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British sailor Andrew Ashman dies after being hit by sail in round-the-world race
A British amateur sailor has died after being hit by a sail while competing in a round-the-world yacht race. Experienced yachtsman Andrew Ashman, 49, was less than a week into the year-long Clipper Round the World Yacht Race when he was fatally struck …
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2015 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup – Spectacular sailing yachts are lined up
While the fleet in itself is breathtaking, the plethora of rock star sailors that accompanies the yachts draws media and spectators from across the world. The week ahead promises hard-fought battles between renowned yachtsmen such as Germany's Jochen …
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Early Focus Critical to Improve Olympic Success
The United States has won more gold and overall medals than any other country in the Summer Olympic Games. When you are an American, you just expect to hear your national anthem at the Olympics. The US Sailing Team were consistent contributors to …
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Sailing adventure for teenage cancer survivors
TWO teenagers recovering from cancer have taken part in an inspirational sailing trip with the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust. Casey Gent, 17, of Idle, and Alexander Sant, 16, of Baildon, joined the crew on one of the trust's yachts to sail on the Firth …
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