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post #30 of Old 03-13-2008
hjkarten
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Even if you have the funds for a larger boat, consider that may not be the wisest action. The physical and emotional demands of larger boats may prove too great a burden as you age. Stick with a boat that you can safely and comfortably handle. Compromise is perhaps wise. I have seen a few friends who bought boats that were too large for them as they aged, and sailed less, finally selling the boats and getting out of sailing. Very sad.
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HJK
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