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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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Josephine US-4/US-22 No Longer For Sale

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When it is cold and snowing out and you have nothing to do during the long winter just remember that 2015 was the year to buy that square meter!  The 30 sqm boat Josephine is for sale in London, Ontario, Canada.  The boat is part way through a restoration with the hull work being completed which included all major planking, ribs, ...

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Sonja S200/US22 – SOLD

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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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The Emperor’s New Boat is SOLD!

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Lancea matches in specification to the 22 square meter boat designed by Knud Reimers for the Emperor of Annam in 1928. Length 36′ Length, water-line 22′ 7″ Beam 6′ Draft 4′ 3 1/4″ Sail Area 236 sq. ft. Lancea is in fine shape and has been in storage for the last four years following a freshen up at the boat ...

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US-42 Evintea is SOLD!

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Harry Levack, a long time square meter sailor in Port Huron is selling his boat Evintea.  Evintea is a Reimers Solent design built in 1939 at Motala Boat Works.  Evintea has been well cared for by a succession of loving owners and Harry has lovingly maintained and enjoyed Evintea for 27 years.  She has been on the hard for four ...

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Chase Family Film

Chase Family Film

Chase Family video of trip to Sweden and Germany, 1930 I became a 30 Square Meter enthusiast in 1962 when my father purchased Northern Light, U.S. 27, S-13 (also known as Marianne, Bosun Bird, and lastly, Lil). I loved that boat with a passion. It drove me to contact every owner/sailor of 30s I could find to learn their stories ...

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Authors Needed!!!!

A History of the
Gull Lake Yacht Club
1926-1987

A website lives and dies by the content it presents. This site is designed in a magazine format with the intention to allow others besides the administrator and editor to post content to the site. If you are a boat owner looking for a way to document the restoration of your boat or a boat owner wishing  to share their ...

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Skerry Cruisers of North America is Back!!!!

A History of the
Gull Lake Yacht Club
1926-1987

Over the weekend a few little issues were found and repaired. We feel confident now that we can ask visitors to register as users, subscribe to receive email post, and comment on any of the posts. We hope you enjoy the site! (View Count 431)

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The Ghost of Bacardi

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A ghost arrived at this site yesterday: BACARDI, US 20.  During the 1950s the last official roster of the American 30 Square Meter Association, then out of Detroit, was published by Albert B. Gregory (in a 196os letter Gregory states that when he moved to a new home, all the of the Association’s records and files, dating to the 1930s, ...

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