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Two 2018 Rally Organisers aka OoD’s still needed

Volunteers, one pace backwards! Our two Club Rallies below each need an organiser, and Alice and I will likely be on Grandparent duty on those dates. 28-29/07/18 ECA Rally to Soton Town Quay- good Italian there or the ESYC in … Continue reading

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ECA Snowdrop Rally Cancelled

The snow is going past sideways outside, the tops of the big oaks over the road are waving like a Twickenham crowd-the 06.00 forecast below is not good. This ECA Rally is officially cancelled! Dick Tyrrell RC(C) Issued at: 06:00 … Continue reading

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ECA Snowdrop Rally 2nd Weekend 17/18 March 2018

HW Sat 17/03/18 11.30 4.5m & Sun 18/03/18 12.02 4.5m Outlook for this Rally is not promising; I’m currently tracking the Met Office,Windfinder, Windguru and MetBrief for the synoptic charts. Yet another Scandinavian high with a deep low off Lands … Continue reading

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Snowdrop Rally Postponed to Second date

Given the ice warnings for the roads between home and the boat today, the forecast for today with rain forecast for Emsworth Sunday, and the Inshore forecast below. Plus the fact that no other boat has declared an interest, so … Continue reading

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ECA Frostbite Rally

The forecast for the first Frostbite Rally dates (Sat 06 and Sunday 07 January is not looking good on MetOffice Extended Outlook, Windfinder, Windguru or XC Weather to venture out of EYH, let alone get over the Bar Saturday, and … Continue reading

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ECA Frostbite Rally & Freezer Rally 2018

The forecasts on MetOffice, Windfinder, Windguru,and XC Weather mean that the Frostbite dates 0f 06/07 January 2018 are off. Reserve weekend 20/21 January now in frame. ECA Freezer Rally weekend dates are 03-04 and 17/18 February 2018. Given the number … Continue reading

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Paimpol Cruise in Coy. Information no2

Now we are 9 boats Ruahine is intending to come via Salcombe to St PP. Carina is coming to Paimpol/Lezardrieux and probably leaves with Koto overnight to Cherbourg leaving EYH about 21:30 on the 4th. All 3 boats above hope … Continue reading

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Paimpol (B) Cruise in Company update

This B rally currently has 6 boats declared, with ‘WitchHazel’ part of the festival, on H pontoon, inner harbour, entering on the first lock Thursday. ‘Tringa II’ hopes to be wedged firmly into the outer harbour from the weekend before,or, … Continue reading

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ECA 2017 Rally to Lymington & Old Gaffers Visit?

This Rally has been regraded as a (B) or informal Rally, as no-one has come forward to be Officer of the Day. Our Club’s booking of Dan Bran pontoon has been cancelled, to protect our deposit. Any Club boat visiting … Continue reading

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Easter Rally Deadline for East Cowes Marina bookings

Further to my e-mail this weekend, as at the date/time group of this message, I’m only aware of 5 boats intending to come, and who have paid ECM; Badgie II, Tringa II, Koto, Thalata, Elwing II, The absolute deadline to … Continue reading

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