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Old 18-07-2010, 06:38   #1
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Bristol Channel Cutter

Bristol Channel Cutter acquits herself quit well in Trans Atlantic race.

Jester Challenge 2010. A single handed race from Plymouth, England to Newport, Rhode Island. For boats 20-30'

JC 2010 Entry List

24 entries - not yet finished, entrants still arriving.

1) Peterson 25' - go fast, fin keel
2) Wharram tiki - 21' catamaran
3) Dehler 29' - modern fin keel
4) Twister 29' - modern full keel
5) Bristol Channel Cutter 28' - heavey displacemnt full keel
Congrats to Thomas Jucker

3 other yachts arrived so far.
3 still sailing
12 yachts retired for damage to bulkhead, masts, steering gear and other none boat related problems.

Disclaimer: I own a Bristol Channel Cutter and very biased
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Old 18-07-2010, 08:15   #2
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Wow,what an outstanding performance from the little Wharram catamaran,i never really think of Wharrams as performance boats,just extremly seaworthy.
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Old 18-07-2010, 10:51   #3
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BCC is a great boat that would be even greater if the designer ever thought about me spending endless cold, wet and uncomfortable hours in the cockpit.

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