Sailor’s New Year’s Resolutions

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I promise…

1. Not to close more than three Race Villages this year

Resolution1_Race Village

2. Great starts but just two BFD are admitted

Resolution2_Black Flag raw

3.To offer myself at least to rinse the boat after every race

Resolution3_Rinse the boat

4.To tie the boat properly hanging the mooring line from the pontoon without letting a moody deck behind me

070126-N-8923M-014 Norfolk, Va. (Jan. 26, 2007) - Sailors assigned to deck department, take in a mooring line on the fantail as the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) gets underway. Truman is currently underway conducting flight deck certification in the Atlantic Ocean. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Kevin T. Murray Jr. (RELEASED)

5.To clean up the bildge

Resolution5_The bildge

6.Not to sleep over the sails

AT SEA - JANUARY 04: In this handout image provided by the Volvo Ocean Race, onboard Team SCA. Libby Greenhalgh,Sam Davies,and Abby Ehler sleep in the bow in light winds during Leg 3 on January 4, 2015 between Abu Dhabi, UAE and Sanya, China. The Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 is the 12th running of this ocean marathon. Starting from Alicante in Spain on October 11, 2014, the route, spanning some 39,379 nautical miles, visits 11 ports in 11 countries (Spain, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, China, New Zealand, Brazil, United States, Portugal, France, the Netherlands and Sweden) over nine months. The Volvo Ocean Race is the world's premier ocean race for professional racing crews. (Photo by Corinna Halloran/Team SCA/Volvo Ocean Race via Getty Images)

7.Not to cheat with my weight


8.To fold and stack properly the sails

Resolution8_Folding Sails

9.To keep my boat happy with DrSails

DrSails 2017 Products LD

10.To hick harder

Resolution10_Hick Harder

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