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03 Dec: CBYA CRYSTAL JUBILEE – DECEMBER INTERVIEW – HUGH EPSOM

Our final Crystal Jubilee interview is with our current Chairman, Hugh Epsom…. Why did you join the CBYA? We joined the CBYA soon after moving to Jávea in 2011 for two reasons – I enjoy sailing, and we wanted to…

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05 Nov: CBYA CRYSTAL JUBILEE – NOVEMBER INTERVIEW – GRAHAM HUSTLER

First a little history…. I have been around boats and water most of my life – since the age of 16 – be it water-skiing competitions, power boat racing, dinghy racing, windsurf racing, or cruiser racing. I started water skiing…

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11 Oct: Did This Happen?

Relative to the Diana Jarvis Crystal Jubilee interview, we thought that you might find this bit of CBYA history of interest… The Committee October 2020

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29 Sep: CBYA CRYSTAL JUBILEE – OCTOBER INTERVIEW – DIANA JARVIS

Why did you join the CBYA? The opportunity to learn to sail nice yachts! Yes please? My waypoints to the CBYA included canoeing, Enterprises, Junks, windsurfers, metal assault boats, RIBs, and a lifetime passion for scuba diving. What was a…

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05 Sep: CBYA CRYSTAL JUBILEE – SEPTEMBER INTERVIEW – IZZY & PIERS ARMSTRONG

Why did you join the CBYA? Having owned a house in the area for 12 years and visited on a regular basis, we had decided that, with retirement from Saudi Arabia in April 2003, and permanent residence, selling up and…

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07 Aug: CBYA CRYSTAL JUBILEE – AUGUST INTERVIEW – TANYA & PETER ENGLISH

Why did you join the CBYA? Because we were interested in sailing on the Costa Blanca. We both enjoy sailing and wanted to meet other fellow sailors with the same passion – we were also looking for more opportunities to…

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08 Jun: Social Fun with the CBYA

The CBYA, and formally the CBBC, has always run some great social activities. Here is an example of a highly-successful, past “Last Night of the Proms” party! Maybe we should repeat the theme in 2021? The Social Team June 2020

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07 Jun: CBYA CRYSTAL JUBILEE – JUNE INTERVIEW – BRENDA BATES

As part of our CBYA Crystal Jubilee celebrations, each month we are going to hear from a member who has made a significant contribution to our club. This month we are are publishing some memories from Brenda Bates. My first introduction…

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13 May: Fun with the Costa Blanca Boat Club.

Further to Dr Ron’s recently-published interview , we thought that you might enjoy reading about some of the past activities of  CBBC members. The Committee May 2020