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WHAT DOES YACHT RACE MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Yacht racing is a form of sport reserved for yachts and larger sailboats. “Yacht” is referred to as deriving from either Norweigian, Middle Low German or from the Dutch word jacht, which means “a swift light vessel of war, commerce or pleasure. The sporting element in the word lies in the derivation of jaght from the root jaghen, which means to hunt, chase or pursue….” Yacht racing usually refers to sailboat racing in a variety of forms with large racing yachts; distinguished from dinghy racing.
The translations of yacht race from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «yacht race» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «YACHT RACE» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «yacht race» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «yacht race» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about yacht race
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YACHT RACE»
Discover the use of yacht race in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to yacht race and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
A Race Too Far
This remarkable challenge inspired the daring to enter - with or without sailing experience. A Race Too Far is the story of how the race unfolded, and how it became a tragedy for many involved.
Chris Eakin, 2009
Fatal Storm: The 54th Sydney to Hobart YachtRace - 10th ...
In this fully updated edition to mark the 10th anniversary of the tumultuous race, Rob Mundle, one of Australia's leading journalists and yachtsmen, tells this story of challenge and survival with compassion, vigour and understanding.
Rob Mundle, 2010
The Great YachtRace
Winkler interweaves the lives of five Montegonians to provide readers with an affectionately satirical, hilarious view of a paranoid, hypocritical, and eccentric society during the twilight of its influence.
Anthony C. Winkler, 1992
Into the Storm: Lessons in Teamwork from the Treacherous ...
"Into the Storm" recounts the story of the Ramblers' stunning victory, and the teamwork that made it possible--revealing powerful lessons for success in today's demanding business environment.
Dennis N. T. Perkins, 2013
America's Cup yachtrace
A history of the America's Cup competition, the classic race between American and foreign yachts which began in 1851.
Julian May, 1976
The Beverly Yacht Club
Judith Westlund Rosbe. On June 25, 1977, the first Marion-to-Bermuda Cruising
Yacht Race was held. This biennial race is held in alternate years from the
Newport-to-Bermuda Ocean Yacht Race. Unlike the Newport-to-Bermuda race,
Judith Westlund Rosbe, 2006
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Yacht racing (May Subd Geog) [GV826.5-G V832] UF Boat-racing Small boat
racing BT Sailboat racing RT Yacht rallies NT Aurora Yacht Race BOC Challenge
Race Cutty Sark Tall Ships' Race Ensenada Race Financial Times Clipper Race
Library of Congress. Cataloging Policy and Support Office, 2004
Motion Pictures From The Library of Congress Paper Print ...
[America's Cup Race]: "SHAMROCK" AND "COLUMBIA" YACHT RACE— FIRST
RACE Producer: Edison. Copyright: 68178, 20 Oct 1899. 16mm Footage: 80.
Newsreels, Transportation (Ships), Sporting Events (Boat Races), Porter/Edison ...
Sailing in Australi: Marinas in Australia, Sydney to Hobart ...
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Source Wikipedia, LLC Books, 2010
Team Spirit: Life and leadership on one of the world's ...
Team Spirit is a gripping account of a race on the edge, and a young skipper's determined journey to victory.
Brendan Hall, 2012
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YACHT RACE»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term yacht race is used in the context of the following news items.
Round the world Volvo yacht race due in Newport
Yachts in the Volvo Ocean Race are due to arrive around on Thursday or Friday in Newport, the seventh leg of the round-the-world sailing spectacle that began ... «WPRO, May 15»
James Marsh, Colin Firth To Set Sail On 1968 World Yacht Race Pic
EXCLUSIVE: Blueprint Pictures and BBC Films has set The Theory of Everything helmer James Marsh to direct Colin Firth on the feature based on the true story ... «Deadline.com, Jan 15»
Sydney to Hobart yacht race: Wild Rose claims a second victory in …
The yacht was originally named Wild Oats and won the Sydney to Hobart YachtRace in 1993 when it was owned by Bob Oatley, whose latest yacht Wild Oats XI ... «ABC Online, Dec 14»
Wild Oats XI wins record eighth Sydney to Hobart yacht race
She may be 10 years old, but Wild Oats XI reaffirmed her status as Australia's supreme ocean racing yacht by fending off a late charge by the brand-new ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Dec 14»
Favourite Coville out of Route du Rhum yacht race
The Route du Rhum yacht race lost one of the favourites on Monday. Thomas Coville was hit by a cargo ship just hours after setting off and was forced to retire. «RFI, Nov 14»
Sailors return from Clipper Round the World Yacht Race
Hundreds of sailors have returned to London 11 months after setting off on the 40,000-mile (64,000km) Clipper Round the World Yacht Race. Crowds greeted ... «BBC News, Jul 14»
VIDEO: Man overboard in Clipper 2013-14 Round the World Yacht …
A British man was rescued from the Pacific Ocean in the early hours of this morning after falling overboard during the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race. «Scuttlebutt Sailing News, Mar 14»
Sydney to Hobart yacht race opens with protest
Late on Thursday night, Wild Oats XI was leading a tightly bunched pack of yachts in the Sydney to Hobart yacht race. Just five nautical miles separated the first ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Dec 13»
Sydney Hobart yacht race crews brace for wild weather
CREWS have been warned to brace for a bumpy, challenging ride in this week's Sydney to Hobart yacht race, with updated forecasts of gale force winds ... «The Australian, Dec 13»
Sailor Killed In Island Yacht Race Tragedy
Sailor Killed In Island Yacht Race Tragedy. The sailor of a yacht is killed during an island race after the crew refuses Coast Guard help to try to finish the ... «Sky News, Mar 13»
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