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gybe

, jibe Nautical
an instance of gybing
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We managed to get ahead of Calibre at Nielsen Park, after we got some great angles on our gybes.
Team SCA, Dongfeng Race Team and Mapfre all did Chinese gybes from Monday to Tuesday, but the three crews escaped injury despite the boats crashing over in a massive seastate and 40 knots of wind (75 kilometres an hour).
Chinese gybes are caused by either strong wind or a big wave.
They were first to reveal a Chinese gybe, with their on-board reporter, Yann Riou, revealing: "It took two to three hours to sort out the mess.
They and MAPFRE also suffered Chinese gybes last week.
Going into a series of gybes the big sail was pulled round easily as we set off back to St Kilda, with Patrice responding instantly to every twitch of my fingers on the McConaghy carbon wheel.
After getting well clear of other boats as soon as possible after the incident, a boat takes a 720 Turns Penalty by promptly making two complete 360 turns (720) in the same direction, including two tacks and two gybes.
Carve Gybe believes these three functions are easy to explain and to use by anybody ages 5 to 105.
Carve Gybe Software was founded in 2011 by Alexander, SuperPhoto is their seventh release.