Author Archives: David Fortier

About David Fortier

DN sailor since 1988

WINNIPESAUKEE THE HARD WAY

2019 WINNIPESAUKEE “THE HARD WAY” I Talked with Eben about some end of season sailing Sunday and Monday Decided that racing was probably not going to happen after T’s report from Pushaw. We heard about the possibility of a hard … Continue reading

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CIBC on the road/ice

Eben got news of the the get together in Blockhouse NS to celebrate Howard Garland’s life. He told me of the event, and we knew of the long ride. In the week or so before, we had somewhat planned to … Continue reading

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2018-19 Season Kickoff

Good Monday all, I just want to say that the weekend of meetings, feedings, talkings, tunings, sharpenings, alignings went well I conclude. The first get together in MA went well for me as I did not have any gear to … Continue reading

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Maine State Championship 2018

I have just received a call from Bill, and the report is that there is ice. With Bill’s experience, and measurements of the ice condition we are scheduling the Maine State Championship for Saturday. Bill has checked the North and … Continue reading

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Calendar Pic

  A few weeks ago when scouting for ice I stopped at Jordans store on the southwest side of Sebago Lake. While visiting with Jeff and Greg and telling then how fantastic it would be if the big part of … Continue reading

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Sebago, 2-21-18

I do this ice report as I attempt to finish what I have started I started out scouting Sebago Lake for possible DN racing space. What I found was miles of snow covered ice that has completely wet out from … Continue reading

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DN North American Championship 2018

I have been back from Michigan’s Lake Charlevoix for several days now. But I succumbed to my list of DN needs that I composed during my 18hr return drive from Petoskey, Michigan, I have not yet finished the list, but … Continue reading

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