Level 3 Training Log

CV20 OneDLL Gosport Marina

2 Clipper Yachts – CV6 Geraldton Western Australia & CV20 OneDLL

2 Race Skippers (Sean and Vicky)

750 Nautical Miles (Tidal)

6 days onboard

40 night hours

2 races (Gosport – Le Harve – Portland Bill – Gosport & Gosport – Dover Straits – Isle of Wight – Gosport)

Plenty of drills, including man overboard at night, reefs in, reefs out, sails up, sails down

Clipper 13-14 Race Training1 sunbathingly sunny morning

1/2 hour sleep

0 showers (Lots of baby wipes)

0 lobster pots (many near misses :))

Lots of chocolate – still no doughnuts

24th – 30th May 2013

Level 1 Training Log

Yacht ‘CV8’ De Lage Landen Clipper 68 foot Cutter Rig Sloop

Wind Max F7

402 Nautical Miles (Tidal)

7 days on board

12 night hours

Gosport – Solent (Training) – Weymouth – Dartmouth – Cowes – Gosport

Countless tacks, gybes, reefs in, reefs out, head sail changes and man overboard drills

4  bunks

Innumerable cups of tea and coffee

Unlimited supply of doughnuts (well… I think we ran out on the last day)

RYA Competent Crew and Level 1 Clipper training certificates achieved

1 encounter with the ankle breaker

7-14 September 2012


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