I was getting anxious about getting the boat in the water. After fitting all the wooden hardware, the next step was to get the rigging into working order. 241 more words
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The language of sailing is critical for acquiring the culture of sailing. And, I think it’s interesting to observe that even when looking at poetry written hundreds of years ago, you can tell, which man sat at the nav station, and which one perhaps sat on the boat eating a sandwich. 699 more words
Points v Time - more reliable One Design gives an opportunity to VOR to move back to original Whitbread formula?
So what would the points look like if we used the system from the old Whitbread days? It was a frustration for Dongfeng’s navigator Pascal Bidegorry when we arrived in Sanya – all that effort for a 1 point advantage! 493 more words
Around 7,000 people had been involved in a pilot National Conversation which asked people what sort of Wales they wanted for the future, for their children and grandchildren. 394 more words