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Easter Saturday found local winklebrigs racing with visiting OGA small boats. Despite the breezy weather and chilly outlook, there was a good turnout with an excellent welcome from the Tollesbury Sailing Club and Kings Head Pub.

First created in 1939, this race was stopped during World War II and ran again from 1947 to 1981. It was revived two years ago and will run again from Plymouth in 2014 from  29 July to 8 August.

We've received details of this event, run by the British Classic Yacht Club and Royal Dart YC. It promises to be a good weekend, for anyone in sailing distance of Dartmouth 20 - 22 June, 2014. This News item contains the Notice of Race and further details.

We've received information from Phil Robertson about this year's Tarbert Traditional Boat Festival with a special additional attraction in the form of a Viking theme with the Loch Fyne Viking Festival. All traditional boats are welcome from 25 June until the weekend.

Solent Secretary, Marion Shirley, reports on the OGA's youngest member, taking advantage of the Easter Friday sunshine.