Helming To Win
- 103 colour photos, 5 diagrams
- 240 x 170 mm
- February 2015
- Foreign rights sold:
This book will help you make the transition from weekend racer to world champion. Covering everything from where to look and getting ‘in the groove’ to mental approaches and championship sailing, you will be working your way up the leaderboard in no time.
Written by an amateur sailor, this book proves that, with the right tools and enough determination, anyone can succeed in the sport of sailing. Packed full of intelligent insight, brilliant top tips and engaging photo sequences, if your goal is to win then this is the book for you! In his foreword Sir Ben Ainslie writes how he himself has used a lot of the techniques that Nick describes in the book, and remarks that Nick is “one of the best… This book allows anyone to gain from his experiences”.
"Packed full of intelligent insight, brilliant top tips and engaging photo sequences." Sailing Magazine
"... you could hardly ask for a more qualified sailor to explain how to win races as a helm than Nick Craig.” Yachts & Yachting
"Many sailing books can be recycles of familiar themes and ideas. Not this one! This is a highly personal and radical, fresh view of the subject area. This is an impressive book by a debut author, who adds a fresh perspective to successful racing." Yachting Life
“In this book he provides you with the tools you need to make the transition – just as he did – from club racer to championship winner. Packed full of intelligent insight, brilliant top tips and engaging photo sequences, it will have you following in his winning footsteps.” Sailing