We've decided for this years VISC Adriatic Week to go back to Split. From 20th till 27th October the VISC club will spend the week on a match fleet of Bavaria 40S yachts. Starting from Split on mainland Croatia we will sail and race around the beautiful islands of Solta, Brac, Hvar and Vis. This is… Continue reading VISC Adriatic Week 2018
This was the fourth time the club has organized a full week of sailing activities in Croatia and the seventh time in succession we have visited the area at this time of year. This year the format was changed to a single inclusive event over seven days, chartering a ten boat matching fleet of Bavaria… Continue reading Adriatic Week 21 – 28 October 2017
The VHF Marine Radio is an international open communication system and it is vital to understand the rules and correct procedures. By law any operator of a VHF marine radio or DSC equipment must be holder of an appropriate qualification. The VHF Marine Radio Short Range Certificate (SRC) is the minimum qualification on any yacht… Continue reading VHF Marine Radio Short Range Certificate (SRC) course and exam on 14 October – some places still left for VISC members
On 1st and 2nd September we were racing at the second and last session of the Regional Liga Ost in Rust. Although the weather was as bad as the forecast – only with less wind - we had great fun and again an amazing learning curve. “We” is in that case: Eduardo, Christian, George and… Continue reading Showdown in Rust – RLO Session 2
Eugen Visan is 60 hours into the race and just past halfway. Overnight he has given up a very southerly position and is in eight (last) place out of eight Mini-Transat boats still racing from 11 that started. Let's see what the second half of the race will bring. He is currently 30 miles behind… Continue reading IV MINI MARE NOSTRUM 2018 – Eugen’s position
Enjoying Friday after-work.
With a fresh breeze on Saturday and a moderate one on Sunday team Sunbeam was competing at the first Regionalliga weekend at Union Yachtclub Neusiedl... right in front of Mole West. Although we were ranked 8 of 8 it was a big success... all goals achieved, which were: maximum fun for all of us -… Continue reading Team Sunbeam 22.1 raced at the first Regional Liga weekend on 7 and 8 July