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snapperhawk

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Times mean nothing but ...


Even from race to race, times mean nothing. Some teams want to put a target on their back by finishing first, while others just want to get past the semi finals with as little effort as possible. To be clear, the best crews made the finals in each event. At this juncture the seedings still hold for the top four teams. Texas and Washington are still the favorites but there are three other teams in play for the national championship. To be clear winning the 1st eight puts that team in the driver's seat with respect to the overall championship but again finishing ahead of your competition in the each of the three races puts you in good position to win it all too if one of the favorites has a bad race in any of the three.

(In response to this post by Slider)

Posted: 05/29/2021 at 11:56AM



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UVA V8 boat through to the Grand Final (link). -- Slider 05/29/2021 09:01AM
  Times mean nothing but ... -- snapperhawk 05/29/2021 11:56AM
  Great summary and explanation. ** -- 141lile 05/29/2021 2:08PM
  With that said ... -- snapperhawk 05/29/2021 12:06PM
  Thanks so much. ** -- 141lile 05/29/2021 1:55PM
  2V8 through to the Grand Final. ** -- Slider 05/29/2021 09:45AM
  V4 advances to the Grand Final. ** -- Slider 05/29/2021 10:39AM
  Five schools got both V8 boats to Grand Final -- Clark2 05/29/2021 09:59AM

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