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Archive for September 2014

Do the Ha-Ha Aboard Profligate?

Profligate about to round Cabo Falso. latitude/Richard
©2014 Latitude 38 Media, LLC Almost everybody who does the Baja Ha-Ha aboard the 63-ft catamaran mothership Profligate is a repeat, but this year one cabin has opened up. More »

Catch a Lyft Ashore

So you’re preparing to head down the coast to Mexico and are planning several stops along the way to refuel, rewater and reprovision. The first two are generally pretty easy for boaters, but the last chore can be problematic. More »

Pacific Cup Trimaran Abandoned on Return to California

Transit of Venus was looking good as she approached Honolulu a couple of months ago. Sadly, she is now holed and adrift in mid-ocean. © 2014 Leslie Richter / www.rockskipper.com Transit of Venus, Rick Waltonsmith’s Corsair 37 trimaran was abandoned Thursday on her way back to the Bay Area from Hawaii following a severe impact with an unknown object last Wednesday. More »
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Do It Now, Not at the Last Minute

A big surge in last-minute Baja Ha-Ha entries has brought the total to just shy of 170, making it the largest Ha-Ha in the last three years. Considering the fact that we here at Latitude told it like it really was during last year’s boat impoundment fiasco in Mexico, we’re both gratified and more than a little surprised at the number of entries. More »

The Missing (Tourist Visa) Link & Cabo News

This could be you — heading south under sail to the sunny latitudes of Mexico. But before you set sail, be sure to go online and get your visa. latitude/JR
© Latitude 38 Media, LLC If you’re going to go to Mexico by boat, you need to get a special nautical tourist visa online. More »

Ad: Sale Boat of the Day

Ha-Ha Ready ~ Let’s Head South! © 2014 The Shoreline Yacht Group Catalina 42 • 1990 • $118,000 The Shoreline Yacht Group
Long Beach & San Pedro
Your Southern California Cruising Specialist Jim Jennett
(562) 243-5576
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Job Opportunity in Production

Production Department Latitude 38 is a such great place to work that we rarely have job openings. However, we are currently looking for an organized and team-oriented person who possesses excellent time-management skills and the ability to work within deadlines – with minimal supervision – to work in our production department. More »

Ad: Sale Boat of the Day

Ha-Ha Ready ~ Let’s Head South!
© The Shoreline Yacht Group 43-ft Mason • 1981 • $119,000 The Shoreline Yacht Group
Long Beach & San Pedro
Your Southern California Cruising Specialist Jim Jennett
(562) 243-5576
www.TheShorelineYachtGroup.com More »