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  • Sailing: NHYC Team Thunder continues to win at Baldwin Cup

    Sailing in light shifty breezes coming out of the south at five knots, 96 competitors raced in 31 races in the second stage of the Baldwin Cup Team Race sponsored by JPMorgan Chase Saturday in Newport Harbor. Sailing was punctuated by the buzz of...
  • He's the Rembrandt of the Newport to Ensenada yacht race

    He's the Rembrandt of the Newport to Ensenada yacht race
    Gary Miltimore is captivated by boating. He has crossed the Atlantic Ocean three times and spent days at sea en route to places like Mexico, England and Spain. And the sailor, who is also an artist, has painted the vessels that have taken him around the...
  • Sailing: Baldwin Cup begins Friday

    Newport Harbor Yacht Club Team Thunder will be defending its title in the eighth annual Baldwin Cup Team Race presented by JPMorgan Chase Friday through Sunday on Newport Harbor. The event, hosted by Newport Harbor Yacht Club, features 11 of the most...
  • The Harbor Report: Cabo race becomes my wild ride

    I hope you are all starting to smile a little more knowing that our summer weekday sailing nights will start the first of May. Let's not forget about April, which is always the most active month of the year for sailboat racing. Before I jump into this...
  • The Harbor Report: Wild winds, waves make for exciting race

    I hope you are all starting to smile a little more knowing that our summer weeknight sailing will be starting May 1. But let's not forget about April, which is always the most active month of the year for sailboat racing. First I'd like to review the...
  • The Harbor Report: Rowing coach put the 'sea' in OCC

    Between 1983 and 1985, I was at the Orange Coast College sailing center almost every day as a member of the OCC sailing team and then one year as coach. During this time, I met people like Jim Jorgensen, Brad Avery and Dave Grant. At that time, Grant...
  • The Harbor Report: Mariners Mile still nearing finish line

    As I traveled around the harbor this week, the first question that came to mind was, when will the construction along Mariners Mile on Pacific Coast Highway be completed? I picked up the phone and called Mary Locey, the city of Newport Beach's...
  • From the Boathouse: The ins and outs of avoiding collisions

    Ahoy! This week, I want to highlight the rules of the road after two sailboats collided in the wide-open Pacific Ocean. Both boats were entered in a yacht club's race between two Southern California harbors just under 100 nautical miles apart. The...
  • The Harbor Report: A solid score for this harbor supporter

    Twelve years ago, Jenn Lancaster left her teaching job, packed up her car and moved to California from Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Fortunately for every sailor in Newport Beach, Lancaster became the Newport Harbor Yacht Club's racing director....
  • Phyllis Rawlins DraytonDecember 5, 1936 - December 12, 2014

    Phyllis raced sailboats actively in Newport Harbor for nearly 70 years. To non-sailing friends, she will be remembered as fun loving and feisty. On the race course, she was all business. She was always a top competitor, especially in adult Sabot regattas....
  • From the Boathouse: Whale watchers, report your sightings

    Ahoy! The beautiful weather is here, and I know all good boaters have made their New Year's resolutions. What kind of resolutions do boaters make? And do the resolutions last at least until spring thaw? Luckily Southern California's coastline doesn'...
  • The Harbor Report: Commissioner is leaving his mark on the harbor

    This week, I had a chance to catch up with one of my favorite people, active harbor user Paul Blank. In July 2012, Blank was selected by the City Council to sit on our Harbor Commission. At that time, I wrote, "He's very responsive, truly loves our...