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post #20 of Old 04-24-2012
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Re: Near miss on Lake Michigan

Yes a Rhodes 19. The spinnaker was not rigged, the bag was floating and the sail working its way out. There's a frostbite fleet of R19s in Boston that sail all winter...

My bet, someone had to chose between dropping a beer to pop the mainsheet, or saving the beer, and made the wrong choice for April. several regards...
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