F-9RX Launched in Canada
November 28th, 2004
Erik and Sophie Precourt (of Precourt Systems) have now launched their F-9RX, RAFALE, in Quebec. Soon after launching, RAFALE was towed across Canada to Vancouver and the Precourt family (Erik and Sophie with son Arnaud and daughter Delphine) did some sailing in the Gulf Islands.
The launching in Trois-Rivières, Quebec.
RAFALE and Erik in Sigi Stiemer's back yard in Vancouver
RAFALE is now being left at Sigi Stiemer's house for the winter, and Erik will tow back to Quebec next summer, after delivering Sigi's F-33, which is being finished in Quebec by Precourt Systems.
First launching in the Pacific