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Sail Like A Girl’s R2AK Win…Video

Member Margaret Pommert (sailing instructor) posted this video about Sail Like A Girl’s historic win in the Race To Alaska this year…inspirational! Advertisements

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NWWB News: Seattle Times Article on Team Sail Like A Girl’s Historic Win In The R2AK

Last month, eight women from the Seattle area set out on the journey of a lifetime: A 750-mile adventure race to Alaska on a sailboat with no motor. With limited experience and some novice sailors, they never imagined they would … Continue reading

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NWWB Meeting info: Dr. Jan Newton, Oceanographer, on the Effects of Ocean Acidification on Local Waters

When is the last time you had a chance to query an oceanographer with questions you may have about the state of our local waters and marine environment? Jan Newton is a biological oceanographer who is currently working with UW … Continue reading

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NWWB Info – Drowning Doesn’t Look Like Drowning

Full information will be out shortly about our meeting on Monday, July 16th. Mark your calendars as we have Jan A. Newton, Ph.D. who is Senior Principal Oceanographer and NANOOS Executive Director Applied Physics Laboratory, Affiliate Asst. Professor and WA … Continue reading

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THEY WON! Congratulations Team Sail Like A Girl For Winning The R2AK

Team Sail Like A Girl arrived at 12:17 am AK times, 6 days 13 hours, 17 minutes. Member Wendy Hinman shared this on Women Who Sail and Power Cruise Pacific Northwest Facebook page (If you haven’t joined that page contact … Continue reading

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Clarification re. Danger on the water -Say something to the people involved.

When I said in the last post “See Somthing Say Something” I was thinking say something¬† to the people involved, we certainly don’t need to bother authorities in a lot of personal situations. Just wanted to clarify. Good Morning Gals, … Continue reading

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NWWB Post: Safety On The Water: Say Something to the People Involved

Good Morning Gals, I took my cup of coffee out on this glorious morning and watched the panoply of activity passing by on Lake Union. In the span of a cup of coffee, I saw three paddle boarders, 1 kayaker … Continue reading

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