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Making memories onboard SY Wiktoria 2
North Sea circle – Follow the Vikings

North Sea circle – Follow the Vikings

After few set backs, finally we left the Netherlands for our longer sailing trip. Not really knowing the boat, we decided to take it easy. We first sailed our known places – Vlieland, Ameland and via the Wadden Sea passage to Lauwersoog. So far so god, so it was time to set sails to face the bigger adventure.

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Welcome WIKTORIA #2

Welcome WIKTORIA #2

While getting our Wiktoria ready for a long trip we are going to have next year, we came across an interesting sailing yacht – Pilot Sail Explorer 12 designed by W. Nieland. Welcome Wiktoria 2.

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Early morning sailing in March

Early morning sailing in March

Sun, clouds, no wind - sailing back from Texel! Weekend sailing 23-24 March 2019 Somehow our WinGPS 2019 Voyager did not see the COM ports - thus we have no tracks recorded.Fortunately, we could make a screenshot of our trip to Texel from MarineTraffic.Saturday was a...

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Walking on the seabed – Rottumeroog

Walking on the seabed – Rottumeroog

Trip to Rottumeroog organised by the Waddenvereniging with guides from de Vrije Wadlopers. The trip to the island of Rottumeroog is a very special one. It is located in a closed nature reservation area in the Eastern Wadden Sea region. Around 11:30 we...

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First time on the Wadden Sea

First time on the Wadden Sea

The first sailing holidays aboard Wiktoria. Early April 2017 we introduced SY Wiktoria to the Wadden Sea. After leaving the lock Kornwerndzand we have checked the wind and head to Texel. The next step was beaching at Fransche Gaatje before we sailed to Vlieland. The...

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Getting Ready for Sailing Season

Getting Ready for Sailing Season

The sailing season is approaching very fast. Tornado Sailing team was working hard to get SY WIKTORIA ready for her first sailing adventure. Count down to start sailing season has started! Experience The Wadden Sea Yourself

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Launching SY Wiktoria

Launching SY Wiktoria

Babtisme of our SY Wiktoira took place on 18th March 2017. With family and friends we had a small ceremony. Wiktoria - our niece, had a pleasure of 'breaking' a champagne. Herewith a short impression from the ceremony, launching, the first time sailing under a genua,...

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