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Harry Heijst

Next step

Friday 13th April new carbon fibre shrouds have been despatched by Smart Rigging Joure to Berthon in Lymington. All going well the shrouds can be fine tuned to the spreaders and installed the same day. This will be done next week. If succesfull Leen and Dirk-Jan will fly out to Berthon and motor Winsome to […]

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Post by | April 14, 2018 | No Comments | Comments RSS

Working ashore in Cowes, instead of sailing on the Solent

It has been a wet cold day. Without WINSOME we tried to make the vest of this day. I believe we succeeded very well. 1. We took every item out of De Hok, checked what we could throw out and re-shuffled the rest. The success was enormius. Lots of food were taken out and in […]

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Post by | March 30, 2018 | Comments Off on Working ashore in Cowes, instead of sailing on the Solent | Comments RSS

Disaster struck

Unfortunately I had to send following message to WINSOME’s crew, to RORC and IRC Rating Office: This morning, still on our way to Berthon’s, the port-side top shroud ‘exploded’. Will revert tonight with more information. It is sure that we cannot sail Winsome for the next weeks. Big boys do not cry, but this time […]

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Post by | March 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Disaster struck | Comments RSS

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