Jib reaching is fast and fun. Just ease the sheet and go fast. But getting the most out of your genoa when reaching requires a bit more work. When the genoa sheet is eased, the place to sheet the sail needs to move forward and outboard.

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Rules Quiz 30 has been posted to the UK Sailmakers website as well as to the UK Sailmakers Rules Quiz program.

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SPRING LINE CONTROL
Posted on 15-04-2011 by UK Sailmakers
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Two multi-million dollar sport fishermen are docked flush against the fuel dock. The dockmaster has told you to lie alongside in the narrow space between them. You will have about a foot on each side once you dock.

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WARM FRONTS
Posted on 15-04-2011 by UK Sailmakers
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Warm fronts by definition -Boundary separating the leading edge of advancing, warm, humid air from retreating cooler air.

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For those of you who are serious racers, there was a very important article about the racing rules that appeared in Sailing Scuttlebutt, issue #3302. The article was written by Peter Wilson, a well known and respected Senior Judge and Umpire and if you haven't read it, you should.

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