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Sonja Update

In Slip with new cover

After having a custom trailer made Sonja has safely made it to her new home in Wisconsin!  She also now has new canvas to protect her new high gloss clear and electric Torqeedo engine.  I’ve had the opportunity to sail her numerous times on Lake Michigan and she performs like a dream. Here is a picture showing her New Clear!! ...

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Lancea All Wet!

Lancea All Wet!

We just received this video from the owner of Lancea. Dave purchased Lancea earlier this year and as promised he got her in the water. Congratulations Dave! Below is a video of Lancea being sailed on Cayuga Lake near Ithaca, New York. Another square meter enthusiast spotted her on the hard in April and provided the photos below. I visited ...

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Royal Swedish Yacht Club Centenary Races

Royal Swedish Yacht Club Centenary Races

Discovered this very interesting video on http://classicsailboats.org today about Uffa Fox and his 22 square meter sailboat Vigilant. By the way, the king was there too! In 1930 Uffa cruised 1,000 miles in Vigilant from Cowes to Sweden, to race in the Royal Swedish Yacht Club Centenary Races at Stockholm. He did not excel in the racing there, possibly because ...

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Will the real Monica please stand up?

Sail from the boat Kippis

The owner of the 22 square meter boat Kippis passed along her sail number today.  You probably already guessed that it is a duplicate to a sail number assigned to another 22 square meter. Our list of 22 square meter boats in North America lists the sail number S-202 to the sailboat Monica which is in Wisconsin. This is a ...

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Kippis Update!

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Last night this site received word from the owners of the 22 sqm “Kippis” that she is coming to the end of her restoration!  It is great to hear and congratulations to John for sticking with it! Since our last posting, work has gone well on the Kippis, and she’s almost ready for rigging. Our boatbuilder has done a great job ...

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Sonja S200/US22 New Price! – SOLD

Sonja US22

The owner of Sonja has dropped the asking price $16,000. Rich no longer has plans to sail Sonja and does not wish to store her any longer. Upon reflection that a new owner would most likely have to purchase a trailer to get her home and also a new set of sails to make her competitive, Rich has decided to ...

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Sonja S200/US22 Update – SOLD

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The appraisal of S200/US22 is in and as expected she is a beautiful boat.  A survey was not performed, but the appraisal was performed by a AME/SAMS certified inspector. The appraisal verifies that Sonja is in sound condition which reflects the care and maintenance performed over 40 years of ownership.  The appraised value was given as being between $50,000 and ...

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Sonja S200/US22 – SOLD

Sonja US22

2015 is turning into the year that you finally get the chance to buy that square meter boat you have been needing.  So far this year two boats have gotten new owners who will preserve them and sail them for many years to come.  Last month it was a surprise to find out that a significant boat from the Detroit ...

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Eja S-211

A History of the
Gull Lake Yacht Club
1926-1987

Hello, I am looking for any information on a 22 sq meter my father owned in Milwaukee, Wi. The name of the boat was Eja, S 211. my father said she was one of the larger 22′s built, she was a Sweden boat but we never knew who the designer was.In a storm on lake Michigan she broke away from ...

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