Received: from hplms26.hpl.hp.com by hpl-milo.hpl.hp.com with SMTP (22.214.171.124/15.5+IOS 3.14) id AA03857; Tue, 31 Aug 93 15:34:36 pdt Return-Path: <marina@ENG.Trimble.COM-DeleteThis> Received: from netcomsv.netcom.com by hplms26.hpl.hp.com with SMTP (16.6/15.5+ECS 3.3+HPL1.1S) id AA27735; Tue, 31 Aug 93 15:34:39 -0700 Received: from Trimble.COM ([126.96.36.199]) by netcomsv.netcom.com (4.1/SMI-4.1) id AA13483; Tue, 31 Aug 93 15:32:16 PDT Received: from eclipse ([188.8.131.52]) by Trimble.COM (4.1/SMI-4.1) id AA02135; Tue, 31 Aug 93 15:34:31 PDT Message-Id: <9308312234.AA02135@Trimble.COM-DeleteThis> Received: by eclipse (16.6/16.2) id AA28722; Tue, 31 Aug 93 15:31:38 -0700 From: Marina Peregrino <marina@ENG.Trimble.COM-DeleteThis> Subject: Re: Here's Some Wind To: firstname.lastname@example.org-DeleteThis () Date: Tue, 31 Aug 93 15:31:37 PDT In-Reply-To: <199308311919.AA17904@flamenco>; from "Alex Pang" at Aug 31, 93 12:36 (noon) Mailer: Elm [revision: 184.108.40.206]
> lexington is usually a good place to teach windsurfing to your friends
> (ie. usually light winds). it does blow on southerlies. since last
> year, if not earlier, you can't go swimming (it's okay to fall in though)
> or bring motorized boats (unless you're the ranger).
I don't remember when swimming was expressly _allowed_ but with
no motor boats (every day now, used to be odd days) it was never a problem.
I was (am) pretty beginner and found light shifty winds tougher to handle
than steadier, moderate wind.
Speaking of beginner places, to echo my message to Luigi earlier today
I am planning on getting back into windsurfing now that I'll have a place
to stow it. 3 questions:
I remember talk of a good swap meet. Any info on when/where that is
or was that a one time thing? I'm hoping to save a little $ and get
Any advice on a good beginner board? I'm going to learn water starts
and at using that @#$% harness. I'm 5'6" and weigh 145. The only
board I got used to was an old windsurfer with the low aspect ratio sail
and the center board.
Also the name of a good book, the one I have, I hate to admit, is very very
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