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Orcas Island Yacht Club’s 2010 Round the County race was run in near perfect conditions for July – but this is November! Saturday’s 8:40 am start off of Lydia Shoals was in light air causing many of the racers to hoist up their drifters, poetically renamed “accelerator’s,” (who wants to drift) and the fleet headed off south down Rosario Straits with the building ebb current.

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