NEWS BLOG
~ our charters & private courses can begin any day of the week & finish any day of the week ~ from time to time, those create some unique opportunities with the holes left in between ~additionally, we get people paying to have boats... READ MORE >>
after a light wind spinnaker start late SATURDAY morning, the boats are finally making some progress & moving along wellfollow  ALEGRIA's progress on the race tracker and cheer along the Cooper Boating Crew onboard!Visit the Vic Maui... READ MORE >>
Thursday:  Today is beginning sunny and warm.  We leave at 0800 to time Race Pass so we go through at slack or a slight flood.  Currents can run up to six knots and the wind promises to be from the northwest.  This combination can result in... READ MORE >>
Our last update was Day Six. We are now in the Broughtons and our minds are more on the amazing scenery and wildlife, and enjoying bays, marinas and the other boaters' company than on communicating with the outside world -- even if we could out... READ MORE >>
BOATING TIPS AND TRICKS
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 >>
it’s all about having fun, but ~ alas ~ fun comes in different flavourswe organize some great chances to cruise together inshore & there’s room for ‘newbies’ & old salts aliketrue, any time a couple boats head in the same direction,... READ MORE >>

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VANCOUVER
15.0C, East Winds - 16.1 km/h
Mostlycloudy
POWELL RIVER
16.0C, WNW Winds - 11.3 km/h
Cloudy
SIDNEY
13.0C, North Winds - 0.0 km/h
Mostlycloudy
UPCOMING EVENTS
EVENING social SAIL sept 2
Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

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

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