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‘JUMBUCK’ on the 5-ports Calpe – 19.11.2017

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Congratulation to Jumbuck for a great race on the 5-ports autumn series at Calpe. Doing first in her class.
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Sunny Spray Returns Home!

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After over 2.5 years cruising around the Atlantic, Sunny Spray sailed into Denia Port on Friday 27th October 2017. A few friends were there to welcome them home.

Click HERE to view a short video of their arrival.

All of Helma’s trip reports can be read at https://cbya.org/the-adventures-of-sunny-spray/

Welcome back Helma & Bob!

The Committee

October 2017

5 Clubs – Altea, 15 October2017

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Used a Get Out of Jail Free Card today

This second race in the autumn 5 Clubs series was hosted by RCN Altea, saw us playing this card to pick up a second place in Division B. read more →

Copa del Canal; Great Result – 09.10.2017

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Copa del Canal – Great Result – 09 October 2017 read more →

‘Sunny Spray’ Has Returned Home!!

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Helma & Bob Hermans arrived in Denia on Friday 27th October 2017 after  cruising around the Atlantic in their self built yacht “Sunny Spray” for almost THREE  years!! See a video of their arrival by clicking HERE

You can read all of their blogs below.

Helma & Bob would love to receive feedback on their reports. You can send them questions and comments via info@cbya.org
They will always try to give an answer in their next episode.

Meanwhile their progress can be followed on www.marinetraffic.com  – by entering SUNNYS PRAY or MMSI 244780434 read more →

Izzy & Piers – Sicilian Cruise Blog

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Izzy & Piers Armstrong enjoyed a cruise in Sicilian waters in June/July 2017.

Click HERE to read their amusing report.

 

‘JUMBUCK’ on the XXIX Trofeo Peñón de Ifach Race – 05.06.2017

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This annual event is also run by RCNC our home club, and takes its fleet of 50 yachts over from Calpe on the mainland to finish Race 1 at La Sabina on Formentera. Two nights of partying and it’s off again for Race 2, a return from La Sabina back to Calpe.
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‘JUMBUCK’ on foreign water – Skagen race 26.05.2017

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I’m lucky enough to be enjoying a long weekend in sunny Scandinavia – having flown up to Oslo, Norway to join some Viking pals for this race on Wednesday.
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Spring Series 5 Clubs – Calpe, 22 May 2017

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Light winds dominated over the weekend as our home club, Reale Club Nautico Calpe, hosted the last race in this Spring Series. The club overlaid the weekend with its own Rumbo Solidario Regatta, planning four windward / leeward races on Saturday and Sunday. The first of those four was chosen as the last 5 Clubs event. read more →

Palma Vela – The crossed fingers didn’t work……

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Simply out sailed – out classed. But what a fun event. Our team of ‘weekend warriors’ weren’t at all phased to be mixing it with some of the world’s best sailors, but afraid we didn’t do well. Not making any excuses as we made a few mistakes, but with the ORC rating we were placed in Division 1 where our competitors were typically 40′ or more, meant it was tough mixing it with them over such short courses.

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