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Introduction To Racing Companion

by Fernhurst Books

Book: £8.99 BUY BOOK
Published:26th March 2019
Type:Spiral bound splash proof
Series:Practical Companions


A compact, handy summary of the key things you need to know to start racing or refresh your knowledge: the perfect quick reference guide to keep in your kit bag.

The book covers all the racing essentials: courses, rules, the start, beat, reach, downwind, mark rounding, finish, protests and flags in a highly illustrated format making it easy to understand at a glance – ideal for those moments when you need an answer, and you need it fast!

Splash-proof and spiral bound, this little companion stands up to frequent use and serves as a great aide-memoire that will fit into your pocket or kit bag.


“This handy flip over book aims to detail everything a newbie racer needs to know about the art of yacht and dinghy racing.” Yachts & Yachting

“A handy flip-over booklet which acts as a bullet-point refresher and quick reference guide when out on the racecourse.” Yachts & Yachting

“This booklet, compiled by the racing enthusiasts at Fernhurst Books, is a good start to learn about racing: the rules, the courses, tactics and protests.” Afloat

Illustrations:4 colour photos, 46 diagrams
Dimensions:222 x 80 mm
Foreign Rights Sold:All rights available

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