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Update on COVID-19 situation and mitigation measures during and after VISC sailing events

Dear sailors, We have been informed that one of our members who attended last Thursday sailing session on 1 October tested positive for SARS CoV-2 over the weekend. Health authorities are notified and required protocol was followed, with no further measures required for the VISC. Nonetheless, in a proactive effort to ensure safety of our… Continue reading Update on COVID-19 situation and mitigation measures during and after VISC sailing events

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Use of the VISC WhatsApp Group “VISC Sailing Community”

Dear Club Members, We remind all club members that the club’s WhatsApp group “VISC Sailing Community” is for club and sailing related messages only. If officers of the committee feel messages do not fall into this category you will be requested to delete those messages and you are kindly requested to act upon these requests… Continue reading Use of the VISC WhatsApp Group “VISC Sailing Community”

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Increased COVID-19 mitigation measures during VISC sailing events – masks to be worn

Dear sailors, As you are all aware, few days ago the Austrian authorities have increased the COVID-19 alert for Vienna to ‘orange’ and have urged increasing adherence to safety measures, including avoiding gathering in groups, respecting the one-meter physical distancing and the use of masks. The VIC-based organizations are also increasing their measures accordingly. Therefore,… Continue reading Increased COVID-19 mitigation measures during VISC sailing events – masks to be worn

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VISC Adriatic Sailing Week 2020

ASW 2020 Update 30th September 2020 Unfortunately, this event is now postponed to 2021. More information on this link: https://visc.at/programme/adriatic-week/ UPDATE 11 July 2020:    Dear Sailors,   Just over 3 months to go and fingers remain crossed that the pandemic situation continues to improve.   We now have 42 paid deposits and 4 further pending bookings so… Continue reading VISC Adriatic Sailing Week 2020

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New Thursday Sailing Arrangements

Update 5/10/2020 Attention! The Thursday Sailing race series has now officially ended. Thus, Thursday sailing is finished for this year, so no sailing on 8th October. But do not fret, evening sailing can continue until end of October. The new club day for sailing is Tuesday (13th, 20th, 27th October), starting at the earlier time… Continue reading New Thursday Sailing Arrangements

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Club Catamaran Ready for Sailing

We're please to announce the VISC's favourite sailing boat, the club's own catamaran, is back ready for sailing again. The catamaran is back in Podersdorf at the newly renovated dry moorings behind Mobilheimplatz Podersdorf. For full details and to book the catamaran go to sailing on our club catamaran. We encourage club members to use… Continue reading Club Catamaran Ready for Sailing

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UPDATE: Covid-19 and the 2020 VISC Programme

12th May 2020: The latest version of our 2020 VISC Programme is here.  Covid-19 means we need to be flexible and your committee will try to continue with as many of the planned events as possible. The Spring Regatta has unfortunately been cancelled and the trip to Lake Balaton is now postponed to the autumn.… Continue reading UPDATE: Covid-19 and the 2020 VISC Programme

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Sorry – just testing (resent posts/emails sent by Meri Hakaoja)!

Dear sailors! Please disregard the last four posts/emails sent by Meri Hakaoja. These were only sent by accident in connection with some tests for our ongoing website improvement project! We are sorry for the inconvenience; please just delete these emails. Best regards, Andreas Wippel, Logkeeper

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Update on Liga In The City 2020

Dear racing sailors! Finally the Liga in the City 2020 could be confirmed to happen on the weekend 4 to 6 September 2020. We will sail with boats and format of the Austrian Bundesliga.The key facts are:New date: Saturday/Sunday 5/6 September with the possibility to train on Friday 4 September New location: Segelschule Hofbauer powered by Boats2Sail,… Continue reading Update on Liga In The City 2020