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Old 01-04-2012
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Originally Posted by davidpm View Post
So here I am heaving to. Catalina 25, 15 to 20 knots, Genoa rolled up about 5 feet.

The boat was perfectly balanced making about 3 knots,
If you are moving forward -- out of the slick created by your own leeway -- then you are not hove-to.
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