Rules for Finn Sailors

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Rules for Finn Sailors

Post by alan williams » Tue Mar 09, 2010 11:46 am

Hi Just found this on Sailing Anarchy - Dinghy Anarchy

THE RULES OF FINN SAILORS not posted it on this forum as it's rather rude.
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Re: Rules for Finn Sailors

Post by Brookesy » Tue Mar 09, 2010 9:13 pm

Some of us can confirm this is true....
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Re: Rules for Finn Sailors

Post by admin » Tue Mar 09, 2010 9:49 pm

Ahhh. the Finn finger.

In my defence I'd like to point out that under that bandage was a broken finger with the nail torn off (filled my glove nicely with blood). The moral of the story being, don't put your hand near a centreboard with a 10mm elastic return.

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Re: Rules for Finn Sailors

Post by Ancient Geek » Wed Mar 10, 2010 9:15 am

OUCH! Looks very nasty - if you need a good hand surgeon I can introduce you to the very best, she's now giving 50% of her time to the forces, magical hands painless surgery and stitching. Wish you better!
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Re: Rules for Finn Sailors

Post by Ed » Wed Mar 10, 2010 10:01 am

Hey, you wouldn't feel so sorry for him if you could hear what he was saying :twisted: :P
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Re: Rules for Finn Sailors

Post by roger » Wed Mar 10, 2010 1:30 pm

I dont like the tone of his sign language much either :D
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