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Old 11-26-2012, 09:20 AM   #1
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This thing is supposedly the fastest sailing ship on water and has reached land equivalent speeds of 61 mph. I guess the plan is to enter the TransPac (California to Hawaii and then beyond for some) race next year.

I wish them luck. Many years ago now friends entered a tri-hulled sailboat in the same race. They showed up a month or so later but with no sign of the boat in whole or in pieces. They never talked about it and none ever sailed again.
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It is one thing to have a fast sailboat. It another thing to have one that is safe in the open ocean.

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This is what I've always feared on the open ocean with ship at max speed...http://youtu.be/qEAXFUmJB9s
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WHOA at 0:37... http://youtu.be/AP985PjMGts
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