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GAVIN CLINCHES SPOT IN FINAL OF THE ILOVESAILING FACEBOOK PHOTO AND VIDEO COMPETITION

Gavin Saunders from Constantine, Falmouth has clinched a place in the final of the ilovesailing Facebook photo and video competition. Gavin’s winning photo shows Cornish pilot gigs out racing under sail, which are more commonly raced by rowing. Gavin commented … Continue reading

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CIRCUIT CHAMPIONSHIP HEADS TO CARR MILL DAM

This weekend (2/3 June) sees the RYA British Circuit Championship head to Carr Mill Dam in St Helens for the Lancashire Powerboat Racing Club Grand Prix. Around 40 teams are expected to make the journey north for the second round … Continue reading

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ONBOARD KIDS GET TASTE OF THE OLYMPIC SPIRIT IN BRISTOL

Over 40 OnBoard sailors got a taste of the Olympic spirit on Tuesday (22 May) when they took to the water in Bristol Docks to play a special part in the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay. The sailors enjoyed showcasing … Continue reading

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Volvo Ocean Race: Waves and Weather

The tide pulls at the stern of the boat as they make their escape from port. It’s calm now and the sun shines brightly, but it won’t be long before the raging sea sends stormy waves towards them. Over the … Continue reading

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Buying a Boat – Where to Start

So you are thinking about buying a boat! But how do you go about buying a boat? Where do you start? You need to ask yourself several questions. What do I want to do with the boat? What is my … Continue reading

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