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post #5 of Old 12-07-2008 Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by sailingdog View Post
Of course, that only works if you're going upwind at the time of the MOB incident... if you're going downwind or on a reach, you'll have to do something a bit different.
Crazy mother used to say:

"If you have nothing good to say..better say nothing"...or something like that...

This because, as you can see in my quote from the second paragraph of my introductory post, I say:

"this manouver is particularly imortant to know and know how to execute in case of a MOB situation, while sailing upwind at high speeds.."

you blind bastardo bone for you tonight!
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