tokyo 2020 announced
The IOC, IPC, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Government of Japan today agreed new dates for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, in 2021.
03/30/2020 06:42 AM
RYA encourages support of boating networks
From sailing clubs and marinas to class associations and training centres, the RYA is encouraging all boaters to continue to support their local boating networks where possible during the Coronavirus pandemic.
03/30/2020 01:51 AM
One hundred pounds well-spent on ebay
Howard Massie purchased Scorpion number 1862 via ebay a couple of years ago. It was a really sad sight on a wet Autumn day, full of water and sitting unloved on the sea front.
03/29/2020 12:01 PM
How to video: 49er training in your garden!
Two 49er brothers have set up an awesome 49er training rig in their garden to keep in practice!
03/29/2020 11:00 AM
Barton Marine Newsline March 2020
We hope you are all remaining well and are staying occupied during this unprecedented situation for our nation and the world.
03/29/2020 06:10 AM
Two great how-to videos from Mozzy Sails
Thomas Morris has been improving his RS800 for some time now, and has shared his best tips and techniques in a series of videos.
03/29/2020 05:40 AM
The best of the last 10 years at Looe SC part 2
Following on from part 1 which we published last week, here's more great action from on the water at Looe SC in the UK, including Redwing mast-rounding chaos, Enterprise & Redwing crews missing the toe-straps and an 18ft Skiff righting going wrong.
03/29/2020 02:50 AM
National 12 Dinghy Shack Series at Burghfield
The National 12 Dinghy Shack Series kicked off at Burghfield Sailing Club on the 14th of March. After a few years of strong winds, cold, wet or snowy weather, competitors were greeted with a shifty force 3 from the South-West
03/28/2020 02:12 PM
Exmoor Beastie at Wimbleball Sailing Club
A rainy start to the day saw 26 boats from across the country being prepared around the grounds of Wimbleball Sailing Club for the open 3 hour pursuit race.
03/28/2020 01:50 PM
Project #SailFromHome launched
British Youth Sailing has joined forces with the British Sailing Team to launch Project #SailFromHome – a programme of remote learning to unite and inspire young racing sailors over the coming months.
03/28/2020 01:38 PM
Dell Quay Sailing Club Longmore Series race 2
There was a great turnout for the second race in the Dell Quay SC Longmore Series on the 14th March 2020. It was brilliant to see fifteen boats starting, including six Solos and five Fireflys, with a great mixture of ages.
03/28/2020 12:00 PM
How to Properly Tack a Melges 14
Melges Team Member Eddie Cox narrates a step-by-step tutorial on how to properly tack a Melges 14 in light to heavy air. The key to tacking a Melges 14 is to have smooth movements.
03/28/2020 10:00 AM
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