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  1. The Tall Ship Bill of Rights

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    I admit it, I've been negligent. No, it's not that I haven't kept up on my blog, it's just that I've been so busy since we arrived in San Diego that I haven't publicized it. So, here it is. I have three new blog posts since the last time I announced it. Today's post is high adventure. I talk...
  2. Boston Navy Week/Tall Ships

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    FYI - If you're in the Boston area, this looks like a really cool event to check out. This has video (with canon fire and an up-close and personal encounter with a massive security machine gun), plus info on seeing it by boat. Video: 2012 Boston Tall Ship/Harborfest Preview | BoatingLocal.com
  3. Tall Ship Sailing

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Hi. I'm now looking for opportunities to sail tall ships this Winter. As a kid I saw the USCGC Eagle, a 295 foot barque, when it was docked in Miami. I attached a picture of her below. It make a lasting impression on me. It's still used today by the Coast Guard Academy as a training vessel...
  4. Allow me to introduce myself...

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi. I'm Shawnee. Over the past months I've been browsing a bunch of sailing forums but this looked like one to join. I've been a day sailor for many years, but gradually developed an interest in ocean sailing and the possibility of crewing a boat. As a "Master and Commander" novel fan, I...
  5. Ready to sail

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi Everybody, Saved up some money and quit the computer consulting job in order to pursue a long-time fantasy of travel/exploration via sailboat. I have day-sailing experience in small boats on Lake Michigan thanks to a club in Chicago, but I'm looking to try out the full-on live-aboard...
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