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Morning daily sail to marker

Today the sky was overcast and it was pretty cold, (for us here its cold)....

As I do every day, I took my boat to the marker in 12 knots wind going out. the going out was calm and quiet, and the swell was gentle. The boat was doing around 8 to 9 knots...




Coming back was more fun, a nice wide broad reach and I had a pek or two at 13 knots...

Perfect sailing conditions in February...It's a shame the sun was hidding, otherwise would have been perfect...



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Did you notice the speed is in kilometers.

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Did you notice the speed is in kilometers.

Original (not bad youtube quality) video sent to your email...

Watch it and come back here eat your words....bastardo sujo
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LOL.... i think those are some bad words....
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Giu, I'm jones'n over here with my boat on the hard for the winter, uggghhh! First, Jeff from Dehler US sends me a writeup and pics of the new SV designed 34, the boat looks great and the polars predict a fast boat! Now, your videos!

Wow, that is fast, and with the cruising sails!

Hey, I like the outside the lifeline shots in the first video, can you get outside the lifeline a bit further and move the camera closer to the waterline! Do not fall overboard. If you do, get us some video footage of the boat pulling away though!

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