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BERMUDA-BOUND MINUS BRENDA
Because of a fierce storm whipping the Atlantic, this year's entries had to wait a full 24 hours before lining up for their start off Brenton Reef, but once the race got ...
SKIP, SKIP, SKIP—AND THWACK!
That's the way it was all the way from Florida to the Bahamas as Sports Illustrated's boating writer (above, right) helped Offshore Racer Howard Weiler drive an ...
Killproof and maybe spillproof
She's not a winner yet, but the new 'Smirnoff' did well enough in Alabama to indicate that unlimited hydroplanes can be both fast and nonlethal
Courtly confusion at Copenhagen
The glamour of kings and princes compensated for mix-ups at the Royal Yacht Club birthday party
SAILING UP A SQUALL
Ugly little Cascade' infuriated ocean-racing purists on the Southern circuit with her strange, gawky rig and low handicap, but what smarted most ...
Vindication in the Mallory
A brilliant failure in the America's Cup racing, Bill Cox at last wins the sailing trophy that marks him the best skipper on this continent
BRITANNIA RULES BERMUDA'S WAVES
Out of a storm-tossed fleet came the coolest crew on the ocean to seize a classic race for England.
WET RUN TO PAINSVILLE
Fog, seaweed, treacherous rocks and murderous seas were the enticements offered drivers in the 440-mile Long Beach-to-San Francisco ocean race. Bumps ...
CHAMPIONSHIPS MINUS THE CHAMP
There is nothing like an old grad to inspire a college crewman to his best effort— particularly when the old grad is an admiral in the U.S. Navy and the crewman is ...
THE HARD WAY TO HOBART
Whales, gales and waterspouts were some of the hazards that threatened SI's yachting writer when he sailed through the Roaring Forties aboard the top boat in ...