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Portland Marina dry stack nearing completion

The new 120-boat dry stack facility at Portland Marina is nearing completion, and will be fully operational in time for Easter. Suitable for boats up to 9.9m long, there are spaces designed for RIBs and also boats with cabins. The dry stack service includes unlimited launches through the year, and at £432 per metre for an annual berth it is ...

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VIDEO: Turn the Tide on Plastic sail past ‘ghost boat’

A ‘ghost ship’ abandoned following a dramatic rescue in the Pacific in October 2017 provides a close encounter for a boat competing in the Volvo Ocean Race… In October 2017, two sailors from Hawaii and a dog were rescued by the US Navy from their cruising sail boat, ‘Sea Nymph’, 1000 miles off the coast of Japan after drifting at ...

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New Selva dealer for Devon

Selva Marine have told All at Sea about a new dealership for the Salcombe area. SW Marine Store can be found next to West End Garage on the main road into town, and so is ideal for those boaters filling up with fuel before heading to town. Duncan and Emily will not only stock those essential grab-and-go items, but will also offer ...

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VIDEO: FAST40+ Season kicks off this April

The 2018 FAST40+ Season kicks off this April with 10 teams confirmed for the full season, and more for headline events. The fast-action owner driver class welcomes back its current members, and offers a warm reception to new teams to the circuit, notably Niklas & Catherine Zennstrom’s Rán Racing. The international teams from England, the Netherlands, Scotland, South Africa and ...

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Foiling frenzy at the RYA Dinghy Show

If you want to learn more about foiling then make sure you head to the RYA Dinghy Show, presented by Suzuki, in association with Yachts & Yachting and Gill (3-4 March, Alexandra Palace, London). Foiling in is a hot topic at the moment so with that in mind this years’ show has lots of foiling fun lined up. Head to ...

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Big plans afoot for the Round Hayling Race

The annual Round Hayling Race is having a massive makeover to transform it into the Hayling Island Sailing Club Boardsports Festival with much greater reach and broader activities for all ages to enjoy. The event is being opened up to include windsurfers, SUPs and a number of the canoe classes (OC1, OC2 and OC6). The aim is for the event ...

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ASAP Fareham now open for business

Despite the bitterly cold weather, the sun shone for the official opening of the ASAP Supplies, Fareham branch. Attending the ribbon cutting drinks reception included representatives from British Marine, Mercator Media, Euro Car Parts, Arleigh International, ASAP Beccles and Fareham and included a tour of both the Euro Car Parts and ASAP facility Arleigh International’s Darren Cook commented that: “The ...

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Momentous Season Ahead

The J/111 Northern European Class (J/111 NE Class ) has a full programme of events for 2018. The sleek, speedy, one-design 36 footer is the ultimate one design flexible race boat. The Northern European circuit offers friendly yet highly competitive one-design racing over eight months. The showcase event will be the J/111 World Championship, to be held at WV Breskens, ...

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95th anniversary celebrations for the Solent Sunbeam class

A special regatta weekend of racing and an anniversary party has been planned for the 95th birthday of the Solent Sunbeam class. This year will see the Solent Sunbeam class celebrate 95 years on the water with a weekend of back to back races at Itchenor Sailing Club on 26-27 May and an anniversary party on 27 May. This pretty, ...

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