Hi everybody, I am new to the forum and new to sailing. I just finished helping a 70 year old neighbor lady get rid of junk (filled her a 10 ton dumpster). She is just getting ready to move to FL. She is a beautiful person and I wish her the best. Well, after I got done (2 weeks later) she...
Hello, I just sold my 2012 Laser Radial and upgrading to a 29er with a teammate of mine. I have found this used 29er on kijiji and wondering if the sails are legal to race with? There is no numbering just 'ITA' and Volvo which I assume was from an event and the sails were used by an italian...
I am looking at what small sailboat to buy.
Here are some factors to consider:
1) Live near Memphis Tn, so only a small man-made lake within 1 hour drive
2) one-person manning, but would like to take an adult or child guest
3) easily rigged
4) easy on back and knees
5) good in light wind or...
I am planning to sail a laser 2 single handed. Do you guys know if a single person who weights about 65 kilos is heavy enough to right a laser 2 that capsized and turned turtle in a ˜15 knots wind? If yes, is this easy/hard?
I've searched high and low and I can't find anyone who has experienced righting
a capsized Walker Bay rigid. It seems like it would be almost impossible to get back
into it without the stabilizing tubes. Creative work-around maybe ? : )