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June 4-5: Bayview One-Design Regatta, Detroit, MI
June 4-5: Mayor's Cup Regatta, Greensboro, NC
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general information
the W Book  22  May 13
KISS Your Dinghy  29 Apr 16
the W on video  22  May 13
the C.W.A.  17 Feb 16
the U.S.W.A.  11Oct 15

the W.I.C.   2 Dec 14
CWA AGM 2016  10 Dec 15
USWA SKIMMER  17 March 16

get W gear:  22 Jan 16
Wayfarer Market:  6 May 16
Events Calendar:   3 May 16
Wayfarer Links:  9 April 2016
Weather:  8 Oct  02
Weekly Whiffle:   2 May 16
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Wayfarer Institute:  12 Jan 16
:) PWC repellent (:  4 May 11

N.A. Rallies 00 - 16:  19 Feb 16
Intern'l Rallies: 
9 Oct 15
Intern'l Rally 2016:  9 Oct 15
Cruising Tips:   15 Jan 05
Logs:   17 March 16

2013 Worlds:   13 Jan 14
Latest Seeds13 Feb 16
Regatta Reports:  7 May 16
Storer Trophy:   14 Nov 15

W nostalgia
events nostalgia:  7 May 16
W's fondly recalled:  20 Oct 15
Hughes Nughes:  15 Jan 16
Past Worlds:  30 Dec 13
Archives:  18 Jan 16
W History in Brief:  29 Nov 00


New Rules for Storer Trophy competition in 2016


Event Eligibility: Any open (as opposed to intra-club) North America-based regatta or distance race scored using App. A of the RRS in which at least six (6) boats raced can be counted towards a helm’s Storer score.

Event categories: There will be five (5) Gold ... (more here)

(160418)  Events Whiffle returns after 8-year hiatus

(160428)   Help wanted by CWA Advertising Secretary

From: Steph Romaniuk []
Sent: Thursday, April 28, 2016 6:49 PM

I made a list of the benefits an advertiser would have if they advertised with us: Here is what I have so far:  more here

Twenty-first century cruise planning

Cinching the 2012 Lansdowne Spittoon — jointly
  Greetings, Wayfarer sailors. We are planning cruises a new way! Go to the Cruising Arm of the US Wayfarer Association. From there, go to the related cruise event forums. Have a look.  more here

Pughs Shine at Midwinters
(160213) Oakville's David and Anne Pugh topped a fleet of 21 boats in the 2016 U.S. Nationals, hosted Jan. 29-31 by the Lake Eustis SC as part of our annual Florida Midwinters.  Midwinters coverage now completed

KISS Your Dinghy

(160429) Uncle Al's answer to The Wayfarer Book has arrived. Printing has been done in full colour and the book look pretty darn nice. Spiral bound for easier use as a reference book. More here.

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recently posted on the Whiffle Web:

11 April 2016: Conestoga Weekend details & registration link now posted
8 April 2016:  HOT V is a go for 2016 - more here
20 March 2016: Rock Hall 2015: a few more memories from Mike Babowicz
17 March 2016: Winter 2016 SKIMMER posted
Mike Babowicz mini-log posted: a March 2016 sail on the Chesapeake
19 Feb 2016: Midwinters: Solo Regatta results & report posted
Cayo Costa Rally: all pics available thus far have been posted
18 Jan 2016: W1445 enquiry unearths tons of fine memories in July 1976 SKIMMER
12 Jan 2016: Mike Duncan (W10962) contributes to our centreboard knowledge:
a better brake and the anatomy of the Mk IV board

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