Sailing Info

Don’t Forget the Useful CBYA Nautical Information!!

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Many people forget that the CBYA website has a load of useful information on all sorts of nautical issues.

Why not go to https://cbya.org/sailing-info/

Then scroll down below the weather chart to have a look now?

The Committee

March 2018

Xàbia will host its first “Nautical Weekend” in March 18

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Xàbia will host its first “Nautical Weekend” in March 18

The 1st Nautical Weekend Fair will take place on 24th and 25th March on Avenida Augusta, on the section that separates the interior marina with the canal. Entry will be totally free. Juan Fuentes, manager of Marina Nou Fontana, organiser of the fair, pointed out that “the fair will be a must for all lovers of the sea”.

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Licencia Federativa 2018

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FVCV_EMERGENCY INSTRUCTIONS

Licencia Federativa 2018

If you would like to take part in sailing with us, you must be a fully paid-up member of the CBYA , and have a Licencia Federativa which provides insurance cover.

Click on image below to enlarge for 2018 details.

Licencia Federativa Renewal 2018

If you have any queries call Rachel on 699 330 207

Your Smartphone Could Save Your Life at Sea

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Your smart phone can now save your life and spare you from your worst nightmare at sea!

Take a look at the latest OLAS device which can:

  •     Ensure all crew members are present

  •     Significantly increase the chance of self-rescue in a Man Overboard emergency

  •     Clearly and concisely transfer relevant information to the coast guard

  •     Monitor live navigation data whilst cruising or racing

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First Aid at Sea

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Dr Ron Shanson has given a couple of presentations to the CBYA regarding first aid at sea.

Please click HERE to download his most useful guideline notes.

The Committee

July 2017

What can the RYA do for you?

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The CBYA is affiliated to the RYA. You can access their website by clicking HERE.

You can view many of their videos and subscribe to their newsletter by clicking HERE.

By registering on their website you will have access to a wealth of useful sailing information.

Another benefit of your CBYA membership!

The Committee

July 2017

 

RYA Dinghy/Yacht Training Checklist

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A useful checklist for training – to view click HERE.

How to Reef when Sailing Downwind

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Here is a useful tip from Sailing Today!

How to reef while sailing downwind

Do You Know Your Sailing Flags?

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Do You Know Your Sailing Flags?

Maybe not? Well here is a good place to start if you are a regular race crew.

Left click over flags to open to see clearly or right click to save the file. There are 2 separate flag file pages below.

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The Committee

December 2016

Latest ISAF Racing Rules of Sailing Now Available

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Every four years, the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) updates the Racing Rules of Sailing. Currently we are racing under the 2013-16 rules, but after 1st January 2017  we will be racing under the 2017-20 rules.

You can download a pdf file of the RRS 2017-20 at http://www.sailing.org/documents/racingrules

Why not take a look and make sure that you are familiar with the rules?

The Committee

December 2016