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NEWS BLOG
~ 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 >>
red lights flashing, alarms sounding, and ten miles from land? no need to panic!our student driven lessons are led by a licensed diesel mechanic with a specific emphasis on marine installations for recreational vessels MARINE DIESEL INTRO ~... READ MORE >>
~ AARON TWEEDY jumped from aviation to the water, but it was not a big leap because he found some of his old acquaintances here & he has always had a passion for boats~ shown here AARON is taking a SELFIE while moving one of our boats ~ his... 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
7.0C, SSW Winds - 11.3 km/h
Clear
POWELL RIVER
5.0C, West Winds - 6.4 km/h
Partlycloudy
SIDNEY
5.0C, Variable Winds - 3.2 km/h
Partlycloudy
UPCOMING EVENTS
SUNDAY SAIL nov 30
Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014

have a great time sailing with the club on SUNDAY NOV 30 - we will head into...

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