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r e eti n gs!!
T his is a v er y s p e ci al iss u e, as n ot e v er y n ati o n al
v ol u nt e er or g a ni z ati o n r e a c h es t h e si g ni fi c a nt mil e st o n e of 8 0 y e ars of o p er ati o n a n d s er vi c e t o t h e C a n a di a n
p u bli c. C P S- E C P h as c ert ai nl y c h a n g e d o v er t h e l ast 8 0
y e ars, b ut w e ar e still v ol u nt e ers t e a c hi n g s af e b o ati n g t o t h e
C a n a di a n p u bli c. B o ati n g h as c h a n g e d dr a m ati c all y i n t h e
p ast 8 0 y e ars, a n d C P S- E C P's E d u c ati o n al D e p art m e nt h as
stri v e d t o k e e p u p wit h t h e c h a n g es, n ot o nl y i n t h e w a y
p e o pl e tr a v el o n t h e w at er, b ut als o i n t h eir c o urs e d eli v er y.
W h e n I j oi n e d t h e r a n ks of C P S- E C P b a c k i n t h e e arl y
ni n et e e n- ni n eti es, o n e of t h e m y first t as ks w as b ei n g t h e
s e cr et ar y f or t h e D o n Vall e y S q u a dr o n. I t o o k l ots of h a n d
writt e n n ot es at t h e m o nt hl y bri d g e m e eti n gs, a n d t h e n
w o ul d sit d o w n at a r e al t y p e writ er a n d c ar ef ull y t y p e o ut
t h e mi n ut es. I w as v er y f ort u n at e t o h a v e t a k e n t y pi n g i n
m y hi g h s c h o ol d a ys, s o t h at p art of t h e j o b w as e as y! T h e n
wit h o n e g o o d c o p y of t h e mi n ut es i n h a n d, I w o ul d w al k
o v er t o t h e l o c al li br ar y, a n d g et m ulti pl e c o pi es m a d e u p,
a n d t h e n c ar ef ull y f ol d a n d i ns ert e a c h s et of mi n ut es i nt o
a n a d dr ess e d # 1 0 e n v el o p e, pl a c e a st a m p o n it a n d t h e n
dr o p all f o urt e e n e n v el o p es off at t h e l o c al P ost Of fi c e. It
w as a l a b o ur i nt e nsi v e e x er cis e, b ut n e c ess ar y, as t h e i nt er n et w as still i n its i nf a n c y. O v er ti m e, I w as a bl e t o m o v e
i nt o t h e c o m p ut er a g e, a n d s o o n h a d a d ot m atri x pri nt er
a n d t h at s p e e d e d u p t h e pr o c ess, b ut it w as still q uit e a ti m e
c o ns u mi n g pr o c ess.
I r e c all o n e of t h e m ost c ostl y e v e nts at t h e Distri ct l e v el
at t h e ti m e w as n ot s e n di n g t h e D/ C t o t h e C P S- E C P A n n u al C o nf er e n c e, b ut t h e a n n u al m aili n g c ost f or t h e s pri n g
A G M! I n Y or k E ast o n e y e ar, t h e f e e w as $ 1, 2 0 0. 0 0, m o n e y
t h at I t h o u g ht c o ul d b e us e d t o m u c h b ett er eff e ct els ew h er e. Gr a d u all y, a c c ess t o t h e i nt er n et m a d e t h e lif e of
t h e s e cr et ar y m u c h e asi er, a n d s o o n t h e mi n ut es, a g e n d as,

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a n d ot h er bits of i m p ort a nt i nf or m ati o n c o ul d e asil y b e
s e nt o ut t o o ur v ari o us Bri d g e m e m b ers a n d v ol u nt e ers.
T his i nt er n et t hi n g w as c ert ai nl y a gr e at t o ol a n d it w as
q ui c kl y e m br a c e d b y C P S- E C P.
O v er t h e l ast ei g ht y y e ars, I w o ul d h a v e t o s a y t h at it is
t h e a d v e nt of t h e i nt er n et t h at h as c h a n g e d t h e w a y w e d o
t hi n gs t h e m ost. Ei g ht y y e ars a g o, m e m b ers c o ul d o nl y b e
m al e, n ot t o d a y t h a n kf ull y. To d a y w e h a v e e x c ell e nt t e a ms
i n m a n y fi el ds, h el pi n g C P S- E C P m o v e i nt o t h e f ut ur e, n ot
o nl y wit h a n e y e o n t o d a y, b ut t o m orr o w as w ell.
I n t his iss u e, w e ar e f e at uri n g n ot o nl y t h e 8 0t h A n ni v ers ar y of C P S- E C P, b ut als o t h e w or k of t h e C P S F o u n d a ti o n. T his or g a ni z ati o n h as f or m a n y y e ars s u p p ort e d t h e
eff orts of C P S- E C P i n s o m a n y w a ys a n d is a r e al ass et t o
o ur or g a ni z ati o n.
I als o h a d t h e pl e as ur e of i nt er vi e wi n g t h e C h air of t h e
C P S F o u n d ati o n, J o h n Hi n ks m a n, f or t his iss u e, a n d I
m ust s a y t h at h e is o n e v er y a m a zi n g i n di vi d u al. D uri n g
o ur t w o h o ur c h at, t h er e w er e l ots of i nt er esti n g s ur pris es,
b ut t h e o n e t h at str u c k m e t h e m ost w as his c o ntri b uti o n t o
t h e t esti n g of t h e A vr o Arr o w!
S o I e n c o ur a g e y o u t o e m br a c e t h e p art y t h e m e f or o ur
8 0t h, a n d if p ossi bl e, r e m e m b er t o d o s o m et hi n g " bi g, a n d
h a v e f u n ", i n t his, o ur 8 0t h y e ar.
S o d o y o u h a v e a st or y t o t ell ? H as y o ur S q u a dr o n d o n e
s o m et hi n g of i nt er est ?
If s o, d o s e n d m e y o ur st ori es a n d i nf or m ati o n a n d l o o k
f or t h e m i n a f ut ur e e diti o n of T h e P ort H ol e. T h e n e xt
d e a dli n e f or s u b missi o ns is M a y 2 0, 2 0 1 8.



Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Canadian Yachting April 2018

At the Helm: Look Good – Feel Great!
Gear and New Products: Nautical Fashions
Club Profile: Polish Canadian Yacht Club
Life On Board: Hogtown to Hogfish
Ask the Expert: Let’s Sink Zinc
Ask the Expert: Smelly boat? Keep the cabin fresh
Power Review: Cruisers Yachts Cantius 42
The Port Hole: Spring 2018
Travel Destination: Canary Islands and Cabo Verde
Travel Destination: How to be as Polite as a Canadian at Gulf Island Marine Park Anchorages
Sail Review: Dufour 412
Crossing the Line: Boating Bookcase
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Welcome
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Cover1
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Cover2
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 3
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - At the Helm: Look Good – Feel Great!
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Gear and New Products: Nautical Fashions
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Club Profile: Polish Canadian Yacht Club
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 20
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 21
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Life On Board: Hogtown to Hogfish
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 23
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Ask the Expert: Let’s Sink Zinc
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 26
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Ask the Expert: Smelly boat? Keep the cabin fresh
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Power Review: Cruisers Yachts Cantius 42
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - The Port Hole: Spring 2018
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Travel Destination: Canary Islands and Cabo Verde
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Travel Destination: How to be as Polite as a Canadian at Gulf Island Marine Park Anchorages
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Sail Review: Dufour 412
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Crossing the Line: Boating Bookcase
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Cover3
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