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No stones at all…

Further to Floris’ brave early morning dip into the Medina and the subsequent postponement we were finally kindly requested to come out onto the Solent and wait outside for the sea breeze to fill in. After an hour of waiting the breeze picked up a bit and the committee was able to start the first […]

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Cowes Week Day 3; Angry Pirate… and Postponement…

Yesterday WINSOME’s engine was successfully repaired. Andy is not sailing today as he is still recovering from a fall on his ribs. After picking up Geoff at the Hamble, Floris had an early morning swim to check the prop. The elastics already came of by themselves. Now at 10:45 BST, AP over AP is flying. We […]

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Cowes Week Day 2; A donkey does not bump into the same stone twice…

Though we did! Yesterday our engine decided to quit, so we had to be towed in by Luna, our own rib. She towed us out again today. We had a nice kite ride down to Browndown, where we started the race. Our start was quite well. All the way to the boat end we stayed […]

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Post by | August 1, 2010 | Comments Off on Cowes Week Day 2; A donkey does not bump into the same stone twice… | Comments RSS

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