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Poole Harbour Commissioners donate to Julia’s House

Poole Harbour Commissioners have presented a cheque for £500 to Julia’s House, the children’s hospice charity dedicated to bringing comfort and care to families across Dorset and Wiltshire. The donation, made by Jim Stewart, Chief Executive of Poole Harbour Commissioners came about following the success of Poole Harbour Boat Show 2017, in association with Sunseeker, which saw more than 30,000 ...

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Huge cuttlefish mural for National Marine Week

The UK’s extraordinary marine life is being celebrated with a colossal mural of a cuttlefish to mark the start of National Marine Week which runs from 29 July to 13 August. The outdoor painting will create a landmark in the historic seaside city of Portsmouth. Artist ATM aims to highlight the exotic and unusual creatures found close to our coasts. ...

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VIDEO: Back to their roots

Zhik, the innovative sailing apparel specialist, is returning to its roots as the official clothing sponsor of the 2017 McDougall McConaghy Moth World Championships. And, ten years on, the Moths are returning to their spiritual home on Lake Garda.   Zhik and the International Moth class are virtually synonymous with each other. When foiling came along Zhik was the class’s ...

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AQUA GO

The Chatham Aqua Go range of footwear for women is designed for active, water-based activities. These high-performance shoes are lightweight with ultra-grip in wet conditions. Reef and Tide are the latest styles featuring durable leather upper and shock-absorbing, non-slip and non-marking sole, in a lace-up trainer. In the men’s Aqua Go range, the collection features Mist Aqua Go G2 (lace up) and Breaker Aqua Go G2 (Velcro). ...

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LIVERPOOL ANNOUNCES TEAM ENTRY IN CLIPPER RACE

Liverpool 2018, Liverpool City Council’s newest international destination campaign, will be a team entry in the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race, which starts in just under a month, on August 20, from the city’s historic Albert Dock. We are pleased to reveal that Liverpool 2018, Liverpool City Council’s newest international destination campaign, will be a team entry in ...

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FAST40+ One Ton Cup

This September, the FAST40+ Class will compete for the prestigious One Ton Cup for the second time. Created by the Cercle de la Voile de Paris (CVP – Paris Yacht Club) in 1899, the One Ton Cup is steeped in history and reputation in the world of yacht racing. Winners of the Cup include many legends in the sport of ...

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Natasha up for the challenge

Adventurer Natasha Lambert BEM has successfully become the youngest disabled woman to skipper a yacht from Scotland to Ireland. Her grand adventure started from, South East Scotland on Monday at 1030. Six hours later Natasha triumphantly sailed into Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland. Natasha, who has artheroid cerebral palsy, is unable to use conventional controls. Instead she steers and controls the sails ...

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Lendy Finance Challenge draws entries to Lendy Cowes Week

Professionals from some of the country’’s largest financial institutions will be making their way to the world’’s most famous sailing regatta in two weeks, to do battle in the Lendy Finance Challenge, sponsored by Lendy. Organised in partnership between Cowes Week Ltd and Sunsail, the Official Charter Sailing Partner of Lendy Cowes Week, 17 teams have already confirmed their entry ...

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