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hello from san diego

hi all i am new to sailing but a old salty dog from my powerboating days. love the site so far. lots of very informative stuff here. would be interested in chatting with other ranger r26 owners. i have a 1974 model and have been told a very good 1st sailboat.

happy sailing !!
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Hi,

I just started logging on this site today.
I just started sailing last summer, but love it and sail solo about half the time.
I have a Ranger 26 up in Duluth, but live in Chicago. I live on her for the whole summer, and have sailed throught the Apostle Islands for weeks at a time.
My Ranger handles really well and I enjoy it a lot. Freedom and escape. It seems I accidentally got the perfect boat !
good luck with yours, Gregg
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hey there, seaforth marina right now......and u?
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Hi,

I just started logging on this site today.
I just started sailing last summer, but love it and sail solo about half the time.
I have a Ranger 26 up in Duluth, but live in Chicago. I live on her for the whole summer, and have sailed throught the Apostle Islands for weeks at a time.
My Ranger handles really well and I enjoy it a lot. Freedom and escape. It seems I accidentally got the perfect boat !
good luck with yours, Gregg
Hi there proud owner of a 1974 26 ranger......new to sailing but old salty dog here. ive heard weve made a good choice in a 1st sailboat. setting mine to single hand would love to trade ideas......safe sailing......bob
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Hey rg - welcome to SN dude.
great site for a newbie like me.....lots of cool stories and info. look forward to many evenings of info gathering........happy sailing !
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Welcome to SN! Man would I love to in SD atm. We are going to be getting about 10' or more snow over the next couple of days. Annapolis Md.
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Welcome to SN! Man would I love to in SD atm. We are going to be getting about 10' or more snow over the next couple of days. Annapolis Md.
Bummer. I just moved back after 25 years inseattle
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merry christmas
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