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Sailing Santa Monica Bay and San Pedro Channel since the 50s. Now sailing throughout the virtual world with

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I'm a Dutch guy, sailing regattas IRL, and ocean races online. I study computer science, where I learn about routing algorithms.

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Born in Holland, educated in Ireland, raced boats all my life. Substantially retired from that IRL sport, still find myself in boats and on the water doing deliveries and prepping, whilst SOL sates my inner racing daemons.

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Grew up and educated in South Africa where I started my sailing career on sailboards and then moved to crewing on a Flying Dutchman. Migrated to Australia in 1988 and recently took up sailing again in Brisbane as a result of my daughter being a dead keen sailor. Now sailing a Sabre ( competitively every weekend.

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Keen sailor on the real water and online. Have moth - still learning how to fly.

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