Category Archives: 2014 Season

Poem for the Week

Crocuses The Crocuses have croaked the season, Brashly up through frosty dew, Mushed the ice for no good reason, Turned it into sloppy goo. Soon will come the tulips too. But I haven’t had enough, have you? Why sleep late, … Continue reading

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Video Pick of the Week, maybe of the year…

We’ll pick up with the poetry next week, but this is iceboat camp at the most sublime. Be sure the volume is on:

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Poem of the Week

Boston Boys at Circus Time It’s the Boston Boys at circus time On the ices of New England: Leo and Hal, and Stu and Sid, Boys full grown, Big Bill Converse and Henry Stone; metal tailors, Mean sailors, Bred racers … Continue reading

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Poem of the Week

Here’s another from Larry Hardman, but for some visual poetry check out this video sent by T at the NEIYA. It’s hands down the best iceboat racing video ever. Part of the magic is that it celebrates the travelling to … Continue reading

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Poem Of The Week

Dave Fortier has mined all the old CIBC newsletters for the poems of Dave Wilkins and the late Larry Harman. We will be adding them to the ice poetry department, see above, but meanwhile we will all have the pleasure … Continue reading

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Missing Links to DN speed

Doug Raymond says I missed 3 nuances in the photo of Karol Jablonski at speed from the cover of Winter CIBC News. One is the halyard in aft hole of sail head board, another I have forgotten, and the third … Continue reading

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CIBC Board of Director’s meeting, May 9, 2015

Spring Meeting 2015 Damariscotta Farm Inn We had a business meeting prior to eating and after fixing up fencing and driveway at the launch ramp. Work well done. 34 Members attended plus one prospective member. The venue was very nice, … Continue reading

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