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Sailagram: A Snapshot of August Sailing

By Nicki Bennett | September 6, 2023

Sailors gotta sail! Check out what your community was up to last month.

Sailagram: A Snapshot of July Sailing

By Nicki Bennett | August 7, 2023

We’re excited to share all these excellent photos our readers have taken during the past month.

Sailagram: A Snapshot of June Sailing

By Nicki Bennett | July 12, 2023

Here it is, the eagerly awaited June Sailagram! Is your photo among the beautiful images shared from last month’s sailing adventures?

Sailagram: A Snapshot of May Sailing

By Nicki Bennett | June 5, 2023

See if you can find yourself among all these smiling faces …

Sailagram: A Snapshot of April Sailing

By Nicki Bennett | May 5, 2023

Although April still had some crazy wet weather, we were able to get out on the water a little and enjoy the variety that comes with sailing.

Sailagram: A Snapshot of March Sailing

By Nicki Bennett | April 3, 2023

Despite all the wet and wild weather March threw at the West Coast, our community still managed to get out and get their sails up. 

Sailagram: A Snapshot of February Sailing

By Nicki Bennett | March 3, 2023

As we sail into spring we have a whole new Sailagram album full of photos from February’s outstanding (and some not-so-great) sailing days.

Sailagram: A Snapshot of January Sailing

By Nicki Bennett | February 1, 2023

Despite the wet January, you still got out on the water and captured your sailing life in pictures.

Sailagram: A Snapshot of December Sailing

By Nicki Bennett | January 4, 2023

It was a great year for sailing, and we want to thank everyone who contributed photos to our 2022 ‘Sailagram’ feed each month.

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Sailagram: A Snapshot of November Sailing

By Nicki Bennett | December 5, 2022

We love the sailing community, and we appreciate the photos you send us each month. And now we know how ‘Sailagram’ helps new sailors too!

Cocos Island Rumors Untrue

By Richard | February 29, 2008

It’s unclear who started the rumor about Cocos Island, but it’s not even close to be being true.Costa Rican Bureau of Tourism© Latitude 38 Media, LLC "We dropped our hook here at Puerto Baquerizo Moreno at San Cristobal Island in Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands on February 22, and a short time later Belvedere’s Tom Perkins pulled…

March Latitude Hits the Streets

By LaDonna | February 29, 2008

All over the Bay Area today, the March issue of Latitude 38 will be distributed to chandleries, yacht clubs and marinas. Spend the weekend reading about a record-breaking cat, a fun and fickle fiasco, a circumnavigator’s worst injury, and so much more.

Gitana 13 Breaks New York to San Francisco Record

By John Riise | February 28, 2008

Gitana 13 slides into San Francisco at the end of her 43-day run from New York. latitude/JR©2008 Latitude 38 Media, LLC The 110-ft catamaran Gitana 13 slipped quietly under the Golden Gate this morning, the end of her record-setting 14,000-mile record sail from New York attended by only a handful of local boats. In light…

Mag 80 Takes PV Record

By Rob Grant | February 27, 2008

Doug Baker and his Mag 80 crew took six hours off the old PV record when they crossed the line at 4 a.m. SDYC Vallarta Race©2008 Latitude 38 Media, LLC Doug Baker’s Magnitude 80 finished the San Diego to Puerto Vallarta race just after four this morning, taking six hours off the course record when she crossed the…

The Geja ‘Torch’ is Passed Along

By Richard | February 27, 2008

Andrew Vik, seen here at Isla San Francisco aboard the Beneteau 38 Sea Fox that he co-skippered in the ’06 Ha-Ha, has bought the Islander 36 Geja in the Med. Andrew Vik©2008 Latitude 38 Media, LLC "I’m the lucky reader who purchased the Islander 36 Geja, currently in Italy, from San Franciscans Eli and Sara…

Gitana 13 on Track to Arrive Thursday

By John Riise | February 27, 2008

  Gitana 13, the 110-ft French catamaran that left New York on January 16, will pass under the Golden Gate tomorrow, Thursday, February 28. Exactly when depends on how well the 10-man crew negotiates the often fickle breeze of the Pacific in winter — and how much fickle breeze there is. The latest estimate as…

Kame Richards to Speak at Bay Model

By LaDonna | February 27, 2008

Even veteran sailors will walk away with a boatload of info from Kame Richards’ ‘How the Tides Work for You’ presentation at the Bay Model in Sausalito, and now you’ll have two opportunities to learn from this local sailing guru and master sailmaker. This Saturday’s (March 1) talk starts at noon, while the talk on…

PV Fleet Making Tracks

By Rob Grant | February 25, 2008

The San Diego Yacht Club’s race to Puerto Vallarta got underway Saturday for Divisions 1, 2, and 3 in a 10- to 12-kt southwesterly. The boats started off Shelter Island, serenaded by a Mariachi band, before settling in for some upwind sailing that lasted into Sunday morning. Division 4 and the lone performance cruising division entrant, Beowulf, started…

Gitana 13 to Arrive on Thursday

By John Riise | February 25, 2008

To Bay Area residents, 40 days and 40 nights might invoke the biblical weather we’ve been having the last few months. But to the 10 sailors aboard the 110-ft catamaran Gitana 13, it is a measure of pride and progress. Today marks the 40th day since the big cat left New York on a quest…

Youth Sailing: Speak Now, Or. . .

By John Riise | February 25, 2008

Just writing the word ‘comprehensive’ makes us a bit nervous. You see, every time we attempt to do a comprehensive overview in Latitude 38 on one subject or another, we invariably leave someone out. Last month we put out an invitation to all youth sailing programs to let us know about their offerings, as we’ll…