Which Sage should attend 2018 Wrinkleboat Ran-Tan?

Sage will be at the 2018 Wrinkleboat Ran-Tan at Lake Pleasant, AZ, 15-19 February 2018.

We want to know from you which boat you would like to see & sail! Sage 15 sloop? or Sage 15 catboat (aka, SageCat)? Please vote (click this link), comment, send an email to info@sagemarine.com or call 800-621-1065.

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A Sage 15 SageCat sailing the Columbia River.

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Sage 15 sloop ASOLARE sailing on Port Townsend Bay, WA, June 2016.

P.S. – A Sage 17 will be in attendance.  (Many of them actually!)
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A Sage 17 sailing Lake Pleasant, Arizona.

 

Video

SageCat sailing on Lake Pleasant Arizona

Here is a short video showing a SageCat, catboat version of the Sage 15, sailing on Lake Pleasant, AZ, during the Wrinkleboat Ran-Tan.  This boat won the regatta!

 

In this video the boat has a balanced helm and sailing herself using a WaveFront TillerClutch to hold the tiller.

2017 Wrinkleboat Ran-Tan Results

The 2017 Lake Pleasant Arizona Wrinkleboat Ran-Tan results –

Sail Boat Skipper Type Total R1 R2 R3

1

002

Bote

Oberbeck

SC

4

1

2

1

2

001

Asolare

Scobie

S15

6

3

1

2

3

3101

Monita

Rodriguez

M17

14

4

7 DNS

3

4

402

Gloomy
Kerploppus

Rifkind

M17

18

2

3

13 DNC

5

3

Alida

Mccowin

S17

25

5

7 DNS

13 DNC

6

1

Air
Born

Glesser

S17

26

6

7 DNS

13 DNC

7=

19

unser
boot

Eisen

S17

39

13 DNC

13 DNC

13 DNC

7=

394

Spirit

Patterson

M17

39

13 DNC

13 DNC

13 DNC

7=

000

Goshawk

Montgomery

S17

39

13 DNC

13 DNC

13 DNC

7=

310

Seas
the Day

Price

M15 GC

39

13 DNC

13 DNC

13 DNC

7=

354

bad
gases

Susman

M17 TR

39

13 DNC

13 DNC

13 DNC

7=

675

Jackpot

McNeil

M17

39

13 DNC

13 DNC

13 DNC

  • M17 = Montgomery 17
  • M15 = Montgomery 15
  • M15 GF = M15 rigged as a gaff cutter
  • S15 = Sage 15
  • SC = SageCat – catboat rigged S15
  • S17 = Sage 17
  • M17 S – highly modified M17
  • M17 TM – tall rig
  • RAF – withdrew
  • TLE – didn’t finish race within 30 minutes of second boat crossing line
  • DNC – did not compete
  • DNS – did not start

for detailed results with ratings, actual times and adjusted times see link below and scroll down to the ‘Montgomery/Sage’ results –

http://www.aycregattas.com/leukemiacup/results.html

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L to R: Dave Scobie – Second place in Sage 15 sloop; Gary Oberbeck – First Place – SageCat (S15 catboat)

Detailed summary of the weekend events will be posted shortly.

Sage 17 in Tempe, AZ

Looking forward to doing a Sage 17 and Race to Alaska (R2AK) presentation this evening, 21 February ’17, for the Lake Pleasant Sailing Club in Tempe, AZ.

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Sage 17 AIR BORN sailing on Lake Pleasant, AZ.

The 2017 Wrinkleboat ran-tan is now in the record books.  Race details will be shared in a few days.

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Sages in Phoenix, Arizona

Sage 17s a Sage 15 and SageCat will be attending the Wrinkleboat Ran-Tan on Lake Pleasant, AZ, just north of downtown Phoenix, February 17-19 2017 (this is President’s Day Weekend). The boats will be available for demonstration sails before and after the Ran-Tan, 15-17 Feb. and 20 Feb. ’17.

If you want to see the boats and go for a sail give us a call at 800-621-1065 or send an email to info@sagemarine.com.

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Busy in boat shop and on the road

Many happenings at Sage this month:

  • Sage 15 SageCat was prepped for and took part in the Wrinkleboat Ran-Tan on Lake Pleasant, AZ.
  • Completed another Sage 17 that Dave is currently taking to her owners in Florida.
  • Two more Sage 17s are in the shop being assembled by Greg for their owners.
  • Matt is busy modifying the Sage 15 molds for resin infusion.
  • Preparations being made for the Third Annual Colorado Indoor Messabout

Details (or some details with more to come) –

The Wrinkleboat Ran-Tan was held on Lake Pleasant, AZ, the Martin Luther King Jr. weekend (Jan. 15-16-17-18, ’16).  SageCat was on the water for the second time.  Jerry has a summary of his experience here on the Sage Marine forum

http://www.sagemarine.us/forum/showthread.php?645-Wrikle-Boat-Ran-Tan-Sailing

More in-depth reporting is coming.

 

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Sage 15 SageCat on the custom trailer about the depart for the Wrinkleboat Ran-Tan.

Dave, meaning me as I’m typing this post, is on the way to Florida with a brand new Sage 17 –

LA rest area

A rest stop in Louisiana on the way to Florida.  The above boat features all exterior wood replaced with Starboard (plastic ‘teak’) and custom cabin windows.

 

Multiple Sage 17s are in the shop being prepared for their owners –

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Sage 17 SEAK is now on her way to Florida.  Two more Sage 17s in the background being assembled.

 

Matt is almost done with the Sage 15 hull mold modifications for resin infusion.  Once done he begins testing of resin flow rates in preparation to making hulls.  While doing this Matt begins modifying the other S15 molds (ie, deck, hull line, etc) for resin infusion.

 

The Colorado Indoor Messabout will be 20 February 2016 at Sage Marine.  CLICK here for last years’s messabout report.

Third Annual Colorado Winter Indoor Messabout
When        –        Saturday, February 20, 2016  —  1 to 6 pm
Where       –        Sage Marine  —  820 Spyderco Drive, Golden CO (metal building North of SpyderCo building, entrance is on the West side – shipping containers out front)
Cost         –         $  00000000000000000000.00
Agenda    –         Free flowing dialog, large screen TV available to show off your boat/boating trip/boat project/almost anything boatish) from a flash drive. We welcome anyone having a boat project (completed or in progress) to bring it along and be prepared for discussion. There will be space and time for you to say a few words, but only if you want to. It’s a very very informal setting.
Food          –        Light snacks and beverages will be provided. you are welcome to bring something to share, but definitely not required.
Hosts      –      Dave Scobie, Johnny Walker & Paul Breeding
Questions or concerns  –  Paul Breeding  pbreedingco2@msn.com
See you on the 20th;    Dave, Johnny & Paul
PS    –    You do not need to live in Colorado to be invited, feel free to share this with your boating friends.