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Roberto Laignelet

Bogota Colombia

Mon, 31st Dec 2012
By Chuck Skewes

Roberto Laignelet Bogota Colombia
Dave Ullman and Roberto Laignelet

Roberto joined forces with Ullman Sails San Diego 3 years ago in 2010. Roberto was a Physician with a passion for boating. Born and raised in Colombia he took a sabbatical and went to Maine to learn to build traditional boats. After mastering his craft he returned to Bogota Colombia and build a few boats as well as started a chandlery at Club Nautico El Porillo at Tomine Lake.

Sailing his Farr 30 half ton to several victories, he is a respected sailor and club member in Colombia. Roberto also travels to Cartagena on the Caribbean coast to assist sailors with their needs as well. Ullman Sails is proud to have this resource to add to the network of great people that make up the Ullman Sails system.

Contact Roberto at tallaviento@gmail.com

This article was posted on Mon, 31st Dec 2012