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Old 01-02-2015, 04:53   #1
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Just a few words about me. My sailing experience spans now over 35 years and more than 100000 miles, mostly in gaff-rigged vessels. I work as chief officer on a merchant vessel, and sometimes as captain on sail training vessels, preferably racing. My own boat is a 50´gaff rigged cutter, a bit over 100 years old.

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Old 01-02-2015, 05:10   #2
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Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, Martin.

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Very impressive... looking forward to your wisdom.
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Howdy and Welcome Aboard Martin!

I like gaff boats (though I don't own one…yet).

Add some photos of your boat, if you will, it always gives us something to admire.

Your enviable experience will be a good addition to this forum.
Ahoy All Sailors! Need experienced crew for a passage or delivery in Atlantic, Pacific, Caribbean, Med, PNW, ICW, coastal or across an ocean anytime in 2018? I am available on 24hr notice. See my CF Profile "About Me" page for details. Happy to lend a hand!
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Welcome to CF Martin!
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