Archive for June, 2007
Fourteen people were rescued from the 55ft race boat Bounder when her keel reportedly fell off two and half miles south of St Catherine’s Point off the Isle of Wight this afternoon. The crew were airlifted off safely and taken to Lee on Solent. None was hospitalised. The yacht reportedly sank after the rescue. The […]
The ISA (Irish Sailing Association) announced today, 25th June 2007, that the J80 Keelboat will be the boat of choice for its new SailFleet initiative. In total eight J80 Keelboats will be purchased by SailFleet Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the ISA. Robert Dix, ISA President explained, “SailFleet will provide great opportunities to expand […]
This is one way to launch a boat, I suppose….Note the guy on the port aft platform. More pictures and info here.
IRL 3320 Smoke has arrived, going to the George.