I have been "playing around" with your tips to find "balance" and working on my stance (this with the help of a local "big gun" ) and look at these numbers on the GPS
max 2 sec: 26.5kt
Average x 10 sec: 24.9kt
Not bad for a big GO 155 with a 32 weed fin, huh? THANKS HEAPS FOR ALL YOUR SUGGESTIONS!!