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Sailing Celebrities

There are many famous people that are well known as sailing celebrities. Can you name a few?

JFK Sailing 1962

35th President John F .Kennedy

Probably one of the best known, is 35th President John F .Kennedy that owned a 62-foot Sparkman & Stephens Manitou and also set a speed record at the Chicago-Mackinac Race in 1938.

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Albert Einstein

We all know that sailors are intellectually supreme above mere mortals as proven by Albert Einstein, sailor extaordinaire  😉

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Kate Middleton Sailing England May 2016 2

Kate Middleton – The Duchess of York

Found online – Who new? The Duchess sails

Read more about Kate Middleton, adventurer – on reports: “The Duchess of Cambridge recently inspired a British sailing victory over New Zealand in front of a crowd of thousands.

The popular Royal donned a wet suit as she joined the British racing team on their F50 catamaran in a friendly Commonwealth Race alongside Olympian Sir Ben Ainslie.”

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Songs about Sailing

Southern Cross Crosby, Stills And Nash “Southern Cross” is a song written by Stephen Stills, Rick Curtis, and Michael Curtis and

Convair Flying Car 1947

Convair Flying Car 1947

Consolidated Vultee Aircraft (Convair) tested a flying car here 75 years ago. The experimental dual-use ConvAirCar was designed by Theodore Hall. The

Annual Registration Night

Annual Registation Night

The Club Annual Registration Night is Wednesday January 25th at the La Jolla Village Square Community Room from 6 – 8 pm This