2015 Holiday Gift Guide   

The Xp 44 is the latest performance racer/cruiser from X-Yachts of Denmark. X-Yachts have utilized the latest techniques in design and construction to create Sailing World’s “2014 Boat of the Year” and one of SAIL’s “Best Boats 2014.” The latest vacuum-infused epoxy E-glass process and a carbon keel grill reduce displacement significantly while...
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The options for an unforgettable sailing vacation are greater than ever. To learn about what’s new in chartering, we spoke with Ian Pedersen, Marketing Manager at The Moorings - North America in Clearwater, FL. WindCheck: What changes are you seeing in the charter industry? Ian Pedersen: The power catamaran and...
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By Emily Bullard Have you ever sailed on a schooner on the ocean? In July 2015, only a couple months before my sixteenth birthday, I had the opportunity to do that. Even though the prospect scared me, the trip helped me realize some new things about myself and opened up...
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By Steve Schwartz On Saturday, August 22, three Western Long Island Sound yacht clubs joined forces and created a brand new Long Island Sound sailing event. City Island Yacht Club, Huguenot Yacht Club and Manhasset Bay Yacht Club ran the first annual Western Long Island Sound Governor’s Cup Charity Regatta....
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How a city girl found happiness on the high seas By Emma Bamford Published by Adlard Coles Nautical, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing,  346 pages, paperback   $16 Although she had aspired to become a journalist since age 16 and currently worked as a reporter and news editor at a national...
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kiwi rib



Race the Cape