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    Close call...

    High winds, broken mast, 9 year old boy, capsized by rescue ship....The makings of a heck of a story. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/02/09/family-plucked-from-pacif_0_n_1267265.html I generally do not trust huff post for fact checking, ect. But this sounded like a very scary event. Fair...
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    PFD's

    After searching the form and not finding an answer, I decided to ask. I am taking sailing lessons (Lake Murray), and I am in preperations for buying a boat in the future. I am looking at purchasing a Mustang PFD that will suit my needs on ebay for a good price (best that i've found anyway)...
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    Asa Course Advice Please

    I am going to register for the Basic Keelboat cert at either Lanier Sailing Academy on Lake Murray, or Charleston Sailing School. Pros vs Cons: Lake Murray is 15 min away, and Charleston is 1.5 hrs. Charleston's course is 16 hours over 2 days. ($550) Lanier's course is 24 hours over 3 days...
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    Newbie..Columbia, SC

    Hi, We recently move to the Columbia, SC area. I am looking for some Mac X/M owners in this area for friendly conversation and advise. I have been lurking about this site for many months now, and reading up and learning about everything I can. I am a previous power boat owner with limited...
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    New To Sailing/site

    I am new to your site, and have spent hours reading posts and learning about sailing. I am very impressed with how friendly and helpfull peope are here. :) I have never sailed on my own, and my last experience was 25 years ago, but having talked it over with the boss (wife), we would like to...