General, Training

Lake Garda Flying Week

The VISC, in its long lasting relationship with the Andrew Simpson Foundation (Bart’s Bash), has obtained favorable conditions for its members to join a sailing training week in their Andrew Simpson Sailing Center on the spectacular shores of Lake Garda. The location is Campione del Garda a renowned venue of excellence for watersports. The course… Continue reading Lake Garda Flying Week

General

Announcing the new VISC Committee 2018/2019 Season

Following the AGM held on Wednesday 21.11.18 the new VISC Executive Committee for 2018 / 2019 has been voted in as follows: Commodore                                    Peter McNeill Vice Commodore                       … Continue reading Announcing the new VISC Committee 2018/2019 Season

General

CleanSeas

The VISC Committee has chosen to support the CleanSeas campaign from the UN Environmental Agency. The CleanSeas campaign aims at engaging governments, the general public and the private sector in the fight against marine plastic pollution. The campaign is targeting the production and use of non-recoverable and single-use plastic. To do this effectively, CleanSeas needs everyone to be… Continue reading CleanSeas

Event, General

A sailor’s tale: the VISC sailor who sailed 1.000NM solo through the Med

The single-handed sailor As you all know, Eugen 'Like Crazy' Visan is working sailing hard to qualify for the next Mini-Transat race that is taking place in fall 2019. After participating in his second regatta in May, that brought him from Barcelona to Marseille (500NM - 6th place), he decided to take a break from… Continue reading A sailor’s tale: the VISC sailor who sailed 1.000NM solo through the Med

General, Other

VISC Sailing Season 2018 Offically Started

With today’s first Thursday evening sailing of 2018 the VISC sailing season has officially started. And what a start! With light winds, beautiful blue skies and temperatures around the mid 20s we had more than 26 people sailing on 13 boats. Check out the photos. Join us for Thursday sailing every week from now on… Continue reading VISC Sailing Season 2018 Offically Started