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I agree with Bob – the genoa is the sail to use for power. Sometimes however when I sail single-handed my first reef is to get rid of the genoa altogether. This certainly induces weather helm, but I compensate by raising the centreboard somewhat. This has the counterbalancing effect of bringing the centre of lateral resistence aft to balance the rig.
It is also very important to sail the boat flat.
Matt
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