Richmond County Sheriff's Office hopes for state certification this year

...much more in-depth."Roundtree said he thinks receiving state and national certification is a realistic goal for his first term. After that, he said, it's smooth sailing."Then it's just like maintenance on a car," he said.

Polluted Rio bay raises concerns

...Adams expressed slightly mixed feelings about sailing in polluted Guanabara Bay, the venue for sailing in the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and...managing director of the American Olympic sailing team, likes that Guanabara is in the heart...

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...

Chicago eliminated as 2017 America's Cup candidate; San Diego, Bermuda are finalists

...heave-ho in the race to play host to the 2017 America's Cup. Sailing's marquee regatta is either headed back to San Diego or will...America's Cup would "highlight Bermuda's legacy as a maritime, sailing destination and give us unprecedented international exposure...

Rory McIlroy one back in final major after scrambling 66

...his cellphone along the fence, not concerned at all with getting in the way, was stunned with he looked up to see a ball sailing over his head.Especially when he learned whose ball it was."I was really annoyed," McIlroy said. "That second shot...

Hugh Bedingfield

...member of Pinetucky Skeet Club, the Beech Island Agricultural Club and a charter member and former commodore of the Augusta Sailing Club. He was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church where he served as an usher and member of the finance committee...

Rio's polluted bay is under fire by sailors

...problem: Guanabara Bay, the venue for sailing at the 2016 Olympics, is badly polluted...it. I think no sailor is comfortable sailing here. I guess you can get seriously ill...To allay fears, the International Sailing Federation and local organizers are encouraging...

IOC has 'more optimism' about readiness of Rio for 2016 Olympics

...deal."While serious concerns remain over tight deadlines, the shortage of hotel rooms and severe water pollution at the sailing venue, Felli said the World Cup has instilled a new sense of optimism in Brazil about organizing the first Olympics in South...

Seniors learn "parkour," sport of daredevil youths

...elderly exercise more, such as turning soccer into walking soccer and building customized boats to accommodate wheelchairs for sailing."There's no age limit for exercise, it's just about the individual and what they feel comfortable doing," he said...

Ingrid Summer

...of the YWCA board, the Daughters of the King, and an associate of the Order of St. Helena. Mrs. Summer enjoyed hiking, sailing at Clarks Hill, and walking her dogs. Mrs. Summer is survived by her daughter, Faye Dotson (Larry); her step-daughter...