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Bent with the Wind

Using all of his 165 pounds as a counterweìght to windward, 13-year-old Ronnie Hobart does more than his level best to keep his International Moth upright during a Larchmont spring regatta on Long Island bound But Ronnie's acrobatics, which kept him in second place for a day against adult competition, led to his undoing when he hit a buoy and capsized.