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Tides for Quarry Bay

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The second Covid-19 wave caused the postponement of Races 5, 6 & 7 in the UK Sailmakers Typhoon Series. However, a relaxation of restrictions meant that these races were held on the 26th & 27th of September 2020 . . .

 

The first international cruise company to resume operations, Dream Cruises, re-started its operations of Explorer Dream on the 26th of July . . .

 

The forecast of an easterly 14 to 19 knots for the morning and south easterly 13 to 17 knots in the afternoon, gusting to 23 knots, looked promising, apart from the rain . . .

 

To all boaters, yachties and sea-lovers, Disabled Sailing Thailand is organising Phuket's first Boat Splash on the 21st of October 2020 . . .

 

World Sailing’s Election Committee overseeing the 2020 Election of World Sailing’s Officers is pleased to announce the Presidential and Vice-Presidential Candidates standing for election this October . . .

 

The Singapore Boating Industry Association (SBIA) and Hong Kong Boating Industry Association (HKBIA), joint organisers of Asia Boating Dialogue 2020, have announced that . . .

 

Lantau Yacht Club (LYC) welcomed its first member yacht and first visiting yacht on the 30th of August 2020. The soft opening included the Marina Office . . .

 

The milestone rating certificate was generated with the ORR’s proprietary ‘build-a-boat’ tool, providing a VPP-based rating for the Morris M36 Helene owned by Peter Ellis in Chicago, US . . .

 

The Hong Kong Maritime Museum (HKMM) has announced the appointment of international shipping and education executive, Richard Hext, as its new chair with effect from Tuesday, the 4th of August 2020 . . .

 

Friend of the Sea, the preeminent global certification standard for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, has announced the debut of the standard for sustainable sea turtle watching . . .

 

The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club has announced that its Nations’ Cup 2020 has been awarded Silver Level Clean Regatta certification by Sailors for the Sea . . .

 

Australia’s Marina Industries Association (MIA) has just released a report indicating an A$48m reduction in Australian marina revenues over the three-month period March to May 2020 . . .

 

Bright sunshine, clear blue skies, with banks of white clouds over the land masses, welcomed the fleet as they assembled in the waters south of Hong Kong Island . . .

 

If one good thing can be said about the Covid-19 virus, it is that clear, blue skies have been with us for longer than usual this year . . .

 
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