Tacoma Festival of Sail Jun 15-18

Tacoma Festival of Sail Jun 15-18

Time to celebrate sailing vessels large and small, from tall ships to daysailers and everything in between! (With a bonus appearance by the world’s largest rubber duck!) Gig Harbor Boat Works will be in attendance, ready to introduce some local sailors (and...
Mailbag: Welcoming Summer

Mailbag: Welcoming Summer

So while the sun has been shining in places all over the world for weeks now, Gig Harbor just recently got invited to join the summer wagon. Let me tell you, this sun was greatly missed and we are soaking in as much as we can. With the weather picking up,...
Happy holidays!

Happy holidays!

It was many months ago that our friend George sent us this photo of his 12′ Point Defiance in Glacier Bay, Alaska. But this is such a great shot, we had to save it for something special. So as a “Christmas Card” from us to you… We hope you...
Custom Jib in Santa Barbara

Custom Jib in Santa Barbara

We got a great piece of mail today from Andrew in Santa Barbara. Andrew owns a 12′ Point Defiance, and the squirrely winds in his favorite sailing areas were playing havoc with the stock jib. We love the ingenuity of our customers! Andrew built a self-tending...
Autumn 2009 Newsletter

Autumn 2009 Newsletter

Welcome! Here in the Pacific Northwest, Autumn is here! Cooler weather makes for more comfortable afternoon rowing, right? We have a lot of news for you, and hope you enjoy reading this newsletter as much as we enjoyed putting it together. SCIENCE GUY DAVE Dave had...