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Sailing Course by Seattle Singles Yacht Club

When: May 6, 13 & 20, 2014 6:30-9:00pm Where: Mountaineers facility in Magnuson Park 7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle What: Basic Sailing Course • 6 hours of classroom training with experienced sailors • Basic keelboat book and basic course notes included • Access to at least two training sails on Puget Sound waters • [...]

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Irish American soda bread

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. Why not add a little festivity to the day and bake one of these simple loaves of bread in your galley? No yeast, no fuss, a little sticky maybe, but easy as … well, pie. The loaf is made with baking soda, and you’ll be amazed by [...]

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Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’

The rock group Nazareth said it best; “love hurts”.  And me, well I love sailing. Well then the math is  obvious, right? Given: L = love, H = hurt and Sailing = S; L=H and S=L, therefore S=H.  In plainer English Love = Hurting and Love = Sailing, Therefore Sailing = Hurting That’s right, sailing [...]

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Man hangs on to the transom of a sailboat underway as he is dragged through the water

Go overboard!

Seattle Sailing Club has an unusual proposition for you this Saturday; get into your foulies, bundle up for a cold day on the water, put on your PFD… and then jump in. You don’t have to brave the dark, cold, roiling salt water of Puget Sound (47.5F as of this writing) to take this plunge, [...]

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Skol!