This race day was run in what started as a brisk northerly, 8-13 knots. 4 races sailed in all 12 z420’s. After the first race, the breeze died down and became very unstable. Course was a bit longer than usual which left a lot of room for picking sides, and gains to be made along […]
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Race Day Results below E-SE wind, 4-8 knots, choppy. 3 Protests heard, one DSQ, and one RDG. Some crew switches not reflected in the names below; my apologies. -Conditions today favored teams that looked for opportunities to stay out of trouble. Mariner/Ryan’s day was impressive, made all the more so given he was over early […]
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Today we started in a westerly that kept backing, all the way to the SE; RC aggressively moved marks to give some decent races. Our first race of the day was abandoned; as an FYI, Boat 2 and 5 were well ahead in the abandoned race. The left generally seemed the safer bet today; but […]
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Regular practice schedule next week; we will want as many boats as possible out on the water so we can practice fleet racing as an entire group. Monday is workout day, then Tues-Fri will be drills and boat-handling; Varsity may do one TR practice day, but mostly together.
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5-11 knot southerly, that went SW pretty quickly. Typical Magothy River conditions, with some noticeable sheer, along with decent sized holes, and the occasional puff. Windshifts were not predictable but they were very important to act upon. The boats that were set up well at the start (with clear air and the ability to tack, […]
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Notes: –wind seemed to go/be better on right overall –mostly good starts. a few of them many boats were late –lots of room on line; if you have room to accelerate, use it especially if the line is square –too many boats sailing too long on one tack; there were shifts that teams sailed through […]
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