Wind surfer fell ill during the Olympic sailing test event in Rio de Janeiro's polluted Guanabara Bay

...fallen ill so far at the week's Olympic sailing test event in Rio de Janeiro's polluted...area."Much of the focus at the Olympic sailing test event ? and one earlier this month for rowing...and ISAF ? the world governing body of sailing ? are using stop-gap measures...

Augusta Sailing Club to host 60th annual Castleberry-Robertson Regatta

The Augusta Sailing Club will be celebrating the 60th annual...and competitive events for the Augusta Sailing Club members. Teams sign up to sail this...where all centerboard boats and small sailing boats compete within the parameters of...

Search suspended for SC woman who went overboard on cruise

...cruise was chartered for the Mad Decent Boat Party event, sailing from Miami to Cozumel from Wednesday to Sunday.Officials...observed "intentionally going overboard while the ship was sailing the Yucatan Channel."Authorities said Saturday they had...

Resurgent Graeme McDowell takes one-shot lead in Mexico

...frustrating year. That's the game of golf we know and love. You've got to take the rough with the smooth."It's been smooth sailing off the coast in Mexico. This is only his third 36-hole lead in a PGA Tour-sanctioned event, the others coming at the...

Mickey's European vacation

...Minnie mingle with young guests throughout the voyage. Next summer, Disney will also offer two 14-night trans-Atlantic sailings to bookend the Mediterranean voyages. IF YOU GO DISNEY CRUISE: disneycruise.com or (800) 951-3532 The Disney Magic...

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Year ends without water woes

...water supply issues this year, his department has been able to focus on maintenance. "We're really looking for smooth sailings. ... We're getting ready for next summer right now," he said. Drew Goins, the assistant director of water production...

Websites make vacation planning easy sailing

...nonjudgmental. Fun fact: Preview Travel is the first site to permit online booking of cruises, currently just for Royal Caribbean sailings. INTERNET TRAVEL NETWORK: A decent booking engine surrounded by what feels like a lot of freebies, half-hearted corporate...

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Travelers report on vacations

...includes a recipe for Callaloo soup. They write: "Had so much fun last year, we took another cruise this year. Smooth sailings! P.S. Try the recipe!!" Geoffrey Davis and son Joseph of Martinez send a card from the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame...

Former champ sparks interest in sailing club

The sport of sailing is one that requires great hand-eye...American champion on board. The Augusta Sailing Club has been rejuvenated by Jim Holder...the inspiration he needed to bring back sailing in Augusta. "We found a trophy sitting...

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Smooth sailing for navigation tool

LONG BEACH, Calif. -- It appeared to be smooth sailing Saturday for boaters and aviators who rely on a satellite-based navigation system that reset itself, which was expected to confuse...

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