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Optimist: literally

Cover your face and hope for the best!

via: www.sailinganarchy.com

luscious friday

via Joe Rousé

Palmavela

© Pedro Martinez

© Nico Martinez
www.prensarcnp.es/palm2010/fotogaleria2011/albun_uk.php?album_busqueda=IRC

DesTopNews 2011-17

DesTopNews 2011-16

flippin beasts

On a day of testing the limits, ORACLE Racing capsized and Emirates Team New Zealand grabbed a start mark. And that’s just two of among dozens of near misses and thrills and spills. Not a bad way to start the week.
http://www.americascup.com/blog/flippin-fantastic_113

Volltreffer


© Captain Carnage

Good Friday

via: Joe Rousé

Good Friday

via: Joe Rousé

DesTopNews 2011-15.2

hot

via: http://juanpa-cadario.blogspt.com

extreme

Extreme Sailing Series, Act 2, Qingdao
Never in four years of the Extreme Sailing Series has there been so much drama in one day. In almost unprecedented conditions here in Qingdao, the public witnessed some extraordinary adrenalin fueled ‘stadium’ racing, first witnessing a major collision between The Wave, Muscat (OMAN) and Oman Air (OMAN) at the first downwind mark of the first race, and four dramatic capsizes – The Wave, Muscat (OMAN) in Race 2 and Red Bull Extreme Sailing (AUT), Team GAC Pindar (GBR) and Oman Air (OMAN) all in the final race of the day. In the first two races it was the very gusty conditions that tested some of the world’s best sailors to their limits, and beyond, with 3 to 23 knots, and up to 30 knots by the final race. “Massive day! The only way to describe it is extreme! The wind was funneling through the big buildings of the city, really puffy and shifty, it caught a lot of people out,” Will Howden, Red Bull Extreme Sailing.
www.extremesailingseries.com/leaderboards/qingdao-china