Wind Strategy Sail To Win
This has, for 20 years, been the definitive book on wind for racing sailors worldwide. Easy to understand conceptual models of wind behaviour. So that wherever you are it trains you to recognise what the wind is doing and why.
Wind Startegy by David Houghton and Fiona Campbell is part of the sail to win series and has for 20 years, been the definitive book on wind for racing sailors worldwide. Easy to understand conceptual models of wind behaviour. So that wherever you are it trains you to recognise what the wind is doing and why.
The wind powers everything a sailor does and this book will help you to understand it. As a result you will be more prepared for your race, able to anticipate changes in the wind better and know what to do when they come. The first edition of this book was published in 1986, and it has been the go-to wind book for dinghy champions ever since.
This new-look fourth edition is fully updated for modern forecasting and analyses a revised set of popular racing venues around the world: unveiling what to expect from the weather at 30 regatta locations, it will get you ahead of the competition and powering up the leaderboard.
“Weather is multidimensional and rarely simple but in this book both David and Fiona expertly explain what can be a complicated subject in an easily understandable format. You will remember or learn something every time you pick up this book. I can guarantee that something you learn in this book will help you improve your racing results.” - Ian Walker.
- Author: David Houghton & Fiona Campbell
- Publisher: Fernhurst
- Format: Paperback
- Dimensions: 240mm x 171mm
- Pages: 138
- ISBN: 9781909911543
|Dimensions||240mm x 171mm|
|Author||David Houghton & Fiona Campbell|
|Great For||Beginners, Cruising , Dinghies, Night time reading, Racing, Yachts|
|Country of Origin||CN|