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NEWS BLOG
around the world, multihull boats are taking over in cruising, racing & certainly in chartering   WHY?    * efficient use of space   * privacy when you need it, great social spaces when you don't * comfortable ride ........ READ MORE >>
PLAN, MANAGE, ENJOY a safer boating trip with YACHTCLOUD9~ everyone knows they are supposed to file a float plan so that emergency procedures can commence if they are overdue & don't check in ~ but so few people take these steps ~ WHY? ~... READ MORE >>
~ CONGRATULATIONS to PETER & his sailing friend CATHY (not to be confused at all with his WIFE PATRICIA) ~PETER & CATHY had their THREE HOUR CRUISE with CAPTAIN NIGEL ~ we're just so pleased that they didn't become 'castaways'~ both avid... READ MORE >>
~ EVERY boat has a STORY: NETTA JEAN  ~   We believe that boats are people too.  We name them, care for them & get REALLY attached. For those of us crazy enough to believe it, boats are alive and they all have a story to tell.... READ MORE >>
BOATING TIPS AND TRICKS
GREAT VIDEO ~ need to dock better? ~ give us a ring! READ MORE >>
~ as SHAKESPEARE would have phrased it ~ to OWN or NOT TO OWN, that IS the question ~let's face it, nobody woke up in this morning & said:~ "gee honey, last night, I dreamt of renting a boat" ~there is a dream that circles around OWNING the... READ MORE >>
~ some of us are self admitted wimps ~put another way, we do not ALWAYS want to layer up & face the elements ~cruising off season need not be uncomfortable ~ turn on the furnace, open a door & let the gazebo-like canvas structures allow... READ MORE >>
the tale of HMS FRIDAY, commissioned to dispell the fear of setting sail on a FRIDAY ~ only to confirm the fear... is an urban myth -you'll see from wikipedia, that the story is really one of those legendary hoaxes, but sailors are a superstitious... READ MORE >>

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VANCOUVER
15.0C, East Winds - 9.7 km/h
Cloudy
POWELL RIVER
11.0C, North Winds - 0.0 km/h
Partlycloudy
SIDNEY
13.0C, SE Winds - 11.3 km/h
Mostlycloudy

UPCOMING EVENTS
EVENING social SAIL sept 1
Tuesday, Sep. 01, 2015

take advantage of the longer daylight hours and have a great time sailing...

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