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    Dinghy Sailors Commandeer America's Cup

    There have been lots of complaints in the U.S. about the modern America’s Cup, in response not only to the strange and novel flying boats, but perhaps also in response to the pedigree of most of the sailors. Until recently, the America’s Cup has been a match of Yachtsmen, not small-boat sailors...
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    Dinghy Sailors Commandeer America's Cup

    There have been lots of complaints in the U.S. about the modern America’s Cup, in response not only to the strange and novel flying boats, but perhaps also in response to the pedigree of the most of the sailors. Until recently, the America’s Cup has been a match of Yachtsmen, not small-boat...
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    Wetsuit Recommendation

    I have now tried the new wetsuits (long johns) and tops from Lennon (positively reviewed in Yachts & Yachting around a year ago), and I have to say they are pretty amazing. Both the spring/fall version (2 mm) and the winter version (3-4mm) are remarkably warm. I recently wore the spring/fall...
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    Where to dinghy sail off-season?

    It's the end of October here in the Northeast, USofA. Nothing but frostbiting on the horizon. Anyone know of some dinghy sailing holidays or training programs in warmer climates? I'm aware of the limited options in the Northern Hemisphere: Florida, Caribbean, Mexico, DR. What about Australia or...
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    Laser Tiller on airplane

    Has anyone had an issue taking a Laser tiller/tiller extension as a carry-on on a plane?
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    Sailing the Columbia Gorge

    I'll be in the Portland area Sept 21-22, and am hoping to get a chance to sail on the incredible Columbia Gorge. Does anyone know someone or a club that might let me use a dinghy? I sail Aero, Laser, and RS100 here at home in New York. A free place to stay overlooking Times Square and the Hudson...
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    Looking to Dinghy Sail in Cape Town

    I'll be in Cape Town Jan 27 to Feb 3. I'd love to go for a sail or two, either single- or double-handed (with my wife). We currently sail RS100 and Laser, but anything reasonable would do. Any ideas where to look?
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