• July 14th Make-up Races
    Today it looked like we would have 7 boats trying to finish out the seaon with a bank. Forecast was looking decent for wind. As Sunday came around the forecast had some chances of storms and only 4 showed up. During race one someone noticed a nasty line of storms heading across the region and it was decided to just have one more race for the day. Everyone made it home without any incident even … Continue reading “July 14th Make-up Races”
  • Sew your own Mainsail!
    My “main” 2023 winter project was to order a mainsail kit from Sailrite and build my 1980 O’Day 23-2 a new mainsail. I believe the one that came with it was the original and its quite baggy! last year I purchased a Sailrite LSZ-1, have done a few projects but was ready to tackle the mainsail kit. The kit comes mostly complete minus a few pretty specific tools required to complete it. I purchased those … Continue reading “Sew your own Mainsail!”
  • Mainsail Trim
    Below is a link to a great article explaining mainsail trim