Pacific Cup: Sporty weather for first wave:
(July 10, 2018) – Fresh winds, reported by weather authorities as sustained in the high 20s on the beam made for a demanding first night of the Pacific Cup to Hawaii. The 20th edition has its first retirement as the Hudson 50 Cetacea shows a track returning to port due to steering system issues while the cream begins to rise after a full day on the course in each of the respective divisions. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Pacific Cup: Sporty weather for first wave, Editor
There’s no halfway to sportsmanship:
The Inland Lake Yachting Association (ILYA) launched the #FAIRSAILING Initiative for the 2018 season in an effort to emphasize sportsmanship on the water. The focus has been on improving rule knowledge, which has resulted in the development of online videos and a rules quiz.
The leadership exhibited in this effort is remarkable, and it is due to committed people like Candace Porter, past ILYA commodore and current editor of the ILYA publication Scowlines, who shares her thoughts here:
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – There’s no halfway to sportsmanship, Editor