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Nov 7, 2006 - Bahia Santa Maria

Sat. 11/4/06 Leg 2 of the Ha-Ha. We depart Turtle Bay at 8:00 am. Bahia Santa Maria is 240 miles away.... We estimate 35 to 40 hours if we continue to average our 6 to 7 knots. The weather is glorious, but the winds are lighter. Paul decides to try his new whisker pole to set our new, lighter wind, jib (the forward sail) .... and sail this downwind leg "wing on wing".. essentially with the mainsail on one side of the boat and the jib on the opposite side of the boat... hence the appearance of two wings. We are 7 aboard and we set up a...

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