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Old 07-08-2010, 19:40   #1
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Heavy Wind for Howe Sound Regatta - August 6, 2010

My friends were windsurfing in Squamish yesterday and they posted this video of the sailboats racing in about 30 knots..

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All those takedowns looked proper to me
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Old 07-08-2010, 21:25   #3
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I guess this is where a sock would be real nice.
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Nah, When the crew screws up like in that video you really don't need a sock and it's always tangled lines out of control too. No time to be on the foredeck either.
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It's common knowledge that on almost a daily basis the winds go nuclear after rounding Watts Pt.(in background),why they didn't douse sooner is beyond me.
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Well, that's several way's to reduce sail..........
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