16 February 2012

2012 La Paz Jumpers

There was an open meeting this week in La Paz for the crew of boats that were leaving for the S Pacific from the La Paz area rather than the mainland, Panama, or other parts. There were a surprising number of people although not everyone in attendance was planning to leave this year and a few boats that we know who are leaving this year weren't in town to attend. I asked the people who were leaving this year to stay for a photo that I would forward to Latitude 38 and here we are:

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What do you notice about the group?

Putting faces to boat names was fun. I don’t know that everyone here is registered for the official PPJ group and we don’t know everyone’s name and boat name.

Thank you to SV Buena Vista for organizing!

9 comments:

  1. Livia isn't blonde anymore. There's a Pretorian leaving from La Cruz, by the way.

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  2. Hi Victoria -

    I know! Steve from Desolina. We emailed earlier but met in California.

    www.desolina.com

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  3. Interesting to see the ages. Most of the east coast cruisers we've met have been older.

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  4. the cruising budget doesnt allow Carol for an haircut!!!!

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  5. Douglas - That is the first thing I noticed. There are a lot of "young" cruisers in the La Paz Jumper group...and I don't think that is representative of cruisers or of PPJ'ers. Just a this-years-La Paz-jumpers anomaly.

    Daybreak - Ha!

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  6. The kids and pets are crossing (as are the nuts).

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  7. so neat to see how many people are planning to cross. I recognize the SV Wondertime family as I read their blog also. How much fun it all looks.
    Dani

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