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America's Cup set for Valencia in February

In Get Wet, Maritime on November 10, 2009 at 8:58 pm

The next America’s Cup looks set to take place in the Spanish Mediterranean port of Valencia in February, after more than two years of legal wrangling over the conditions and venue for yachting’s most prestigious event. Read the rest of this entry »

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Ask About Sailing in New York

In Get Wet, Public Waterfront, Region on August 5, 2009 at 4:58 pm

This week, Bob Roistacher, the chairman of the New York City Community Sailing Association — which offers affordable sailing lessons, racing, cruising and day sailing — will respond to readers’ questions about sailing in New York harbor. Read the rest of this entry »

NEW YORK YACHT CLUB CONFIRMS ROLEX WATCH U.S.A. AS OFFICIAL SPONSOR OF INVITATIONAL CUP

In Get Wet, Manhattan, Maritime on June 26, 2009 at 2:52 pm

Building upon a partnership established in 1994, the New York Yacht Club today announced that Rolex Watch U.S.A. has become an official sponsor of the New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup, to be held Sept. 15-19 in Newport, R.I. Read the rest of this entry »

Sailing quest tests couple's skills and bond

In Get Wet, Maritime, Natural Waterfront on May 5, 2009 at 2:14 am

A thousand days at sea-that was the couple’s dreamy plan. They’d crisscross oceans aboard their 70-foot sailboat, the Anne, never making landfall, never resupplying. Read the rest of this entry »

Cloud of Litigation Hovers Over a Sunny Competition

In Get Wet, Maritime on February 16, 2009 at 2:37 pm

The Louis Vuitton Pacific Series showed over the past two weeks how good an offseason event in America’s Cup boats can be. Read the rest of this entry »

Klang II came for repairs

In Get Wet, Region on August 21, 2008 at 3:22 pm

She may not gleam, but the Klang II’s beauty is ageless. The 46-foot boat is at Preston’s dock for repairs, and Greenport could become her permanent home. Read the rest of this entry »

Sailing in the city

In Get Wet, Public Waterfront on August 5, 2008 at 2:10 am

Row, row, row your boat through New York’s waterways (or paddle, sail or kayak, if you prefer). The city’s rivers, bays, creeks, inlets and oceans offer boating opportunities for the water newcomer and the experienced captain. Read the rest of this entry »

N.Y. Harbor offers classic sailboat rides

In Get Wet, Region on July 31, 2008 at 3:43 pm

If you don’t have a boat, or if you would like a change of pace by letting another skipper do the driving, consider a classic sailboat ride on New York Harbor. Read the rest of this entry »

A treat for sailors in New York Harbor

In Get Wet, Public Waterfront on June 29, 2008 at 5:29 pm

Attention all New York Harbor Boaters – you can participate in this season’s most historic event. Read the rest of this entry »

New Youth Sailing Program Casts Off on the Hudson

In Get Wet, Manhattan, Public Waterfront on June 9, 2008 at 8:35 pm

The presence of William Bahen, a finance industry dropout turned bartender with a vision of bringing democratized sailing to Manhattan, does not immediately evoke a biblical character. Read the rest of this entry »