Jonty Pearce

During our Friday evening three hour drive to Aurial, we reassured ourselves that Saturday would dawn still and sunny for our inauguaral 2015 sail. Gladly, it did, though I woke…

Dick Durham

“Scraping a burning surfaceinchesfrom your face while, lying on your back is a kind of torture” By the time the weather’s good enough to launch your boat, the novelty of…

Jim Mottram in Reservation

An emergency boarding ladder became essential kit for intrepid small boat cruiser Jim Mottram after he was knocked overboard while anchoring


2009 Vs 2010 season photographs. 2009 Cruised English Channel, 1000 miles, Blakes Tiger Xtra 2010 Cruised from Gosport to Scotland 1600 miles, Hemple Tiger Xtra and Ultrasonic Antifouling


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