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Search: Posts Made By: Boomberries
Forum: Racing 02-27-2014
Replies: 9
Views: 877
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Frostbiting!

Here in Vancouver, we have three winter series. Two are very popular, one is dwindling off. One series (West Van Snowflake series has about 30 boats spread out over four different Divisions, the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-07-2013
Replies: 19
Views: 970
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Boat recommendations for a Newbe

Personally, I find it interesting and a bit puzzling that people want to buy a sailboat to "learn" to sail on. Have you sailed on other boats at all? Have you taken a course?
I concur with what...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-06-2013
Replies: 63
Views: 5,239
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Show us your home port!

Beautiful. Mystic is certainly a lovely little place. I was there two years ago and hope to return again for a visit.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-24-2013
Replies: 1,048
Views: 231,958
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Lets get some good sunrise/sunset pictures....

Glad you enjoyed. I like the silvery mornings like that. Fifty Shades of Grey, sailing style. : )
Here is another one, same morning.

Booms
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-24-2013
Replies: 6,726
Views: 1,594,421
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Thanks Hannah2, for asking me to clarify. I realize now that there are several possibilities.
I was referring to the interior of the AY 480. There is one chrome handhold above the companionway that...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-24-2013
Replies: 6,726
Views: 1,594,421
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Interesting to me, that what is obviously lacking is any sturdy hand holds in the companion way for going down the stairs. There are no handholds down below at all. I consider this important in...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-19-2013
Replies: 1,048
Views: 231,958
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Lets get some good sunrise/sunset pictures....

Nice to check back in after a hiatus and see several more beautiful pics shared. Here are a few from my sailing adventures last summer in New England, and on the Pacific Ocean

Silvery sunrise on...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-19-2013
Replies: 277
Views: 26,316
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Smackdaddy needs your thoughts/prayers

Smack, the thought of what you are going through has occupied the thoughts of many, and is truly heartbreaking. This is a wonderful community here, and they hold you and your sons, in their thoughts...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-16-2012
Replies: 1,048
Views: 231,958
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Lets get some good sunrise/sunset pictures....

http://www.sailnet.com/forums/members/boomberries-albums-sunset-3-picture1078-sunset-pacific-undreway-maui-vancouver.jpg
Last one - while sailing from Maui to Vancouver, 2010. So many magical...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-16-2012
Replies: 1,048
Views: 231,958
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Lets get some good sunrise/sunset pictures....

http://www.sailnet.com/forums/members/boomberries-albums-sunsets-picture1076-sunset-2-bermuda-newport-sail.jpg
Another beauty sunset, while sailing back from Bermuda to Newport, RI. - 2011
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-16-2012
Replies: 1,048
Views: 231,958
Posted By Boomberries
Re: Lets get some good sunrise/sunset pictures....

http://www.sailnet.com/forums/members/boomberries-albums-sunset-2-picture1077-sunset-underway-bermuda-newport-r-i-2011.jpg
A lovely night while underway sailing from Bermuda to Newport, R.I., 2011
Forum: Racing 04-21-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
Hello Paulo - I did not get the sense that anyone...

Hello Paulo - I did not get the sense that anyone was pissed off at you. : ) It is a subject that deserves time & considered thought. A very good understanding of racing standards is very helpful to...
Forum: Racing 04-19-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
Hi Marty - the boat in my avatar is an ILC40 and...

Hi Marty - the boat in my avatar is an ILC40 and it's sailed out of West Van
Forum: Racing 04-19-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
Well done on your race George. In my post...

Well done on your race George. In my post yesterday I forwarded the name of the head cam we used. I had to email to ask the type it was. Have you been to the Oakland boat show? Did you learn much...
Forum: Racing 04-19-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
Stillraining, thanks for the kind words and...

Stillraining, thanks for the kind words and support. :)

I really don't want to go on about the SS race, but some things I've read here are a bit disconcerting, so I shall try to offer up a few...
Forum: Racing 04-18-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
George - just to reply about the camera question...

George - just to reply about the camera question you asked. It was a HD waterproof, GoPro Helmet Hero.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-14-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,147
Posted By Boomberries
Van Isle

Have a great rounding, Jack. I know you have several similar trips under your belt.Stay safe and have fun! I will be watching the gribs.
That trip is a fave of mine.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-14-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,147
Posted By Boomberries
Excellent video Jack. Thanks! I could not get the...

Excellent video Jack. Thanks! I could not get the previously posted links to work, but I was able to access the youtube & I will be forwarding that to some folks.
Forum: Racing 04-09-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
Hi George. A friend lent us the camera. He was...

Hi George. A friend lent us the camera. He was supposed to skipper a boat in the short course and wisely decided not to go out. It's a head-cam, is completely waterproof (obviously, lol) and hands...
Forum: Racing 04-08-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
I was just hangin' on to a halyard wrapped around...

I was just hangin' on to a halyard wrapped around a winch. I need to stay close to the pit in case I need to release the vang or a halyard in a hurry ... so that gives me something to hang on to in...
Forum: Racing 04-07-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
Hi back at ya Womby! :) Great site you have...

Hi back at ya Womby! :) Great site you have here.
Forum: Racing 04-06-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
Latest news is that Incisor has been...

Latest news is that Incisor has been recovered,and is being towed back today.
And yes, Adam the waves were big for Strait Of Georgia,especially as we neared Entrance Island when the wind picked up...
Forum: Racing 04-05-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
Huge kudos

Huge kudos to you and the rest of the crew for your amazing efforts during very difficult conditions.
Without your excellent assistance and the fortunate proximity of your vessel to Incisor, I am...
Forum: Racing 04-05-2010
Replies: 169
Views: 27,063
Posted By Boomberries
Yes, it is lost. Incisor made a brief...

Yes, it is lost. Incisor made a brief reappearance, and there is a picture of the top of the mast and two spreaders showing, and then it sunk.
Forum: Introduce Yourself 04-05-2010
Replies: 2
Views: 384
Posted By Boomberries
Somewhere to drop a hook ...

I just found out about this place yesterday via Stillraining. SailNet looks like a friendly harbour to drop a hook now and then ... a place to sit back, read, learn, dream and laugh.

I don't...
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