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Coming up for Wayfarers
New date!!! Oct 24-25:  WoW Regatta, Wamplers Lake, MI
  The 2020 Old Brown Dog Regatta has had to be cancelled.
The gang at Catawba YC will try again, same time, next year.


Wayfarer Market:  19 Oct 20Events Calendar:  7 Oct 20
Wayfarer Links:  29 Dec 19
Weather:  1 June 19
CWA web master:

general W info:  10 July 20 
CWA Minutes:  25 Aug 20
get W gear:  29 Dec 19
the Wayfarer Book  17 Dec 19
KISS Your Dinghy  10 Sept 20
the W on video  5 Dec 18
the C.W.A.  18 June 20

the U.S.W.A. 
6 Sept 20
the W.I.C.   15 Oct 20
CWA AGM 2019  15 Jan 19
Wayfarer Institute:  15 Oct 20

N.A. Rallies 00 - 19:  7 Oct 20
Int'n'l Rallies:  4 April 20
Cruising Tips:   15 Jan 05
Logs:  24 Aug 20

2019 Worlds:  11 Jan 20
Latest Seeds13 Feb 20
Regatta Reports:  12 Oct 20
Storer Trophy:   9 Nov 19

Ken Jensen Recalls:  27 Mar 19
events nostalgia:  17 Oct 20

W's fondly recalled:  5 Oct 20
Hughes Nughes:  15 Jan 16
Past Worlds:  25 Jan 20
Archives:  18 Jan 16
W History in Brief:  29 Nov 00

:) PWC repellent (:  4 May 11
Rebels.on.line:  25 Nov 18
LUMAS (French study guides)

New Black Skimmer Team Succeeds in Mayor's Cup

Jim Cook and daughter, Nora (14), sailing Black Skimmer W10873 are the Wayfarer winners of Lake Townsend YC's 43rd Mayor's Cup regatta that was belatedly held Sept. 26-27, 2020 after postponement from its early June date. More here.

Farewell to beloved Wayfarer, Conny Steennis W10445. More here.
(l to r) Uncle Al, Ton and Conny at the 2008 Rally on Hermit Island

Midwinters "Tween Week" Rally Set for Cedar Key in 2021

more info here

Uncle Al's Archives Repairaaa
I will keep you posted here as to my various categories of alphabetical progress:

done as of 17 Oct 2020:
* Rock Hall plus archives to end of GWB Regattas
* N.A. Rallies to end of  2009

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W Market capsule
(19 Oct 2020)
racing sails for sale
* used racing Mk IV
racing gear wanted
* used spinnaker
* used sails, spi gear
* rudder

  boats for sale

* W3941 Mk1 - Parry Sound
* Mk 2 in Peterborough

* 5 club Wayfarers at TSCC
racing gear for sale
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the Wayfarer Educational Book Nook

the Wayfarer Book

(2019.12.17) From racing to reefing, The Wayfarer Book covers it all. A technical masterpiece now in its 5th edition. Contact our Wayfarer Book Man, Bob Brown for info and ordering.

KISS Your Dinghy

(2020.09.17)   KISS Your Dinghy - the KISS principle at its finest. Uncle Al's less complex and beautifully illustrated companion to The Wayfarer Book. Spiral bound for easier reference. U.K. edition now available. All options now posted.
As for the UK edition: you pay Al via PayPal > Al sends your mailing address to Mike Porter who ships the books.
Print self-rescue, halyards updates to editions 1 and 2 here.

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recently posted on the Whiffle Web:
28 Sept 2020: W938 The Nutshell has been sold. Welcome to the Wayfarer family, Keith Dyke
10 Sept 2020: my fix-up march through the events archives has reached the end of Cottonwood
30 Aug 2020: KISS Your Dinghy U.K. edition is now available - details here
25 Aug 2020: Calendar updated; CWA meeting Minutes posted
23 July 20: WISP Rally 2009 coverage refurbished
16 July 20: * Rallies review with dozens of pics returned to their correct rotation, permanently, I hope and expect!!