The Cherub class is doing well here in Australia, with over 40 boats turning out for the titles. Cherubs are designed to allow innovation and at a min hull weight of 51 kgs a fair bit lighter than its contemporaries. The class has a great fun and slightly anarchistic (read Skiff) culture. They are sailed by mostly young crews 16 – 30 yrs old, but some older guys and ladies still engaged. They are worth checking out.
Great work form Ollie Hartas, who when he isn’t sailing his Cherub, 18 foot skiff or otherwise, is a videographer specialis…
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“The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive.” – Orange Hitler
As the Arctic warms and sea ice cover retreats, the erosion of permafrost coastlines is accelerating, scientists with NASA, the USGS and academic institutions say. In a…
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You will definitely have a grand time with fun packed activities while staying in one of the Dorset holiday cottages. Dorset is a great place to treat your family or friends after being occupied with professional stuff for a long period of time. Here, you will never run out of places to visit, restaurants to try and activities to take pleasure in, especially if you book in one of the Dorset holiday cottages. These holiday cottages offer fantastic self-catering accommodations and excellent customer service from well-trained staff. Also, these holiday cottages boast a pet-friendly atmosphere and have ample parking spaces exclusively for guests.
Since Dorset holiday cottages are ideally located near famous tourist destinations, you will have no problem getting around and enjoying the best that life has to offer. Here are some attractions that you may want to try while staying in one of the holiday cottages in Dorset.
Poole Harbour is the best place for Poole windsurfing and can be easily reached from the Dorset holiday cottages. If you are a surfing enthusiast who loves to try out thrilling adventures, Poole Windsurfing can give you a breathtaking experience that you will never forget. Poole Windsurfing has highly skilled personnel to assist, teach and let you enjoy windsurfing. A day of windsurfing at the Poole Harbour will give you enough exhilaration to leave you yearning for the comfort of your holiday cottages. Windsurfers are encouraged to start early in the morning and call in to make arrangements. Activities are dependent on tidal waves and weather.
Shell Bay Water Sports
If you are staying in one of the Dorset holiday cottages in close proximity to Studland in Dorset, you may want to visit and try out activities at Shell Bay Water Sports. This company provides different activities for the whole family to enjoy. If you are with your friends or family, make sure to pick the right package that suits the size and desires of your group. These could either be half-day or whole-day activities that you could spread on several days. The company is located at the entrance of Poole harbour and is easily accessible from the holiday cottages. Windsurfing, Powerboats and Motorcruisers are offered for guests as well. You can even hire the Motorcruiser to take you to the beautiful Channel Island.
The Rockley Watersports is a business that is run by a family, where you can take your children for a fun-packed day-out in Dorset. The company is managed by couple Peter and Lis Gordon. They provide superb activities that are designed for families with little ones along. This business commenced1976 and has gained strong following with its pristine reputation of giving the finest customer service and a fine line of enjoyment for the holidaying families.