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Forum: Racing   03-14-2003
Replies: 3
Views: 2,783
Posted By browner
favored side of the line

Simply the side which is more upwind. When the breeze moves right,the right side is favored, commitee boat end. Big gains made right out of the box if you pick correctly and get off the line with...
Forum: Racing   01-08-2003
Replies: 1
Views: 1,505
Posted By browner
Right of Way...

This pertains to boats racing an opposite tacks while approaching a downwind mark or finish. Why is it that two boats, one running on Starboard and the other on Port does the Starboard boat continue...
Forum: Racing   01-10-2002
Replies: 6
Views: 7,054
Posted By browner
Vanguard 15 dinghy stuff

Lets talk about V-15 racing, or just any small boat stuff. We will be racing again come the middle of March. We had a great frostbite series in Chicago this past fall racing up through Thanksgiving...
Forum: Racing   01-10-2002
Replies: 6
Views: 7,054
Posted By browner
Vanguard 15 dinghy stuff

your right, misprint with regard to which side. Windward side = side opposite the boom in this case.
Forum: Racing   05-09-2001
Replies: 6
Views: 7,054
Posted By browner
Vanguard 15 dinghy stuff

Apollo - I sail Vanguards, try wing on wing, skipper moves forward and to leeward winging the jib, crew has board up holding main out. Heel to leeward, extending the main up to get more projection...
Forum: Racing   05-09-2001
Replies: 4
Views: 1,934
Posted By browner
Right of Way at Mark

We do this often sailing in our Vanguard fleet. Is is it a good idea? As long as your careful with regard to the 2 boat length zone and can tack quickly in any conditions. You lose with regards to...
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