good n’ plenty:
Jesus do these guys have a stranglehold on this diminished fleet. Think Hutch has anything to do with it? Thanks to Joy Sailing for the snap! Results
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beware the future:
Dear F18 and other Sailors,
A word of caution as week think about rejecting class innovations like DS, hard launchers and C-Boards under the principle that “new fangled stuff will add cost and drive members away.”.
As an “old” salt who owned one of the first batch of lasers back when my area was all about Force 5’s – my heart leans towards Bill Hardesty who points out the Laser as the model of class preservation. I wish that was the way US sailors thought, but my observation of actual behavior of the modern American consumer-sailor shoots some gigantic holes in the Laser theory of class management as a template for keeping numbers in the face of innovation.
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