Keelboat and Sportsboat Racing

You will learn from this book: How the rig works.

Keelboat and Sportsboat Racing

You will learn from this book: How the rig works. How to adjust it for today's conditions. How to use all-purpose sails across the full wind range. How to sail fast in a straight line. How to use waves. How to tack and gybe properly. How to handle a spinnaker - be it asymmetric or conventional. A variety of hosts and drops, and when to use them.

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