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Leg 9 all looks fine.
“We may have arrived on different ships, but we are all in the same boat now!” Martin Luther King Jr.
Thank you Tuger - the race will now be archived until it is needed.

:-)
Have spent today up to now setting up the racing calendar(s) and... am thinking to finish our tribute to Aaron with Leg 10 as both a fleet race and a separate TIMED race might be a neat thing to do.

The last week of June is busy, IRL Kieler Wocher Silver Band starts on the Thursday and the Gotland Runt starts on the Sunday so... to have Leg 10 run on the evening of Friday 28 utc time (29 in Adelaide which is the date Aaron died in 2012) as a fleet race means those who can be there will be BUT if we then start the same course as a TIMED race on the Saturday, then folks can race the last leg of the AGage Memorial series in their own time. Means everyone has a chance to pay their last respects.

What do you think?
Thats OK with me. Would you make it 2 separate events, 10a the fleet race and 10b the timed race. The way that Leg 10 is set up now with 3 x 33nm sided triangle, it could be over in 10 hrs or less if the southerlies blow as usual.
I was thinking of making it a 5 sided Olympic course.
“We may have arrived on different ships, but we are all in the same boat now!” Martin Luther King Jr.

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