sail for (some place)

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sail for (some place)

To travel by boat or ship to some location. We're flying to Athens, then we sail for the island of Naxos the very next morning. I knew she would be sailing for America soon, so I didn't want to start any sort of romantic engagement with her that had no chance of lasting.
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sail for some place

to depart in a boat or ship for some place. This ship sails for Bridgetown, Barbados, at noon today. We will sail for home early in the morning.
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But it seems they always give very long notice in these cases, and the ship did not sail for several days.
The post being thus relieved and strengthened, with an American at its head, and a ship of war about to sail for its protection, the prospect for the future seemed full of encouragement, and Mr.
North Sails enlisted the help of their engineers, reinventing the cruising sail for small- to medium-sized cruisingyachts.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Planetary Society is preparing to test a spacecraft called LightSail that uses a light sail for propulsion.
As the crews set sail for Qatar on the first leg we wish all involved a thrilling race from start to finish." This season promises to be the best yet, with some of the world's best sailors competing in the ideal sailing conditions of the Gulf.
The agency is also working on a much larger solar sail, 50 meters across, with hopes of launching it around 2020 to set sail for Jupiter and distant asteroids.
Family sailing: Introductory 4-hour sail for ages 8 and up, 5:30 p.m.
A team of Omani sailors and officials recently attended the RYA's Sail for Gold Regatta in the UK to add to their event management expertise in preparation for organising the Championships next year.
MUSCAT: To celebrate the Omani Year of Children 2012, Oman Sail is launching an online contest for children, to design a sail for a small dinghy sail boat called an RS Q'BA.
We congratulate Oman Sail for this initiative aimed at offering new avenues for Omani women to discover the maritime legacy of Oman."
So if you haven't splashed out on a new sail for a few seasons, the following pages will give you an update on what the top lofts have been busy doing with new sailcloth and fabricating technologies.
In the future they may be selected by Oman Sail for professional training and get the chance to join other heroes, who are proudly representing the Sultanate around the globe.
So if you haven't splashed out on a new sail for a few seasons, the following pages will give you an update on what sailcloth makers and lofts have been busy doing in terms of their 'hero' technologies.
Elizabeth Craig, head of Al Sahwa Elementary School also added: Eoe1/4EoWhen the winners were announced, there were screams of joy from the students who won, Al Sahwa Schools appreciate the great opportunity for the students to experience sailing and would like to thank Renaissance Services and Oman Sail for giving us the opportunity to take part in this project to encourage and inspire young people to become sailors in the future.Eoe1/4A[yen]