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GIVE THE GIFT THAT CAN CHANGE SOMEONE'S LIFE starting someone off with a new pastime can be truly life transforming, and we can help!gift certificates are available now, and courses are 10% off until december 15there are all sorts of great... READ MORE >>
have you dreamed about cruising the INSIDE PASSAGE TO ALASKA? well next summer from may 16th to july 13th you could live out your dream!COOPER BOATING is setting up a flotilla that will be leaving POWELL RIVER may 17th and headed for JUNEAU... READ MORE >>
~ the joke of the week started: "I'm off to meet MR. WRIGHT" ~  "tell him I've been waiting for him all my life" replied DANIELLE ~a few quick decisions lands WRIGHT WAY in the fleet for SIDNEY this coming season ~ this beautiful grey hulled 2012... READ MORE >>
when we see a forecast like this in NOVEMBER, we'll take it!  ~ especially when it's our last flotilla entirely in 2014~ we'll be heading off to GIBSONS & SNUG COVE this weekend, with a crew members brining a special dish for the famous... READ MORE >>
BOATING TIPS AND TRICKS
~ 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 >>
do you know about FUEL RETURNS? this story of the most expensive cinnamon buns on the planet will certainly help you remember - lessons can be expensive - these are on someone else's dimeONCE upon a time, in a marina far, far away (powell river),... READ MORE >>
what a CHALLENGE ~ friends who won't head out on the water with you ~it may be possible to convert them ~ a worthy cause for certain, but just in case, you might consider a different strategy ~even WORSE ~ friends who say they will join you on a... READ MORE >>

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VANCOUVER
6.0C, WNW Winds - 12.9 km/h
Clear
POWELL RIVER
1.0C, NW Winds - 8.0 km/h
Partlycloudy
SIDNEY
5.0C, West Winds - 16.1 km/h
Clear
UPCOMING EVENTS
SUNDAY SAIL dec 28
Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014

have a great time sailing with the club on SUNDAY DEC 28 - we will head into...

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