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You can also go offshore several hundred miles, or more. There you can sail close on the wind, but who wants to do that?.......i2f
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Gentlemen, as we all know, do not sail to weather.....
Then, clearly, I'm no gentleman.....
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Then, clearly, I'm no gentleman.....
Its a funny line isn't it ? After all, sailing to windward in the right conditions is without doubt one of the most enjoyable things a bloke can do in a boat.

OTOH....after a few days it does start to get a tad tiresome.......
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Re: Sailing Los Angeles to vancouver

I thought TADS were for Dentists " just a tad more freezing"
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Re: Sailing Los Angeles to vancouver

I was watching a video on Youtube a few days ago of this sailboat traveling from Canada to Mexico stuck in a gale 100 miles off the Oregon coast with 20-30 foot seas.
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Re: Sailing Los Angeles to vancouver

That does happen. We clipped a gale this past delivery we did from SF to Bellingham. Twas no picnic..
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