I, Tom, made this just becasue I could ©
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Here you will find stuff on Tom's travels, with empasis on video, pictures and PC Desktop wallpapers.
I'm a sailor and WiFi specialist, so you'll find technical stuff here too.
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Buttock Clenching Terror – Novice Helm round the sand bar.
Boat owners are often nervous handing the helms of their preciousesesses (‘gollum) over to anyone one else. The addition of low tide, the sandbar and a mast head asymmetric can only be described as buttock clenching terror.
All was well on the start line as this year was a Sternchaser, I remember the look of sheer terror on the face of Churchkey’s novice helm once as the entire fleet converged on the top mark in a twenty knot Fannie Bay gust. She’s never been seen since.
As last to start, Shaw Thing had the rest of the fleet to follow. We could just see the top of the sail of Farr and Away .....
12° 27.6' S, 130° 48.1' E