We have a small number of boats that can be borrowed if you don't have one, however if you are thinking about buying one then please read this first.
At Saratoga Sailing Club we sail boats that are generally affordable and available used. The two main types we sail are the Hartley TS16 and Lasers, but our mixed fleet has a number of other regulars too and our handicap system adjusts for different aged boats and allows anyone to sail anything.
One of our regular Hartley's
Hartley’s are a great choice for those with a regular crew member, but we have several members willing to crew of yours is unreliable.
Buying advice from the late Norm Thompson from April 2005. Norm was a past president of SSC and his advice was much respected and sought after. Many of our members who knew Norm have insights into his expertise so it is well worth a conversation with us once you have read the basics:
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