Charter

Sail Away - January 2007

by Sail Staff, Posted March 5, 2007

Role Playing

This month’s contributor is Tom Reinke, who sails a Flying Scot with his wife, Mary. They love leading bareboat charters and turning over the helm to the officer of the day. If you’re new to chartering—or if your friends are—you’ll find his organizational ideas helpful.

The primary objective of a charter is to have a good time, and that means different things


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Charter

Sail Away Archive

by Sail Staff, Posted March 5, 2007
2007Charter News from Annapolis (December 2007)Charting a Charter (November 2007)New Digs for The Moorings in Tortola (September 2007)Shopping List (August 2007)Charter Insurance (July
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Getting Hitched

by Sail Staff, Posted March 5, 2007
By Rebecca Waters

We cruised by the Strawberry Island Lighthouse in Canada’s North Channel at 7 knots in a brisk 25-knot wind. I was aboard Henk Vanderhulst’s Precision 23, Go Gently, and he, despite his 80 years, was unwilling to risk his reputation for leaving the fleet in his wake. Henk worked the tiller with his foot as he reached forward to adjust the sails.


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NOW HIRING: Production Associate

by Sail Staff, Posted February 28, 2007
SAIL, the largest circulation sailing magazine in the world, is seeking a hard-working professional to join their fast-paced production team.

Primary responsibilities will include ad trafficking, some ad design, layout of the classified section, and approving page proofs. Along with various other production and billing duties, you’ll assist and report directly to the Production


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Gear and Reviews

Mr. Oxford Boat Yard

by Sail Staff, Posted February 28, 2007
I hesitated before throwing a heavy line into the thin outstretched arms of the older fellow standing at the head of our slip. But he caught the line, wrapped it deftly around a cleat, and beckoned for the next one. This was our first visit to the quiet Chesapeake Bay town of Oxford, Maryland, and we had just met James Robert “Just call me Jimmy” Taylor, Oxford Boat Yard’s 95-year-old dockmaster
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Facnor's flat deck furler on a J/111

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