Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: SF Bay area
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I have definitely found that shifting everybody to leeward in light winds helps keep the boat moving.
I think another question about people on the weather rail is: does the benefit from keeping the boat slightly more upright exceed the drag due to extra windage?
s/v Laelia - 1978 Pearson 365 ketch