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NEWS BLOG
~ 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 >>
~ FAMILIA is our latest addition to the SIDNEY charter fleet ~~ we're not entirely sure if the name is from the 1987 BRAZILIAN ROCK band or the midieval designation for HOUSEHOLD (sometimes WIKIPEDIA isn't really all that helpful), but we know this... READ MORE >>
~ ALEGRIA x places FIRST in division on the long SWIFTSURE BANK course in the 2015 race ~preparations are underway for her first VAN ISLE 360 & a second circumnavigation of the island immediately following that as an ADVANCED & OFFSHORE... 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
18.0C, ESE Winds - 8.0 km/h
Partlycloudy
POWELL RIVER
20.0C, South Winds - 6.4 km/h
Mostlycloudy
SIDNEY
15.0C, NNE Winds - 6.4 km/h
Partlycloudy
UPCOMING EVENTS
CELEBRATION OF LIGHT FIREWORKS
Wednesday, Jul. 29, 2015

Enjoy the spectacular view of the CELEBRATION of LIGHTS FIREWORKS from the...

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