Tuesday, February 6, 2018
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Interesting

North Korean Olympics Ferry Sails Past Sanctions with Karaoke, Ice Cream

By Hyonhee Shin and Elaine Lies SEOUL/MUKHO PORT, Feb 6 (Reuters) – A North Korean ferry arrived in South Korea on Tuesday carrying a 140-strong orchestra to perform during the Winter...

February 6, 2018
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Thursday, August 18, 2016
Olympic Laser Sailing Race
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VIDEO – Olympic Sailing Commentator Has No Clue

This Irish commentator has absolutely no idea about sailing (heck, I’m not sure this guy could pilot a kayak) but he tries to narrate the Olympic Laser dingy race. It is...

August 18, 2016
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Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Caleb Paine US Sailing Bronze Medal Winner Finn Class
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Caleb Paine Breaks US Sailing Curse

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – U.S. Olympic Team sailor Caleb Paine (San Diego, Calif.) has won a bronze medal in the Finn class, the Men’s Heavyweight Dinghy. Rio 2016 is...

August 17, 2016
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Sunday, August 7, 2016
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Rio 2016 – US Basketball Stars Charter Luxury Cruise Ship

To minimize distractions and mitigate security concerns generated by the high profile of its star athletes, USA Basketball has been placing players outside the Olympic village since professional  basketball players were first allowed...

August 7, 2016
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Rio 2016 – Cargo & Logistics, The Untold Story Behind The Olympic Games

By Justin Bachman (Bloomberg) Some Olympic athletes seem to be super-human, while others aren’t human at all. In Rio de Janeiro this week, more than 300 horses are arriving to...

August 7, 2016
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Tuesday, February 18, 2014
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Incidents

Sochi Olympics Security Ship Runs Aground

The United States Navy frigate USS Taylor is being inspected for damage today after running aground last week in the Black Sea off Samsun, Turkey. According to the Navy, the incident...

February 18, 2014
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Thursday, July 26, 2012
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Superyachts to Tall Ships – Vessels Descend Upon London Olympic Games

(Bloomberg) — Superyachts equipped with helipads and submarines have joined Britain’s biggest warship, more than a dozen tall ships and cruise liners on the Thames River for the Olympic Games....

July 26, 2012
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Friday, August 8, 2008
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How 2008 Olympics Brings Down Ship Freight Rates

In spirit of the 2008 Olympics that kicked off today in Beijing, I came across this interesting article from The Economic Times explaining how this years Olympics brings down ship...

August 8, 2008
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