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Been there, done that. Learning experience.
Previous advice is good.
If you are broad reaching, pay some attention to the genoa; as soon as the clew starts to drop, head up slightly.
Avoid running wing-on-wing unless necessary. But practise it occasionally.
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Last edited by jackdale; 02-18-2011 at 01:16 PM.