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  1. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    Here, from the Victoria to Vancouver (V2V) ferry,...

    Here, from the Victoria to Vancouver (V2V) ferry, is a video of the delicious start

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    I just call Matt. Is that wrong of me? Matt?

    I just call Matt. Is that wrong of me? Matt?
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    hahaha! Thank you! You are the best.

    hahaha! Thank you! You are the best.
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    In preparation for the LongPac Dura Mater senses...

    In preparation for the LongPac Dura Mater senses the stress of preparation. Unwittingly she has become the source of great trepidation. Why? Because of all these emails from the authorities. Such...
  5. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    Team Given' the Horns

    In Port Townsend, days before the start of the race, the small boat harbor was bucolic. I walked over to see if Mr Pelagic was still around, confirming that the software in his customers' autopilots...
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    Too bad, Greg! This race is a perfect place for...

    Too bad, Greg! This race is a perfect place for you to try out your apres Nightmare boat. Here are Pat’s sailing instructions from the Santa Rosa Yacht Club’s skippers meeting:

    Last night’s SRSC...
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    But Monsieur, surely this will not happen? Again?...

    But Monsieur, surely this will not happen? Again? :-)
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    Other than the obvious "HELP ME! HELP ME!" I am...

    Other than the obvious "HELP ME! HELP ME!" I am relieved not to be psychoanalyzed by forum readers. Remember, it does not belong to me, it belongs to Tom. And it had never been taken out of its bag....
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    Preparations for the LongPac

    Tom Boussie has loaned me his never used storm sail. It is so clean and crispy. Not easy to attach. Easy to raise because it's very tiny.

    It got several comments on E Dock: "Love the color!",...
  10. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    Team Shut up and Drive

    Some photos from Shut up and Drive

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    Nathalie has promised to come with her crew (including "the Millennials") to Richmond Yacht Club to discuss the Race. Pear Shaped Racing...
  11. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    R2AK 2019: Team Yankee Peddlers

    You've read the book. Now watch the movies.

    https://vimeo.com/341774585
  12. Thread: Globe 40

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    “Boy, those French! They have a different word...

    “Boy, those French! They have a different word for everything.”
  13. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    whine whine whine!!! But I wanna SEE it happen!...

    whine whine whine!!! But I wanna SEE it happen! The irony of all those boats filled with techies and nothing to capture the live finish. Skip, what do the eagles say?
  14. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    I’ve had this webcam on all morning and not seen...

    I’ve had this webcam on all morning and not seen movement. Is it a CBC trivia question? Something like: “Why didn’t anyone consider using a decent drone?” This is maddening! Mad Max maddening!!!
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    How cheap? And. Careful what you offer.

    How cheap? And. Careful what you offer.
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    Well, Greg? What does your neighbor say?

    Well, Greg? What does your neighbor say?
  17. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    So the tracker might read 3.4 knots and that...

    So the tracker might read 3.4 knots and that might represent knots going backwards!???
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    Dinghy race in the Estuary June 15

    Remember that Pat Broderick and his friends from the Santa Rosa Yacht Club are having a dinghy race in the Estuary on June 15. I hope to cadge a ride with someone because it sounds like lots of fun. ...
  19. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    Then Carl Berger and I compared notes. Carl and a...

    Then Carl Berger and I compared notes. Carl and a friend motored up to Victoria from Port Townsend on Sockeye, his big, solid, beautiful stinkpot. I call it beautiful because it is Carl's and we are...
  20. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    Well, THAT was exciting. Here are the boats...

    Well, THAT was exciting. Here are the boats tucked away in the harbor, all crew up at the top of the gangplank waiting for the start bell to ring.

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    There is sunshine, spectator boats in...
  21. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    Here in Victoria the day dawns with a very small...

    Here in Victoria the day dawns with a very small breeze and bits of light blue sky interspersed with layers of clouds. Randall would know what kind of clouds they are, but I don't. What I do see are...
  22. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    Nathalie says, "LOL!!!!! Hi back!" 4420

    Nathalie says, "LOL!!!!! Hi back!"

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  23. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    And what of the videos to come from Port Townsend...

    And what of the videos to come from Port Townsend and Victoria?

    Yankee Peddlers, Pteradactyl, Pear Shaped Racing, Razzle Dazzle, SoggyKru, Trickster, Funky Dory and another one, a secret. Soon....
  24. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    The Motto for R2AK 2019

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  25. Thread: R2ak 2019

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    And Nathalie has somehow jumped the line, moving...

    And Nathalie has somehow jumped the line, moving from an interior spot to a place at the end of the dock, where Envolee won't be blocked in tomorrow morning. And while everyone else is starting to...
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