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Search: Posts Made By: Guero
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-01-2013
Replies: 153
Views: 9,159
Posted By Guero
Re: Where are the younger people?

Hi,

The lifestyle of cruising sailboats contrasts with that of most young professionals who can afford them.

I'm 37 years old and I own a Hunter 410. I'm a bit of a contrast in my sailing...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-27-2012
Replies: 32
Views: 2,295
Posted By Guero
Re: Words fail me

WoW! What a beauty!


http://img13.imageshack.us/img13/1557/titanic1m.png

Look closer

http://img14.imageshack.us/img14/6449/titanic2.png
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-26-2012
Replies: 59
Views: 7,978
Posted By Guero
Re: beneteau best boat ever built.

A couple of weeks ago I spent 3 days anchored at some island surrounded by reefs 65 miles from the mexican coast. (Scorpion Reefs)

When I arrived, I entered carefully, starting the track on the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-01-2012
Replies: 322
Views: 13,017
Posted By Guero
Re: Why all the angst against racing on Sailnet?

I knew how to sail, well I tough that I knew how to sail before my first regatta. I did all the club races in salt water (Gulf of mexico, Mexican coast) for 2 years, won a few of them. I learned so...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-01-2012
Replies: 125
Views: 17,853
Posted By Guero
Re: Is she bluewater? Interesting story to help with these questions.

:laugher :laugher

Ahh, the constant bashing from the internet experts, who don't own a Catalina, Beneteau or Hunter, but they know this guy who knows another guy who had this and that happen to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-14-2012
Replies: 506
Views: 109,628
Posted By Guero
Re: Pictures: Those perfect moments

http://img826.imageshack.us/img826/4600/dolphinsillusion.jpg
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-14-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,348
Posted By Guero
Re: Pictures of My Boat in Cuba!

That sounds like a nice trip. It's great these guys didn't listen to some on these forums. (Staying coastal with a Catalina/Hunter/Beneteau).

I see on the tracker they stopped by Turks and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-13-2012
Replies: 125
Views: 17,853
Posted By Guero
Re: Is she bluewater? Interesting story to help with these questions.

I just did Key West, Cuba, Yucatan with a Hunter. Everything went fine, and I'm a newbie and we didn't have excessive preparation. Couple of weeks, planned waypoints a day before and that's it. I'll...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-13-2012
Replies: 30
Views: 2,497
Posted By Guero
Re: Crossing the gulf and things you forgot to bring aboard

Excellent suggesiton about switching water tanks. We had 3. (port, starboard, aft).

We had 2 radars, one at nav station and one at helm, so night navigation was fairly safe and always had two...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-13-2012
Replies: 30
Views: 2,497
Posted By Guero
Re: Crossing the gulf and things you forgot to bring aboard

I would like to thank all who participated in this thread. Your information was very useful.

The crossing went well, Only thing we missed is...

A guy forgot to turn off the water pressure one...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-13-2012
Replies: 1,053
Views: 240,437
Posted By Guero
Re: Lets get some good sunrise/sunset pictures....

http://img26.imageshack.us/img26/2236/nicesunsetciuba.jpg

From Keywest,FL en route to Cuban Coast, a few weeks ago.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-26-2012
Replies: 147
Views: 9,493
Posted By Guero
Re: "Motor kings"--don't we sail any more?

I've a bunch of trophies and medals from my last 2 years of sailing, been on the podium about 10 times, and I never bitch the guys motoring. Not sure where this mentality come from. I'm just happy...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-23-2012
Replies: 1,053
Views: 240,437
Posted By Guero
Re: Lets get some good sunrise/sunset pictures....

http://img16.imageshack.us/img16/1320/screenshot20120523at206.png
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-23-2012
Replies: 147
Views: 9,493
Posted By Guero
Re: "Motor kings"--don't we sail any more?

Roll eyes emoticon? Really? Oh my! Where's the gay expression emoticon. Why so? I'm ready to bet you never did that. Come on tell me you got close to a boat just to scream at them to get their sails...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-23-2012
Replies: 147
Views: 9,493
Posted By Guero
Re: "Motor kings"--don't we sail any more?

Wait, what? I'm crossing the gulf next week with my boat, you can be pretty sure I'm gonna be sailing, and I'll have my rails loaded with jerry jugs of diesel as you put it, as a security.

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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-23-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 850
Posted By Guero
Re: What it's all about...

Thanks for sharing.. My contribution (Yucalpeten, Mexico)

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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-22-2012
Replies: 30
Views: 2,497
Posted By Guero
Re: Crossing the gulf and things you forgot to bring aboard

Damn! That was great, I could almost visualize your voyage. Thanks a lot for the tips. Some of the guys I crew with in beer cans regattas use these shoes, never thought it could become so useful on...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-22-2012
Replies: 30
Views: 2,497
Posted By Guero
Re: Crossing the gulf and things you forgot to bring aboard

Great idea, thanks a lot, this can indeed be very useful, adding to the list.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-22-2012
Replies: 30
Views: 2,497
Posted By Guero
Re: Crossing the gulf and things you forgot to bring aboard

I'm sorry, yes I meant Foul weather gear. I'm one of these little pesky french Canadians, didn't master Shakespeare's language yet, apologies, and thanks :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-22-2012
Replies: 30
Views: 2,497
Posted By Guero
Re: Crossing the gulf and things you forgot to bring aboard

Sorry, here's a quick list i've in mind, I still have to review it with my crew so obviously stuff will be added, but would appreciate input.

Security:

Inspection/service:

Boat surveyed by...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-22-2012
Replies: 30
Views: 2,497
Posted By Guero
Crossing the gulf and things you forgot to bring aboard

Hey All!

Canadian expat currently living in Mexico, Recently purchased a 2002 Hunter 410, we had it prepared and moved to Keywest. I'm going to cross the gulf and bring it to Progreso, Yucatan,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-08-2012
Replies: 420
Views: 50,168
Posted By Guero
Re: How many young people (say 35 or under)out there

Well, posting before I turn 36 this 29th of May.

I just purchased my 3rd sailboat, a 2003 Hunter 410. Taking delivery in 2 weeks. :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-02-2012
Replies: 79
Views: 6,883
Posted By Guero
Re: Hunter declares Chpt 11 BK

You might want to go to sailing anarchy forum with that kind of stuff, they love talking about sailing while on land.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-01-2012
Replies: 79
Views: 6,883
Posted By Guero
Re: Hunter declares Chpt 11 BK

That's pretty ignorant. A lot of the most respected boats are from companies who are no longer in business. I find it ironic, to see comments from people with boats from bankrupted companies actually...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-04-2011
Replies: 420
Views: 50,168
Posted By Guero
Please young people continue to promote Sailing!...

Please young people continue to promote Sailing! I'm 35 and the youngest guy in my sailing club. My regatta crew are 38, 40 and 42, and they are the 2nd, 3rd and 4th youngest as well. Nothing against...
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