THE HENLEY WHALERS - La Semaine du Golfe du Morbihan, France - 2017 Home

Sunday 21st - Sun 28th May 2017

Brilliant tidal sailing mainly in enclosed bay with islands and creeks.
Masses of traditional sailing boats from three-masted tall ships to small dingles. An excellent week!
Molly will be in Flotilla 3B, Traditional Leisure boats & Open boats.

Pre-Event Info -

"Whalers'" accommodation OS-type map. .Bing Map. Campsite web-page (French only).

Weather forecast (Isle-d'Arz) in the centre of the bay.
Otherwise:- Arzon Accuwweather. Arzon TWO. Crouesty (on the coast) Windfinder.

Molly's page in the offical list

Fleet 3b (Molly) - Schedule - Brief version, with Maps. Guidance only - Based on French website - May be inaccurate and subject to change.

Monday - Lamor Baden - Opening Parade - Return to Lamor Baden - Map Mon Tu.
Tuesday - Lamor Baden - Massed fleets Grand Picnic at Isle d'Arz. - Return to Lamor Baden - Map Mon Tu.
Wednesday - Lamor Baden - Toulindac - To Port Navalo - (Buses to Campsite) - Map Wed.
Thursday - Port Navalo - Plage du Fogeo - To Le Bono - (Buses to Campsite) - Map Thurs.
Friday - Le Bono - Fort Espagnol Crac'h - To Port Anna - (Buses to Campsite) - Map Fri.
Saturday - Port Anna - Port Navalo - To Port Blanc - (Buses to Campsite?) - Map Sat - (Grand Parade not mentioned but see here)

Golfe Du Morbihan map
Map of the bay with Molly's Sailing Intinerary for the whole week.
See left for maps of each day.
"2017 Programme Nautique - The Nautical programme for all fleets (but not shore events)" - Molly in Fleet 3B..
La Semaine Du Golfe du Morbihan Website (2017) - French version (More info and better graphics). Or click the UK flag for English version.

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Molly's Morbihan 2017 tracks
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"ViewRanger" offers several advantages over Gaggle other displays - You can:-
Zoom right in for fine details of courses
Analyse tacking and steering errors
See time, distance, speed at any point on a track
"How long did it take to shake out the reefs?"

Molly's Morbihan 2017 tracks are here:-
Monday 22nd. Larmor Baden, Launch & bimbling - Not logged? Anyone got it?.
Tuesday23rd. am. Larmor Baden to Isle d' Arz.
pm. Isle d'Arz to Larmor Baden.
Wednesday 24th. Larmor Baden to Port Navalo.
Thursday 25th. Port Navalo to Le Bono.
Friday 26th. Le Bono to Port Anna.
Sat 27th. am. Port Anna to Port Navalo. pm. Port Navalo, Grand Parade, Porth er Bleye.

Conversion. 1 Statute mile = 0.87 Nautical miles approx.


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