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post #4239 of Old 04-23-2013
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Re: A strange sense of humor, or the impossible race

Originally Posted by PCP View Post

Aak gegen X

I used to see those funny traditional boats, with their lateral swing keels, on the North of Germany and Holland but honestly I never saw thought they could go any faster: They are too fat, or at least I thought they were.

Now I understand why there are so many recovered and used as cruising boats.

Very interesting stuff...but an impossible race anyway
I would like to see the same race with simple dacron sails on the X... The Aak uses cotton...
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