USA Leads Sonar at Para World Sailing Championships:
Medemblik, the Netherlands (May 25, 2016) – For Day two of 2016 Para World Sailing Championships, competitors saw a complete contrast from day one with very light wind that caused a shake-up in results across all Paralympic fleets.
With high winds on day one, on day two there were ups and downs, highs and lows with only a chosen few keeping consistency high at the top of their fleet in the light breeze on the Ijsselmeer. Whether you were a world champion, Paralympic medallist or Sailing World Cup winner it didn’t seem to matter today, inconsistency was coming for you.
Dangerous Places to Sail:
British publication The Telegraph went about creating a list of the most dangerous places in the world to go sailing:
• Gulf of Aden – located in the Arabian Sea between Yemen, on the south coast of the Arabian Peninsula, and Somalia in the Horn of Africa.
• Straits of Malacca – between the Malay Peninsula and the Indonesian island of Sumatra.
• Gulf of Guinea – northeasternmost part of the tropical Atlantic Ocean between Cape Lopez in Gabon, north and west to Cape Three Points i…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Dangerous Places to Sail, Editor