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Racing To Get The Races In!

The Regatta programme on 22/23 September was nutcrackered by the two storms! With races scheduled from Saturday morning to Sunday lunchtime, our plan was to get across to Cowes on late Friday afternoon and take in some practice with the Asymmetrical at the same time. However this was all changed by the strong winds in…
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St Malo to St Helier

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d2u-DjRapC4 This video was taken on our Channel Islands cruise in the first part of the week, on the passage from St Malo to St Helier, when we had no wind. Things got a bit livelier in the second half of the week, when we had to abandon plans to visit Sark and Alderney and…
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View From The Bridge – Episode 3

Ask not what your club can do for you etc......* Comfortably seated around the cockpit table in the fading sun talk turned to how we each joined Phoenix and why.  The “hows” showed a multitude of pathways but there seemed to be a common theme with the “whys”.  For most people it seems that belonging…
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2018 Summer Cruise Week 9 – Troon to Deganwy

Crew: Peter Clare (S), Andy Taylor (M), John Liddy (W/L), Nick Carter, Phillip Harries Distance logged: 328NM Heading to Troon from the sun-drenched south, as soon as we left Glasgow Airport we realised that our summer weather had, temporarily at least, departed, to be replaced by a steady drizzle and temperatures about 10 degrees lower.…
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