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VHF Marine Radio Short Range Certificate (SRC) course and exam on 14 October – some places still left for VISC members

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

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Austrian license for landlocked waters theory course in English starting on 10 September 2018

Are you planning to learn sailing or would like to brush up on sailing terminology in English before your next sailing adventure? As a beginner you can join the BFA-Binnen course (Befähigungsausweis für Binnengewässer – License for landlocked waters). Together with the Hofbauer Sailing School, the VISC has invested a lot of time and effort… Continue reading Austrian license for landlocked waters theory course in English starting on 10 September 2018

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Anya and Dario win the VISC summer regatta 2018

20 enthusiastic sailors joined the VISC Summer Regatta 2018 and with fair winds sailed three races on the Alte Donau. Some very tricky wind shifts made it a challenging undertaking. 5 laps in total resulted in the following: Summer Regatta 2018 Race 1 Race 2 Race 3 Points Overall Placing Dario Oliaroso 1 3 4… Continue reading Anya and Dario win the VISC summer regatta 2018

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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