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Browsing Archive: September, 2011

All aboard the J 80!

Posted by Peter Barnes on Thursday, September 22, 2011, In : Sailing 

I'm the fellow in the blue, sitting on the port side. Our instructor is clutching the jib.

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What a summer!

Posted by Peter Barnes on Tuesday, September 20, 2011, In : Sailing 
Fifty eight sailing trips so far this year. From the new-old Mirror to a trip out on J80 at the Southampton boat show. That's a laugh sailing that with all the experts looking on and ferries whizzing past. Wow, did I really do that? Yes- and I talked to my old pal Sam Llewellyn about how he inspired the trip in Jack de Crow (see the book review page for those).
There is a tall boat trip from Southampton to France and back on 5th Oct - four nights for only £99. I'm gutted that I have to play t...
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