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    Memories from Argentario

    7 July 2016

    We have just sailed from Porto Santo Stefano to Sant Feliu De Guixols on the Costa Brava of Spain ready for an intensive PR program. The sail took 3 days and we were blessed with calm seas, some wonderful sunrises and sunsets and a whale sighting. ...
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    Updates from the harbour

    15 June 2016

    Having had a successful week at the Panerai event in Antibes with Eilean going that little bit faster we are out today sail training for Argentario Sailing Week. Some breeze today we hope that it holds for the coming days. ...
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    Another seasons is about to begin

    18 May 2016

    Late last week Eilean was hauled up the slip of Del Carlo shipyard in Viareggio in preparation for a paint job before our first regatta of the season at Les Voiles D'Antibes. Everything is go as we count the days before we set our sails and spread our wings for the south of France.
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    The sailing season is about to begin

    21 April 2016

    As is often the case for Eilean at this time of year we are engaged in a whole lot of maintenance. We have taken 50+ blocks off the boat, have taken each one of them apart and given the inside workings a careful inspection. The ash wood cheeks are all sanded and given a number of coats of varnish before re-assembly. At the same time we have taken some of the interior locker doors off and are giving them touch-ups where necessary. On board we have attacked the capping rail - the curved teak...
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    The last sailing of PCYC 2015

    1 October 2015

    A great week at the last PCYC event of the year. Regates Royales in Cannes...
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    Cannes diaries

    22 September 2015

    In our run up to Cannes we have a number of day-sails planned... Here are a few images.... From dreamland stranger here. ...
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    A CSR week end on Eilean!

    14 September 2015

    On Saturday we had a great day spent taking children out for a sail in Sanremo as part of our CSR program. This morning we have arrived in St Tropez where we are at anchor and head out for a sail tomorrow. ...
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    Last weeks of our Mediterranean season

    11 September 2015

    We have just left Viareggio for Sanremo, 100 miles distant, and will be motoring overnight. Then onto the French Riviera for the final weeks of our Mediterranean season... We'll keep you updated. ...
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    A month on Eilean

    4 September 2015

    We had a wonderful August on Eilean and we would like to share some pictures with you. After the event in Sicily we headed to Sardinia, Palma de Mallorca and then Barcelona before the Panerai Classic Yacht Challenge event in Mahon. We are looking forward to an amazing September where we will visit Sanremo to take out some children as part of our Corporate Social Responsibility Program, and then onto Cannes for the final Panerai regatta of the year.
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    Many miles away

    31 July 2015

    Our event in Sciacca, south Sicily, has come to an end and we are heading directly for Palma de Mallorca 506 nautical miles away. The first couple of days we are expecting light winds and then once we are west of Sardinia we could have 25-30 knots behind us. Hoping to have an epic sail. ...