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Yannis

Mercers Lake, Redhill, Surrey on 28/10/17

Rating:3 star rating
Board:120 litres
Sail:6.4

Another session in Mercers lake in Surrey. The promised 15+ knots never realised, and Lucas reported that he stayed within his comfort zone throughout. He is trying to do some harness practice, but today the wind never picked up enough.

Another non-planing session for me. My goal today though was to advance my fast-tacking to the next level so I sized down to my 120lt board. To my astonishment I pulled it off and probably achieved a 70% success rate - mind you, until today, I had never fast-tacked on this board before! All that summer practice is paying off! Fast-tacking aside, it was a tiring session, as this board is a nightmare to manage when not planing.

Great afternoon though, sunny and not very cold.

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