Preparing For The Major Event:
For the lucky ones, you will soon be in South Florida for Quantum Key West Race Week, and your event preparation will invariably include some practice. Quantum’s Dave Flynn talks about his tips for practicing and how to get the most out of it….
I know this sounds absurdly simplistic, but sailing is a sport, and, like all other sports, it takes practice. We can’t expect to tack, jibe, and douse spinnakers effectively without working on it first. Yet most of us expect to show up on the weekend and have everything work.
At a minimum, get…
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NOOD 2016 Schedule Released:
In its 28th consecutive year after beginning in 1988, the National Offshore One Design Regattas, also known as the “NOODs,” have released their schedule for the 2016 season. As the longest-running and most popular sailboat racing series in North America, the national regatta series will include five U.S. states and conclude in the British Virgin Islands. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – NOOD 2016 Schedule Released, Editor