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     Bobson Tuesday February 27, 2024
    Willows Bch, Windfoiling
    This Year: 71
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    Log Started:
    Tuesday July 13, 2004
    Total Records: 839
    This Year: 71

    Tuesday February 27, 2024 Willows Bch, Windfoiling
     Tuesday February 27, 2024 Conditions TOW Toys Used:
     Willows Bch, Windfoiling SE 10 - 20
    flat with low swells
    1.30 hours Starboard Freeride 150
    Sailworks Flyer 6.0
    Starboard Stabilizer 255
    Starboard Mast 85cm
    Starboard Evolution Fuse 115
    Starboard Evolution Foil 1100
    Okay, that was COLD!! HighRocker was rigged up and ready to go as I arrived. He went out and it took a few mins for him to find a gust but he did and then was linking the gusts together with his ginormous foil! I headed out but changed out the stabilizer from the 255SLR to the old 255 which I've used for the last 2.5 years. Well, it wasn't how I remembered it being so steady and easy. I guess I'm used to the SLR now with it's higher aspect and a bit less lift. So the old 255 has way more lift but might be a bit slower, I'll have to try it with the 900 front foil next time for a true understanding but it felt like I was going to take-off every time I got up to speed and definitely lifted earlier than the SLR. Pretty fun session with H-Rock but definitely very cold with the odd snow flake in the eye. After about 30 mins the wind picked up to steady 15 - 20kts so the 6.0m was a bit of work to control so after 1.25 hours I called it a day. Nice to get a lunch time session in. MtnarG came out at the end on his 8.0m and I really don't know how he uses that thing in 15-20kts. As I was coming in there were 100 school kids coming down to the beach and screaming with joy and just as I was leaving Gustastic was heading out on his 5.0m. Good Times!! maybe one day Gussy will post a session..?? One day.?

    BOBSON OUT!!
    GPS Track: Willows - Windy and Cold12:21 PM to 1:35 PM
    Moving Time01:13:17
    Foiling Time 00:44:58
    Distance (km)24.4
    Speed (Max/2s/100m knots)20.6 / 20.6 / 20.2
    Number of Turns 36 (81% Foiling)
    MAX 2024: 22.0 kt, 140 turns, 100%TOTAL 2024: 918 km, 40.0 hours
    MAX: 29.6 kt, 256 turns, 100%TOTAL: 20,250 km, 844 hours
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