While in Mexico I came upon a local's off road race and took a few videos to share with my boating friends...
When it's like summer in So. California in the middle of the winter, BEWARE !!! North east winds (Santanas) make what is normally the lee side of our Channel Islands a DEATH TRAP !!
OUR DOWN EAST 38 ON 30 MILE RUN TO NEWPORT BEACH. SINGLE REEF ON MAIN TOO MUCH SAIL, A DOUBLE WOULD HAVE BEEN PERFECT AND WOULD HAVE STABILIZED THE BOAT BUT FELT IT TO RISKY TO PUT THE 2ND REEF IN MAIN. ALMOST 6 KNOTS WITH ONLY OUR SMALL STAY'SL...
Balboa Yacht Club Thursday evening beer can races. 8-31-17. Light SE breezes made for a lazy race in balmy So. California weather...Seas the day. Ernie Minney
Back from two weeks in Canada.. Saw hundreds of fantastic boats. Love the area. Thanks Brad and Rosie for letting us crew aboard Moonstar, a Selene 62,,,
More ca$h changed hands in four hours at our boater's swap meet than in a month in VEGAS !!! A HUGE SUCCESS...
We won't take the winter covers off the boat for a couple of more months. Hope you enjoy this little video of harbor hopping in Southern California last summer. Ernie & Marty
Takes a few seconds to start. Around the store this morning with my video camera. Have a great Thanksgiving...
Owner's need to move this rig. Is a good time to make an offer, Suggest $22,500.00. Also, I think I know where there's a mainsail that fits this rig? Contact me direct @949-394-5198 Ernie 9-10-17 this rig MUST BE SOLD. SUGGEST OFFER OF $10,000.
LBYC Race committee welcomed me aboard the starting boat for the return leg of the Fall Long Point Race. Slow start but good breeze few miles off Catalina.
Nine round trips on the Balboa Island made for some exciting and fun videos. Chuck, let's get you and your crew in red MINNEYS shirts next year...