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next up for Wayfarers:
HOT IV, Lake Townsend, Greensboro, NC
7 Oct 15 at 1224 hrs
from Canada and abroad:
Four hardy teams brave cool, windy Pumpkin
(l to r) Wayfarer Most Improved: Marc Verreault, Brian Hurst,(151006, Romaniuk News Bureau) After Saturday's Pumpkin racing was wiped out by extreme winds, four Wayfarer teams sailed four Sunday races under gray skies in more moderate winds. More here. Many thanks to Steph Romaniuk for his prompt and most enjoyable report.
Steph Romaniuk, Steve and Barb Graff
First Open Win for Wierdsmas
as Rob and Daniel take breezy Moe Fraser
Congratulations to Rob Wierdsma and son, Daniel, (above) who won their first-ever open Wayfarer event, the Moe Fraser Long Distance Race, on a breezy Sun 27 Sept. More here. Many thanks to Marg Duncan for her prompt and most enjoyable report.
Close win for Uncle Al and Shannon Donkin
at lively Clark Lake Regatta
Uncle Al and Shannon looking good on Clark Lake.(151003) Cool weather for the Clark Lake Fall Regatta Sept 19-20 near Jackson, Michigan. Windy Saturday, light and patchy Sunday, two races each day. More here. Two albums posted.
(photo courtesy Rick Belcher of the Clark Lake Spirit Foundation)
Disaster avoidance spells victory for
Van Kampens at Mississauga SC
(150913) Consistency and keeping their boat upright in cool shifty breezes were the key to success as the 3rd-seeded team of Leo Van Kampen and his wife, Joanne, sailed to a convincing win, their first in a big Wayfarer regatta. Anne Pugh report, complete results and Gord Leachman photos here.
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The Wayfarer Book (5th ed.)
Bob Brown, our W Book man reports: .. a limited quantity of the new 5th ed books are here and available ... excellent additions including info on the new Mk4.. edge on improving your skills and knowledge of our beloved W .. great for club libraries or the individual. In Canada the price is $39.99 delivered. Please contact Bob Brown.
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recently posted on the Whiffle Web:
|6 Octt 2015: Clark Lake: all albums posted|
|29 Aug 2015: Ontarios: all pics now posted|
|25 Aug 2015: Rally: 3rd of 3 Idleman albums posted|
|24 Aug 2015: Rally: Julia's
and Al's fine Wednesday album posted
Nationals: 2015 Canadian Nationals results posted
|23 Aug 2015: North Bay: Dave
Richardson's Long Distance Race report
|13 Aug 2015: North Americans: photo coverage completed
|8 Aug 2015: Dave Adams (W921) log of Thousand Islands cruise now posted|
|28 July 2015: Mississauga SC W/CL Regatta: NOR posted|
|7 July 2015: Warm Water: pics posting
|26 June 2015: BOD
coverage updated with story
Uncle Al's - dare I say, fine - Chester River Race report now posted
|10 June 2015: Chesapeake Cruise coverage
|15 Feb 15: 2015 Midwinters: all John Cole pics now posted|