A U.S. Coast Guard crew from San Francisco rescued a man whose rowboat capsized about 50 miles off of California’s Central Coast early Sunday morning while taking part in a race across the Pacific.
Officials have not ruled out cancelling the America’s Cup Race scheduled for this summer based on the outcome of multi-agency investigations currently underway.
The body of a second fisherman missing from a boat that capsized off the San Mateo County coast on Sunday was found on a local beach Tuesday afternoon, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said.
U.S. Coast Guard crews were working Saturday morning to retrieve a boat that capsized near the San Mateo Bridge Friday afternoon.
The wipe-out occurred as crews prepared for the AC World Series San Francisco this Wednesday. The America’s Cup Race Village opens at Marina Green Tuesday, and boats will again be out on the Bay practicing, according to race officials.
The U.S. Coast Guard suspended its search Monday for a man who was lost in the Bay on Sunday afternoon after his kayak overturned near San Francisco’s Pier 80.
The Contra Costa County coroner’s office has confirmed that a body that was found near Richmond’s Brooks Island late Thursday afternoon is that of a canoer who went missing Wednesday evening.
The Mexican navy on Wednesday suspended its search for seven U.S. men missing since a charter fishing boat capsized and sank in Mexico’s Sea of Cortez.
The first funeral was held Wednesday for one of the Bay Area fishermen killed in the Sea of Cortez off Baja California when their boat capsized.
The U.S. Coast Guard said they found no signs of seven missing fishermen from Northern California, whose chartered fishing boat sank in the Sea of Cortez on July 3.