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Breaking overlap just prior to entering the Zone
In the diagram below (this is my first post, so I hope the diagram is actually visible), is Y permitted to break an existing overlap by gybing away from the mark prior to entering the zone? Similar tactic would be for Y to luff B prior to entering the Zone and then bear away sharply to break the overlap. Are there any restrictions on this or similar tactics to break an overlap, other than difficulty of establishing just exactly where Y entered the Zone. In dinghies and RC sailing quick gybes are fairly easy to pull off.
Created: 21-Apr-27 12:37
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