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Re: G-7 Report

Posted: Sat Sep 28, 2013 6:26 am
by BarnacleMike
Jeff, that's a great shot & a beautiful boat. I regret I didnt ride in it. Ive gotta find some mermaid fenders like yours!

Re: G-7 Report

Posted: Sun Sep 29, 2013 5:01 am
by kens
Old aussie wrote:What is the longest distance that anyone travels to your gathering over there . mine will be around 1.000 ks ..

Old Aussie Peter...
Probablt Dwain Colton this year. He went from Oregon, to DC, change trains, to the G7.

Re: G-7 Report

Posted: Sun Sep 29, 2013 6:03 am
by Bill Edmundson
Dwain pulled his boat one year over 3500km. We have a couple that pull about half of that. We did have an Aussie one year that tied it to business trip, no boat of course.

Bill

Re: G-7 Report

Posted: Mon Sep 30, 2013 5:25 am
by cusoak
Did I here that their were some sort of awards given out at the gathering.
Not sure if this is right or not. If so what were they.
Jeff

Re: G-7 Report

Posted: Mon Sep 30, 2013 5:43 am
by Roberta
I won the "Queen of the Boat Builders" award.

Roberta :D :D :D :D :D :D

Re: G-7 Report

Posted: Mon Sep 30, 2013 7:09 am
by Bill Edmundson
Queen of The Builders - Roberta Hegy We just don't have many like you.
Phoenix Award - Butch & Paula Bart Innocence rises from the flames Boat repair after their shop fire.
Pink Ribbon Award - Peggy Larkin Glad your still with us.
Husband of the Year - Tom Larkin For being so supportive of Peggy.
Master of the Mustache and Dance - Dwain Colton
Accidental Para-Sailor - Heather Atwood For a 100# women trying to hold down a canopy in a 50 mph wind.
Lucky "7" Club - Paul Kane, David Barrett, Bob Maskle & Lauren& Bill For having made all 7 Gatherings.
Liars Award - Bob Maskle and Dave Grason for saying they wouldn't make the Gathering, then showing up.

Bill

Re: G-7 Report

Posted: Mon Sep 30, 2013 8:52 am
by BarnacleMike
Hear, Hear to Roberta being named as Queen of the Boatbuilders!

— I know John will have his hands full assembling everyone's photos into the master gallery. I posted a small handful on my blog if you want to check them out in the meantime.

John, Thank You for all you do!

Re: G-7 Report

Posted: Mon Sep 30, 2013 2:00 pm
by cusoak
Barencalmike
The last zip picture with the mermaids is mine Jeff Peters