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How to Choose and Install an Automatic Identification System

How to Choose and Install an Automatic Identification System

The Cruising Club of America (CCA), in its continuing efforts to aid mariners who are passionate about offshore sailing, has…
Do You Know How to Build a Harken winch?

Do You Know How to Build a Harken winch?

Harken winches allow Volvo Ocean Race sailors to hoist and trim huge sails quickly and under pressure – and they…
Sailing Navigation Secrets – The “Offset Landfall” Technique

Sailing Navigation Secrets – The “Offset Landfall” Technique

Imagine that you are sailing offshore and approach your landfall from about 8 nautical miles–in pea soup fog. You have…
APS Expert Advice: How to Choose Line for Racing Sailboats

APS Expert Advice: How to Choose Line for Racing Sailboats

Annapolis Performance Sailing expert will show you the choices for halyards, sheets and control lines, for racing sport boats, high-tech racers,…
Are you sure you know the physics of sailing? VIDEO

Are you sure you know the physics of sailing? VIDEO

Northern California has a storied, 500-year history of sailing. But despite this rich heritage, scientists and boat designers continue to…
Expert Advice: How to Choose Line for Dinghy Sailboats

Expert Advice: How to Choose Line for Dinghy Sailboats

Annapolis Performance Sailing expert will show you the choices for dinghy halyards, sheets and control lines, for recreational and racing…
How to Sail With GPS “Circles of Safety”

How to Sail With GPS “Circles of Safety”

Imagine sailing along a coastline in your small sailboat. Fog, thicker than pea-soup or New England chowder cloaks your small…
Which Overboard Emergency Recovery Side Should You Choose?

Which Overboard Emergency Recovery Side Should You Choose?

Not many sailing safety issues chill the blood like the thought of falling overboard. But, the recovery itself can be…
This Sailing Safety Tool Could Save Your Life!

This Sailing Safety Tool Could Save Your Life!

What’s the #1 sailing safety tool that you need to have with you every moment you’re aboard any vessel–sail or…
Are you sure you know the right setup to fish from a sailboat? VIDEO

Are you sure you know the right setup to fish from a sailboat? VIDEO

In 2001, thirty-one-year-old Lance Gettler sold everything he owned, bought a sailboat sight unseen over the internet, and went sailing…
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