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Infinite Dream on the ARC Portugal

We arrived Thursday 4 days 3 hours for the Biscay crossing the corrected times made us first in the Multihull division! The weather has been cold wet and overcast but we move on down the coast today to Portugal you … Continue reading

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To the Baltics: Thursday 16th May – Wednesday 29th May

Apologies for the long post – been getting a bit behind with the adventures of Alice and Dick. Here are the latest installments…… Thursday 16 May Rest day from the bike, passage planning also performed with help of the HM, … Continue reading

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Keeping up with the Jones’s

Everybody else seems to be off so we had better own up to! Golden Ibis should be departing Littlehampton tomorrow morning for the Mediterranean via Biscay and the Canal du Midi, at least that’s the plan. It’s a leisurely meander … Continue reading

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Infinite Dream leaving on ARC Portugal

In a few hours Infinite Dream with a crew of Dave Cave, Bev Dickens Plus Daves two daughters and son in law will start the ARC Portugal the first leg to Bayona Northern Spain 550 Nautical miles.We will change crew … Continue reading

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To the Baltics: Mon 6th May – Tue 14th May

Monday 06 May Got 14E refund for handing the “e-key” to club back, slipped mooring lines and set off at about 0930 french summer time. A sunny day but a light  wind from the north kept us cool to frozen. … Continue reading

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To the Baltics: Wed 1st May – Sun 5th May

Wednesday 1st May Set sail at low water to get the benefit of current  the wind  being still NNE F4-5 on the nose. No quartering sea this time just a straight, on the nose, chop up and down. However, as … Continue reading

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To the Baltics 2013 – part 2

Monday 29 April Arrived Dieppe after pleasant motor sail up the coast completing a 25 mile journey in some 4 hours, the log reading 7 knots at times. Called up ‘Dieppe Port’  on channel 12 as per Pilot books, several … Continue reading

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To the Baltic in 2013 – part 1

Well the great plans of mice and men.  We set off at midnight to the visitors pontoon, Chichester Harbour. Despite setting our alarms on phones we overslept!  However small jobs were started and main sheet and other halyards were either … Continue reading

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Normandy Coast

Badgie Two’s summer cruise is to London but returning via the southern side of the Baie de la Seine. The first two weeks are fully booked but if anyone wishes to travel out on the ferry to Le Harve or … Continue reading

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To the Baltic in 2013

Alice & I are hoping to sail Tringa II to Stockholm via the Friesians, Kiel Canal, and Gotland, from Chichester Harbour next year-starting in April perhaps- so i’m commencing the logistical planning now; Passage, Crew Change points, etc. Aim is … Continue reading

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