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Just a quick note to remind everyone that tomorrow is the second of two winter training days that we are running for Cadets. Ed Impey is your coach tomorrow, ably assisted by Sophie. As Ed is a visiting, and very experienced, coach please make sure that you are on time - he doesn't want to hang...
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Well the season start is rapidly approaching, and it will soon be time for all Cadets to dust off your sailing kit and unpack your boats! You can perhaps start now if you have a chance during your half term holidays! As a reminder, we are running 2 winter training days for Cadets on Saturday 28th...
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Happy New Year to all South Cerney Cadets. I hope that you had a great holiday, and that you got all the sailing related presents you hoped for! We have already been pretty busy on your behalf getting boats repaired, organising event schedules and sorting out coaching plans. In addition, if you...
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No new boat for me this Christmas. I hung up my stocking, sent lots of hints but no new boat appeared on the day. Still: mustn't complain. I did look on 'Apollo Duck' though, to see what's available, and there are loads for sale at all prices. So if you're thinking of buying or upgrading a boat,...
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Hi Folks, Some more details regarding duties for next year, which I forgot to include in the note yesterday. First of all, thank you to those who have already signed up. You were certainly quick off the mark! When selecting duties, please can each family offer a balance of duties, including 2...
Yunus Jannaty's picture
Dear Cadets and Cadet Parents, Last Weekend (18th October) The Cadets put 4 boats on the water last weekend. The wind was so strong that 3 of the Cadets used cut down sails. Sophie (trainer) instructed the Cadets in rigging for strong winds and the use of a double tack instead of a gybe, which was...
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Dear Cadets and Cadet Parents, Last Weekend (11th October 2014) Last weekend we had 6 boats out for the last of the Autumn Trophy race days with racing delayed slightly because of no wind and then around 11am the winds filled in. We managed to get 2 races in before lunch and only 4 boats launched...
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Dear Cadets and Cadet Parents, Last Weekend (4th October) We got four boats (9 sailors) together for a morning sail, which apart from the rain was perfect weather for our exercises. The more experienced Cadets spent time doing rudderless sailing; this was Zack and Toby's first time and after...
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Dear Cadet and Cadet Parents, Last Weekend (27th September) - Autumn Trophy Race Day (2 of 2) Last weekend was another light wind day so much so that we cancelled the sailing and with 16 cadets present we changed the lines on all the club boats and tidied up the cadet area. Many thanks to those...
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Dear Cadets and Cadet Parents Last Weekend (20 September) Sailing last Saturday at the club was challenging given the light winds winds. However this gave the 9 Cadet boats a chance to practice their upwind sailing technique, tacking and starting under the expert guidance of Andrew Wallace and...

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