Promoting new shorthanded racing class:
The Edlu Race, first sailed in 1956, is one the must-do events on western Long Island Sound. Starting off the Larchmont Yacht Club breakwater, its 32-mile round trip course to the north shore of Long Island gets the season started, and the 2019 edition on May 11 embraced the rise in shorthanded sailing
Beyond the two divisions of doublehanded teams were two divisions of Plus One, a concept where the crew size is limited to one more pers…
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Sail Canada Sailor of the Month:
Sail Canada’s Sailor of the Month award acknowledges sailing achievements by Canadians involved or associated with the sport in all its forms. Here is the latest recipient.
The Bajan TP52 Zingara (Conviction) set it sails on April 27th for the 2019 Peters & May Round Antigua Race. Chartered by Canadian Richard Reid (National Yacht Club), alongside 15 sailors, 11 of which were Canadian, it was the beginning of an adventure.
Competing in a 53-mile race agai…
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