August 11, 2013 Uncategorized

Heeling is fun

Look at the serenity of the helmsman from a wonderful sail on Friday. He powered through gusts of 15 mph to get the sailboat to 10 mph. Heeling on a sailboat is like skiing or motorcycle riding in that it’s part of the action to gain speed. But only to 10 or 15 degrees tilt. After that, it’s


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