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And quite right too

From the Dublin Weekly Register Saturday 15 June 1822:

A boy of the name of Thomas Brady was brought into custody to the Head Police Office, on Sunday morning, by James Devereux, Ranger of the Grand Canal, having been found bathing in the canal, at Charlemont-bridge, about the hour of five o’clock on the same morning.

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Big it up for the Kingstown Blazers

Hats off to the Irish Sailing Association for its successful campaign to persuade owners of diesel-powered pleasure craft to pay the Mineral Oil Tax. The ISA reckoned that… 279 more words


Water games at Tremblay for a hot hot summer

It’s a sunny day in Paris and you need a break ? Visit the Tremblay park dedicated to leisure activities !

This park is a such a beautiful place to take a rest and the children will enjoy for sure the water games, especially in summer time. 36 more words

Water Sports & Activities

Stand up paddle, don't give up the fight !

The stand up paddle (Hoe he’e nalu in the Hawaiian language) is the new trendy sport from Hawaï ! Even stars as Eva Longoria, Jennifer Aniston and Rihanna chose this sport to get a perfect body. 48 more words


Better drowned than duffers

The Irish Sailing Association is at it again, lobbying for the retention of a system under which the vast majority of owners of diesel-powered private pleasure craft can safely engage in tax dodging. 567 more words

Economic Activities

Impractical Boat Owner

We list only walk-ashore berths with mast-up access from the coast.

Thus Practical Boat Owner 585 April 2015 in its 2015 Marina price guide.

I do not know how a yacht can reach Kinnego or Sandy Bay Marina on Lough Neagh, from the coast, with its mast up.

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Rowing in Val de Marne

Did you know that rowing appeared in France in the 19th century ? The first races were organized in Paris on the Seine and the Marne is a river also well known for water sports and especially rowing. 64 more words

Water Sports & Activities