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2 December 2021


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GOOD ONYA Kipper1258!!!
CONGRATULATIONS Pit8008!! CONGRATULAZIONI Cippalippa!

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This race was sailed in the homewaters of the late psail, whose contributions are much appreciated by this site. This particular boat's relatively high speed presented challenges in gybing and rounding corners accurately while keeping performance loss to a minimum. The race course itself included some tricky corners, including the hairpin at Setubal which ended a fair number of attempts.

Luckily for those who made mistakes in their earlier runs, there were several opportunities with 20+ knot winds that would enable competitive times to be set. The last of these opportunities turned out to have the best conditions for a fast run. Most started at around noon UTC on 27 November including second-placed Pit8008. However, a few started 2-4 hours later and got lucky with the 4.30pm Wx change, including third-placed Cippalippa and winner Kipper1258 with a time of just over 6 hours! This win also led Kipper1258 to win the Timed Race series for 2021! Congrats!

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