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post #10 of Old 06-12-2007
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Originally Posted by sailingdog
Beating is the act of sailing to windward via a series of tacks, regardless of whether it is via close reaches or sailing close-hauled.
I think that is what I said in alot less words. I don't know of any way to sail windward without being cose hauled, in which I assumed anyone on sailnet would know.
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