Lean On Me... or Step On Me?

Tower Trapezing

 Photo Courtesy 49er.org

That this amusing concept of tower trapezing has been outlawed by ISAF isn't nearly as interesting as the fact that some crazy 49er sailor came up with it in the first place. Can you imaging how that started?

"Hey, what if I gave you the tiller and climbed you like a tree and stood on your shoulders for better performance?"
"Okay, dude. Go for it!"........................clever!

Thanks to Scuttlebutt for sharing.