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Learning to Sail
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Acknowledgments Introduction Your Boat Balancing the Boat Sails and Masts Rigging Rudders, Centerboards, and Daggerboards Rigging Checklist Safe and Sound What to Take What to Wear Safety Checklist Underway Finding the Wind Preparing to Leave the Dock Finding the Correct Tack Leaving the Dock Steering and Sail Trim Steering Trimming the Sails How Does Wind Power Your Sails? Locating the Edge of the No-sail Zone Points of Sail, or "Where Am I in Relation to the Wind?" The Three Main Points of Sail More Points of Sail Trimming and the Points of Sail What Does a Telltale Tell? Turning Around Coming About Jibing Tacking Upwind, Jibing Downwind How Not to Go Full Circle and Other Hints Heeling Emergencies Capsizing "Crew Overboard!" Thunderstorms Lightning Fog Practice for the Unexpected Coming Home and Other Topics Sailing to a Mooring Docking Beaching Your Boat Paddling Putting Your Boat to Bed Tides and Currents Nautical Rules of the Road "What Kind of Boat is That?" Modern Sailing What Next? Appendix: Trailering Glossary/Index

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"For years, sailing enthusiasts have been searching for a book that will teach their kids to sail without putting them in a stupor or overwehlm them with technical jargon and details. Now comes an accessible, engaging sailing book written specifically for young people." Rhode Island Boating ".#.#.Best for the first time sailors." Sailing

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