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You have to watch him Geoff .... I suspect he cheats .....

I guess we need to wait for Fallard to reappear but it looks beyond doubt to my eyes. Well done Fast .... ya old smartarse ....
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Congratulations to Faster and (slower) Geoff54. Now it's Faster's turn.
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

OK.. here's a beautiful spot with a famous name...



Here's a winter view from GE that should help with where in North America to have a look....

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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

nanaimo??? pure guess
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Not Nanaimo.. check the recent edit on last post.. another hint there..
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Next hint... it's not in the US but it's not north of the 49th either.....
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

So it's Vancouver Island, The north shore of the Great Lakes or the South side of the Gulf of St. Lawrence. And it gets ice.
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So it's Vancouver Island, The north shore of the Great Lakes or the South side of the Gulf of St. Lawrence. And it gets ice.
.. and Vancouver Island doesn't get ice, plus it's salt water... It's a yacht club that isn't where it claims to be....
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Ok ... so it has to be somewhere on Vancouver Island ?

edit - oh crap , that has already been pooh poohed
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Sorry not to have logged in last night again, the site was down for quite a while..

By now you should have gathered we're on the East Coast of Canada. This YC is not large, but has, as mentioned, an immediately recognizable name with strong sailing history.
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