Great company. Not sure if any of you all watch YouTube sailing but there is a couple from England that completed a 7 year circumnavigation with a stop off in Thailand where Rolly Tasker gave them a full set of sails for their boat, Mainsail, roller furling Genoa, stay sail, and Asymmetrical...
Do a little research on making a gin pole or maybe someone nearby has one.
Whatever method tie a loop around the mast, then the free end of the line to the spinnaker pole bracket allowing the loop to go just below the spreaders so you don't lift it by the spreaders.
Two people works best.
This will be my first year putting the boat up for winter.
In the past (40 years ago) we covered our family Coaster with a canvas.
When I purchased 4800 it was shrink wrapped, that my plan for this year.
The mast will go on top across the pulpits. When I unwrapped, they had taped the plastic...
I'm in Connecticut. Hopefully out of Niantic Bay Yacht Club. They have a small, 5 or 6 boat fleet there that races Wednesday nights. There is a strong PHRF fleet in the area for weekend racing as well.