University Sailing Club

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Sailing - Passagemaking
... resupply but a well-prepared sail-powered yacht of similar length is theoretically capable of sailing anywhere its crew is willing to guide it ... Such a challenging enterprise requires keen knowledge of sailing in general as well as maintenance, navigation (especially celestial navigation), and often ...
Vanderbilt Sailing Club
... The Vanderbilt University Sailing Club was founded in 1962 with an initial grant from Harold Stirling Vanderbilt, then the chairman of the University's Board of Trust ... The Sailing Club is the oldest club sport at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee ... The Vanderbilt University Sailing Club provides opportunities for Vanderbilt students to sail recreationally and competitively in its fleet of eight ...
Pink (ship)
... A pink (French - pinque) is one of two different types of Sailing ship ... Types of sailing vessels and rigs Sailing rigs Fore-and-aft rig (Bermuda rig • Gaff rig • Latin rig) Square rig Junk rig By sail-plan Barque Brig Brigantine Barquentine Catboat ...
Austria At The 2000 Summer Olympics - Sailing
... Four men and one woman participated in the sailing competition for Austria ... They won two gold medals ...

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    Women ... are completely alone, though they were born and bred upon this soil, as if they belonged to another class in creation.
    “Jennie June” Croly 1829–1901, U.S. founder of the woman’s club movement, journalist, author, editor. F, Demorest’s Illustrated Monthly Mirror of Fashions, pp. 363-4 (December 1870)

    The great problem of American life [is] the riddle of authority: the difficulty of finding a way, within a liberal and individualistic social order, of living in harmonious and consecrated submission to something larger than oneself.... A yearning for self-transcendence and submission to authority [is] as deeply rooted as the lure of individual liberation.
    Wilfred M. McClay, educator, author. The Masterless: Self and Society in Modern America, p. 4, University of North Carolina Press (1994)

    O western orb sailing the heaven,
    Now I know what you must have meant as a month since I walked,
    As I walked in silence the transparent shadowy night,
    Walt Whitman (1819–1892)