Competition Time – Win A Topper Sailboat

Dreaming of sailing on waters, but can’t own a sailboat. Hey! Great news for you – Topper Sailboats, an ISAF connect to sailing “Official supplier” Partner is eager to give a Harden rigged Topper sailboat worth, $2,950 with shipping supported by DB Schenker to a lucky winner. Continue reading

2013 America’s Cup – Sailing Rehearsal

The best sailors of the world, take to the waters with the fastest sailboats, as rehearsals for the 2013 America’s Cup. This weekend pins the second regatta of America’s Cup World Series. It can be safely assumed that the AC45s on the water this year, will be nothing as compared to the AC72s, that will be seen racing next year. Continue reading

Japan Builds PMA Approved New Vessel

Nissho Shipping Co., Ltd. will own a new vessel that is being built at Japanese shipyard Naikai Zosen Corporation. The vessel is going to be the first one to get approval from PMA – the Panama Maritime Authority.

Technical assistance from ClassNK helped to obtain the certificate which was issued for a new 27,200 dwt (deadweight tonnage) open-hatch bulk carrier that will be delivered to Nissho Shipping in the fall of 2012.

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Sailors fight tooth and nail to clinch the ISAF Nations Cup Grand title

 

US Sailing Team

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Hundreds of world-class sailors have gathered from Tuesday, 13 to participate in the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) Nations Cup Grand Final at Sheboygan, Wisconsin, the USA which will host races in both open and women’s categories. From 13-18 September, the final will see some tough competition between racers who have fought themselves through regional rounds that started in Porto Alegre, Brazil, on 24 March. Continue reading