By Jon Emmett
Individual chapters take you round the racecourse, from prior to you get at the water, during the pre-start, commence, and diverse legs. each one part comprises exact recommendation for the newbie, intermediate and complicated sailor. excellent for dinghy sailors, there's additionally a wealth of recommendation that might gain yachtsmen.
More than 100 diagrams enable classes to be discovered at a look and make this an invaluable aide-memoire in addition to a tactical textbook.
This is a pragmatic approach to increase your racing effects, even if beginning out, relocating up the membership circuit or competing at nationwide point and beyond.
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