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The Pride of Baltimore II, a reproduction of an 1812-era topsail schooner, will be available for free public tours, Aug. 20-25, as part of ongoing commemorations of the War of 1812 bicentennial.
Most people start thinking about retirement when they turn 70, if they haven't already called it a career.
It produced one of the memorable sporting moments of 2013 and now the excitement is starting to brew all over again for America's Cup fans.
WEYMOUTH tall ship Pelican needs crew to sail her to one of the world's top sailing events - the prestigious Falmouth Regatta, which starts on August 28. The regatta will attract around 50 tall ships and hundreds of other sailing vessels from around the globe, and estimates are that it will draw crowds of 100,000.
The brigantine Exy Johnshon crosses the wake of its tall ship twin Irving Johnson as they head to the mouth of the Los Angeles Harbor for a sailing excursion.
Natalie Aylward , 14, of Johsnburg and Christy Corbeil, 17, of Johnsburg jump into the water after flipping the boat Monday to learn the limits of the sailboat and exorcising fears during practice for the District 12 competitive sailing team at the Pistakee Yacht Club in Johnsburg.
Mansfield Sailing Club supports Gay Games Five Mansfield Sailing Club members loaned their Lightning sailboat for the Gay Games.
Slated for enshrinement next month will be yachtsman, historian and senior statesman of the sport Harry Anderson ; mathematician and navigator Nathaniel Bowditch ; boat builder and U.S. Olympic Sailing team boatwright Carl Eichenlaub ; brothers Olaf and Peter Harken , respectively, boat builder and sailing hardware designer; prolific writer L.
Natasha Lambert has cerebral palsy, but that didn't stop her completing the Sea and Summit challenge to sail 430 miles for charity.
When Matt Felan took on his new roll as president of the Great Lakes Bay Regional Alliance earlier this year, he said one of his top priorities was science, technology, engineering and math - or STEM - education.
Spinakers brighten the horizon during the SKUD-18, two-person keel boat competition off Herring Cove at the IFDS world disabled sailing championships on Tuesday.
Recently, while aimlessly drifting in my sailboat off the north end of Jamestown in Narragansett Bay, I was reading a bunch of E. B. White's essays.
Myrtle Beach tourism leader Matthew Brittain, accused in a lawsuit of causing a boating accident that severed a teenage girl's thumb, said his yacht -- the Murrells Inlet Epiphany -- could not have been at fault because it doesn't travel fast enough to create the kind of wake described in court documents.
The spirits of Lowcountry residents were uplifted last month when it was announced that South Carolina's very own tall ship would remain in native waters thanks to two local businessmen.
The star-crossed syndicate announced its return Tuesday during a news conference at the Moderna Museet, with the America's Cup itself on hand.
The Warriors will keep the same architects for the proposed Mission Bay arena that worked on the now-abandoned Piers 30-32 proposal .
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 12:15 am
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