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Boreas Introduction Weekend (Fall 2018)

Always wanted to give sailing a try? Join our Introduction Weekend and get a taste of sailing with Boreas! This is a great weekend filled with fun, lots of wind and sun, partying and of course sailing! We will depart from our second home in Friesland called Akkrum, where we will sail towards another Frisian town. Boreas will arrange all the boats, crew-members, food and drinks and a place to sleep.

The weekend is a great way to meet new students and experience the real student life! Landlubber or experienced sailor? Everyone is welcome! If it is your first weekend, you can join us for just € 39! This includes all food and accommodation during the weekend!

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Date: 14–16 September 2018
Location: Akkrum, Friesland
Costs: €39 if it’s your first time, €49 for members, €59 for former members

Training weekend June

2687f886-1ddb-4c2d-bbe6-064ab6e83ab2Always wanted to learn to sail better or even aspire to become a Boreas captain? Then you are in luck, because in the weekend of 15 to 17 June, the second training weekend will take place! Here you get to focus the whole weekend on learning and improving your sailing skills.

Sign up here!

Date: 15–17 June 2018
Location: Akkrum, Friesland
Costs: €48 for members, €58 for former members

SailWise

Zon, wind, zeilen, eilandhoppen en vrijwilliger zijn? Dat kan bij SailWise!

Zeilen geeft een ultiem gevoel van vrijheid. Een gevoel dat veel mensen met een handicap niet kennen. Dankzij SailWise (een non-profit organisatie) kan iedereen genieten van een fantastische ervaring op het water, ongeacht zijn of haar beperking. Met de juiste aanpassingen en begeleiding is het voor iedereen mogelijk om te (leren) watersporten! Alleen met de inzet van vrijwilligers kan SailWise haar activiteiten organiseren.

Ben jij geïnteresseerd om vrijwilliger te worden? Bekijk dan de advertentie of bezoek de website van SailWise!

Gezocht: vrijwilligers met zeilervaring

Sailing 2018

Boreas Introduction Weekend (Spring 2018)

Always wanted to give sailing a try? Join our Introduction Weekend and get a taste of sailing with Boreas! This is a great weekend filled with fun, lots of wind and sun, partying and of course sailing! We will depart from our second home in Friesland called Akkrum, where we will sail towards another Frisian town. Boreas will arrange all the boats, crew-members, food and drinks and a place to sleep.

The weekend is a great way to meet new students and experience the real student life! Landlubber or experienced sailor? Everyone is welcome! If it is your first weekend, you can join us for just € 35! This includes all food and accommodation during the weekend!

Subscription is closed.

Date: 1–3 June 2018
Location: Akkrum, Friesland
Costs: €35 if it’s your first time, €47 for members, €57 for former members

After Exams Pancake Lunch and Social Drink on 20 April

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Are your exam stress levels rising already? Fear not, because on the last day of the exams, Boreas will organise its famous After Exams Drink during which you can chill and un-stress with your fellow Boreans. This edition, we’ll combine the drink with a delightful pancake lunch! Interested to come? Drop one of the board members a message, so that we can stock enough beer and snacks!

Date: Friday 20 April
Time: from 12:30
Location: De Werf

Nestoragenda

Logo_nestor_rechthoek_PNGSinds deze maand is er een gezamenlijke Nestoragenda (Google agenda). Hierin staan activiteiten van andere studentenzeilverenigingen in Nederland die ook voor ons toegankelijk zijn! Superchill dus. Voeg ‘m toe aan je eigen agenda!


As of this month, the alliance of Dutch student sailing association has created a collective Google calendar. In this calendar, you can find sailing activities that are accessible for us as well! How cool is that? Add it to you own calendar!

Boreas sailing theory course – open for all students!

Sailing theoryIn the third quartile of this academic year, the annual theory course of Boreas will take place. In this course we will be teaching all from the very basics of sailing to the captain’s sacred tenets in five evenings.

In the end we will finish with an official Boreas theory exam, the first step towards being captain!

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Dates: 20 Feb, 22 Feb, 27 Feb, 1 Mar and 6 Mar (evenings)
Location: Zwarte Doos, campus TU/e
Costs: free for Boreas members, €7,50 for others

Bikkelweekend 2018

I'm on a boat!Imagine it being early spring. It’s still cold from the winter, as March has only barely arrived. Then imagine us sailing at exactly that moment, completely ignoring all conventions. No cold showers, but new starts. A start of the sailing season, to be exact. Gather your courage, gather your warm socks. Regardless, Boreas will sail on, this spring being no exception! Sign up here!

Date: 9–11 March 2018
Location: Akkrum, Friesland
Costs: €47 for members, €57 for former members

Lustrum gala

The 23rd of March 2018 there will be a Boreas Gala! Guys, get your pens, write a letter to the prettiest / nicest / best date and go for it! Girls, get ready to bake some cake, or just buy cookies in the store depending on the guy that asks you to join him on this evening. We would like to see as much (old-, new-, half-, ‘special’-) members and plus ones at this evening. There should be enough chances for you to talk about sailing, boreas, studying and everything else you can come up with. Ask for instance someone’s idea about when the J24 will finally hit the water or when the next BakBoord will come out. Further information: the gala will be held in Eindhoven, there is room for talking as well as dancing and a photobooth. There will also be the option to dine with fellow Boreans beforehand. P.S.: Even without a date you’re still welcome.

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Date: Friday 23 March
Time: 18:00 (dinner)
Location: Barney’s, Eindhoven (Stationsplein)
Costs: €35 for members, €50 for former members (excl. service costs); reduced price tickets available for gala-only (no dinner)

Boreas Christmas Dinner

christmas-day-dinnerIn the last lecture week before the Christmas break, the annual Christmas dinner is organised by Borean members for Borean (ex)members. Let us know if you can join!

You can subscribe here before 16 December: https://goo.gl/forms/HJg8AhPLXRa1Se9b2

Date: Wednesday 20 December
Time: 18:00
Location: the chairman’s crib
Costs: at most €18 including drinks