Getting Started in Sailboat Racing

Getting Started in Sailboat Racing

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A complete course in the fundamentals, Getting Started inSailboat Racing dispels the sport's elite aura and makesracing accessible to any sailor who wants to give it a try.This illustrated manual takes readers around the buoys,explaining the rules and tactics that govern starts, finishes,mark roundings, and boat-to-boat struggles for speedand advantage.

Publisher: Camden, ME ; Toronto : International Marine/McGraw-Hill, c2005
Edition: 1st US ed
ISBN: 9780071424004
Branch Call Number: 797.124 COR
Characteristics: viii, 212 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Stearns, Rich

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May 28, 2013

I've been racing (though not driving) for several years, and still found this book helpful. It's very readable, and lays out basic racing strategies clearly.

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