Originally Posted by WoodsChick
Imagine my delight when I realized I would be the grinder
When I lived in Maryland, I dated a gal that raced J32s on the Chesapeake. Whenever the skipper was expecting a big wind day, I'd get invited to grind. About half the time, the big wind never materialized, and I'd be bored out of my mind, getting sunburned, with no view of the water in the winch pit.
What boats are you racing?