Pass Your Day Skipper

Overview

Since the first edition was published, Pass Your Day Skipper has helped thousands of students through their shorebased Day Skipper course. Both concise and comprehensive, this 'crammer' covers all the essentials of the RYA syllabus, arranged and highlighted to make revising easier and now updated and improved for the third edition.

Throughout, the theory is set in a practical seagoing perspective, and helpful tips on exam tactics are also provided. And to relieve the tension of ...

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Overview

Since the first edition was published, Pass Your Day Skipper has helped thousands of students through their shorebased Day Skipper course. Both concise and comprehensive, this 'crammer' covers all the essentials of the RYA syllabus, arranged and highlighted to make revising easier and now updated and improved for the third edition.

Throughout, the theory is set in a practical seagoing perspective, and helpful tips on exam tactics are also provided. And to relieve the tension of all that swotting, each section is enlivened with some of Mike Peyton's best loved cartoons.

'Well worth investing in to help you pass your Day Skipper with flying colours!' Boat Mart

'All the essentials are covered with lucidity? after you pass, you won't throw it away' Cowes Yachting

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"It is a handy pocket sized book, ideal for digesting that useful bit of information as the day of assessment approaches."—Nautical Magazine
 
"All the essentials are covered...[author Fairhall] succeeds...[in this] exam crammer."—Yachting Monthly
 
"The book stands out amongst other authors who have covered the same ground."—Royal Naval Sailing Association
 
"A good investment...92 info-packed pages which any skipper will find useful."—Boat Mart

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781408186978
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
  • Publication date: 3/7/2013
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 104
  • Sales rank: 1,412,084
  • Product dimensions: 5.80 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Meet the Author

David Fairhall has enjoyed sailing for more than half a century in everything from Dragons to Thames barges. He has raced offshore, including skippering a boat in the Fastnet Race, and made transatlantic ocean deliveries. He sails from Maldon on the East Coast, where he lives.

Mike Peyton is famous for his sailing cartoons and his contributions to the yachting press. He has owned 13 boats, from a Folkboat to a Dutch botter, and has wide sailing experience.

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