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15 October 2012


When a TransAt is announced, a sense of optimism fills the SOL fleet - memories of races run before, decisions made and even regretted are cast aside and everyone resolves that THIS race will be different!

This time some headed E of Nova Scotia, others took the conventional route for the shortest distance and yet more bravely headed south of the sailing line. November in the North Atlantic is always sporting and SOLers were all happy to be "feet-dry" as several wind systems tore through the fleet - all good experience though!

The three SOLers who claimed our podium this time all sailed a relatively conventional track but read the winds better than everyone else - only six have finished within the first hour! BRAVO!!!

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