Yacht Racing Guides

A series of works sheets to help those new to yacht racing or those planning to race their own boat.  Please click here to download the the following worksheets.
Race Planning

  • A guide to yacht racing
  • Pre race check list
  • Pre start
  • Start sequence
  • Race tactics
  • Racing rules
  • The start
Sail Handling

  • Points of sail
  • Headsail changes
  • Genoa/jib trim
  • Mainsail trim
  • Asymmetric Spinnaker
  • Symmetric Spinnaker


Other useful worksheets

  • Tacking
  • Gybing
  • Essential Knots