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Dinghy in a Shoe Box

According to a press release recently received at ASA, a Canadian boatbuilding company in Halifax — Barium Boatbuilding, Ltd. — has just announced the ultimate in portable dinghy design. Called the “Mighty-Mini” (they’re searching for a better name), the dinghy is shipped in a container roughly the side of a man’s shoebox.
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April Fools

ASA 121, Viking Navigation

ASA ANNOUNCES EXCITING NEW NAVIGATION COURSE

In a ‘back-to-basics’ move, the American Sailing Association is pleased to announce the release of the newest ASA Certification – ASA 121, Viking Navigation. Designed to complement the ASA 107, Celestial Navigation course, the new offering uses ever more rudimentary equipment.

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