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UK Sailing & Boating News
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Wed 22 May 2013 at 1550 BST
The courage of seven RNLI volunteers will be recognised at a ceremony in London on Thursday, 23 May.
Tue 21 May 2013 at 1343 BST
IOW Sailor, Haydn Sewell, notched up another sailing success last weekend winning the Davey Cup as the top junior boy in the Main Fleet at the 2013 Volvo Gill Optimist Inland Championships.
Tue 21 May 2013 at 1321 BST
Sailors from the British Keelboat Academy made the most of some mixed conditions on-board Farr 45 Kolga and Ker 40 Magnum 3 and were crowned Class 1 and Class 6 champions at the 2013 Musto Vice Admiral's Cup.
Tue 21 May 2013 at 1159 BST
Since its launch at the beginning of March this year, the RYA's new National Handicapping scheme for Cruisers (NHC) has gone from strength to strength.
Tue 21 May 2013 at 1028 BST
The Netherlands plays host to round two of the EUROSAF Champions Sailing Cup series this week, with the British Sailing Team competing across ten classes at the Delta Lloyd Regatta in Medemblik.
Tue 21 May 2013 at 0958 BST
"Good weather for ducks" was probably the best way to describe conditions on the final day of the 2013 Musto Vice Admiral's Cup, where grey was the predominant colour and oilskins were the preferred attire.
Mon 20 May 2013 at 1628 BST
Keep your eyes peeled for the remarkable Rogers Olympiad 30, Collective Spirit (GBR7512L).
Mon 20 May 2013 at 1116 BST
A young sailor from the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust (EMCT) takes on the race of her life.
Mon 20 May 2013 at 1028 BST
Following the publication of the Marine Accident Investigation Branch’s Safety Bulletin 1/2013 on 17 May, the RYA is reminding everyone driving powerboats and RIBs to wear a kill cord.
Thu 16 May 2013 at 1725 BST
The Solent Sunbeams are regular visitors to Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week and, at 90 years old, they have plenty to celebrate this year.
Thu 16 May 2013 at 1120 BST
Event organisers for the 2013 Sail For Gold Regatta are pleased to confirm that the early entry fee discount period, which was due to close on Friday, 10 May, will remain open until the final entry deadline of Friday, 31 May.
Tue 14 May 2013 at 1604 BST
The RYA has launched the seventh book in its Go! series, RYA Go Windsurfing!, written and illustrated by Claudia Myatt.
Mon 13 May 2013 at 1652 BST
Win a visit to your club from a member of the British Sailing Team with Push The Boat Out.
Fri 10 May 2013 at 1233 BST
We are saddened to learn of the death of double Olympic medallist Andrew 'Bart' Simpson on Thursday, 9 May.
Wed 08 May 2013 at 1603 BST
Royal Victoria Yacht Club Optimist sailor, Haydn Sewell has been selected to join the British Optimist Development Team to compete in the Bodrum International Regatta in Turkey.
Wed 08 May 2013 at 1059 BST
After 25 years, Sigma 38 racing continues to enthral.
Tue 07 May 2013 at 1331 BST
Visitors to Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week have the opportunity to help support Toe in the Water, the event's official charity partner.
Tue 07 May 2013 at 1022 BST
Sir Ben Ainslie, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, Dame Ellen MacArthur, Dee Caffari MBE, Helena Lucas MBE, Alex Thomson, Mike Golding are all racing in the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race on 1 June.
Thu 02 May 2013 at 1626 BST
China’s International Sailing Centre came alive on the opening day of the Extreme Sailing Series in Qingdao.
Thu 02 May 2013 at 1610 BST
The Sail for Gold Regatta, the third stage of the EUROSAF Champions Sailing Cup, is teaming up with SailRacer and Danish company SportsXstream.