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Berkeley Yacht Club Midwinter series races…. Sign up!

Posted on November 8, 2019

A good fleet of Alerions are signed up for the Berkeley Yacht Club Midwinter race series. There are at least three 28s, a 33 and a 38 planning to participate. The first races are this weekend and then continue the weekends of November 9/10, December 14/15, January 11/12, February 8/9 and the the Champion of Champions race on 2/23/20. Here is the Jibeset link to register: https://www.jibeset.net/BYC000.php?RG=T005589588 Come out and join the fun. Let’s grow the racing presence of the Alerions on SF Bay!

Help define and refine the AE28 ‘One Design’

Posted on October 11, 2019

Peter Johnstone, owner of Alerion Yachts, is working on the AE28 one design configuration. To that end, he drafted the following email which asked for input from AE28 sailors. Please read the email and help if you can. Apologies that some formatting didn’t carry through from the original email. October 7, 2019 To the core of the Alerion 28 Fleet & Class activity:First, please update this email list with any new contacts that should be included in an Alerion 28 Class business.We’ve learned a lot since purchasing the Alerion brand in late 2017. The Alerion 20, 30 and 33 are selling nicely and with clear positioning. The Alerion 28 benefits from recent engineering improvements and engineering, but it feels positioned as too top end.…

Know of a nice AE28 for sale? Chris is interested in being a part of the San Francisco Fleet!

Posted on September 20, 2019

I was approached by Chris K., an experience sailor (and racer) recently. He would be interested in knowing about any nice AE28s for sale or possibly for sale. There are, of course, good online resources such as YachtTrader.com, but it also seems wise to put the word out in the fleet in case anyone has any helpful information, particularly on west coast boats. If so, please contact Chris at 203-837-7792 or cfkramer6@gmail.com. Thanks! -Sam