Junior Sailors Should have More Options

Along with many other goals, one objective of junior sailing programs (JSP) to keep the young sailors with them till the time, they develop an interest and a strong passion for the sailing sport as well as a strong personal desire of playing this sport. And it has been observed that, this usually doesn’t happen because, small children who take some interest in sailing are often asked to practice sailing for a long period of time, they are asked to spend more years in boats, which do not give the fun that they want and also a pressure to win come very early in them.

The present recipe of junior sailing is not apt for children and it is taking the kids out from sailing causing terrible retention rate.
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Varun Thakkar Choose Sailing Over School And Relish Bronze At Asiad

KC Ganapathy and Varun Ashok Thakkar gave up their books and opted sailing instead. And after this, it did not go too long and both started writing their own scripts in the water. The young guys are feeling the pushed into sailing and for them this risk is ever worth taking.

Now, at this point of time, these guys don’t regret that they drop out of full time school. This is because, giving their spectacular performance, these guys climes the bronze medal at the ongoing Asian Games. By doing this they proved that their decision to leave the school and join sailing was writing.
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Benefits Of Sailing Clubs In Sports National Grants

Among 1700 sports clubs, Irish Sailing clubs are one of them and receiving latest round of sports capital grants of €56m.

National Yacht Club in Dublin Bay Dun Laoghaire’s is the largest sailing club with €142,375 recipients and increasing more and more teenagers and women’s participation in the sport. Also the Irish National Sailing club which is the biggest sailing center receives €40,058 for purchasing and renewal of sailing equipment and for new boats.
The Royal St. George Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire Motor Yacht Club, Royal Irish Yacht Club, Dublin Bay Sailing Club, Royal Cork Yacht Club receives different amounts for the dinghy renewal program, for purchase 5m RIB and capstan winch, for safety and support fleet, for supporting craft for teacher water sports.
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23rd Sail Sydney From December 11 To 17

The 23rd edition of the Sail Sydney event will be taking place from 11th December to 17th December this year.


It is considered to be the perfect launch pad for all the Olympic aspirants and campaigners.

The hosts for the Sail Sydney event are the Woollahra Sailing Club. They are ably supported by the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron, Drummoyne Sailing Club, and the Middle Harbor Yacht Club.

There is a lot of interest to the 23rd edition of the Sail Sydney event and this is due to the forthcoming 2020 Olympics. As many as 300 international, local and national participants will be taking part in the Sail Sydney event to represent 23 classes. Continue Reading “23rd Sail Sydney From December 11 To 17”

Lady Caroline Of Johnson Motor Yacht Sold

Lady Caroline the 31.39 meter yacht of Johnson motor has been listed for sale by Gilman Yachts has now been sold.

The yacht was built in GRP by Taiwanese yard Johnson Yachts and it was designed by Bill Dixon. The yacht was delivered in 2008. The yacht has the accommodation for eight guests, in four cabins that consist of a master suite, two doubles and VIP suite. And all four cabins have the entertainment centers and the en-suite bathroom facilities. Moreover, the yacht also has the quarters for three crew members.

The saloon in the yacht has windows of large size, allowing daylight in ample amount to flood in. Furthermore, there is a U structure sectional settee present in the yacht with two barrel chairs to port. Whereas, to starboard be a bar along with a wooden cabinet, which is very attractive, it also houses a stereo surround sound system and a 42-inch television. Continue Reading “Lady Caroline Of Johnson Motor Yacht Sold”