SailNet Community - View Single Post - So we're buying a boat.
View Single Post
Old 11-22-2011
zedboy's Avatar
zedboy zedboy is online now
Doesn't sail enough
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Eastern Med
Posts: 337
Thanks: 0
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
Rep Power: 5
zedboy is on a distinguished road
Originally Posted by mathewsaunders View Post
So after further research and a LOT of really helpful posts, we decided that we're going to live on land for the summer in the Okanagan join the yacht club, take a bunch of lessons, then set out for Victoria or Vancouver and purchase a boat to live on for the winter. I guess we'll just see how that goes after.
Good call. Sail enough on OPBs that both of you get good and seasick once or twice (or prove to yourself that you don't get seasick even when everyone around you does) and do a little introspection. In my experience, everyone loves sailing in smooth water and beautiful weather. It's when it's nasty and lumpy that separates the sailors from the rest, or the men from the boys, or the sane from the ...
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook