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Tides for Quarry Bay

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In light of the ongoing Covid-19 situation and continued uncertainty regarding international border openings, the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club has had to make the difficult decision to cancel . . .

 

Boris Herrmann is Germany's best-known sailing athlete and one of 33 skippers who set off to sail 45,000 kilometers non-stop around the planet in the Vendée Globe . . .

 

The Hong Kong Maritime Museum has marked 2021 with the appointment of the renowned historian, Joost Schokkenbroek, as its new director . . .

 

The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club has been thrilled with the support that the Youth Foiling World Cup has received from fellow sailing clubs around the world and also from Persico 69F . . .

 

The morning of Sunday, the 6th of December 2020, was bright and sunny but slightly hazy as the Aberdeen Boat Club’s committee boat dropped anchor between Repulse Bay and Round Island . . .

 

Hong Kong Customs and the Marine Police mounted a joint operation and detected a suspected speedboat-related smuggling case in Sha Tau Kok on the 3rd of December . . .

 

The Hebe Haven Yacht Club’s Monsoon Winter Series 2020 has attracted a fairly consistent number of boats to date. There were 17 starters for Races 1 & 2 and 17 for Races 4 & 5 . . .

 

Youth sailing was again the winner after great competition at the Southside Open Dinghy Regatta 2020, organised by the Aberdeen Boat Club over the weekend of the 28th and 29th of November 2020 . . .

 

It was overcast and murky, yet there was talk ashore of Force 4 or 5 winds, blowing from the northeast. Certainly worth getting excited about . . .

 

With an easterly airstream affecting southern China, winds on Sunday, the 15th of November 2020, were, as predicted by the Observatory, Force 4 with gusts in the 20s. Not surprisingly . . .

 

It was a beautiful sunny afternoon as Hebe One dropped anchor in Port Shelter in preparation for Race 3 – an islands race – of the Monsoon Winter Series 2020 . . .

 

It was somewhat overcast as the 150 boats and 188 sailors convened in Port Shelter on Saturday, the 31st of October, for the first day of racing in the Sun Hung Kai Scallywag Foundation Open Dinghy Regatta 2020 . . .

 

Conditions had stabilised for the first race of the Waglan Series 2020-21, held on Sunday, the 4th of October 2020, after a blustery week . . .

 

The No.3 warning signal, issued on Friday for Typhoon Saudel, was lowered at 0910 on Saturday morning allowing Races 1 & 2 of the Hebe Haven Yacht Club’s Monsoon Winter Series 2020 to go ahead. Seventeen boats turned out for the start inside Port Shelter. . .

 
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