"The Eddie" is ready: who will subdue Waimea Bay?

Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau: it is never too big at Waimea Bay | Photo: Quiksilver

“The Bay calls the Day”. Eddie is ready. It’s on. The Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau 2015/2016 is set to run on February 10th.

In the past 31 years, the big swell surfing miracle held at Waimea Bay got underway eight times. This will be the ninth edition. The endure time “The Eddie” was…

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Sport and politics don’t blend: Israeli windsurfers banned from Malaysia

Yoav Omer: Malaysia censored him | Photo: World Sailing

Two Israeli windsurfers were refused immigration visas and were unable to compete in the 45th Youth Sailing World Championships in Langkawi, Malaysia.

Yoav Omer and Noy Drihan had won the Men’s Under 19 and Women’s Under 17 and Under 19 divisions at the RS:X Youth World Championships, in July…

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The complete windsurfing and kiteboarding race signals

Race flags: they always mean something | Photo: James Briggs

Do you know the race signals that govern the sports of windsurfing and kiteboarding? Sailing races have flags and sounds for different messages. Learn what these visual and audible codes mean.

The Racing Rules of Sailing apply to the sports of windsurfing, kitesurfing and any other form of…

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“Talking Sailing” by Richard Crockett – effect 20 | Sailing Gybeset

It causes sailors to forget that we do this sport for pleasure and not to get “one up” on a crew of fellow sailors that happen to belong to another club or school of thought. 7. It makes sailors believe that what is distinctive is the …. The race details will be set locally by each club,…

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“Talking Sailing” by Richard Crockett – conclusion 20 | Sailing Gybeset

It causes sailors to forget that we do this sport for pleasure and not to get “one up” on a contingent of fellow sailors that happen to belong to another club or school of thought. 7. It makes sailors believe that what is important is the …. The race details will be set locally by each…

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Cup sailors focus on catamaran sailing in 2014 | Live Navigate Die

America's Cup sailors and teams are focusing their efforts on catamaran sailing in 2014, as they await the rules for the next triumph. A Protocol, defining the rules and schedule for the 35th America's Cup, is expected to be

Cup sailors focus on catamaran sailing in 2014 | Live Travel Die

America's Cup sailors and teams are focusing their efforts on catamaran sailing in 2014, as they await the rules for the next celebration. A Protocol, defining the rules and schedule for the 35th America's Cup, is expected to be