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Old 06-30-2010
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SD commented about forereaching which I tried after reading "Sailing in Slow Motion" by Beth Leonard in the Dec 2005 issue of Cruising World.

She didn't describe forereaching as a type of hove-to. The jib never crossed the wind in her version.

Good article if you can find it.
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