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post #2 of Old 05-19-2008
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Originally Posted by wakked1 View Post
I don't think this has been posted here but I just came across this story:

Rescuers save woman after yacht death

so you would think the boom would clear the cockpit and deck?
Second on the condolences!

It was a boat built specifically for racing. It may have had less boom clearance. Maybe he was up on the trunk. This will be an interesting story to follow.

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