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post #3 of Old 08-31-2013
lowtide
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Re: DDW and bailing out

Leave the Jib alone, sheet the main in as you normally would during a careful gybe, and gybe the boat to the jib side. Now you can trim to head up or reach away.

Just takes a few seconds.

Racing in cruising non-spinnaker divisions will make you practice this a lot.

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