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Waves kick-up and splash Christina Wilkes (mid-right) and Georgina Corbett (right) during a sailing lesson in Bristol harbor  on Monday evening.  Photos by Rich Dionne

Women trade ‘mother’ ship for sailing experience

Women trade ‘mother’ ship for sailing experience

As a southerly wind whipped a good 12 miles per hour across Bristol Harbor, a dozen women gathered on the deck at Bristol Yacht Club Monday evening discussed how to decelerate their vessel when the force of Mother Nature had other ideas and other finer points of sailing. It’s a typical Monday for the women,

Frost Biter’s Bash celebrates sailing

The first Frost Biter’s Bash is a celebration of the season welcoming friends and family to enjoy the wonderful history of the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company and the America’s Cup competition. Guests are welcome to tour the Museum, eat from food stations supplied by local vendors, drink at multiple bars, and dance in our historic Hall