SailNet Community - View Single Post - small rooftop sailboats
View Single Post
post #17 of Old 01-08-2009
camaraderie's Avatar
Join Date: May 2002
Location: East Coast
Posts: 13,877
Thanks: 0
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Rep Power: 17
NE...yes...they are very light boats suitable for light wind lake sailing but if you get one wishing to learn how to sail I would suggest one of the ones with jib and mainsail like the Skimmer or SunchaserII rather than the Snark model.
My first boat was a Snark and it was a great summer fun boat and easy to learn on and get back upright when you dump her. Also easy to get on and off the top of the car.
One downside is that they are not fiberglass so you can damage them more easily.

No longer posting. Reach me by PM!
camaraderie is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome