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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    Hey Polaris, You're wrong about not being able to throw out a DSQ in the US, as well as being wrong about the best sailed boat not winning most of the time in IRC.
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    Y'all doing TransPac?
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    They got third overall, I suspect they're quite happy with their performance. Well done.
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    It's also nice to be able to run a mini dodger over the companion way when you're at sea, and you need the clutches off center for that.
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    Why do you even have a furler?
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    Saw a 111 in the flesh yesterday, they are very big boats, at least from the outside. Much bigger than the 105s surrounding it.
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    The answer to the ten questions above is, "you could do that, but it'd be heavier." If you did any one it probably wouldn't kill the boat, but you'd be headed down the 109/105 path.....
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    Don't mean to be rude, but I've got to ask "Have you ever taken a spinnaker that's over a hundred square meters in size down by yourself in more than 18 knots of breeze?" It's not a trivial undertaking and, unless you're using a snuffer, it's best done by using the slot between the foot and the...
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    J/111 Goes Sailing...

    Sounds like a bunch of people like the old SC-37 with it's carbon construction and headliners. That's a really expensive solution to end up at basically the same place, although the cheaper solution is not as shiny.
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