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by H Virtue
Sun Mar 27, 2016 10:40 pm
Forum: World Championships
Topic: Australia Team to 2017 Worlds
Replies: 7
Views: 12315

Australia Team to 2017 Worlds

At this stage we look like we will have the same strength team as the last Worlds (in numbers I would say stronger on the water). However we need help to get our boat(s) to and from the Worlds I've had some good idea's on my Facebook page which I will look into. However if anyone has idea's of how t...
by H Virtue
Fri Jan 22, 2016 11:37 pm
Forum: Australian and New Zealand Forum
Topic: 2016 IC sailing
Replies: 2
Views: 9133

2016 IC sailing

Hi, From posts on facebook we have one very active IC in Canberra and some activity gaining momentum in Adelaide... Not much activity elsewhere but definite interest from others (including me) I haven't sailed (anything) since the 2014 Worlds breaking my wrist during the Worlds (not realising until ...
by H Virtue
Tue May 26, 2015 11:54 am
Forum: World Championships
Topic: Richmond YC XIX World Championships 2014 USA
Replies: 58
Views: 67200

Re: Richmond YC XIX World Championships 2014 USA

I haven't been on here for some time. My Boat AUS40 Acrobat is essentially my design however it originates from the table of offsets from Chris Maas of String Theroy, from there I threw my ideas and thoughts in the mix.... It's clearly different to all others dreadnaught bow the most striking differ...
by H Virtue
Mon Nov 17, 2014 3:58 am
Forum: Australian and New Zealand Forum
Topic: 2014 AUS Canoe Action.
Replies: 5
Views: 13326

Re: 2014 AUS Canoe Action.

I wont be back on the water until the new year my boat arrives back in Australia around xmas time add to that my fractured hand is still needs rehab to be function properly on the IC, which at this rate of recovery will be about the same time Acrobat arrives in OZ then all I have to do is screw all ...
by H Virtue
Wed Sep 24, 2014 12:45 am
Forum: World Championships
Topic: 2017 Worlds in Australia???
Replies: 5
Views: 9325

Re: 2017 Worlds in Australia???

Further to this as mentioned at the skipper's meeting, Australia is keen and ready to host the next Worlds. IC sailing in Australia is at a critical point with the next Worlds in Australia the growing momentum will continue, even since the 2014 Worlds I have other IC sailors from down under asking m...
by H Virtue
Tue Sep 23, 2014 11:47 pm
Forum: Australian and New Zealand Forum
Topic: 2014 AUS Canoe Action.
Replies: 5
Views: 13326

Re: 2014 AUS Canoe Action.

I'm not sure exactly when my boat gets back in oz other than it will be here in time for the I14 Worlds in Geelong next Jan. The west coast US I14 fleet are helping me get my boat back home allowing me to share their container (huge thanks to them otherwise Acrobat was not coming home due to cost). ...
by H Virtue
Tue Sep 23, 2014 11:33 pm
Forum: World Championships
Topic: 2017 Worlds in Australia???
Replies: 5
Views: 9325

Re: 2017 Worlds in Australia???

Just to clarify its spring in the Northern Hemisphere :)
by H Virtue
Fri Aug 29, 2014 9:08 am
Forum: World Championships
Topic: Richmond YC XIX World Championships 2014 USA
Replies: 58
Views: 67200

Re: Richmond YC XIX World Championships 2014 USA

Hopefully there is a little white boat with black stripes sitting in the dinghy park of RYC at the moment... fingers crossed that little white boat with black stripes is in one piece after its excursion from down under... Last word was the truckers were on their way and the unloading crew were on st...
by H Virtue
Tue May 06, 2014 11:22 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: International Website - Reliving Old Dreams and Past Glories
Replies: 6
Views: 12061

Re: International Website - Reliving Old Dreams and Past Glories

Have you gone through all the old "International Canoeletters" from USA? they were on the old US website before it got attacked. I downloaded them if you need copies to search through..

H.
by H Virtue
Tue May 06, 2014 11:15 pm
Forum: World Championships
Topic: 2017 Worlds in Australia???
Replies: 5
Views: 9325

2017 Worlds in Australia???

Just throwing it out to see if people are interested in the 2017 Worlds in Australia? Have a think about it, if there is the interest I'll canvas some clubs to see what options are available and table this as an option at the skippers meeting in September... If you are interested please comment here...
by H Virtue
Tue May 06, 2014 10:55 pm
Forum: Australian and New Zealand Forum
Topic: Down under update
Replies: 3
Views: 7009

Re: Down under update

If there is anything you need some help with let me know. If I don't know how to do it I bet I know some people who know allot more than I do that would also be happy to help out also (one of the great things about IC's). Sounds like Canberra has become the centre of IC sailing hopefully others are ...
by H Virtue
Fri Mar 28, 2014 1:04 am
Forum: Australian and New Zealand Forum
Topic: Anzac Regatta Batemans Bay
Replies: 1
Views: 5037

Anzac Regatta Batemans Bay

Anzac Regatta at Batemans bay will have a fleet of IC's attending with a number of definite attendees.

Check out http://bbsc.org.au/ANZAC_2014 for more info

I hope to see you there.

Cheers
H.
by H Virtue
Tue Mar 18, 2014 5:06 am
Forum: Australian and New Zealand Forum
Topic: 2014 Nationals
Replies: 1
Views: 4678

Re: 2014 Nationals

In principle we have enough people interested in a nationals, I'll talk with the club and see what we can arrange.

Possible for the Anzac weeknd...
by H Virtue
Thu Mar 13, 2014 10:45 pm
Forum: Australian and New Zealand Forum
Topic: 2014 Nationals
Replies: 1
Views: 4678

2014 Nationals

Hi, A nationals is overdue we need to make it happen. Some discussion on the FB page has ruled out Easter with the Anzac weekend a possible suitable date. It will have to be either that weekend on Christmas period/early new year as the Australian IC Team is heading to the Worlds it will all have to ...
by H Virtue
Wed Mar 12, 2014 9:51 pm
Forum: Australian and New Zealand Forum
Topic: Down under update
Replies: 3
Views: 7009

Down under update

After approx 12 months away from IC's I couldn't stay away any longer. I have resumed the role of ICAA President and I'm heading to San Francisco for the Worlds. Stefan is sailing regularly in Canberra and I believe Jim is joining in from time to time. I'm flat out getting my boat back on the water ...