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Raising the Mast

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


Let's Hear It For Time Bandit!

I am an avid sailor. For the past 6 months I had to take a hiatus due to health reasons but my love for sailing never stopped. 301 more words


Extreme Sailing in Singapore

There’s nothing extreme about sailing within the Marina Bay is there? Well, that was my first thought while walking along the bay and seeing loud signs shouting about the Extreme Sailing Series in Singapore. 265 more words


Feb 21-28

Still in Marathon

Feb 21

Today we dropped Garth off at the beach with his bike so he could go check the mail once again for the packages we were waiting for. 2,394 more words

Cruising With Kids

Dead poets reveal sailing experience

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

Dongfeng Race Team

Developing Future Leaders - Challenge Wales plays its part

On the 2nd March 2015, some of the Challenge Wales Youth Panel attended the launch of The Wales We Want report in Cardiff.

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