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Old 26-09-2009, 06:54   #1
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Another New Guy, from Jacksonville, FL...

Hi everyone. Well, I'm from Jacksonville, FL. I'm still very new to sailing but would like to get involved. Right now I'm deployed so I can only torture myself with looking at sailboats and reading this forum pretty much all day, but I'll be back in early November and will hopefully take come sailing courses and buy myself a boat to start the fun. If anyone feels like being generous and taking me under their wing then that would be great. Well, looking forward to reading the posts.
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Old 26-09-2009, 06:58   #2
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Tons of information here, and tons of knowledge for questions. We are down in Green Cove, and sometime this fall wew ill have a gathering of members. Check out events for N.E. Florida Fall Ball. It will be a good chance to meet folks too if the timing is right.......i2f
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Old 26-09-2009, 07:48   #3
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Welcome, Keep safe! It is a great forum
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Old 04-10-2009, 13:55   #4
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Aloha and Welcome aboard!
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Old 26-10-2009, 10:57   #5
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I'm looking for information on sailing opportunities around Jacksonville. We are planning to trailer our boat to Jacksonville in February or March 2010. Re: St. Johns river-Is there a lot of commercial ship traffic that would be a negative to sailing?

Can you recommend a marina located close to the main body of water near Jax? We will probably need a slip for a week.

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Old 26-10-2009, 12:12   #6
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Welcome Aboard Dallas! Hope you made it back by now and have started working on your sailing classes. If we can help let us know.
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