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Snipe Bulletin

Thursday, 01 November 2018 09:15

Read the latest Snipe Bulletin - autumn issue

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Snipe Europeans 2018 - Survey

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 21:31

After the Sailors' Forum during the last Europeans in Pori, Finland, the Board decided to send a questionnaire to the participants ("Snipe Europeans 2018 Survey") for knowing their opinions regarding many issues.

(Photo courtesy of Matias Capizzano)

Check the results

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Participation at Snipe Nationals

Friday, 21 September 2018 19:11

Or  how to have a good number of boats at our main events

Open Letter to the National Secretaries: by Pietro Fantoni - SCIRA Commodore

These are difficult times for sailing in general, and the numbers are going down in many events and for many classes. Sometimes, somewhere and for some reason a regatta can be a great success in term of number of boats.

For example last year the US Nationals in Winchester (Boston area) attracted 53 boats, the biggest participation in recent memory, on one of the smallest lakes used for Snipe sailing.

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Snipe #9

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 00:18

By John Rose

Snipe #9 (renumbered, built in 1941 or 1948 or 1949) is in the Denver area (Englewood CO), it was owned originally by Dr. Hub Isaacks of Fort Worth TX (the first SCIRA Commodore) and is one of four Snipes that Isaacks had that were #9. 

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