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AAM CW 2014 Day 4

Today was the 4th day of Cowes week and we had a very enjoyable day of racing. Winsome was one of the first boats out to the race course today, which enabled us to sail the first beat, “ping” the windward mark and ensure that our instruments were working correctly. Sailing the first beat was […]

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Post by | August 5, 2014 | Comments Off on AAM CW 2014 Day 4 | Comments RSS

AAM CW 2014 Day 3

Plan your race, and race your plan! As we agreed on yesterday during the debrief, we were on the water at 9 am, and were the first boat out. This gave us time to motor out to the West to our starting line at Crafts We could hoist the sails early, tack a few […]

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Post by | August 4, 2014 | 1 Comment | Comments RSS

AAM CW 2014 Day 2

A day of mixed feelings…. Today brought us winds from the west between twelve and eighteen knots and a West going tide. We started in the middle of the Solent and had a classic first beat up the North shore past Lepe Spit. Because the wind had died down to twelve to thirteen knots we […]

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Post by | August 3, 2014 | 1 Comment | Comments RSS

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