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  1. Just set sail

    Introduce Yourself
    good evening. wanted to pop in and say hello. My husband and I just bought our first O'Day and just started our sailing journey. The first time my husband took me out we heeled way too much for my comfort and it scared me greatly as it was my first time out on a "real" sail boat. I was...
  2. catamaran capsize

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Apologies if I missed a thread on this, but a 28 foot catamaran capsized off the Chesapeake, with two fatalities. Does anyone have any information on the boat, or what happened? The usual brief media reports are pretty uninformative. US Coast Guard identified 2 who died when catamaran...
  3. Multi-hull capsize anti turtling device (mast float)

    Gear & Maintenance
    I am seeking information on catamaran / multi-hull masthead floats. Have found limited info via internet searches. Specifically foam shapes that go on the top of the mast. I was looking for more clever products to keep small multihulls / beach cats from turning turtle once they capsize. Can...
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