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Bay Area Sailors #OptSailing and Outdoors for Blue Friday

By John Arndt | December 3, 2021 |
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Many Bay Area sailors took advantage of sunshine and sailing to make for an idyllic Thanksgiving holiday.

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Magazine Features: January 2022

Season Champions Part Two

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We took a little break from our Season Champions series of features to spend two weeks sailing down the coast in the Baja Ha-Ha. This month we pick up where we left off in our November issue.

Boat of the Month: Millimeter

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The Millimeter is a one-design, one-person, single-hull racing yacht, related to the Mini-12 and the slightly longer International 2.4mR. She is a Bay Area legend, with an origin story circa 1982, when Sven Svendsen imported a 12-ft boat from Germany and put it on display at a boat show just south of San Francisco.

Clear the Decks, Batten the Hatches!

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Fall 2021's first big storm on October 24 was a major weather event — an "atmospheric river combined with a bomb cyclone." The unpredicted hurricane-force winds were so strong that most rescue teams could not go out during the storm itself.

Max Ebb: The Sextant and the Apocalypse

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Just duct tape your phone to the telescope mount of your sextant, line it up carefully, and you're good to go.

Racing Sheet

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In this first 'Sheet of 2022, we report on the Melges 20 Worlds, Kennedy Cup, the inaugural Wosser Trophy winners, the J/70 Youth Nationals and the Youth Worlds.

World of Charter

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After cruising in Greece's Cyclades Islands in 2019, Bay Area-sailor Steve Wallach turned his sights to Italy's Aeolian Islands, a volcanic archipelago north of Sicily.
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