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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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Texas Lakes drought. The 11 months from October 2010 until August 2011 were the driest for that period in Texas since records began in 1895. Things haven't got much better since then. So, how are sailors and their boats coping?

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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.

Please visit sail-orion.com.
New Lagoon 400-S2
Catamaran for Charter in

Information on the Trumpy and Petition site for Friends of Grand Lady Support the National Maritime Historical Society's mission to resurrect Grand Lady, one of only two of the small Trumpys that are in existence today.

Boat Donations Wanted. For a very worthwhile cause please see Sea-Legs Inc

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.
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Click to visit The Sailboat Shop Classified Changes

In April:
46 sailboats sold
5 ads expired, usually sold
108 new ads

In May:
8 sailboats sold
0 ads expired, usually sold
20 new ads

  • 5/6/15, New listing 1987 Ericson 38
  • 5/6/15, New listing 1981 Dolphin 22
  • 5/6/15, New listing 2006 Macgregor 26M
  • 5/6/15, New listing 1995 Catalina 250
  • 5/6/15, Price reduced on 2014 Richard Woods Design Saturn 29
  • 5/6/15, Price reduced on 1996 Precision 16.5
  • 5/6/15, SOLD 1989 Catalina 22 wing keel
  • 5/6/15, New listing 2004 Hobie FX One
  • 5/6/15, New listing 1970 Morgan 34
  • 5/6/15, Price reduced on 1976 San Juan 21

  • 5/5/15, Price reduced on 1984 S2 6.9
  • 5/5/15, Price reduced on 1979 S2 9.2A, 30ft.
  • 5/5/15, New listing 1985 Santana 20
  • 5/5/15, New listing 2007 Seaward 26RK
  • 5/5/15, New listing 2009 I 550
  • 5/5/15, Wanted: Pacific Seacraft 25 ft.See Sailboats wanted
  • 5/5/15, New listing 1984 Catalina 22
  • 5/5/15, 1989 Hunter 30-2
  • 5/5/15, New listing 1982 Catalina 25
  • 5/4/15, Price reduced on 1986 Sea Pearl 21
  • 5/4/15, New listing 1970 Kolibri 12-ft sailing dinghy
  • 5/4/15, New listing 1979 Tartan 10 33ft.
  • 5/4/15, New listing 1988 Hunter 26.5
  • 5/4/15, 1978 Catalina 30
  • 5/4/15, New listing 1978 C&C Yachts 27
  • 5/4/15, 1983 Hunter Legend 31
  • 5/4/15, New listing 1981 Compac 16
  • 5/4/15, SOLD 1996 Melges 30 Sport boat,
  • 5/4/15, SOLD 1980 Boston Whaler Harpoon 5.2
  • 5/4/15, SOLD 1980 Dovekie 21
  • 5/3/15, New listing 2005 Macgregor 26M
  • 5/3/15, Price reduced on 1992 Tremolino T-gull 23 trimaran
  • 5/3/15, Price reduced on 1984 Soling
  • 5/3/15, Price reduced on 1951 Beetle Swan catboat 15
  • 5/3/15, New listing 1986 Nimble 30 Yawl
  • 5/3/15, Back on market, 1988 Sovereign 28
  • 5/3/15, Price reduced on 2005 Tandem wood sailing kayak,
  • 5/3/15, SOLD 1984 J22
  • 5/2/15, Back on market 1987 Precision 23
  • 5/2/15, New listing 1989 Island Packet 27
  • 5/2/15, SOLD 1989 Capri 14.2
  • 5/2/15, Price reduced on 2008 Multi 23 trimaran
  • 5/2/15, Back on market 1983 Bayfield 25
  • 5/2/15, Price reduced on 1967 Contest 29
  • 5/2/15, New listing 1980 Tanzer 26
  • 5/2/15, Price reduced on 1980 Glastron Spirit 28
  • 5/2/15, Wanted: Tazar on the east coast. See Sailboats wanted
  • 5/1/15, SOLD 1977 Santana 20
  • 5/1/15, SOLD 2011 Catalina 22
  • 5/1/15, Wanted: Hunter 19-2 ('93 - '96). See Sailboats wanted
  • 5/1/15, Price reduced on Compac 27, 1986
  • 5/1/15, Price reduced on 1976 Bristol Corsair 24

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