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Scuttlebutt Photos of the Week
December 31, 2007 - January 4, 2008

A random assortment of photos submitted to Scuttlebutt this week.
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With 630 sailors from 17 countries, the competition was superb at Miamiís 37th Orange Bowl International Youth Regatta hosted by Coral Reef Yacht Club on December 27-30, 2007. Photos by Tim Wilkes.

Windstorms in the Pacific Northwest can play havoc on the ferry traffic, which is vital in some areas for transportation. On days like this, the lower platform can become a mess as the force of saltwater waves douse and push around the car cargo.

It is not always about sailing, with some images here from San Francisco Fleet Week. Watching Sean Tucker pilot the Oracle Challenger II is an awesome show, particularly when you can listen in to his cockpit microphone. As for raw speed, how about 700mph at 20 feet off the deck. More photos at

Itís nice to be in the southern hemisphere this time of the year! Here in Sorrento, Victoria Australia is SWE 42 Jonas Lindberg and Kalle Torlen tuning for the 49er Worlds and last Olympic Qualifyer starting Friday Jan 4.

Matthew Cohen shares this image of creative boat naming.

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