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Waterford Harbour Sailing to Get North Sails Upwind Sail Trim Talk by Shane Hughes

18th October 2018
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Upwind sail trim and boat speed is the focus of a talk by Shane Hughes in Waterford Harbour Sailing Club on November 16 Upwind sail trim and boat speed is the focus of a talk by Shane Hughes in Waterford Harbour Sailing Club on November 16 Photo: Afloat.ie

Shane Hughes from North Sails Ireland will give a winter talk to Waterford Harbour Sailing Club has at its Dunmore East clubhouse on Friday, 16 November.

WHSC skipper Robert Marchant says Hughes, who played a key role in the success of the Greystones based Grand Soleil Eleuthera this season, will be giving a presentation on Upwind sail trim and boat speed. 'The fire will be lighting and the bar open', says Marchant. 

The club is open from 6:30 pm and the talk starts at 7 pm. It's a free event and all are welcome.

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