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post #22 of Old 12-18-2013
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Re: Why the Bristol 32 backs so poorly

Originally Posted by jb1528 View Post

I guess we all have times when we control our boats without actually steering. The back and fill maneuver comes to mind. Some call that seamanship.

I have a Bristol 32 and can relate to the backing thing.

I just try to think of her behaviour as endearing.

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