Identify this boat: A Weird Units challenge for Metric/Imperial debaters

Discussion in 'All Things Boats & Boating' started by marshmat, Jul 28, 2009.

  1. Crag Cay
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    Laser? It was made an Olympic class in A.H. 1417?
     
  2. marshmat
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  3. Crag Cay
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    Ah, but it was made an Olympic class at the ISAF meeting in '93. The 49er was made an Olympic Class in '97, which actually falls in AH1417.
     
  4. Fanie
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    Gee you guys are a lousy bunch for starting this thread and finish it before one could get in.

    Some of us poor workers class have to work you know. We cannot sit on the forum all the time ok :(
     

  5. marshmat
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    Ah, true, Crag Cay. The decision to add it to the Olympics was indeed made several years before it actually sailed there....
     
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