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Search: Posts Made By: hannah2
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 48
Views: 2,428
Posted By hannah2
Re: Anyone ever sold at a profit?

we did it in 2008 which was a really bad year to sell a boat. Had sailed from Seattle to New Zealand 2007 to 2008. Our son decided he did not want to continue being home schooled and wanted to go...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 156
Views: 6,473
Posted By hannah2
Re: Give AIS a rest

What i found interesting on our passage down the european coast and near the shipping lanes is how often ships captains go at it with each other over the VHF. A lot of yelling and screaming about...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-01-2014
Replies: 66
Views: 4,403
Posted By hannah2
Re: The trend in new cruising boats....

Found this pic of the sail sheeted in and that is about it but enough for our type of sailing. But the dagger boards are so important in sailing this new design. Put the lee dagger board down and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-01-2014
Replies: 66
Views: 4,403
Posted By hannah2
Re: The trend in new cruising boats....

It's a system that works for the type of sailing we do. Yes I could attach a sheet to the boom go out to a snatch block on one of the cleats and then back to a winch and obtain center. But going to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-01-2014
Replies: 66
Views: 4,403
Posted By hannah2
Re: The trend in new cruising boats....

Here is the system on our new boat the Boreal 44. No traveler but a system of pulley's with sheet going to winches on both side of cockpit. You can use both winches to haul in boom. Can't get it...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 06-06-2014
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,677,585
Posted By hannah2
Re: Interesting Sailboats

The Sirus 40DS looks pretty good. But looking at their website I noticed they use twin rudders some of their other models. I have no idea why anyone doing serious cruising in high lats would want...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 06-02-2014
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,677,585
Posted By hannah2
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Hey Paulo,

Good to see your getting ready for the summer season. Should be a great season for you after that really lousy stormy winter you had. Your boat is looking good and it is looking fast....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-04-2014
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,677,585
Posted By hannah2
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Hi Paulo and all,

We made it to Martinique a couple days ago. 18 days from Tenerife in the Canaries. First 6 days 30 to 40 kts nothing below 30 just a couple of hours above forty mostly 35 to...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-26-2013
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,677,585
Posted By hannah2
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Winds here in Canaries have gone ESE at 25 kts over the last few hours so things are changing. Those boats headed NW are the big guys with full racing crew and can handle going NW up to 34 N to get...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-25-2013
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,677,585
Posted By hannah2
Re: The ARC has started

It's hard to believe they left with a cut off low just to the NW with winds 25 to 39 on the nose by Tuesday then the trades go way from 22N to 10N all most all the way across the Atlantic till next...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-17-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 62,966
Posted By hannah2
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

First time I cruised in S. Pacific I was 21 that's in 1972 or so. 50 % were young and fifty percent were old. It seems to be about the same today, nothing has really changed. At 21 I lived on a...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-17-2013
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,677,585
Posted By hannah2
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Hi Paulo and crew,

Sorry about the Verde and Verdes thing By the way we are stocked up with good Verdes wine.

It is still too early to give you a detailed report on our new Boreal. We hope...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-17-2013
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,677,585
Posted By hannah2
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Lots of racing going on this week all over the globe. Here at Puerto Calero on Lanzarote we have the RC 44 world championships this coming week. Teams have been working around the clock to prep...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-16-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 62,966
Posted By hannah2
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

Yes there are many who live a sad life in many countries around the world and with no way out. I hope those of us who are more fortunate do what they can to help.

But with this thread I think...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-15-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 62,966
Posted By hannah2
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

Hi Sal,

I don't think most of the 20 somethings we meet come from wealthy families or have support from their families. They seem to know what they wanted and set out to save, buy a used boat,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-13-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 62,966
Posted By hannah2
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

Capt Jack, I'm really not trying to be negative here But I'm saying is if you whine about the problems and distractions of life and don't find a solution so you can go cruising then you are not the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-12-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 62,966
Posted By hannah2
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

Again I think the thread was about young people really cruising. I take cruising as leaving your home port and headed out across an ocean and coming back to your home country in a year or so. I'm...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-25-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 62,966
Posted By hannah2
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

Ok old men and young kids it's time for the local survey here in Lisbon, Portugal while waiting for a weather window to the Canaries. We have met so many sailors of all types, ages and different...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-18-2013
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,677,585
Posted By hannah2
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Hi Paulo,

I hear you, the boat seems to handle well going to weather but no 30 knots and 3 to 4 meter seas yet. Beam is best I can tell you about in lousy seas. I hope over the next 5 years of...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-16-2013
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,677,585
Posted By hannah2
Re: French aluminum centerboarders

Hi Guys,

In Spain and first chance to look at interesting sailboats in 4 weeks. Sorry I will not be able to write a lot about how our new French centerboard Boreal 44 is doing but a quick note. ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-30-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 62,966
Posted By hannah2
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

Again I'm not wanting to be cruel here but the guy that posted this and others like him have no chance of being a 20 or 30 something serious cruiser. This guy is your average person who lives an...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-27-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 62,966
Posted By hannah2
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

I guess you didn't read my posts throughout this entire thread did you. I'm the one who continually defended the young cruisers out there and have said all along that there are as many young...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-27-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 62,966
Posted By hannah2
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

wolfe,

We would love to see you in the S. Pacific in April 2014. But you have never left port on your own and you have a lot of truth to learn about yourself and those that will be around you. ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-27-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 62,966
Posted By hannah2
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

I've posted on this subject way back and I see there are new dreamers without a chance to make it work because they have every excuse in the world.
My wife and I leave tomorrow for the start of our...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 06-02-2013
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,677,585
Posted By hannah2
Re: Interesting Sailboats

When I went over to France to look at the Boreal 44 a couple years ago and I was looking through all the locker spaces I had to ask what all the holes in the shelves were for. The reply was was...
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