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    Tomorrow is my first race in many years: any advice is appreciated!

    This is excellent input! Thank you!
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    Tomorrow is my first race in many years: any advice is appreciated!

    Hello, After years of neglect, I dragged my boat out and went over it this week. I am doing my first race in nearly 10 years tomorrow. My boat does not have the modern vang and outhaul setup. She is a stock 1980 boat. I remember a double purchase trick on the downhaul. Any and all other boat...
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    Laser for sale in Norfolk, VA $900

    Laser sail boat
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    2017 Sunfish Challenge and Dinghy Distance Race: Sept 16th. Norfolk, VA

    I'd like to invite the Laser Class to Norfolk, VA for the 2017 Sunfish Challenge and Dinghy Distance Race. The race is open to all dinghies and beach cats. There are already 6 Lasers registered so there will be a Laser start. A unique change from the normal upwind/downwind racing, this is an 11...
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    2017 Hampton Roads Sunfish Challenge and Dinghy Distance Race

    I'd like to invite all Capri 14.6 sailors to come to Norfolk, VA for the 2017 Hampton Roads Sunfish Challenge and Dinghy Distance Race! This is a unique opportunity to get into big water and put some miles under your centerboard in a safe, controlled environment. We have quite a number of safety...
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    2017 Hampton Roads Sunfish Distance Race

    There are 13 Sunfish currently registered with more expected. The organizer has set up a section of the website under the "more" heading where people can offer to loan a boat, or find a boat to borrow.
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    2017 Hampton Roads Sunfish Distance Race

    As of now, there are 3 different Sunfish classes: Racing, Recreational, and Tandem. You can pick which class you would like to be a part of. The Recreational fleet is open to any normal Sunfish rig and the Tandem class is for boat with two people on board. There are at least 3 more local guys...
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    2017 Hampton Roads Sunfish Distance Race

    I'd like to invite everyone to come to Norfolk, VA for the 9th running of the Hampton Roads Sunfish Challenge and Dinghy Race! This race is lots of fun! Here are some pictures published in Spinsheet of a previous year's event : 2015 Hampton Sunfish Challenge - SpinSheet Here is the Regatta...
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    Super Sunfish for Sale in VA

    Sorry to have been out of touch. I have reposted the ad. Asking $800. http://norfolk.craigslist.org/boa/4900341667.html Thanks for your interest.
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    Super Sunfish for Sale in VA

    I had some interest before the holidays, but nobody bought her. This boat is still for sale. Thank you.
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    Super Sunfish for Sale in VA

    I was thinking the same thing, but I read that the SSF used the old style rudder at first, because it has a smaller transom that the standard boat(?). I have not put this one next to a standard boat to compare. This boat is kind of a mystery.
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    Super Sunfish for Sale in VA

    Delivery to points between Norfolk, VA and Marblehead, MA is a possibility. Also, I may heading across NC after Xmas.
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    Super Sunfish for Sale in VA

    Hello, I am selling a Super Sunfish. Regrettably, the SS sail and mast are missing. Sorry if the headline is misleading, I wasn't sure exactly how to classify this boat. It appears to have once ben a complete Super Sunfish, but the guy I got it from didn't have the rest of the gear. The...
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    How difficult is it to switch to the new style rudder?

    just wondering how difficult it would be to upgrade to the new style rudder assembly. Thanks
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