I have a 1971 Bristol 34' and need to drop the rudder, anyone have any experience with this?
I assume I need to grind away at the bottom of the skeg or bottom of the rudder to expose a pin of some sort that hold the bottom rudder pin in place. thanks for your help.
So just checked the webcam and the wing is up and a rib is coming back to the dock from DZ, are they going sailing today? Anyone going to be filming?
We should see if we can get a SA Group discount. :lol:
Somali Cruise Package
I was checking cruise lines because I heard the rates are very cheap right now.
I found a Somali cruise package that departs from Sawakin (in the Sudan) and docks at Bagamoya (in Tanzania).
The cost is a bit high...
Sail Salem is a Non Profit public boating facilityu on winer Island in salem. The stated goal of the program is to provide sailing lessons to any child who wants them and do it for $1 This past year they taught over 175 kids sailing for $1 and have more signed up for this year. They have...
Alright, the Worlds are over, it's time to look forward to the Nationals and trying to earn a spot for next years Worlds in Italy.
24 signed up so far. FYC is an easy drive from anywhere on the east coast, 10 minutes off Route 95. I hope everyone is planning on being there. Who's coming?
So a regatta ends Sunday. another regatta starts Monday about 3 hours away, by this boat.
Now the problem, deadline to measure sails is 6pm Sunday. So one boat is concerned about the deadline and inquires about flexibility with the time because of the other regatta. The race management says...
My father in law just did a delivery from Newport to Virgin Gorda and went through the tail end of a storm about 11/8 and 11/9. They saw 30-40 knots but on the radio they heard a boat behind them who was in 60 kts and had lost the rig and was taking on water. The vessel in distress was talking...
The weather looks to be warm and sunny, however so far it doesn't sound too exciting.
Tampa Bay Marine forecast:
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS...EXCEPT BECOMING NORTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST