You can talk about anything to do with Windriders or the forum here. 80 Watt Iron Plastic Welding Kit for WR17, WR16 or WR10/WRTango - Choose From White, Blue, or Yellow Plastic Rod. I sold this boat in 2015. Video of our boat review of the Windrider 17. Watch our video to learn more about the virtual livestream events that played every Sunday night from July 5th through August 16th and are now available in our Windrider Film Library.. 1 / 6. favorites; facebook. Some common some not. With new ones going for around $10K, it was hard to justify asking more than that, even with all the extras. Video of our boat review of the Windrider 17 Videos. E-Z-TY Three Step Rope Ladder. $11,000 obo This is the most versatile small sailboat you can buy. Raising the substantial mast is NOT as easy as they make it appear. As we approached Cape Sable the light began to fall and the wind increased.. As we rounded the Cape and headed East toward Flamingo the wind came on strong. $46.95. I'm grateful for Chief and the Watertribe volunteers for another great event. I MUCH prefer a real cockpit and a tiller. Contact the editor. WindRider 17 Storage Shelf. 6 years ago. Also have aluminum bleacher benches (never installed). The seat back doesn't adjust, so it’s hard to find the right position. The WindRider 17 Page. This owner’s manual will help you learn more about your WindRider craft and will help you get started in its safe operation. Easy to sail, and it clearly had a good turn of speed, even in light airs. When Birch told me he had purchased a Windrider 17 for the race I was very suspect of his choice. There was some mention of the WindRider 17, and I thought I would send my comments along. In good shape and ready to use. So far so good. A great deal of thought has been spent on maximizing storage, and their "storage system" offers a lot of little pockets and organization of the small cockpit. The Saturday morning 7AM start was delayed 2 hours as the event organizer waited for the winds to settle down a little making the passage through the commercial shipping channel safe for both competitors and shipping traffic alike. Looking back at the race it is hard to image Birch & I had sailed a great race. WR 17 Reacher Furling Line. We were very lucky as we caught the high tide for with a strong north wind it tends to blow the water out of the bay, making a very shallow bay and its channels even more challenging. / 181 kg Mast Height 24’ / 7.3 m Sail Area 96 sq. The WindRider 17 Page. After Dump Key we extended a sizable lead over SOS. Birch had gotten water into his dry-suit overnight,our stop was just over 1 hours here as he had a shower and dried out his suit. The guy they use in their videos is young and tall, and he makes it look easy. This is the longest of the 4 legs in the race. $11.99. Our 2020 film forum looked a little different than in the past. Clevis Pin 3/16" x ½" (Rudderhead) $0.99. I adventure cruised this boat for 6 seasons – mostly on Lake Champlain. Forum: Replies: Last Post: RAVE Borg- Warner Trans Ft Lauderdale, Fl: brutb: Product or Service Reviews & Evaluations: 1: 18-02-2013 20:20: For Sale: 2003 Blue Windrider 17 Trimaran and Galvanized Trailer: pdixon: Classifieds Archive: 0: 06-09-2011 16:21: Windrider vs Getaway: Canibul: Multihull Sailboats: 4: 13-11-2009 15:03 $1,795.00. WindRider 17 Seat Cushion. About the WINDRIDER 16 sailboat Sailboat and sailing yacht searchable database with more than 8,000 sailboats from around the world including sailboat photos and drawings. WR17 Hose Clamp. by Jean-Christophe Guillaumin. Board Threads Posts Last Post; General Discussion. $3.25. Cockpit lead controls are well laid out and super easy to operate. The Everglades Challenge Start, Fort de Soto Beach March 3rd. You seem to have a very practical and thorough approach. Welcome to our new forum! In about 20 minutes we pulled into Cape Haze Marina home of Check Point 1. Just how did we finish so high, here are the details. Video of our boat review of the Windrider 17 Videos. WINDRIDER The Journey Begins Here The Windrider Forum was launched as an immersive experience between filmmakers and film lovers, designed to facilitate thoughtful conversation, awaken compassion, and inspire change. BueJay (aka Thad Rice) was discovered beside his kayak unresponsive. The tramps are a great place for the kids, as long as they don't mind getting a little wet over 6 or 7 knots of wind. But the winds were strong and we again pulled ahead. What a rush! Highest Quality Fishing and Sailing Gear For A Fraction Of The Cost. When looking for an adventure sometimes one becomes lucky enough to really experience one. (But no suggestions from the factory about how tight.). By sunrise we had passed Marco Island and made the turn East into more shallow water of Chocoloskee Sound and entrance to Chocoloskee at Indian Key. In good shape and ready to use. I saw 11.2 mph on my handheld GPS, and was frequently over 10. The Everglades Challenge is a adventure race and we all tripartite knowing there are risks and as competitors we accept them. Board Threads Posts Last Post; General Discussion. Windrider preowned sailboats for sale by owner. $34.95. I found that my feet and calves cramped after a fairly short period of time. When I looked at the different designs in our class and even the entire fleet I estimated that we may finish as high as 11th in class and about 20th overall. The foot steering locks your legs and feet in place, and it is quite difficult to make small steering adjustments. SOS cut a corner and sailed in front of us. First through Tin Can Channel then Buoy Key then onto the Dump Keys. Almost all of my sailing has been is fresh water. I am not a large person at 5' 9" and 180lbs, but I can imagine that someone with a rounder profile could really get jammed in there. Windrider 17 Sunday, March 06, 2005. I have sailed and raced keelboats from a very early age. $125.00. This is a great video by a WindRider owner on why they love their boat. by Jean-Christophe Guillaumin. Again as we turned south, we put up the whisker-pole as and sailed into an ever increasing northerly wind. This boat is in very good shape, ready to trailer sail. WindRider encourages people to Go Sail by providing products and online resources that simplify the sailing experience in all stages of life. Windrider Aluminum Steering Rail (Single) $18.99. 2002 Windrider 17 $4000. I ended up selling the WR17 last fall at a huge loss - over $5000 to a local guy. Here is where a few problems developed and all self made. Includes sheets from 7 different designs, Download FREE Eclipse logbook (300 page pdf). This owner’s manual will help you learn more about your WindRider craft and will help you get started in its safe operation. WindRider 17 Seat Cushion. WR17 Trimaran Sailboat The premier WindRider Trimaran is the most fun you’ll have on the water. The thick polyethylene hulls are solid with no leaks, cracks, damage or modifications. Comes with nice mast raising system for easy singlehanded mast raising lowering. WindRider 17 … I have enjoyed going through your website, and have pretty much read every page. Here we discovered we were in 11th place over-all. Chocoloskee is just around the corner and when we finish we discover we are 4th over-all!!!!! But he still had the itch, so I thought the WR17 would be a good way to get him on the water safely. $3.25. E-Z-TY Three Step Rope Ladder. EC and UM Challenges are over and in the history books. The bad - they make a big deal of the forward facing and foot steering. WR17 Hose Clamp. Independent Films. The windrider 16 is back in production by new owners, and has a new battenless sail on an extremely light weight carbon fiber mast. Even with the high tide we drag our main hull across many shallow banks barely making it at times and once or twice we had to get out to push. WR17 Boat Trailer. Stored covered in boat shed. The windrider 16 is back in production by new owners, and has a new battenless sail on an extremely light weight carbon fiber mast. From a post on Kim's Windrider Yacht Club page I gather this is … $74.99. 7.6K likes. Furling Line. There are a couple of very expensive marinas, but it becomes a rich man's activity at that point. Solo Rigging/Reefing/Raising The Windrider 17 is kind of a bitch to raise the main sail solo. WindRider 17 … … Scroll down to review 14 models. Optional Jib 43 sq. Already installed: - Mid-boom sheeting - cam-cleats on base-plate for halyards - Gooseneck and Rotation limiter from Hobie Tiger - Tiller steering (not used) $16.99. ... 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