AUTUMN PROGRAMME 1993
|Wednesday 6th October||
THE TOUGHEST YACHT RACE EVER
(Members only evening-numbers limited to 135)
As a follow up to his superb reports in the Daily Telegraph, Mike Calvin will recount his participation in the British Steel Challenge race on board Hoffbrau Lager.
|Wednesday 13th October||
HIGH SPEED NAVIGATION FOR LOW SPEED SAILORSCaptain Richard Bickford of British Airways compares navigation in somewhat different dimensions—not to say planes!
|Wednesday 20th October||
THE ATLANTIC RALLY FOR CRUISERS (ARC)Sail with Caribbean bound GXSA members Hugh and Angela Farrant. This time take the easy way across in Spring Gold II.
|Wednesday 27th October||
Anne and Dennis Kell recall their experiences of coastal and inland cruising throughout the British Isles.
(Come early and support the R.N.L.I. stall)
|Wednesday 3rd November||
AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTY MINUTESFounder of the successful Atlantic Rally for cruisers, Jimmy Cornell, will discuss the highlights and problems in organising his first Europa Round the World Rally.
|Wednesday 10th November||
KWENDA'S RETURNBy special request Gordon Wood, ably assisted by wife Rosemary and Gil Ireland, will tell of "every day a new experience" during Kwenda's return home from Bordeaux.
|Saturday 13th November||
SATURDAY SPECIAL - VISIT TO THE NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUMTo apply for this all day visit to Greenwich please put your name on the notice board.
|Wednesday 17th November||
SAIL MAKING AND SAIL CLOTHSIvan Bole of Arun Sails describes some of the whys and wherefores of producing good sails.
|Wednesday 24th November||
THE INSHORE LIFEBOATThe ups and downs of life on the Hayling Lifeboat by helmsman Roderick James. (Come early-your last chance to get your R.N.L.I. Christmas gifts)
|Wednesday 1st December||
THE TITANIC — 80 YEARS OF LEGENDDavid Hutchings will talk of the White Star Shipping Line and the fateful maiden voyage of its most famous ship, including accounts of survivors and recent diving discoveries.
|Wednesday 8th December||
CAST OFF FOR CHRISTMASMusic, Nautical Fun, Mince Pies and Mulled Wine.