Hi, I've found an exciting video for you aboard a racing "skûtsje", a Friesian barge. They race every summer: a class of mostly 100-years-old flatbottom barges, about 70 ft. long and a width of about 11 ft., 40 tonnes and a draught of less than 2 ft.
They don't look like they are, but they're FAST: 12 knots is quite normal!
This is the kind of racing I like:
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