Bridge Troll

Bridge Troll

While out sailing this past Friday with friends I learned of my new favorite San Francisco Bay eccentricity, the troll living underneath the new Bay Bridge. I know this sounds a bit crazy, but trust me, there’s a troll up…

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Play the Backstay

Play the Backstay

An adjustable backstay can be one of the most useful and impactful tools when it comes to de-powering your sail plan. However, it’s often overlooked and underplayed. Simply put, the backstay can bend the mast when tightened and straighten the…

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New Beneteau 37 Joins Fleet

New Beneteau 37 Joins Fleet

Say hello to Ms. T, our new Beneteau Oceanis 37! Available to charter by August 1st, Ms. T is a fine example of Beneteau’s world class Oceanis line of cruising sailboats. Designed by the famed French firm, Finot Conq, the…

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Pacific Cup

Pacific Cup

Throughout the next few days, almost a dozen OCSC instructors and members will cast off their dock lines, point their boats towards the west and sail out under the Golden Gate as a part of the Pacific Cup Race to…

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