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Searching for a seefahrtcruizer of 1937

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Hi there. I wonder if anyone visiting your site might be able to help me… I have been chasing a ‘windfall’ yacht for two years now, and have come to what might be a dead end – but perhaps some ‘windfall’ fan out there might just know something that I dont.Here goes…27 ton ketch/cutter rigged yacht/seefartcruizer original name ‘Seewolf’, built ...

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Venice of the North

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Here is a video that may be interest to our friends in Sweden.  It is an American ‘News Reel’ type film of Stockholm in 1936.  I feel justified in posting this video on a site related to square meter sailing because at minute 5:01 in the film there appears to be a square meter boat.  Check it out and tell ...

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Sailing, Water and Ice (ca. 1941)

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This movie shows sailboat racing and iceboat racing from 1941.  It is a very interesting movie.  It will be more interesting if someone can spot a square meter boat!   (View Count 813)

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1995 Louis Vuitton Cup Sinking

1995 Louis Vuitton Cup Sinking

The AUS-35, a sailing ship representing Australia in the 1995 Louis Vuitton Cup, suddenly sinks halfway through the race forcing all crew members on board to abandon the ship. They would go onto the finals with a backup ship, but lose to New Zealand.   (View Count 1492)

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Bacchant back in Sweden

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via Scandinavian Classic Yacht Trust. The last 75 sq m built, Bacchant, has returned to Sweden after more than 25 years in the United States. The Reimers-designed masterpiece is in extremely good condition thanks to the former owner Jerry Sullivan in Milwaukee.The Swedish classic yacht community is delighted, since many yachts have been sold abroad and very few have returned. ...

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Wallon Sailers’ Video

Wallon Sailers’ Video

Video of members of Wallon Sailers racing 17 square meter boats in Michigan.  With any luck they will join us on this site. (View Count 621)

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Sue Connolly

A History of the
Gull Lake Yacht Club
1926-1987

Not too many people who view this site knew Sue Connolly, a long time resident of Marblehead, Massachusetts.  Sue passed on October 29th.  She was 89 years old.  Her passing needs noting here because she immeasurably assisted this site in researching the history of Thirty Square Meters in Marblehead during the 1930s, complete with names, addresses, telephone numbers, photos, books ...

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