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Rod Chave

Trimmer

Usual position on board

Trimmer

Member of TVS since when

2012

What you do for a job

Sailmaker

Short version of sailing history

Some family cruising. Optis, Cherubs, 3.7’s, 12’s, 18’s, Windsurfing. Various keelboats, Started sailing multihulls in 2007.

Unique Quality

Rod’s concentration towards trimming is second to none, he is calm in full on situations and very hard to fluster. A background in a lot of skiff sailing Rod is an intuitive apparent wind trimmer, often reacting before anything is mentioned.