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Sailing Texas welcomes you! We are viewed ALL OVER the US and in many other countries. We help people buy sailboats and sell sailboats and teach people how to sail. To navigate this site, click on the links in the BLUE box above; on your left are more links to Sailing Texas and links to other sites I find useful. On your right are links to all new and reduced price sailboats for sale and yachts for sale in the Sailing Texas Classifieds. Below in the middle I have news and other things about sailing.

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Gloucester 16. Article by Edward Haile.
Spacesailer 18 By Gary Dick
Alacrity Ski Yachting Regatta. By Barney Brewer
International 505. ON THE EDGE: racing dinghies, and a woman. By John Joss
Paddling a Sleeping Volcano By Jett Conner
Lake Amistad. By Mack Warner
Why sailboats are better than women by Adon Voile
Flying Dutchman. Article by Zhenya Kirueshkin-Stepanoff
2012 Flying Dutchman North American Championships. By Zhenya Kirueshkin-Stepanoff
Winter sailing
Polytarp Sails
PDRacer - Dave Gray
Chapter 10 - Sail Care
A First Sailing Experience by Arthur Cayer
A Winter Project by Larry Steen
Sails are llike Tires by Greg Rutkai
Index of Articles in Frank's Corner of Sailing Texas
Racing Overnight From Corpus Christi to Galveston Bay by Bob Harrell
Chapter 9 -Boat and Sail Care and Maintenance
The Skimmer - Article by Spike Selig
Don't Mess With Tugs. Short Story 4 by Frank Perras
Short Story by Jerry Roberson
Crew-itis - Article by Greg Rutkai

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David Luckenbach founded Sailing Texas. Please see David's section on this site and his inspiring fight with cancer. He was a Sailing Instructor who taught most often on Lake LBJ, Texas.
See some fascinating 250 year old letters from Francis Godolphin Bond, the nephew of Bligh of the Bounty.


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New Lagoon 400-S2
Catamaran for Charter in

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Sea-legs Inc

Sea-Legs Inc. Virtual Voyages.

See West Marine page

Ready for some sailboat humor?
England was great fun, we toured both the Victory and the Warrior in Portsmouth, among other things.
One of Alison's other websites, Femtalk USA.
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Click to visit The Sailboat Shop Classified Changes

In January
31 sailboats sold
10 ads expired, usually sold
49 new ads

In February:
21 sailboats sold
4 ads expired, usually sold
26 new ads

  • 2/13/16, SOLD 1983 Ericson 28+

  • 2/12/16, Price reduced on 2005 Chesapeake Light Craft, 15 ft
  • 2/12/16, SOLD 2011 Montgomery 17
  • 2/12/16, New listing 2005 Laser XD
  • 2/12/16, Wanted: 2003-2008 Hobie Getaway with trailer. See Sailboats wanted
  • 2/12/16, Price reduced on 1958 Cape Cod Bullseye, 16'
  • 2/12/16, New listing 2015 Matt Layden design Paradox
  • 2/12/16, Back on market 1984 Alacrity 19
  • 2/12/16, Price reduced on 1977 Heritage West Indies Center Cockpit Sailboat, 38 ft.
  • 2/12/16, SOLD 1983 Macgregor 25
  • 2/11/16, New listing 1999 Precision 23
  • 2/11/16, SOLD Naples Sabot 8 ft.
  • 2/11/16, New listing 1991 Capri 26
  • 2/11/16, SOLD 1994 West Wight Potter 15
  • 2/11/16, New listing 1982 Sovereign 24
  • 2/11/16, 1988 Catalina 22
  • 2/11/16, SOLD 1985 Macgregor 25
  • 2/11/16, New listing 1977 Chrysler 26
  • 2/10/16, For Sale: West Marine yellow foul weather gear, jacket and bib pants. See Sails, trailers, parts or sale and wanted.
  • 2/10/16, New listing 1989 Catalina 25 wing keel
  • 2/10/16, For Sale: Nissan 3.5 hp long shaft. See Sails, trailers, parts or sale and wanted.
  • 2/9/16, Back on market 1987 Hunter 26.5
  • 2/9/16, SOLD 2010 Hobie Wave Catamaran
  • 2/9/16, New listing 1981 Pearson Flyer 30
  • 2/9/16, New listing Olympic Finn Class USA462
  • 2/9/16, New listing 1980 S2 6.7
  • 2/9/16, SOLD 1987 Catalina 30
  • 2/9/16, SOLD 1979 Gloucester Newport, 19.5"
  • 2/9/16, Wanted: PROJECT TRIMARAN, 40 to 50ft. See Sailboats wanted
  • 2/8/16, SOLD 1982 Slipper 17.5
  • 2/8/16, New listing 1984 Miller 26 ft. Cutter
  • 2/8/16, Wanted: Hunter 212 in good condition See Sailboats wanted
  • 2/8/16, Back on market 1985 Ocean Voyager 26
  • 2/8/16, SOLD 1972 Tartan 26 M.O.R.C
  • 2/8/16, SOLD 1977 Cape Dory Typhoon
  • 2/8/16, Price reduced on 1978 Rhodes 19
  • 2/7/16, 1981 Hunter 30
  • 2/7/16, SOLD 1977 Cape Dory Typhoon
  • 2/7/16, Price reduced on 1996 Custom sloop designed by Edmund Cutts.
  • 2/7/16, New listing 1985 Tartan Pride 270
  • 2/7/16, SOLD 1966 Flying Scot
  • 2/7/16, New listing 1980 Montgomery 17
  • 2/7/16, Back on market 1997, Johnson 18
  • 2/6/16, SOLD 2003 Escape Rumba
  • 2/6/16, SOLD 1975 Vanguard 470
  • 2/6/16, Wanted: Gulf Coast 20 or Holder 20. See Sailboats wanted
  • 2/6/16, Price reduced on 1987 Rob Roy 23
  • 2/6/16, New listing 1982 Catalina 27
  • 2/6/16, Price reduced on 2004 Gypsy
  • 2/6/16, SOLD 2006 Stevenson Weekender 16
  • 2/5/16, New listing 1983 Schock Wavelength 24
  • 2/5/16, SOLD 1992 Macgregor 26s
  • 2/5/16, Back on market 1977 Guppy 13
  • 2/4/16, SOLD 1988 Hunter 26.5
  • 2/4/16, New listing 1973, Willard Vega 30 ft.
  • 2/4/16, 1978 Catalina 27
  • 2/4/16, New listing 1983 Macgregor 25
  • 2/4/16, SOLD 1971 Ericson 27
  • 2/4/16, New listing 2009 Racing Sunfish
  • 2/3/16, New listing 1990 Hunter 33.5
  • 2/3/16, Back on market, 1982 Oday 28
  • 2/3/16, New listing 2010 Hobie Wave Catamaran
  • 2/3/16, New listing 1989, Orin Byrd Catamaran, 48 ft., Partner wanted
  • 2/3/16, Price reduced on 1987 Irwin 32 Citation
  • 2/3/16, Price reduced on 1977 Heritage West Indies Center Cockpit Sailboat, 38 ft.
  • 2/3/16, Back on market, 1985 Merit 25
  • 2/3/16, Price reduced on 2004 Nacra 570
  • 2/3/16, 1986 Hunter 28.5
  • 2/2/16, Price reduced on 1987 Nonsuch 30
  • 2/2/16, New listing 1993 Capri 16
  • 2/1/16, Wanted: Pearson Commander, any condition. See Sailboats wanted
  • 2/1/16, Price reduced on 1982 Drascombe Scaffie
  • 2/1/16, Price reduced on 1968 Tartan 36
  • 2/1/16, Back on market, 1979 Spacesailer 18
  • 2/1/16, New listing 1997 Catalina 22 swing keel
  • 2/1/16, Back on market, 2003 Blusail 24
  • 2/1/16, SOLD 1982 C&C 25, C and C 25
  • 2/1/16, New listing 2004 ComPac Sun Cat
  • 2/1/16, New listing Naples Sabot 8 ft.
  • 2/1/16, 1984 Catalina 25

    News and Classifieds column from 2016, 2015, 2014 and previous years.