In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The Royal Navy found their early crews among the yachtsmen, racing enthusiasts, and fishermen who populated Britain's coastal towns and villages.
- Rogge, who competed as a yachtsman in three Olympics, came to power because he was known throughout the world as the clean face of the games.
- At the Grenada Yacht Club on the eastern side of town, yachtsmen were gathered for a morning of dinghy sailing.
- The waters of Carrick Roads are also used by fishermen, yachtsmen, windsurfers, canoeists and divers.
- Two members of a Royal Navy search and rescue team have been nominated for an award following a mission which saved the life of an injured yachtsman - the third time the pair have been singled out for their efforts.
- On 11 August 1979, 303 yachts, crewed by some 3,000 yachtsmen, left Cowes in the Isle of Wight to begin the 600 mile Fastnet Race.
- Usps was formed, in 1914, largely in response to the perceived need to inculcate skills in a new breed of yachtsmen - powerboat owners - who were just entering the sport.
- Like other breakwater opponents, Mr West says the extension of the beach will rob users of a protected area, particularly young yachtsmen learning how to sail, and cost the community a valuable resource.
- Mander was one of a few yachtsmen who realised that yachting could not become a New Zealand Olympic sport unless a national organisation was formed.
- The Renegade under skipper Brendan Ryan went to the assistance of the lone yachtsman and took the yacht in tow and the sailor on board.
- Fishermen, sailors and yachtsmen have been taking advantage of the recent good weather to prepare their boats for the coming season.
- He was also the first yachtsman to sail a multi-hulled sailing boat around the world non-stop.
- He is a former vice president of The Cruising Association, the principal organisation for cruising yachtsmen.
- Most yachtsmen interviewed by Port Call News did not object to paying a ‘reasonable ‘mooring fee.’
- The yachtsmen, who were sailing from Gove to Darwin expressed appreciation of the efforts by PALUMA and her ship's company.
- Burrows, a keen yachtsman, won't be sailing off into the sunset however.
- The yachtsman had been sailing alone around Britain and Ireland in his yacht when the accident occurred.
- More than 120 yachtsmen will be steering a course towards the South Pole as they sail the 50 ft vessel Ice Maiden 10,000 miles from Britain to the tiny island of South Georgia.
- One of the more memorable being the rescue of Englishman Tony Bullimore and other yachtsmen after their vessels became disabled in January 1997.
- In fact, we all gathered to watch the sun setting over the peaks - called the Hazards - then admired the stars, joined by a Tasmanian yachtsman who'd weighed anchor in the bay for the night.
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