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  1. Nine for IX -- How the A3 experiment could have worked

    Gary Jobson

    Bill Koch's bold move in 1995 to form an all-women's team for the America's Cup was admirable, inspiring and ultimately ill-fated. Here are four ways the experiment could have worked.

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2014
  2. Pregnancy pains and gains

    Sarah Fisher

    The entire process of carrying our baby boy hasn't been smooth sailing, but now that I am midway through the second trimester, I feel informed about what's happening, knowing we are much further into the clear at this point. I am less stressed than I...

    Blog | February 21, 2014
  3. 2013 US Open -- Victoria Azarenka giddy after advancing to the US...

    Melissa Isaacson

    Maybe it has something to do with her LMFAO musician boyfriend Redfoo, but second-seeded Victoria Azarenka was quite literally dancing on the court after sailing past Daniela Hantuchova 6-2, 6-3 to reach the US Open semifinal.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2013
  4. espnW -- Sailor Erika Reineke plots a grueling course

    Bonnie D. Ford

    If top young sailor Erika Reineke makes a run at the Rio Olympics, she'll do it while also remaining a full-time student at Boston College.

    Story | Conversation | June 19, 2013
  5. Serena Williams sailing headed into French Open

    Howard Bryant

    Intimidation is far secondary to the efficiency and power of Serena Williams' game. They are the reason she's so intimidating.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2013
  6. Helene de Pourtalès to Claressa Shields

    Lizzie Haldane

    For the first time in history, women -- 22 to be exact -- competed in the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris, participating in tennis, sailing, croquet, equestrian and golf. Helene de Pourtales became the first woman to medal at the Olympics when she too...

    Blog | April 14, 2013
  7. Sailing away with Emily Young

    Emily Young

    Yes, this is for a class. I'm currently enrolled in a sailing class at USC called Deepwater Cruising. During the first half of spring semester, we've had class every week where we learn about different vessels, sailing history and the rules of water ...

    Blog | April 05, 2013
  8. espnW -- Katie Pettibone serving as mentor to Omani sailors in Pe...

    Katie Pettibone has done plenty to set herself apart in the world of sailing, and now she is teaching the craft to Omani women and learning plenty more in the process.

    Story | Conversation | February 14, 2013
  9. espnW -- Samantha Davies' Vendée Globe dream ends too soon

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Samantha Davies' dream of winning the solo around-the-world Vendee Globe sailing race came to a sudden end Thursday, but her family knows the skipper will "bounce back quickly."

    Story | Conversation | November 16, 2012
  10. espnW -- The Vendée Globe gets into blood of skippers

    Bonnie D. Ford

    The emotions were complex on the departure dock at the Vendee Globe. The skippers inspire confidence; their talent and resourcefulness are beyond dispute.

    Story | Conversation | November 10, 2012
  11. espnW -- The Vendée Globe is Samantha Davies' solo odyssey

    Bonnie D. Ford

    New mom Samantha Davies faces three months of solitude and danger as the lone woman in the Vendee Globe, the only solo, nonstop, around-the-world sailing race.

    Story | Conversation | November 08, 2012
  12. 2012 London Olympics -- Friends combine forces in search of saili...

    Joanne C. Gerstner

    Anna Tunnicliffe, Debbie Capozzi and Molly Vandermoer had an interesting idea: Wouldn't it be amazing to try to win gold at the 2012 Olympics by sailing as a team? The American sailors, friends since college, are one step away.

    Story | Conversation | May 24, 2012
  13. The espnW top 10 of the week

    From the world sailing championships in Australia, to the NCAA volleyball championships in Texas, ESPN's Sage Steele has it all and everything in between in this week's espnW Top 10.

    Story | Conversation | December 19, 2011
  14. Sailor Carrie Howe is testing the waters

    Julia Savacool

    For sailor Carrie Howe, stature and sex could be a major roadblock to success on the racing circuit or one more way to push her limits as she follows her dreams.

    Story | Conversation | September 12, 2011
  15. Farrah Hall tilts her sail for London

    Elaine K. Howley

    Farrah Hall qualified for the 2008 Olympics, but never got the chance to represent the U.S. in Beijing. She's looking for a different ending to that story in '12.

    Story | Conversation | August 19, 2011
  16. Women's World Cup -- Five things to watch in semifinals

    Joanne C. Gerstner

    Sweden, France, Japan and the U.S. have survived four tough games. How much is left their tanks? Here are five storylines to watch in Wednesday's semifinals.

    Story | Conversation | July 12, 2011