sailboat


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sailboat

[′sāl‚bōt]
(naval architecture)
A boat fitted with one or more sails, and propelled by wind striking the sails.
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The vessel won the International Friendship Award for the long sailboat regatta in 2019 and many more honours.
THE Balangay sailboats used by pre-colonial Filipinos for maritime trade inspired them.
More than 50 fishermen battled to control the wind as they steered their sailboats away from the Sulpot Island in the Hundred Islands National Park to the Lucap Wharf in this eastern Pangasinan city.
After years of passion projects involving monohull sailboats and catamarans, they decided to start a business, initially focusing on Hobie Cat parts but eventually pivoting into the inflatable catamaran and portable sailboat industry.
A falouka (sailboat) is an important means of transportation in Aswan - Press Photo CAIRO -- 13 February 2019: Going on Nile cruises is one of the most important touristic activities in Aswan as it allows tourists to enjoy the beautiful nature.
He holds a 100-ton captain's license and spent three years sailing through the Bahamas as a private sailboat captain.
A glimpse of the latest class of America's Cup sailboats skipping across waves at speeds up to fifty miles an hour offers a vivid reminder of how far sailboat technology has advanced since the square riggers of the Spanish Main.
The vessels appeared to be a makeshift sailboat and a smaller powerboat, both filled with water and up against the bank.
IANS Lyttelton, New Zealand The Indian Navy's sailboat INSV Tarini -- carrying an all-women crew of six on an around-the-world expedition -- arrived here in New Zealand, their second port of call during the world odyssey.
A crewless sailboat, which had been spotted some 90 miles south of Limassol two weeks ago but not found by a tug-boat dispatched to bring it to the Limassol port, was eventually towed ashore on Monday night, and police are investigating the circumstances under which it came to float in the region, the Cyprus Mail has learnt.
The group left on Barnett's 42-foot Island Packet sailboat, Hope & Glory, on a May morning in 2008.
In addition to Pilar, Schulz has incorporated the same accessibility elements in designs for two new boats, one powerboat, the Warrior 28 sportfish/cruiser, and one sailboat, the Defiance 35.