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Re: Scary night sail

Originally Posted by davidpm View Post
He was sanding the bottom from his wheelchair in the winter.
That is some serious determination.

You know ... if there is someone teaching ASA classes I am sure he could find people willing to crew. I would have liked an opportunity like this when I finished mine and did not have a membership in the school's sailing club.

He may want someone with more salt than recent ASA graduates - I put a nice scratch in the gel coat on my first return and it was daylight and I have no mobility issues :-) If that guy sanded the bottom from his wheelchair over the winter I'm sure he won't have problems borrowing a set of legs attached to an eager sailor. If I was nearby I'd offer to crew for a chance to sail.
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