Saturday 16th August 2014 saw Quartette off on her Canal-du-Midi trip from Sete (Frontignan marina) to Carcassonne, Toulouse, then on to Bordeaux. Once again she is de-masted and converted into… Read More »SC2014 – Quartette and the Canal du Midi!
Details of Club cruising activities in UK, France, Ireland, Holland, Spain and Italy.
I am going to call this post Work in Progress (WIP) until the cruise is complete since life is forever changeable! In particular covid travel rules may change at short… Read More »Essential details for Summer Cruise 2022 WIP
Why join PYC? I retired in 2019, at what seemed like the relatively young age of 55. I had not planned it but, as someone once told me, “it will just happen,… Read More »Why I joined PYC and my first Club Sail to Cowes
“Light airs” is the polite way of expressing that there is hardly a puff of wind to carry you along and this was our Saturday afternoon’s experience when Ted Sankey… Read More »Even RelaX can be becalmed in the Solent
A New PYC Member enjoys a Weekend on RelaX: I always enjoy the freedom of a weekend on the Solent. It usually means I’m free from the responsibilities of being… Read More »A New PYC Member enjoys a Weekend on RelaX
Having left Brittany behind, plans to visit the Normandy ports on the Cherbourg peninsula were scuppered by UK Covid regulations, and we headed for Jersey instead. While we enjoyed our stay in… Read More »Sailing Otaria from Guernsey to Portland/Weymouth – Coming Home
There are many challenges faced by a Club Skipper, but few so great as commanding a crew with several thousand more nautical miles in their combined logbooks than he.… Read More »West Country Summer Cruise: 14 – 21 August in RelaX