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Old 04-11-2009, 05:34   #1
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Hi from The Thousand Islands

My wife and I , kids and grandkids race and cruise a Mirage 25 "Garfield" out of Brockville Yacht Club on the St. Lawrence River at the east end of The Thousand Islands.
We have cruised from Montreal to Sodus Bay NY on our boat and have sailed in Florida,the Carribean and the Adriatic.
I also do a little iceboating on a pond nearby when the conditions are right and I feel like dragging it out of the basement.


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Old 04-11-2009, 06:37   #2
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Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, Phil.

We sailed our Mirage 26 all over Lake Superiorior in the 80's. The M25 looks remarkably similar.

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Old 04-11-2009, 08:54   #3
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Hi and Welcome
I tried iceboating in Sweden

Thousand Islands
Nice area! .

Not my favorite salad dressing though.
Go outside and PLAY!
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Old 04-11-2009, 09:42   #4
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Yay! More Mirage folks.

Welcome aboard.

Connemara is a Mirage 27, which I sail out of Toronto Hydroplane and Sailing Club.

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Old 04-11-2009, 21:28   #5
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Aloha Phil and Welcome aboard!
Never been up there but willing to when the boat is ready.
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Welcome aboard Phil. I ma sure you can be a great asset to those interesting in sailing in your area.

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