Here's a report from the Viper Class guys..
Day 1 saw 3 races in almost perfect conditions, starting with 12 knots and building to 18 by the last race.
However, 3 days into EuroCat and we have still only had 3 races. Currently Audrey Ogereau is leading the Viper fleet 3 points clear of...
Did my first edit on windows live movie maker. then have done the three others using imovie you'll see on my youtube channel through that link. I'm just your average 20 y/o that can use facebook. Just figured it out for myself and still not very good at using imovie.
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And we would never go cartwheeling just for fun....much.
Infact the 2nd cartwheel from the masthead i landed on my crew on the chainplate. Busted shoulder and cut through 2 layers of wetsuit.
Don't try this at home kids.
Neil Pryde's ELITE Vest is awesome, the best. Very low profile, few straps yet a firm fit, no zip pocket that will seize up, strap for for your harness hook if need be, well thought out zip retainer and looks shit hot.
And +1 for putting him in a viper.
Thanks for the reply surf city racing. Can understand where the rumours came from and sucks that it fell through. Would have been awesome. Appreciate your hard work in trying to get it going.
Totally understand how it comes back to the people in the class to organize events.
I'm on the...
Does anybody have an inside word on the next Hobie 16 worlds?? San Fran 2012?
They usually give at least 12 months notice and if that's the case will be more than two years since China August, 2010 and two in five years.. Fiji 07.
Poor form from one of the biggest catamaran classes in the...
I managed to sail 4 races on the 16. All of them fully clothed in jeans, t-shirt, hoodie, ugg boots and a hangover. no need to put the trap harness on all weekend.
Definitely no chance of getting wet. Love it.
Haha thanks Gav, I'm voting F-16 all the way! me and my crew could just get to 120kg.
I'm 176cm and my crew would be about 150cm and we generally weigh about 127kg together.
I would consider both of us as short people and many teams would severely struggle to get near our weight if they were...