Sailing close to the wind
- Ahoy there. // Building Design;7/2/2004, Issue 1632, p6
Reports on the number of participants for the Little Britain Challenge Cup sailing event in Cowes, Isle of Wight. Role of the construction industry sailing regatta in raising funds for the Little Britain organization.
- The adventure of a lifetime. Roche, David // GP: General Practitioner;11/4/2002, p85
Focuses on interest of the author in taking part in the sailing event Global Challenge 2004/2005. Original profession of the author; Description of events in the challenge; Preparations undertaken for participation in the ocean race.
- THE HARD WAY TO HOBART. Whall, Hugh D. // Sports Illustrated;01/13/1969, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p12
The article discusses the highlights of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia race which started at the Sydney Harbor in New South Wales in December 1968. The tournament attracted a crowd numbering at least 100,000 in its opening day. Challenges faced by participants in the tournament include the...
- LOCAL HOPEFULS MAKE OLYMPIC BID. E. W. // Pacific Yachting: Boating in the Pacific Northwest;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p16
The article reports on the participation of the four local sailors at the U.S. Olympic Trials. It stresses that the event was held in October 2008 wherein the winners will be given the opportunity to represent the country in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China. The four local sailor...
- Wavin sail away. // Builders Merchants Journal;Dec2004, p13
This article reports that the construction equipment manufacturing firm, Wavin Plastics, is showing high growth in 2004. The firm sponsored this year's sailing challenge on the Isle of Wight in England. Each yacht comprised a group of customers, whose progress was overseen by a qualified...
- Sail for charity. // Cabinet Maker;1/9/2004, Issue 5370, p31
Offers information on the 2004 Furniture Industry Sailing Challenge scheduled on June 11 to 13 at Cowes, England. History of the fund-raising event; Allocation of the funds raised.
- Misty Days Sailing. // Cabinet Maker;9/22/2006, Issue 5506, p37
The article focuses on Radii sailing trips with customers and friends organized from Rhu which enabled the crew to circumnavigate the island of Bute in Scotland.
- SOUND Furniture. // Cabinet Maker;10/24/2008, Issue 5611, p14
The article evaluates several living room furnitures for entertainment system including low corner stand from Jual Furnishings, oak retro AV table from Audinni, and Greenwich 5 Tier Multimedia Cabinet from Ruddiman Furniture.
- Offcuts. // Cabinet Maker;6/25/2004, Issue 5394, p35
Highlights performance of people in the furniture business in Great Britain. Recognition of Clive Shotton as winner of the Gabby Logan Speech Bubble competition; Award won by Kate Hardcastle, Silentnight Beds marketing manager; Performance of Terry Price at Big Shots competition held at the...