Bebop encountered a wild ride on the way to St. Michaels for the 2013 Miles River Race/
319 Direction Mag
19.2 Average Wind Speed
17.1 Min Wind Speed
28.0 Wind Gust Speed
We averaged 8 knots boat speed over ground for the entire course. Hull speed for a J/30 is 6.7 knots.
For a 20 minute period from 10:30 to 10:50 over 3.3 NM on the second half of the leg to Bloody Pt Lighthouse we averaged over 10 knots. The knock down after the gybe took about a minute.
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