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Forum: Dock talk 08-08-2017
Replies: 3
Views: 771
Posted By Blackice
Do not use logic when it comes to discussions...

Do not use logic when it comes to discussions about ratings :ROTFLMFAO:

Ok, so not many production boats would have a spinnaker pole that is 5 feet over J, but sure what the hell...

If a...
Forum: Dock talk 08-04-2017
Replies: 3
Views: 771
Posted By Blackice
No, not any more.... PHRF - BC rules...

No, not any more....

PHRF - BC rules http://www.bcsailing.bc.ca/pages/PHRF/Rules%20updated%20170421.pdf

JC:As designed base of the spinnaker foretriangle. For boats designed with asymmetric...
Forum: Articles 04-03-2017
Replies: 0
Views: 1,144
Posted By Blackice
Maximizing Speed in Planing Boats

Quantum Sails' Doug Stewart hits the water on a regular basis to get real-life knowledge and feedback. Here are his interesting observations for planing boats.
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Forum: Articles 04-03-2017
Replies: 1
Views: 1,090
Posted By Blackice
Having the right amount of mainsail twist is...

Having the right amount of mainsail twist is perhaps the single biggest key to upwind boat speed, especially on the new breed of fast sailboats that often relies on bigger mainsails and smaller...
Forum: Articles 04-03-2017
Replies: 1
Views: 1,090
Posted By Blackice
Understanding Mainsail Twist

Mainsail twist can have a large impact on speed and performance. Quantum Sails explains what mainsail twist is and how to use it to get ahead on the racecourse.
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Forum: Dock talk 11-18-2015
Replies: 39
Views: 7,412
Posted By Blackice
I am surprised that the Olson 30 did not make...

I am surprised that the Olson 30 did not make this list of boats... It is by far the fastest of the boats that have been listed, except for the E32 and would offer much more room down below than the...
Forum: Articles 07-07-2015
Replies: 0
Views: 3,441
Posted By Blackice
ROOKIE RACING SEMINAR! NOV 1 AT VRC at 6:30

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Forum: Racing Videos 05-01-2015
Replies: 0
Views: 1,637
Posted By Blackice
2015 Antigua Sailing Week

Antigua Sailing Week Up On Foils & Racing Update

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-aDB6ZHSGGM
Forum: Articles 05-01-2015
Replies: 0
Views: 1,913
Posted By Blackice
Volvo Ocean Race - Seaweed and more seaweed

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Leg six to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 10. True tradewind sailing in 20-25 knots and warm tropical water has...
Forum: Articles 05-01-2015
Replies: 0
Views: 1,789
Posted By Blackice
2015 Antigua Sailing Week

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Forum: Articles 11-18-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 2,275
Posted By Blackice
Sam Jamieson's - Education fund

Big Thanks to everyone that supported this great cause, we raised $8500.00 !

Ian would have been proud :)


Very grateful to Ian's friends and colleagues... over $4000 in silent auction...
Forum: Articles 10-15-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 7,465
Posted By Blackice
Life at the Extreme - Ep 1 - 'Running on Water' | Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15

The very first 30 minute episode of Volvo Ocean Race's weekly show - Life at the Extreme - your best way to join the adventure and share the exhilarating and demanding experience of competitive...
Forum: SailingX - Site News 09-04-2014
Replies: 15
Views: 6,719
Posted By Blackice
Wow that did not take them long at all....... In...

Wow that did not take them long at all....... In two day they made 8309 new user accounts. :eek:

Clearly we are going to have to re think this open reg thing again.

630 of them are now...
Forum: SailingX - Site News 09-02-2014
Replies: 15
Views: 6,719
Posted By Blackice
The site registration has been turn back on !

The site registration has been turn back on !
Forum: Dock talk 09-02-2014
Replies: 24
Views: 2,795
Posted By Blackice
If you do all that work at the same time, how...

If you do all that work at the same time, how will we know who had the best idea to solve the problem ?
Forum: Dock talk 09-01-2014
Replies: 24
Views: 2,795
Posted By Blackice
Both good suggestions.... My gut says it is...

Both good suggestions....

My gut says it is not a fuel issue, because it ran recently.... Dirt in the fuel would plug the idle jet first, as it is the smallest... creating idle issues. Unless of...
Forum: Racing Videos 09-01-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 6,107
Posted By Blackice
Team Concise 2014

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BB6YJt3YmeI
Forum: Racing Videos 09-01-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 5,804
Posted By Blackice
Audi Melges 20 World Championship

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UD5IuJ8J3K8
Forum: Dock talk 08-06-2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,607
Posted By Blackice
Owners manual ? I seriously doubt that...

Owners manual ?

I seriously doubt that there is a owners manual for this boat, in fact I have never seen a owners manual for any boat that I have owned....

What do you expect to learn from...
Forum: Articles 08-04-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 13,334
Posted By Blackice
Extreme Sailing Series - Singapore to host 2015 Series opener

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'Extreme Sailing Series 2014 - Singapore - Fleet sailing in Marina Bay' Guy Nowell ©


Singapore is set to host...
Forum: Racing Videos 08-02-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 1,882
Posted By Blackice
ISAF - Worlds

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wela_F0_NNc
Forum: Articles 08-02-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 13,510
Posted By Blackice
Volvo Ocean Race crews to battle in Round Britain test

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Iker Martinezís Spanish team will put to the test potential new crew members as they make their way to the...
Forum: Articles 08-01-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 13,478
Posted By Blackice
This is the 11th occasion Sopot Match Cup has...

This is the 11th occasion Sopot Match Cup has been held in the Polish seaside resort, but the first time it has been part of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour. There was some relief that an overcast...
Forum: Articles 08-01-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 13,478
Posted By Blackice
Sopot Match Race - Canfield tops leaderboard after day 1

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'Team Alpari FX's Keith Swinton in action during...
Forum: Dock talk 07-25-2014
Replies: 69
Views: 17,905
Posted By Blackice
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