All things sails
On March 19th, 2013, two members of the SEAS Board will be interviewed during Jeff Brown's 'Juneau Afternoons' on KTOO at 3 pm. This is a popular Juneau events radio show and Jeff has been hosting it for many years.
Joel Osburn, the SEAS Vice Commodore, and Wade Rogers, who is the Communications Committee Chair and an At Large Member, will be interviewed regarding SEAS's next Sailor's Talk event which will feature information on sail repair, measurement, and maintenance. This event will be held in the KTOO t.v. studios, 360 Egan Drive from 5-8 pm on March 21st.
SouthEast Alaska Sailing (SEAS) will be hosting their third, 2013 ‘Sailor Talks’ educational event on Thursday, March 21, 2013, from 5:00-8:00 pm at the KTOO television studio, 360 Egan Drive. This month’s topic is Sail Repair and Maintenance.
Although the weather was sunny, several faithful members and visitors participated in last night’s Sailor Talk ~ including 8 Skippers and 7 crew. Also give a big SEAS welcome to two New Skippers Members who signed up …. Gus Marx of S/V Maeve a Pacific Seacraft Sloop and Sigrid Dahlberg & Hal Geiger of S/V Okojo Maru a Albin Vega …. Welcome!!!!
Wade Rogers, the SEAS Racing Committee Chairman spoke on sailing rules when racing, along with skookum mini-videos demonstrating what can and shouldn’t happen at the beginning of a race.
On April 13, fourteen skippers were present along with other members and those interested in learning by crewing and helping with maintenance this summer.
After the introduction of old and new members, and SEAS guests, the discussions began. Our old friend, Brad Tibbs, S/V Freebird, interjected a wealth of information from his years of experience as a machinist.