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Re: Nice little tub

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Originally Posted by JimMcGee View Post
A bit difficult to single hand.
Naw, it's just a toy for Alan Colas; "the all-time size record for the race, the OSTAR, 1976, and probably for any single-hander, was set by Alain Colas, sailing the 236-foot (72 m) four-masted schooner Club Mediterranée".

"Any idiot can make a boat go; it takes a sailor to stop one." Spike Africa aboard the schooner Wanderer in Sausalito, Ca. 1964.

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