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    An admission and apology did happen.

    An admission and apology did happen.
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    Who does one contact for more information?

    Who does one contact for more information?
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    A pair or large headsails poled out are nearly as...

    A pair or large headsails poled out are nearly as fast as a spinnaker without the fuss. If you have extra budget for more sails I would get a nice set of "Twins" built over a full sized spinnaker.
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    They don't really fly spinnakers anymore on Open...

    They don't really fly spinnakers anymore on Open 60s. They are more like gennakers that won't collapse like regular running spinnaker cloth.
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    Small hoist still useable but to small for the...

    Small hoist still useable but to small for the Azzura. The big hoist is officially down but has been used while broken by various scoundrels.
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    Boat is now landlocked indefinitely. Hoist...

    Boat is now landlocked indefinitely. Hoist parts no longer available, used parts search countrywide hasn't turned up anything. Looks like no winter sailing for me at all.
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    Not again, never fixed.

    Not again, never fixed.
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    Out. Your new sail scared me off..... and...

    Out. Your new sail scared me off..... and well the hoist at Brickyard is down plus a Jan. race date change conflict.
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    In.

    In.
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    Proposed Rule 69 Ban

    I sent this direct to the board:

    Was following this story for a while….. These two went on a competitors boat during Big Boat Series and loosened the lifeline turnbuckles.

    To me this is...
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    That would be a great objective but with one...

    That would be a great objective but with one caveat, for twin-jibs, not a spinnaker. I don't know of a boat that doesn't require some active trimming of the spinnaker in 25k+ of wind, especially in...
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    It's a go as always..... Maybe registrations...

    It's a go as always..... Maybe registrations aren't open yet.
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    As to my excellent working ground tackle I have...

    As to my excellent working ground tackle I have 15ft of chain and 200' of line on a Fortress FX16 which is a size larger than recommended for my boat but still a light aluminum version. I put out...
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    I posted earlier in the thread about the race and...

    I posted earlier in the thread about the race and anchorage...... I've been up there many times and it was the worse for sea state even compared to 30k overnight in the normally protected NW...
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    There was nice breeze at the start and out to...

    There was nice breeze at the start and out to just past Pt. Bonito. There was fog but visibility wasn't horrible. Then it started to fade as expected. There was some remaining wind waves from...
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    PCE dropped out since he didn't think he had a...

    PCE dropped out since he didn't think he had a chance to finish before the 9pm cutoff so he motored in like nearly all of the boats boats that came to anchor overnight. However the Race Committee...
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    It started to blow out of the S/SW Saturday late...

    It started to blow out of the S/SW Saturday late night and built. Bucking bronco of short chop = not much sleep. Imagine trying to sleep at achor on the Berkeley Circle.
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    Sorry about Bud Skip..... Eight Bells ringing.

    Sorry about Bud Skip..... Eight Bells ringing.
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    Chance of a blow Sat night..... you're kind of...

    Chance of a blow Sat night..... you're kind of large to be side tied to another overnight being one of the largest boats there.
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    Mandatory. Any PAID weather models are against...

    Mandatory.

    Any PAID weather models are against the rules. Only PUBLICLY available FREE models are allowed. PredictWind Offshore Routing is also against the rules as the routing is done...
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    Congratulations !!!!

    Congratulations !!!!
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    In the same way your boat is.

    In the same way your boat is.
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    Looks fast. 7611 ...

    Looks fast.
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    https://www.yachtingworld.com/news/crew-rescued-from-upturned-hull-of-new-farr-x2-after-keel-loss-139333
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    Don't ever hear much about keel issues on the...

    Don't ever hear much about keel issues on the Class 40s and yes, a fairly new hull.
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    The autopilot?

    The autopilot?
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