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The 2019 OGA Photo Competition is open for entries. Whether you snap those special moments on a phone or take longer to plan the shot with a camera, make sure you enter the competition this year!

Ten trophies are awarded annually to OGA members from any Area. The trophies are presented at the AGM in January. It's time to nominate award winners for 2019 now!
The OGA Editor frequently receives book reviews for titles which may be of interest to Members. We publish the most recent ones here. Why not send a review of your favourite read to the Editor?

Put the date for the OGA AGM 2020 in your diary now and come to enjoy a weekend in Bristol, hosted jointly by the Bristol Channel and South West OGA Areas.

'Sailing by' continues to carry stories linked with OGA Cruises in Company. It carries updates from OGA fleets cruising in SW England, France, the Netherlands and Scotland along with associated 'tales of sail' including archive video, photos and related nautical writings.

The OGA has negotiated discounts for members with several organisations, providing additional benefits to your membership. Read on for more details . . .

In 2019 the 16th Reeuwijk Raid attracted a fleet of participating boats from England and the Netherlands for two very different days on the water. 

The nights are drawing in and although it's not Halloween yet, we hear that some people are already thinking about Christmas! If that's you, why not order your OGA Christmas cards now?

East Coast Gaffers enjoyed a new event for small boats 13 - 15 September with eight boats joining in the gentle sailing on the River Alde.

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    Editor's update: 17 October, 2019

    As the nights draw in, why not sort out your photos and enter the OGA competition now! While thinking back to the summer, do send in your reports to share with other members, here on the website and in the next issue of Gaffers Log, copy deadline 25 October. We're always keen to welcome new members, so why not think of joining us? Signing up now gives membership right through until January 2021! Grab that bargain now.

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