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View Poll Results: Do you like sailing
Yes, I'm totally in it for the sailing. 72 71.29%
Yes on a good day, but I'm more in it for the life style than the sailing 26 25.74%
No, I tolerate the sailing because I like the cruising 1 0.99%
No, hate it 0 0%
Other. Please specify 2 1.98%
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Old 15-06-2011, 00:26   #46
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Re: Do you actually like sailing?

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The only time I smile is when I'm sailing. Everything else on the planet sucks except for Mexican food, my family, and random boobs.
Now that's funny
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Old 15-06-2011, 08:15   #47
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Re: Do you actually like sailing ?

Hi all from germany. I liked sailing in a dingy and small boat like my Folkboat i owned 10 years. It was like forgetting everything and just get the flow with the wind the motion and the sound of water, i was sitting at the helm for hours and just looking and feeling. Now i have a 44 feet boat and it change a little bit, it is often more a nice transportation of my living area from a to b with the autopilot doing the nice steering.

But i changed it last week when i got my new hard dinghy with a 5 sqm lugger sail and i spent now several hour at the weekend to sail with my dinghy arround the anchorage to get the same mood like years before. Really nice to buy a hard dinghy ( two part) instead of an inflatable
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