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Disabled Sailor Discovers Love of Water Through Challenged America

Posted by on Apr 14, 2014 in Boating News | 0 comments

SAN DIEGO — Paralyzed from the underarms down since she was 15, La Jolla local Amelia Opean has often considered swimming to be the perfect sport for her. In the water, she’s light. Her upper body no longer has to work with crutches to support her weight — and she’s free.

However, this year she has found her second love on the water, in the form of sailing. With help from San Diego’s Challenged America, Opean can jibe and tack from a seated position.   

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FUBAR Founder Proposes Sail Rally to Mexico

Posted by on Apr 14, 2014 in Boating News | 0 comments

By: Capt. Pat Rains

MARINA DEL REY — Del Rey Youth Foundation is coordinating a feasibility study for a new sailing event to be held mid-November 2014.

The cruise, for sailboats 40-feet and larger, would start in San Diego and end at Barra de Navidad in the heart of Mexico’s “Gold Coast” cruising grounds. The rally would make stops along the way — at Ensenada, Cabo San Lucas, San Jose del Cabo and other ports with secure marinas.

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Introducing the new Jeanneau 64

Posted by on Apr 14, 2014 in Boating News | 0 comments

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San Diego International Boat Show – June 19- 24, 2014

Posted by on Apr 14, 2014 in Upcoming Events | 0 comments

SD_logo_elementCome see our new Jeanneau sailboats at San Diego International Boat Show – June 19- 24, 2014 at Sheraton Harbor Island.

There will be something for everyone at the San Diego International Boat Show!

Every price range.  Every category.  Visit the boat show website.

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Strictly Sail Pacific – April 10-13, 2014

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 in Upcoming Events | 0 comments

In its 19th Year as the Original All Sail Boat Show, Strictly Sail Pacific Returns to Jack London Square With New Sailboats, Seminars, Free Sailboat Rides, and More. Cruising Yachts will have new boats for you to fall in love with at the show. If you plan on attending, please let us know so we can make it a memorable event for you.

The West Coast’s largest original all-sail boat show will sail into Jack London Square with all that is hot in the world of sailing. Whether you are a newbie or a seasoned sailor, this four day sailing spectacular is the place to immerse yourself in the world of sailing, check out new sailboats, talk to experts, participate in hands-on seminars, get on the water and have fun.

Visit the Strictly Sail website.

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