At the Annual General Assembly of sailcom.ch held virtually, an overwhelming majority of SailCom cooperative members voted in favor of a sustainable capital increase to finance the renewal of the boat sharing fleet, based on a new fleet strategy. The initial step has been made already with the first of the 12 ordered J70 sports boats to be delivered these days. With the increased capital cover, another 8-10 family-friendly cabin boats and another 8-10 sporty cabin yachts will be ordered beginning next year. ----- The report.
Nautical Industry – Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Nautical Industry – Saturday, June 13, 2020
Nautical Industry – Friday, May 15, 2020
The Lake Thoune / Switzerland Sailing School has just been given the authorization to open its facilities for the 2020 season, this in compliance with the safety concept, required by the governmental bodies after the Corona lockdown. The Annual Program as presented at the beginning of the year remains unchanged. The courses are already well booked. It is worth registering early. The Sailing School Thunersee looks forward to your visit in the heart of Switzerland near the famous Bernese Alps.
Nautical Industry – Monday, May 4, 2020
In line with the federal government's easing policy, the Bucher + Walt nautical shop in St.Blaise resumes operations after the corona lockdown. The opening times are as always, but the required security measures (distances, limited entry) must be observed. Obviously, you can still buy online at the Internet-Shop.
Nautical Industry – Friday, April 24, 2020
Bucher + Walt is raffling off 10 shopping vouchers worth CHF 100! Click here to participate.
Nautical Industry – Wednesday, April 22, 2020
In the latest edition of the NorthSails webinars, Hugo Rocha POR gives tips for 420 sailing. The Volvo Ocean Race veterans Ken Read USA, Robert Greenhalgh GBR, Charlie Enright USA and Alberto Bolzan ITA provide information on offshore sailing and there is also an instructional film on sail trim. ----- Here the details.
Nautical Industry – Thursday, April 16, 2020
Today, the North Sail Webinar, beginning at 18h UTC, will be dedicated to the Dragon Class with Markus Koy GER and Stefan Matschuck GER discussing up-wind sailing from the start to the first weather mark. ----- The details.
Nautical Industry – Wednesday, April 8, 2020
The North Sails webinars this evening UTC are dedicated to the Foiler-Moth, with Tom Slingsby AUS and Robert Greenalgh GBR and the Optimists with Chris Steele NZL, Optimist World Champion 2007. ----- The program.
Nautical Industry – Tuesday, April 7, 2020
The North Sails webinars today are about sailing in one-hand classes, a second seminar is about starting, in nowadays short courses an essential factor for success. Here the details and the exact times.
Nautical Industry – Monday, April 6, 2020
Daily webinars are scheduled this week again by North Sails, this evening with the second part of the J/70 tuning lesson, with top J/70 sailors among the experts. ----- The program.
Nautical Industry – Saturday, April 4, 2020
Another sailing season will come! Why not take the time to check your equipment and clothing without hurrying in your Coronavirus quarantine lockdown? Compile your order in your home carefully, visiting the Bucher Walt Online Shop! Now even with special discount offers (20-50%)! ----- The special offers.
Nautical Industry – Monday, March 30, 2020
Banished from the water during the Corona crises, homeschooling is also the name of the came for sail training sessions. As of today, North Sails is offering regular training in the form of webinars: Tonight from 9pm UTC (4pm EST), the J/70 cracks Tim Healy USA, Ruairidh Scott USA and Allan Terhune USA will explain what it takes to have a good boat speed. Here the program of the coming days.