Re: Racing a C&C 29 MKII
Do you have hank-on or a roller-furling headsail? The latter furled will not point well.
You should get better speeds than that on a close reach; 6.3 is the theoretical hull speed.
I did find the 29 to be quite tender.
Did the main get really flat when you reefed?
How many crew / rail meat did you have?
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