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6 new wooden optis complete....need a bit $ to rig them up

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I see some real life sailing heroes donating to your cause.

That is a great thing you are doing.

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BIG DONSaTIONS might be offered NAMING RIGHTS FOR THE BOATS>>>>>>>

YOuth build kids....   building all the spars, daggers, rudders.....

We still need close to 400 per boat for sheets, ratchet blocks,  float bags, .......... plus all needed to sail them in kids classes this summer on the Hudson

 

 

Block, Harken Complete Set(1296 Ratchet, 1308, & 1317) OPTEX1313 1 104.00 - need 6

Airbag Strap Kit, Universal/Standard, Black (3 Pieces) OPTEX1461 3 8.50 25.50 Sales - need 6

Airbag set RED 48L High Float With Long Fill Tube OPTEX1219  93.00 Sales- need 6

Mainsheet, Class Legal 21 Ft., Solid Braided Dacron OPTEX1377 1 12.00 -need 6

 Bridle, Vectran W/ Ring OPTEX1360 1 8.00 -need 6

 Mast Step, Round Cup Without Locking System OPTEX1202 1 60.00 - need 6

 Halyard System, Complete W/ EX1340 & EX1332 Blocks OPTEX1342 1 40.00 - need 6 

Optiparts Mast Lock / Safety Clamp OPTEX1203 1 30.00 - need 6

 

 

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They did it!!!!      6 wooden optis finished!  :P kids/volunteers also built spars/rudders/etc.... Sails donated... rigs, sheets and float bags donated...kids on our lillypad floating classroom just south of Rondout Lighthouse on the Hudson.... sailed them....come see us.....!

Only our second year...US Sailing programs.

RIverport sailing school at www.hrmm.org

 

 

 

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'Way to go!  We noticed that the wood Optis in our fleet were faster, maybe because they're stiffer than the 'glass ones. 

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Outstanding guys! This has to be the greatest thing I’ve seen on SA in a while.

Way to go to HRMM, the kids and everyone who donated and made this happen. 

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On 7/27/2018 at 11:58 AM, OutofOffice said:

Outstanding guys! This has to be the greatest thing I’ve seen on SA in a while.

Way to go to HRMM, the kids and everyone who donated and made this happen. 

Now need scholarship sponsors for next season....... sponsor and opti and give it a name.....  www.hrmm.org

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