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30.7–06.08.2011 Heading for the next capital

Picture 1: South Kattegat, heading to for the Great Belt. Picture 2: The generator group kept the crew busy – The replaced impeller Picture 3: Passing the Smålands strait, numerous shallows requested high concentration of the navigator. Picture 4: Jürg, … Continue reading

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23.–30.07.2011 Peak season in the famous Kattegat

All crew members dropped in with best motivation for the upcoming cruise at Aalborg near the Limfjord, the 4th biggest city of Denmark. During the nice and convivial dinner the whole crew with skipper Ernst, vice skipper Bertrand, Astrid, Celine, … Continue reading

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16.–23.07.2011 Exploring the Limfjord

On July 16th, a sunny day, our crew of 5 – lead by Urs the experienced skipper, Marc-André acting as second, and assisted by Gerhard, Edina and Mario – set out from Aalborg to sail the Limfjord. But soon the … Continue reading

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02.-16.07.2011, Kiel – Aalborg: A cruise with some “Tradition and Nostalgia”

Already our crew meeting in Mai 2011 takes place at a very time-honoured location: Peter J, honorary member of CCS Motorboat welcomes us on the castle of Altenklingen in Switzerland. After discussing our cruise we are guided through the 1000 … Continue reading

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18.06.-02.07.2011 Emden – Hamburg – Kiel: The first time in the Baltic Sea!

Leaving from Emden with my new crew, under the command of Urs, who decided to pass the Jade channel to reach the German Bight. I’m too tall for some bridges there, so it’s necessary for my crew  to lower my … Continue reading

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11.-18.06.2011 Cruise Amsterdam – Emden, Summertime in the Wadden Sea

On Friday, 10th of June 2011 the first crew members arrived on the Rolling Swiss II. Contrary to the initial planning we received the yacht in the inner port of Medemblik at the shipyard de Klerk. On Saturday, after the … Continue reading

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France-Begium-Netherlands: In 10 days from Le Havre to the Ijsselmeer

A remark from the the administrator: The skippers of CCS are free in selecting their story for this blog. It seems, that getting experience with ROLLING SWISS II during some stormy and wavy days in the Channel is rather popular… Tuesday … Continue reading

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The “Seven Star Cuisine”- Cruise … – and a Stugeron tablet as a dessert

Saint Malo – Le Havre a lively, instructive Journey from 14 to 21 may 2011 Yacht: MY Rolling Swiss II / Trader 42 Participants: Skipper:  Werner; Co-Skipper: Florin; Crew: Marianne, Marcel, Daniel, Christoph  Ports called at: Lézardrieux – St. Peter … Continue reading

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The Channel Islands – Intensive training with some fireworks

Brittany from 07 to 14 may 2011 Under the command of Skipper Ernst “MY ROLLING SWISS II”, the Trader 42 of the Cruising Club Switzerland, cast off from St. Malo (France) on May 8th with a mixed crew of French and German speaking participants: François … Continue reading

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Exploring Brittany

Saturday, 30.04.2011, St. Malo 09:00 Receiving the boat, then shopping, preparation and safety instruction for the whole crew. 17:30 – 20:00 first maneuvering exercises. Each crew member at least once at the rudder, undocking and docking with spring line. Dinner … Continue reading

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