5/20, Grants, 5.2/4.2, 86L/76L

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5/20, Grants, 5.2/4.2, 86L/76L

Postby kenonstott » Fri May 20, 2016 6:07 pm

Mike E, Josh, John, Patrick and Sarah joined in for some even wilder winds. Started a little slow then went straight to 5.2 winds and a lot more at times. Definitely a wild morning. Gusted to 40 on my last trip before lunch which was a handful for a 5.2. I was by myself for the afternoon session and just as well as it was a real rodeo to use Sarah’s term. I rigged the 4.2 and still had to go down to the 76L glass board to make a go of it. Wish I had rigged the 3.7 but I was also sinking tail 1st at times for lack of wind keeping me from rigging down. The body finally gave out at 2:00 and I called it.
Ken Onstott
Sailing both the Gorge and Utah on my 8'2" HiTech and my 3 Starboards; Sonic 85L, S-Type 115L, and Carve 135L. Small quiver is Northwave, larger sails are Ezzy and Sailworks. Often in my white Odyssey but also in my wife's motor home.
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