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Cape Cutter Week 2015

After the resounding success of this year’s event at Mylor in May 2014, your views are sought on future events. If you are interested in attending such an event – even if you do not (currently) own a Cape Cutter – then we would like to know what sort of event you would like. To […]

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Mike Brooke Talk

Mike Brooke, our Class Association president, gave a hugely entertaining talk this evening at Mylor Yacht Club. He spoke of his efforts to raise money for a charity which finds research into curing inherited blindness in children. His vehicle for this was his Cape Cutter 19, named after the charity – Theo’s Future– which he […]

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Mylor Week schedule announced

The Cape Cutter 19 Class Association is pleased to announce the schedule for the International Cape Cutter 19 Week in Mylor, between 24th and 31st May. Saturday 24th – Arrivals. Free sailing. Sunday 25th – Late arrivals. Free sailing / exploring. Class dinner at Castaways, in the company of Mike Brooke, Class President. Monday 26th […]

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Association Burgee

The Cape Cutter 19 Association has comissioned a batch of burgees. They are 12″ x 8″ and are of triple leaf construction (so that the light does not show through). They are available for members to purchase (£10 + £2.50 p&p) by contacting the treasurer (Greybeard) on the forum.    

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Award for Junior Cape Cutter Sailors

Two young Cape Cutter sailors, Aimee Erb (12) and Alice Erb (8) were recently awarded the “Grumpy II” cup at the AGM of the Old Gaffer’s Association, held at Greenwich Yacht club in London. The award was a complete surprise for the girls, who were so proud to receive the cup. The award was nominated […]

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International Cape Cutter 19 Week – Mylor, 2014

The first International Cape Cutter 19 Week will be  held in Cornwall for Spring Bank Holiday, commencing on Saturday 24th May. Based at Mylor Yacht Harbour, we’ll be at the heart of the fabulous Carrick Roads, with easy sailing access to Falmouth, St Mawes, Restronguet, Malpass and Truro. These sailing waters are some of the […]

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Cape Cutter in Sailing Today

The January 2014 edition of the magazine Sailing Today has a three page article on the Cape Cutter 19. The article features Don Cousin’s boat “Dipper” which was taken for a sail by Don and Jake Frith the author. As you would expect the article is complimentary, it gives a short history of Honnor Marine, as […]

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Theo’s Future

Fight for Sight on Theo’s Future Colonel Mike Brooke has published an account of his voyage around Great Britain in a Cape Cutter 19 to raise money for Moorfields Hospital and the UCL Institute of Opthalmology to research gene therapy to combat congenital blindness, which has affected his godson among thousands of others.  The proceeds […]

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Follow ‘Drift’ as she’s built..

The latest Cape Cutter 19 in build is Drift. She’s going to have a blue hull and cream sails, and will go to Lymington as soon as she’s ready. Her owner has created a blog in which he will share with us the progress of the build. Click here for Drift’s blog.

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Dudley Dix Blog – Hitting the nail on the head

The Cape Cutter 19 designer, Dudley Dix, blogged about the Cape Cutter 19 on 9th September, 2013. Click here to read what he had to say.

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