Henry Bomby: How to find that last 1% of speed

The Pursuit of Marginal Gains.... Andy Rice quizzes professional sailor and 2024 Olympic keelboat aspirant Henry Bomby about finding the elusive final 1% of boatspeed, along with former Fireball World Champion Ian 'Chips' Howarth. Chips is the CEO of Cyclops Marine who make some very impressive rig tune technology. Henry talks about the methodical process by which he goes about extracting that last vital, 1% of boatspeed that is often the difference between winner or also-ran...


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