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Hi everyone! Just wanted to introduce myself. I am about to purchase my first sailboat. I recently received my ASA certifications through a sailing school in Panama. I am now in California, prepared to purchase my first boat and begin my adventures at sea.

I am excited to be a part of the community and look forward to getting to know you all!
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You realize, of course, that sailing is wet, cold, dangerous, addictive, expensive and worst of all, humbling?

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And the fact that you're willing to endure all that...makes you Welcome!

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Welcome. What are you looking at buying?
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Welcome aboard!

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".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
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