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post #22 of Old 05-02-2011
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Originally Posted by Hudsonian View Post
In addition to the factors mentioned, consider the reduction in demand arising from the dramatic aging of the population in the US. As the population ages we can participation in most active sports to decrease.

Birding anyone?
Overall I think this is true. But an aging population is also in less of a hurry to get there, which (along with gas prices) could eventually help sailboats vs. power boats.

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