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  1. Lost the rig

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    My description and takeaways for a nasty event. I will humbly accept feedback. This event took place in October, 2019. It was the first day of a 12 week beer can – lake sailing - race season; racing every other Saturday. Typically, we manage to get in three races each race day. During the...
  2. Racing a Spirit 23

    North American Yachts
    This year I have really gotten into racing in a friend's Sweden 36. We are in the racing class (usually leading the pack) so I have been surrounded by good sailors and have learned a lot. I am wondering who here has/does race their Spirit 23? (Silverado you mentioned in a post you do. Often...
  3. Advice on Making a Sailing Canoe

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Hey all! New to this forum, and fairly new to sailing but madly in love! I sail small rigs mostly, we're talking sunfish and lasers, but looking to build my own with my grandfather. Do to the size of my car, budget, and just versaility of use I'm fairly certain about building a Sailing Canoe...
  4. Mistral 4.7 1979

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Hi, I just bought a Mistral 4.7 1979 and I have no clue how to rig it.... The boat is in good shape but nothing is set.. all the ropes and in a bag. Please help.. if you can.. On send me close up pictures. The mat is down, etc.. Sorry for My english, I am French canadian from Montreal...