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Books & Publications – Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Wednesday, December 10, 2014   
The latest edition of the WAVE magazine has been publihsed and its content is commented - as always - in an online preview. To enjoy the full-length articles in the print-edition is of course highly recommended. Get is at a kiosk or even better, place an annual subsciption, ... the easier and more economical way as one WAVE is gratis.
Books & Publications – Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Wednesday, May 28, 2014   
Much to celebrate in the latest edition of WAVE with boatyards, ship chandlers, naval equipment companies having jubilees ! In addition, tests of yachts, reports on holiday destinations and miscellaneous information invite to have a first look at the online version. WAVE is available at kiosks or even simpler with a subscription.
Books & Publications – Thursday, April 3, 2014
Thursday, April 3, 2014   
Even without major events during the Northern hemisphere winter season such as the Vendée Globe during the last year, the number of visitors has been increasing more and more. The Google statistics for the first three months indicates a visitors plus of 25%: 31'647 unique visits contacted our pages 117'793 times (without US pages) ... and the season has just began !
Books & Publications – Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Wednesday, January 29, 2014   
Books & Publications – Thursday, September 19, 2013
Thursday, September 19, 2013   
Ten circumnavigations of the world (including three Vendée Globe) and over 400'000 miles has Dominique Wavre SUI completed up to now. He summarizes now the most important successes of his sailing career and the most intensive moments on the Oceans in a book. In early October, he will personally present his book in two vernissages in Geneva and Versoix. The book (in French) can be ordered online already now.
Books & Publications – Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Tuesday, April 16, 2013   
The ISAF Casebook is not only a valuable tool for Umpires and Juries, but also for regatta sailors wanting to groove their racing rules' skills. This document, re-edited every four years, treats over 100 cases and can be downloaded in pdf format or be ordered as hard-copy at ISAF.
Books & Publications – Saturday, December 22, 2012
Saturday, December 22, 2012   
As usual the Racing Rules of Sailing are reviewed every four years after the Olympic Regatta and amended based of the submissions received by ISAF and approved by Council on the recommendations of the Racing Rules Committee. The English version of the RRS can be downloaded already. A French version is already available, the German version should be ready in January 2013. The changes are minor and deal with items such as crossing the finish line or mark rounding. 'Rules in Practice' by Bryan Willis explains the new rules.
Books & Publications – Friday, October 12, 2012
Friday, October 12, 2012   
Over the next weekend, the Sport Film Festival will take place in Monaco. Among the invited productions is the 14-minutes' film about the round-the-world-record of the maxi-trimarans 'Banque Populaire V'.
Books & Publications – Saturday, March 17, 2012
Saturday, March 17, 2012   
The French Editor Glénat, specialised in Comics, publishes a new series covering seafarers and explorers of past times under the name Explora. Designed by the Franco-Swiss two-passport-holder Christian Clot, a first book on Magellan has been launched. The Glénat website and the link to Christian Clot.
Books & Publications – Thursday, March 1, 2012
Thursday, March 1, 2012   
On March 10, the Zürcher Segelzentrum opens its doors for the first time. On a 700m2 sales floor in located in Zurich West, an a extensive line of brands in the area of boats, sails, engines, paints, sailing equipment and accessories, lashing, clothing, textiles, safety, navigation, electronics, books, DVDs, sea maps, heating, cooking, cooling, water, plumbing, interior decoration is available. Repair and special services, such as e.g. maintenance of PFDs and liferafts, are at the customers' disposal as well. Orders can also be placed at the Online-Shop. Visit the Shop on the Opening Day and benefit from the many special offers.
Books & Publications – Friday, November 18, 2011
Friday, November 18, 2011   
As in previous years, the professional photographer Sophie Marc-Matin from Neuchâtel SUI publishes two Sailing Calendars containing a selection of her best shots. One edition contains spectacular 5o5 photos, the second one reports on the regatta activity on Lake Neuchâtel.
Books & Publications – Friday, September 9, 2011
Friday, September 9, 2011   
Over 90'000 'unique identifiable readers' have visited the www.sailing-news.ch website until end of August 2011. This corresponds to six-times the members of Swiss Sailing, the double of the largest German sailing magazine Yacht or eight-times the size of th largest Swiss sailing magazine Skippers. Until end of 2011, roughly 150'000 sailing enthusiasts, mostly sailing 'junkies' who 'need' the sailing pages every day, will be part of our community.
The only area where we cannot meet or exceed our competitors are the advertising tariffs, as our charges are far below of their's. Our Adminstration is at your full disposal for any further information, and this during 365 days/year.