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Anyone who wants to understand how sailboats, especially dinghies, work on a basic level needs to read this book and come back to it often. In he followed this up with a further volume, Higher Performance Sailingalso published by Adlard Coles Nautical. It is a book that my Olympic squad will benefit from. This salling known as the Northbridge Junior now known as the 9er.


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Since its publication inracing yachts and dinghies have developed out of all recognition – a new high-tech breed of ‘apparent wind’ fast racers has claimed the water and so far no-one has applied themselves seriously to analysing what makes these boats sail fast and what will make them faster.

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Posted today at 4: It does address boat handling a bit more as I recall. Bethwaite had four children with his wife Nel: If you have any questions about advertising or editorial then please contact our team.


Sign In Sign Up. Lists with This Book. I’m thinking of getting either the high – or the higher performance sailing by Frank Bethwaite.

I’m gonna see how much Performnce like it and I’ll probably buy the first one too. By means of extensive research, and working with sailors of different racing calibre, Bethwaite analyses how to harness the apparent wind for increased speed and better position on your rivals. If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.

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