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Labour Day Weekend

The Mirrors visited us this weekend for their Single Handed regatta on Saturday, for which 6 boats sailed four races in light winds. That evening they held their AGM and followed it with a pot luck supper. They had planned their Provincials for Sunday but all morning the winds were non existent except for a…
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Our Mike 4th in Ont. Fireball Championship

Mike Allore took his Fireball up to Barrie to compete in the Ontario Fireball Championships 23rd and 24th July. Together with his brother as crew, they came 4th - well done Mike, fastest of the slow boats!! [caption id="attachment_4845" align="alignnone" width="300"] With spinnakers on the downwind leg[/caption] [caption id="attachment_4844" align="alignnone" width="300"] At the start[/caption]
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New Video shows history of the Mirror Dinghy

A new YouTube video has been posted showing the history of the Mirror Dinghy, the 1960s phenomenon of a boat in a box you could build yourself in 100 hours, costing £100, and weighing 100lbs. It contains a lovely variety of English accents as a bonus!! Also - here's a photo of a painting of a…
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Pan Am Games Photo Essay

Margaret Hull was a volunteer at the sailing venue of the recent Toronto 2015 Pan Am Parapan Am Games and has created this slide show of her experiences.
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