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      Abbreviated rules   07/28/2017

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BronzeWing

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About BronzeWing

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  • Birthday 05/12/1957

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    Tauranga, NZ
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    Sailing, photography, CNC stuff and planes
  1. caption contest

    Hey!!! Pass up some more beers. It's getting hot up here. Some idiot hung the shade sail in the wrong place.
  2. what is it

    The official turd counter in Rio
  3. On-scene in San Francisco

    Might now be 1400 start.
  4. On-scene in San Francisco

    TVNZ reports a possible start time 1415 SF time
  5. On-scene in San Francisco

    Com'n, you are getting more positive each post. Keep it up
  6. Artemis?

    Whatever the political bullshit behind allowing AR to remain in the regatta, the merits/risks of having them on the same piece of water as the other teams or GCYC are shit scared of not having them as COR. NOBODY can demean the phenomenal effort put in by the AR team in getting the new boat on the water and stably foiling on the first day without looking mean spirited. This new boat foiled better than OR did for ages. Doesn't seem to want to flop down on its arse when turning. If they can get out on the race course, lets hope NO doesn't do anything stupid that adversely affects either of the other two teams. Hell they might even give LR a fright or two. Maybe there are too many bar stool racers or sad people who have failed so badly at life they can on run down anyone who succeeds on these forums.
  7. Vestas Sailrocket

    Wow just imagine if he re configures it for both wheels and ice. Be an outstanding achievement to hold the out right speed records on water, land and ice in basically the same vehicle. Once he sobers up he is going to have to either find a real job anyway or why not have a crack at the other two records