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by ssadmin
Tue Feb 19, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: News Archives
Topic: Topper Omega Boat 2018-06-25 Jack Moss
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Topper Omega Boat 2018-06-25 Jack Moss

Hi All So that you are all fully informed, your Shoestring Committee have decided to purchase a Topper Omega for 3276€ from RS Sailing in UK. The boat has had minimal use and has been stored in suitable storage under cover for the past few years. In essence we are buying a 6 year old boat in virtual...
by ssadmin
Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: News Archives
Topic: The Little Red Boat 2017-06-12
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The Little Red Boat 2017-06-12

We have been kindly given a small Sailboat which we will call Shoestring 5. We intend to berth it in front of CTD on a swing mooring. The boat will arrive next Friday for us all to have a sail in her. Whether to keep her or not will depend on the use it gets and how easily it sails but no doubt it w...
by ssadmin
Thu Nov 30, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: FOR SALE - RS Vareo Sail No.180
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Views: 7694

FOR SALE - RS Vareo Sail No.180

Very good condition, competition main sail, storm main sail (eighteen month-year-old), spinnaker, cover, combi-trailer (current ITV certificate), protective bag for rudder and centreboard, cover plus some extras. €2500 Reduced to €1750.00 Contact Grahame Michael Gannon at this email address: gmganno...
by ssadmin
Tue Nov 28, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: Past-Members
Topic: Gordon Love RIP
Replies: 0
Views: 7510

Gordon Love RIP

Today Sunday 9th of July 2017, several members of Shoestring and the Mobo group made their way across to Rojales crematorium to pay their respects to Gordon's wife Winnie and her family after the sudden passing of Gordon on Friday. The funeral was well attended by family and friends of Gordon with s...
by ssadmin
Tue Sep 26, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: the excellent videos of how to sail a dinghy
Replies: 1
Views: 2139

Re: the excellent videos of how to sail a dinghy

Thanks for your input Brian.
by ssadmin
Sat Jan 28, 2017 12:27 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Hairy Sailing on a windy day on Mar Menor
Replies: 2
Views: 2861

Re: Hairy Sailing on a windy day on Mar Menor

Haha Nice one Jack. Baptism of fire? water? for Sean
by ssadmin
Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: News Archives
Topic: Los Urutias and Back
Replies: 0
Views: 7427

Los Urutias and Back

You must read this if nothing else. http://shoestring-sailing.com/shoestrin ... 07/31/115/
John Down's report of a hairy day out on the Mar Menor.
by ssadmin
Tue Nov 29, 2016 8:10 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Leaving Shoestring
Replies: 1
Views: 2254

Re: Leaving Shoestring

I had heard that you were leaving the group Oakley. That'll be the second group you've had to leave, the Reef Band being the first. Shame but life goes on and I'm sure you won't be the last person to relocate back to the UK. If you can make it over to LA it would be great to see you again. Good Luck...
by ssadmin
Tue Nov 29, 2016 12:13 pm
Forum: Past-Members
Topic: Alex Hall
Replies: 2
Views: 2714

Alex Hall

Dear Shoestringers, I received the sad news that one of our honorary members Alec Hall passed away yesterday 26th Nov. You might not have met Alec as if my memory serves me right he only sailed with us one time, but had a massive input into the success of Shoestring. He was the person who gave to Sh...
by ssadmin
Fri May 27, 2016 6:29 pm
Forum: News Archives
Topic: AGM Item 15 AOB. 2016-05-07 Phil Roper
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Views: 7780

AGM Item 15 AOB. 2016-05-07 Phil Roper

Several members have requested background information relating to items under AOB. For full details and discussion, click here viewtopic.php?f=6&t=40