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Re: Why a racer for cruising discussion...

Originally Posted by Cruisingdad View Post
Hey Jon,

One of our good friends that are cruisers just pulled off their cruising chute and stuck it in storage. Why? It took up too much room that became necessary for other things.

Food for thought.

Well, that merely confirms what my lyin' eyes have been telling me for years... Namely, that for many of the cruising sailors I see out there, the art and enjoyment of sailing is simply not a particularly high priority...

NTTAWWT, of course... (grin)

If the day ever comes when I find myself removing my free-flying sails to make room for "other things", I'll know it's time to start browsing Yachtworld in search of something like this...

Last edited by JonEisberg; 05-02-2013 at 03:22 PM.
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