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    Big BlueBoat in Milwaukee

    The yacht at the Port of Milwaukee is a newHanse 630e. It is owned by the Commodore of Chicago YC. The boat just came infrom Germany. Monday the keel will be put on it at the ship yard then it will be put in the water and towed to Harborside across the harbor. Scott Bruesewitz will be putting...
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    What 12345 said. We were a little slow upwind, but I suspect due to the face our Jib clew was cut WAY too low and we really couldn't trim properly (getting it fixed so it's ready for the Sheldon Clark). The reach was tough with the weird wave action and current, but still maintained good...
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    First race wind ranged from 5-12 kts, more at the beginning and faded at the end. On the return race we saw between 11-17 kts, mostly in the 12-13 kt range.
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    I was on the J-111 for the Bi-state with a twist weekend and just wanted to set some facts straight. Rich Stearns, Perry Lewis and Stu Johnstone were indeed on the boat for the race over and Stu and Rich on the ride back. Perry was not with us for the return race. All I can say that boat is...
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