Where Women Sailors go to Learn:
The Southern California Yachting Association (SCYA) will hold its 28th Annual Women’s Sailing Convention on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club in Corona del Mar, California. The daylong, ladies-only series of shore-and-boat-based workshops offer beginners to experts a welcoming environment to learn more about all topics sailing. Full report.
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Sarah Mecoy: What years at sea have taught her:
The Cape 2 Rio Yacht Race, started in 1971, is the longest continent to continent yacht race in the southern hemisphere. The 2017 edition, with starts on December 26 and January 1, includes Sarah Niedswiecki-Mecoy bowman on the GP 42 Lion of Africa Vulcan.
Sarah’s been a full-time professional sailor for more than a decade and has a broad base of experience on Superyachts, Grand Prix and Classic yachts. Born in London, then raised in New York, she began sailing at age five and now competes in world-class regattas throughout the Caribbean, the Mediterrane…
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