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next up for Wayfarers:
Sat. 7 March 10 AM: MSC Sailors' Gathering #3 Spinnaker Sailing, Mississauga SC

last updated:
23 Feb 15
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late-breaking Wayfarer news
from Canada and abroad:

Whaly Watching
new shipment expected in May

Heider Funck and Hansa Sails would like to make you aware of the popular Whaly boats from Holland. Perhaps you have seen some already at Yacht Clubs, marinas ... more here

2015 Midwinters turn out the best yet

A record entry of 22 boats picked the right year in which to attend on Jan. 30 to Feb. 1 as three days of mild weather and perfect sailing winds of 6 to 18 knots supplemented the unfailingly perfect hospitality and organization of the Lake Eustis Sailing Club (below). The competition was keen and exciting. World champions, Peter and Alex Rahn, showed their best form in winning the event for the fourth time in the past eight years. Results, Al's report and many pics (John Cole, Uncle Al) posted. More pics to follow soon.

2014 in Review!

This beautiful scene was just one of thousands of 2014's great North American Wayfarer moments, some of which Al will be showing as background at tonight's CWA Annual General Meeting at TS&CC. I have finally found a way not to waste that work I have put in on just one fleeting appearance as background. Click here to enjoy this show at your convenience in an album I have posted on Flickr.

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general information
the W Book  22  May 13
the W on video  22  May 13
the C.W.A.  12 Dec 14
the W.I.C.   2 Dec 14
CWA AGM 2013  24 Jan 13
the USWA SKIMMER  9 Oct 14

get W gear:  24 Nov 14
Wayfarer Market:  10 Feb 15
Events Calendar:    10 Feb 15
Wayfarer Links:  8 Oct 14
Weather:  8 Oct  02
Weekly Whiffle:   23 Feb 15
Uncle Al, CWA web master

Wayfarer Institute:  15 May  14
:) PWC repellent (:  4 May 11
Wayfarer Book orders

N.A. Rallies 00 - 14:   3 Sept 14
Intern'l Rallies:  13 Nov 14
Intern'l Rally 2015:  4 Feb 15
Cruising Tips:   15 Jan 05
Logs:   15 Dec 14

2013 Worlds:   13 Jan 14
Latest Seeds4 Feb 15
Regatta Reports:  13 Feb 15
Storer Trophy:   8 Dec 14

W nostalgia
events nostalgia:  17 Jan 15
W's fondly recalled:  17 Jan 15
Hughes Nughes:  27 Nov 07
Past Worlds:  30 Dec 13
Archives:  31 Jan 02
W History in Brief:  29 Nov 00
DM 2002:  1 Nov 02

Spirit Points
The CWA Spirit Awards files are updated and reflect an active Wayfarer year in North America.  Details here.

What's new with Nick & Marc at NP?
* Group orders of five MkIVs: free shipping: Marc
* new and used Hartleys in stock: Nick or Marc

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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:

15 Feb 15:  2015 Midwinters:  all John Cole pics now posted
141229:  issue 2014-4 of the SKIMMER is now posted
10 Dec 14:  2015 North Americans confirmed for Coburg YC July 25-26
5 Dec 14:  2015 Pumpkin Regatta confirmed for Oct. 3-4
2015 US Nats/Rock Hall
confirmed for June 19-21
24 Nov 14:  nostalgia log added: International Camp Cruise Norge 2000
23 Nov 14:  HOT III Regatta more, corrected results posted
9 Nov 14:  Old Brown Dog Regatta two reports, results & pics available
6 Nov 14:  HOT III Regatta all pics available, report, results & times posted
15 Oct 14:  Moe Fraser Distance Race: report added to results page
Pumpkin Regatta: all three pics albums now posted on Flickr
28 Sept 14: 2014 North Americans/Clark Lake: reports and 1994 nostalgia done
24 Sept 14: 2014 North Americans: pics all posted
16 Sept 14: 2014 North Bay: Long Distance Race pics posting underway
15 Sept 14: 2014 North Bay pics: Don Rumble Memorial pics posting done
23 July 14: 2014 Ontarios pics: posting done
26 June 14: 2014 Rock Hall Weekend: Jim Heffernan reports with pictures
23 June 14: 2014 Warm Water unedited pics posted via Flickr
2014 Ontarios unedited pics posted via Flickr
22 June 14: 2014 Warm Water results posted
19 June 14: 2014 Ontarios report now posted

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