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For the benefit of those that have given of their time to respond to my question, I want to clarify that as I explained to SVAuspicious in a PM, that I am in now way discounting racing experience but trying to glean what I can from every throughtful post.
midlifesailor: I didn't get a PM from you.

I stand by my position that racing (particularly on other people's boats) is the best way to learn the most the fastest, and that it is all directly applicable to cruising, particularly since it educates our individual decision-making about what is and is not of interest to each of us as individuals.

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