The International Yacht Restoration School sailing toward expansion in Newport – News – – Providence, RI

The International Yacht Restoration School has bought land adjacent to its Newport campus and is moving forward with plans to build another facility on that nearly half-acre so it can bring the operations from its second campus, in Bristol, to Newport and hopefully double enrollment to 200 students.
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Rachael sets sail on round the world trip – Wakefield Express

A servicewomen from Sandal is on the voyage of a lifetime.

Royal Air Force officer cadet Rachael Brook, 20, is taking part in a leg of a round-the-world yacht expedition.

Rachael Brook is part of the Exercise Transglobe expedition, which gives airmen, soldiers and sailors an opportunity to sail the globe on two yachts.
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Bodies of 2 men recovered after boat capsizes in NY lake – News

COEYMANS, N.Y. (AP) — The bodies of two Albany men have been pulled from an upstate New York lake about 18 hours after their aluminum fishing boat capsized.
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Hit by a rogue wave and dismasted – Yachting World

You know when you’ve been hit by a rogue wave. The energy within it is of a different order of magnitude from an inconvenient, but ultimately harmless, wave crest that topples into the cockpit.

The first such wave I encountered was more than 20 years ago in the Southern Ocean while being pummelled by a secondary low that produced gusts above 60 knots. Those on deck were swept to the limit of their harnesses. Water streamed through the closed washboards as though blasted from a fire hose. Fortunately we sustained no serious damage and were able to continue to Cape Horn.
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Mariah Carey’s on a Boat! Inside Her Italian Vacation with James Packer and Her Twins | E! News

Mariah Carey and fiancé James Packer look very much in love and sure know how to vacation in style.

The 46-year-old pop star, the 48-year-old Australian billionaire and her 5-year-old twins Moroccan and Monroe spent the Fourth of July weekend on and near the island of Capri in southern Italy and recently visited the island of Ponza.
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From morning to moonlit light: Cruise tours along Bosporus

Cruise tours along the Bosporus are one of the few things that never go out fashion in Istanbul. Still, a guide is necessary to avoid unfavorable cruise experiences and to make sure you enjoy the strait’s refreshing feeling.

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Forces Compete In Inter-Services Offshore Sailing Regatta | Forces TV

The inter-services offshore sailing regatta is taking place this week.   Four yachts from each service have completed the first part of competition, a race to Guernsey.   With seven crew per vessel, each force is racing two Victoria 34’s – the RAF and Navy each have another Vic crewed by reservists.    All three services also has a racing yacht – the 37-foot J/109 – in addition the Army have put in a Royal Signals yacht to complete the line-up of 12.  

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FNQ on track for bumper superyacht visitation in 2016

DAZZLING superyachts are visiting the Far North in numbers not seen since before the global financial crisis.

A bumper year is forecast with 37 multi-million-dollar vessels having already moored at Cairns and Port Douglas in 2016.

Last year, 46 superyachts visited the region.

Super Yacht Group Great Barrier Reef manager Joanne Drake said the Far North was on track for its biggest annual visitation since the group was incorporated in 2000.

“Marlin Marina has forecast bookings for the arrival of 14 superyachts over July and August,” she said.
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