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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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Elwing 2016 Pt 7

The Home Run 22/8 Bloscon -> Treguier Depart before dawn. Some wind but not enough to do anything with. Arrived just after low (slack) water. Richard & Helen again. 23/8 Treguier Tide still inconvenient: neither morning nor afternoon. Temperature up … Continue reading

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Elwing 2016 Pt 6

I’ve been here before. 15/8 Lesconil -> Audierne Weather as before. Rocks as before. Re-tried a restaurant I’d been to before. 1st Menu choice was ‘off’, so was the 2nd, & the 3rd. Should have taken the warning: what wasn’t … Continue reading

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Elwing 2016 Pt 5

Back to soundings! 8/8 St Gilles sur Vie -> L’Herbaudière Started a bit late here and the wind was on the nose again plus the tide didn’t want to help either. Squeezed round the rocks as tight as I dared … Continue reading

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Elwing 2016 Pt 4

There, & back again 1/8 Sables d’Olonne -> La Rochelle More sun, with wind in the pm. On down the coast, inside Île de Ré and under the bridge (easy clearance but the water is a bit lumpy). La Rochelle … Continue reading

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Elwing 2016 Pt 3

South & Souther 23/7 Audierne -> Lesconil As usual, in Biscay, the winds are generally fresh on-shore in the afternoon. Last time I was here, it was fresh in the morning & strong to uncomfortable in the afternoon. This time, … Continue reading

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Elwing 2016 Pt 2

C.I. -> South 16/7 St Peter Port -> Treguier Wind V 1-3 (mostly 1). Motored in fine warm but calm conditions. Looking back there was a heavy fog bank over Guernsey but no problem going South. Getting a bit bored … Continue reading

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Tour de France-pt 1

Emsworth -> C.I. 10-11/7 Emsworth -> Gosport Went aboard 22:00 Sunday, departed EYH 06:00 to mooring. Wind down slightly in pm (SW 5-6), so left mooring 14:00 for Gosport. Short passage but wet enough for a starter. Should be easier … Continue reading

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EVENSTAR around Ireland

Members interested in the ‘Wild Atlantic Way’ might like to check on our Sailblog. Updates will need internet access, which may be scarce when / if we make the West Coast of Ireland! http://www.sailblogs.com/member/evenstar379/

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