I Know How to Sail a Boat

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    Just A Little One, Just A Bit

    I took a class and got checked out on a Rhodes 19 at one of the harbors here on Oahu. I am so excited about renting a boat maybe Tuesday of next week for the first time! I just have to recruit a friend to go with me. My family will be visiting and I'm hoping to get checked out...
    AloneInHawaii AloneInHawaii
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 28, 2010

    For over each of the past forty years I have

    sailed everything from a pram to a 55 foot yacht, I have raced as crew on a 53' ocean racer in some of the most competitive races ever and sailed with olympian champions and Americas cup sailors. I own a keelboat - 34' and a high speed sailing hydrofoil on which I have sailed...
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Jan 3, 2015

    Living The Dream

    I learned to sail when I was 16 and have sailed my entire life since then. I have owned different sailboats over the past 38 years and 12 years ago I moved aboard and sailed south. I sailed the entire west coast of Canada down the US coast and into Mexico. Then continued as far...
    TheHelmsman TheHelmsman
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Oct 27, 2010

    The Boat That Rocked

    I learned to sail about 10 years ago. I was seasick for a long time which made it difficult for me to enjoy it when it was a bit choppy or worse, but over the years I've adapted to it and have recently found some seasickness tablets that actually work for me and it has...
    liquidamber liquidamber
    51-55, F
    1 Response Nov 23, 2009
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