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post #7 of Old 12-17-2017
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Re: French sailor smashes World solo record

Originally Posted by outbound View Post
So more impressive than a bunch of foilers going around marks and having to call the race if itís too windy. For me this is the pinnacle of engineering and sailing not the AC.
Until someone hits a submerged object at 30 knots while asleep. Seems as much daredevil as skill.

Curious, are these record setters permitted to have tactical help from ashore, or are they making all their own calls from the ship.

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