A unique, practical hands-on guide to the essential skill of boat manoeuvring for boat skippers and crew. It's the perfect aide memoire and ideal for use when at the helm for real!
A Cambridge-educated engineer, Bill Johnson swapped his career for long distance sailing. He stopped logging miles sailed somewhere around 50,000. A sailing instructor for ten years, focusing on the RYA courses from beginner to Yachtmaster level, Bill's strength is in explaining tricky subjects.
This 'how to tackle any situation' guide, printed on heavyweight paper, covers everything from moorings to rafts, piles, trots, pontoons and marina berths, explaining each manoeuvre with simple text and a clear diagram * Practical Boat Owner * This is the book every sailor need to read before taking up a marina berth * Yachting Monthly * This is the book every sailor need to read before taking up a marina berth * Yachting Monthly * makes for an excellent tutorial, and the sort of guide that might be very handy to have on board! * Sailing *