Explains the evolution of just about every situation that is likely to be encountered during a race at sea. Each is examined, presenting an overview of the sequence that should take place and its objective, then the task of each crew member is explained for its preparation, operation and completion.
Stuart Quarrie has sailed in four Admiral's Cup series and has acted as the British team manager. He was chief instructor at the National Sailing Centre in Cowes and is now Director of Cowes Week, the largest regatta for sailing yachts (from dinghy to offshore racer) in the world.
A valuable book for a sailor in any crew position, on any racing
yacht, inshore or offshore. It offers lots to learn. * Yachting
if followed by each team member will result in success on the water. ...an ideal guide for race training days...it is a book for all the crew * Royal Naval Sailing Association *