Tactics of Small Boat Racing

Tactics of Small Boat Racing

by Stuart H. Walker M.D., Carol H. Little
     
 

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A detailed, technical, and readable study of the tactics of winning for the experienced sailor—by one of the world's leading small boat racers.
The author of "A Manual of Sail Trim" has designed a guide for the competitive racing dinghy sailor that explains the art of maneuvering. The object of the text is to provide instructions on keeping a dinghy in

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Overview

A detailed, technical, and readable study of the tactics of winning for the experienced sailor—by one of the world's leading small boat racers.
The author of "A Manual of Sail Trim" has designed a guide for the competitive racing dinghy sailor that explains the art of maneuvering. The object of the text is to provide instructions on keeping a dinghy in relation to its competitors so that it finishes the race in the lead.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393308013
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
12/28/1991
Series:
Norton Nautical Books
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
333
Sales rank:
373,393
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Stuart H. Walker is professor of pediatrics emeritus at the University of Maryland Medical School and an international dinghy champion. He was a member of the 1968 U.S. Olympic team and the 1979 U.S. Pan-American Team.

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