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post #22 of Old 03-17-2013
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Re: Weather helm question

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Originally Posted by RichH View Post
Look at the tiller position in that pic .... a wee bit to windward but quite near centerline - balanced helm!!!!! Also, look to see that he's dragging his boom in the water !!!!!
LOL! Well, that doesn't look to me like Lee, weather, or balanced helm. That looks to me like NO helm! That guy got slammed and he is just riding it out! I wouldn't hold that picture out as a good example of sailing well!

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