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Author:  mcompton777 [ Tue Mar 02, 2021 10:30 pm ]
Post subject:  Body positioning for windward boat speed

To get the most boat speed to windward, how far forward should you sit and hike out in 15+kts? 5kts?

Author:  mmiller [ Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:10 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Body positioning for windward boat speed

Far forward in light air and as far aft as you can get when the wind comes up. I get back under the tiller arm if possible when it is really windy.

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