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2012-11-21 04:21:19

LONDON, November 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- - British athletes have done the nation proud this summer, amassing a record haul of medals to inspire a whole new generation of world-class sportsmen and women. - Families can continue the sporting fever together by booking one of Neilson's fantastic activity holidays for summer 2013. Sailing Holidays [http://www.neilson.co.uk/sailing ] Ben Ainslie became the undisputed king of the...

2012-11-08 16:20:22

SEATTLE, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Windstar Cruises announced today that advance bookings on 2013 sailings are 60% ahead of the prior year. Based on current pace, 2013 will mark the fourth straight year of increasing revenue for the small-ship cruise line. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121108/SF09252) "Our team is thrilled with the results after all the hard work and changes." says Hans Birkholz, CEO of Windstar. Brought on in 2010 to turn around the endearing, yet...

2012-10-15 23:20:10

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Pacific Union International is pleased to announce its support of Artemis Racing, Challenger of Record for the 34(th) America's Cup, through an exclusive marketing partnership. Through this partnership, Pacific Union will offer its real estate professionals and clients unique content and hospitality opportunities. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121015/CG93458) The America's Cup, dating back to 1851, is the oldest and most...

2012-10-09 04:03:53

Approximately 200 yachts competed at this year´s edition of the Bernetti Lombardini Cup. With the victory in the Open class, the Esimit Sailing Team defended its success from the last season´s race and maintains its excellent shape for the upcoming races. Also for Ivan Kljaković GaÅ¡pić, Esimit Europa 2´s new crew member, the Bernetti Lombardini Cup was the big test before one of the largest regattas in the world, the Barcolana, coming up next...

2012-09-25 02:21:11

NEWPORT, R.I., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In a competition featuring two of the most legendary yachtsmen in American history, and which saw the return of former America's Cup winner Dennis Conner, it was Dennis Williams and his 'Victory '83 team' that cruised to overall victory in last weekend's International 12-Metre North American Sailing Championships in Newport Rhode Island. Over the three day event held on Narragansett Bay, which features the most skilled 12-Metre sailors in the...

2012-09-21 10:21:25

SEATTLE, Sept. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Windstar Cruises is offering a two-for-one cruise fare, plus bonus savings of up to $1,000 per stateroom on select tropical itineraries. Guests can sail through the Caribbean islands, cruise the Panama Canal, or just enjoy the casual elegance on board any of Windstar's three sailing ships starting at $1,299 per person, based on double occupancy when booked by October 27(th), 2012. The winter season also marks the completion of the company's $18 million...

2012-08-12 23:02:56

The Super Rope Cinch will be attending the upcoming Orgill trade show in Las Vegas August 16-18 at the Sands Expo Center. The Super Rope Cinch locks ropes using a twist, and releases ropes with the press of a button. Brentwood, TN (PRWEB) August 11, 2012 Made for the boater who's tired of tying and untying knots when securing their boat or PWC to the dock, the Super Rope Cinch eliminates the need to tie and untie knots. Specifically, the dreaded cleat hitch knot that many boaters have...

2012-08-07 02:26:30

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study by the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) and The Outdoor Foundation reveals fishing and boating are among the most important 'gateway' activities that often lead people, especially youth, to pursue other recreation experiences. And for the first time in several years - fishing gained more participants than it lost - largely due to women taking up the sport. The study found that fishing remains one of the...

2012-08-01 06:22:33

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 48 percent of Americans who lie awake at night restless from the stress of their day, relief may be closer than they think.[1] A new study released by the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation's (RBFF) Take Me Fishing(TM) campaign shows only 37.5 percent of people are currently using the outdoors to help unwind.[2] With proof that being near water can naturally help lower anxiety, leading to a healthier and more relaxed...

2012-07-31 23:02:58

The Super Rope Cinch, a device that eliminates the need to tie and untie knots when securing items with rope, has just received patent number 8225463 from the United States Patent and Trademark Office Brentwood, TN (PRWEB) July 31, 2012 The Super Rope Cinch, a device that eliminates the need to tie and untie knots when securing items with rope, has just received patent number 8225463 from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The patent owners, Timothy Bourke and Dorothy Bourke...