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Adrenalin-fuelled new watersport set to make a splash in Conwy

May 12, 2014 Comments Off on Adrenalin-fuelled new watersport set to make a splash in Conwy

Dare devil visitors will get the chance to be the first in Wales to try out a spectacular new type of watersport set to make a big splash in Conwy. The company that brought flyboarding – already tried by Hollywood stars like Leonardo DeCaprio, Tom Cruise and Vin Diesel – to the UK will be […]

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Wales’ Boat Show was a “Splash Hit” and is ready to set sail for 2014

Jul 24, 2013 Comments Off on Wales’ Boat Show was a “Splash Hit” and is ready to set sail for 2014

WALES’ first national boat show was a “splash hit” with thousands of sea-loving visitors and scores of exhibitors. For 2014 based on feedback from the first show the main site will be staged at Conwy Quay Marina with a gateway at Conwy Harbour, included in the line-up of £4 million worth of world-class boats, there […]

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Has the klaxon sounded for the last one-day Round Anglesey Race?

Jul 23, 2013 Comments Off on Has the klaxon sounded for the last one-day Round Anglesey Race?

ONE of the UK’s most famous sailing races is set to make history when it sets off from Menai Bridge at the beginning of August. When the klaxon sounds at 8am on Saturday 3 August 3 it could signal the last time the Round Anglesey Race is run during a single day. From 2014 the […]

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Anglesey Coastal Life

Jun 16, 2013 Comments Off on Anglesey Coastal Life

The beautiful and diverse Isle of Anglesey is Wales’ largest Island, boasting over 100 miles of spectacular coastline within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With its impressive ancient sea cliffs, sheltered sandy bays, remote coves, calm or wild waters and smaller offshore islands, it offers a host of maritime pursuits from exhilarating coastal walks […]

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From the front line to survival at sea

Jun 03, 2013 Comments Off on From the front line to survival at sea

A North Wales company is launching a new range of emergency blankets and jackets based on those used by the British and US military on the front line in Iraq and Afghanistan. The kit will be unveiled by Blizzard Survival, from Bethesda, at the All Wales Boat Show that’s being held across two water-linked sites […]

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Tall order for young sailors

May 31, 2013 Comments Off on Tall order for young sailors

A search has been launched to find budding young sailors to join the crew of a round-the-world yacht.   Wales’s tallest sail training yacht, Challenge Wales, that took pride of place in the Queen’s Jubilee Thames Pageant, will be anchoring at Conwy at the All-Wales Boat Show in July after competing in a race across […]

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