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post #107 of Old 11-01-2013
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Re: Sailing, safety, & size

Originally Posted by barefootnavigator View Post
Here is a real world example in 6-8 knots of wind on my last sail I raced a 45' ish high performance cruising boat that coasts about 700 grand. I left them in the dust and they eventually dropped sail motored past and asked if I had an electric engine. In the real world my boat is faster than the big ones. I sail rings around large boats in light air all the time.
Well, those other guys must have been really, REALLY crappy sailors... :-)
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