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Old 03-08-2019, 09:25 PM   #61
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That's really cool!
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Old 03-08-2019, 10:14 PM   #62
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Yes he was. He was a real extrovert of a fellow. Handicapped in some way so he got around on a mini Segway electric device, but that never slowed him down a bit.

He had customized his C-Dory 16 extensively with upgraded equipment and stuff.

Quite an extraordinary individual.

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Oh wow. Now I’m even more impressed. The things some people are able to do just amaze me. I wonder if I would have the same drive to do something like that if I was in the same situation, but deep down I kind of doubt it.
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I just spent two nights at Hontoon State Park in Florida on the St John's river with 22 other tiny trawler enthusiasts- a gathering of mostly C Dory owners who organized this get together through their C Brats forum.

Saw a couple of C Dorys doing a slow cruise up at Buffalo Bluff and assume they are from the same gathering. One was "Thataway" and the other was "Calm C".
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Yes, Thataway is the organizer's boat and he took a group up towards Jacksonville with him after the Hontoon affair.


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