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Old 07-05-2010
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Same here, I always understood that if you change course from a broad reach with wind on one quarter and the stern went through the eye of the wind to a broad reach with the wind on the other quarter, you just gybed, no matter which side the boom is on. Of course, hopefully you gybed the boom too so that it doesn't accidentally gybe later!
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