LONG BEACH — Paige O’Dell of Alamitos Bay Yacht Club was the first to finish July 23 in the Sabot C3 class and was awarded the Jessica Uniack Memorial Beach to Bay Race perpetual trophy for first place in the largest class in this year’s 28th annual event hosted by Long Beach Yacht Club.
NEWPORT BEACH -- Teams from around the world competed in the 49th annual Governor’s Cup International Junior Match Racing Championship at Balboa Yacht Club in July where Harry Price, Angus Williams and Tara Blanc-Ramos, from the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia
LOS ANGELES — Spending 40 years sailing the world’s oceans has been a dream come true for John Jourdane, who retired from teaching and made a second career navigating the high seas.
Lisa Doliva, a Womens Sailing Association of Orange County (WSA-OC) member, strives to encourage fellow female boaters as they break into sailing.
CHANNEL ISLANDS — Sunny skies and calm seas greeted the 17 wooden yachts and their crews for the 38th annual McNish Wooden Classic Yacht Race hosted by Pacific Corinthian Yacht Club in Channel Islands Harbor, July 25.
MARINA DEL REY — Women sailors will put their racing skills to the test in a unique regatta focused on empowering women sailors during the WOW- WAH race.
PORTSMOUTH, England (LOG NEWS SERVICE) — Sir Ben Ainslie and his Land Rover BAR team are the winners of the first America's Cup World Series event of the year.
CORONADO — All hands are on-deck for the 13th annual Sharp HospiceCare Benefit Regatta scheduled to run Aug. 28-29.
NEWPORT BEACH – American Legion Yacht Club celebrated those who protect our country during the club’s annual Wounded Warrior Boating Day, July 18. Despite the muggy weather, 24 warriors were able to spend a day out at sea.
OCEANSIDE — The Elizabeth Hospice Charity Regatta celebrates its 13-year run Aug. 8, complete with two days of sailboat races.
SAN DIEGO — More than 150 San Diego sailors took over the bay on July 17 during the 46th annual Dutch Shoe Marathon.
MARINA DEL REY — The wind was not on the side of the 10 skippers who participated in the 40th annual One More Time Regatta last month.
LONG BEACH — John Sangmeister, owner of Gladstone’s Long Beach and three-time Transpac winner, participates in another Transpac race.
VENTURA – The 11th annual Ventura Sailing Club’s Frenchy’s Rum Run witnessed solid gusts of wind during the well-attended regatta held June 27 at Ventura Sailing Club.
CORANADO — The 12th annual Crew of Two Offshore Race – originally Crew of Two – is scheduled to hit the water at 11 a.m., July 25 with racers zipping around the Coronado Islands.