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2012 medal projection update: Sailing

Did you know that the world sailing federation shares its initials with NATO’s International Security Assistance Force? The unarmed version of the ISAF has a good list of qualified sailors, and you can look back at the World Championships, held...

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Volvo Ocean Race: Best of nautical reality TV

If you haven’t followed much around-the-world sailing since Duran Duran’s Simon Le Bon was in the Whitbread race, you might want to check it out now. The race is now the Volvo Ocean Race, and the current edition has already … Conti...

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2012 sailing: Take me away to where I want to be …

A couple of things to know about sailing: 1. The World Championships are held once every four years, and we don’t have one until December in Perth, Australia. 2. The Tornado (two-sailor, mixed) and Yngling (three-woman) classes are out. Enter &...

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