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Sep 26, 2014 - Great sailing, tired crew

Short entry today as all tired after 6 hours upwind from Trogir back to the charter base. We were close-hauled almost all of the way, and the crew got all the tacking practice they wanted (and more). It was exhilarating in mostly 15-20 kn winds and 3-4 ft seas, but by the time we began the queue-fight with returning German crews over the order into the refueling dock, we were all tired and ready to tie up. With a maneuver roughly akin to planting a ski pole between a line-cutting German's skis, I blocked the Bavarias and Hansas from cutting...

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