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Old 17-06-2017, 08:45   #61
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Re: Women in Boats..and how to become one

It's a catch 22, lack of practice bring less confidence, without confidence one stays away and can't build more practice. One has to break the vicious cycle.

Personally I also feel very logical putting the ladies on the helm: I am usually taller to reach sails/reach out for mooring lines, stronger to handle the anchor, etc.
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Some of the responses from men to this thread show exactly why many women would appreciate a women-only sailing class.
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