Category Archives: 2016 Season

CIBC 2014 Yearbook

We are about to order a printed book, collecting the best of the 2014 season. It’s from the archives, photos and all, soft cover, and will cost $48.00. Before we place the order it would be good to know … Continue reading

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Amazing Iceboats at Incredible Prices

Here in the East, Cody Sisson wants to sell his two A Skeeter bubble boats. One is ready to go and the other needs some work, but all the parts are there. Something in the mid four-figures get’s you fastest-boat-on-the-ice, … Continue reading

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pre-season musings….

i can’t wait to see Bill’s new book….the coffee-table book about our 2014 season….if you scan the archives, you’ll see that that’s a good season to start the tradition of making these books every year: that season was absolutely outrageous! … Continue reading

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Canadian Slush Runner Build

Denis and Frank, W-10, W-11, are building new slush runners in Quebec for their Whizz. After the fabulous stretch of spring sailing we had last year they don’t want to risk missing one day. We also had a day early … Continue reading

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Stuff For Sale

Starter DN. Sarns runners, Raymond composite mast, great sail, nice plank, fuselage a tad on the heavy side. Includes root-top carrier. $1550.oo. Call Fred Wardwell: 342-5570 $490 Two year old North DN storm sail, cut four inches higher at the … Continue reading

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Be Prepared: Don’t Spin Out

Denis is setting a fine example for all of us: showing up on day one with sharp runners: Looks like about sixteen inches of crown, just about right. The one thing we miss, those of us with stainless runners, is … Continue reading

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New CIBC Logo/Burgee

We had a number of submissions for a burgee design at the annual meeting last week. We winnowed them down to two, and then chose this one. Any comments before we begin to order patches and flags, hats, beer mugs, … Continue reading

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