Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: That Ericson feeling ...

  1. #1
    Seglare Sven's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2003
    Location or wherever Senta II is

    That Ericson feeling ...

    A couple of days ago Nancy and I were out for a daysail with a niece and a nephew.

    We were gradually catching up to a robust and very well kept sloop that we've often seen at the Isthmus. Once we got closer it was obvious that we were literally flying by them.

    As we passed above them, taking their wind, the helmsman yelled "what a gorgeous boat !".

    We tried to yell back to them (to leeward) that their boat was really well kept, but for some reason they couldn't hear us even though we could hear them.

    That Ericson feeling sure makes you feel good !

    Senta II
    1977 Ericson 39-B -- Hull # 216

    SXK Member #708565 --

    Senta World Navigation --

  2. #2
    Contributing Member I bblakesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Olympia WA
    You know it's funny. Our boat is in dire need of new sails. We only have a very old out of shape main and a 75% jib and we have been passing boats all the time. I can't imagine what it will be like next summer with new canvas.
    Barrett Blakesley
    1974 E-27

Similar Threads

  1. I had a sinking feeling
    By Earwax in forum Maintenance & Mechanical
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 06-14-2010, 06:51 PM
  2. Feeling fuelish
    By Desiderata in forum Maintenance & Mechanical
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 12-13-2007, 10:59 AM
  3. Feeling better about my sole!
    By Dferr in forum Maintenance & Mechanical
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 10-25-2006, 09:41 AM
  4. This strange feeling deja vu
    By gareth harris in forum Ericsons Southeast & Gulf Coast
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 07-12-2005, 08:23 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts