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Really interesting cockpit/cabin setup. I would love to see how that cockpit area works under the cabin with sheet leads ect. I guess the idea is to reduce windage and maximise shelter. These guys are

http://forums.sailinganarchy.com/index.php?/topic/209946-new-hugo-boss-spotted/   What a beast!

Yep very similar hull shape to Charel which has a more traditional cotpit/ dodger set up.   Interesting interview with jeremie bayou and sam davies on facebook. They were both saying that when these

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Really interesting cockpit/cabin setup. I would love to see how that cockpit area works under the cabin with sheet leads ect. I guess the idea is to reduce windage and maximise shelter. These guys are pretty sharp with concepts and love pushing boundaries.

If it holds together then this boat will most likey win the vendee.

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Yep very similar hull shape to Charel which has a more traditional cotpit/ dodger set up.

 

Interesting interview with jeremie bayou and sam davies on facebook. They were both saying that when these boats are at full speed you simply can't move around safely, cook, eat do maintenance or anything.

 

Maybe the inside of alex's cabin is just a big pink padded cell........ 

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