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Skaneateles boat show draws boaters from around the country
Skaneateles boat show draws boaters from around the country

Read more by Natalie Brophy at The Auburn Citizen



The “Brenda A” takes a long trip
York boat to make 100-kilometre journey from Fort Hope to Fort Langley.

Read more by Dan Ferguson at the Abbotsford News



Mixing the fleets – Water Wags from Dublin Bay, CityOnes from Limerick, and a Rankin from Cork Harbour share the waters of Glandore. Photo: Gary MacMahon
Classic Boat Variety at Glandore Regatta

Read more by W M Nixon at Afloat.ie


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Mystic Seaport's Antique & Classic Boat Rendezvous

People view runabouts at Mystic Seaport's Antique & Classic Boat Rendezvous on Saturday, July 22.

Antique and classic vessels included are cruisers, sailboats and runabouts.

Read more by Christine Corrigan at The Westerly Sun



Glandore to celebrate quarter century in style

Glandore to celebrate quarter century in style

Read more by David Branigan at the Irish Examiner


Sailboats, rowing and paddling boats, and traditional camp-cruising powerboats are set to converge at the Northwest Maritime Center in Port Townsend July 22. Photo courtesy Marty Loken
Sailboats, rowing and paddling boats, and traditional camp-cruising powerboats are set to converge at the Northwest Maritime Center in Port Townsend July 22.

Read more at ptleader.com Photo courtesy Marty Loken







Coverage of Lake Hopatcong Antique & Classic Boat ShowCoverage of Lake Hopatcong Antique & Classic Boat Show

Read more at the Hopatcong Lake Regional News


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Falmouth Week
UK

5th to 6th August
Wroxham Classic Dinghy Weekend
UK

5th to 9th August
Haikutter Festival
Denmark

10th to 13th August
Hanse Sail
Germany

11th to 12th August
Lake Tahoe Concours d'Elegance
CA, USA

11th to 13th August
Le Festival du Chant de Marin
France

12th August
Les Cheneaux Islands Antique Wooden Boat Show & Festival of Arts
Michigan, USA

12th August
Northeast Pennsylvania Antique and Classic Boat Show
PA, USA

16th to 19th August
Regata Illes Balears Classics
Mallorca, Spain

17th to 20th August
Oslo Woodenboat Festival
Norway

17th to 20th August
Le Branle Bas de Regates
France

18th to 19th August
Antique and Classic Boat Show
MI, USA

18th to 20th August
Antique and Classic Boat Show
CA, USA

18th to 20th August
Riga City Festival
Latvia

19th August
La Belle Angèle
France

19th August
Frisco Classic Boat Show
CO, USA

19th to 20th August
Hudson River Antique and Classic Boat Show
NY, USA

20th August
Opera House Cup Regatta
Massachusetts, USA


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  1. Is this $400 boat with a twist in the keel a bargain or firewood

    Jul 31, 17 03:19 AM

    I saw a boat, motor (that also needs some work) and trailer going for $400. The boat definitely needs some work. This would be my first boat project

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  2. 1963 Greavette, Executive Model, "Shelley Ann"

    Jul 30, 17 06:03 PM

    The paint on the transom peels off by hand, between the paint and the wood is a layer of thin white crust, is this the early stages of rot? Any input

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    Jul 27, 17 09:21 AM

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