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post #5095 of Old 11-14-2013
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Re: Interesting Sailboats

Originally Posted by PCP View Post
Bad luck to her

"While delivering her boat to Sada, the Australian sailor reported a problem with her gooseneck and requested the assistance of an escort boat. On the outskirts of Ribadeo, she asked for a tow to enter the port. In the entrance channel a wave suddenly took the boat and capsized it. Katrina was not clipped on and fell into the water, but was immediately recovered by the Ribadeo's pilot. The sailor, who was very shocked, has been taken to hospital where she is under observation."

She is not racing this time.

Just saw that Ahhhh That sucks.

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