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Sailing Alone Around the World by Joshua Slocum. Sport Illustrated called this book: “One of the most readable books in the whole library of adventure.” Sailing Alone Around the World is considered by most to be required reading for the sailing breed. Books shelved as sailing: Sailing Alone around the World by Joshua Slocum, The Long Way by Bernard Moitessier, A Voyage for Madmen by Peter Nichols, Maid. Discover the best Sailing in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. The book contains a lot of really lovely pictures. I only wish the book had just a little more about sailing, rather than focusing on sailboats as the beautiful art objects they are. Still, a great book for ogling sailboats I couldn't possibly afford/5(15).
Editor's Notes. Ma Sailing books cover the gambit from adventure-filled fiction or true accounts of epic around-the-world trips to reference style guides that teach everything from basic launching techniques to achieving the proper trim and increasing downwind speed. The World Sailing Show provides a monthly view of the racing world. From non-stop around the world racers, to Olympic campaigns; from seasoned professionals. The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) governs the sport of sailboat and sailboard racing. It is revised and published every four years by World Sailing. The current edition is The RRS The RRS for will take effect on 1 January Top 10 Books to Prepare You for Cruising. There are a ton of books out there about cruising. Before we left, I scoured the internet looking for great books about cruising and found them to be very helpful in preparing me for this journey.
World Sailing News is the weekly online newsletter of the World Sailing. It features the latest news and events from the sailing world together with features and info in an easy-to-use format. The Annapolis Book of Seamanship is a classic in its own right, and has a place as a reference aboard any cruising sailboat. Written by one of the leading experts in safety at sea, this book contains all you'd want to know about sailing and sailboats, but where it really shines is in its coverage of weather, piloting and navigation. Essential sailing reference books Racing Rules of Sailing World Sailing/RYA With a new edition of the Rules out (as happens every four years), it's time to refresh and update your knowledge. The RYA, as the World Sailing, Member National Authority for the UK, makes ‘National Prescriptions’, (which are variations to certain areas. In The International Marine Book of Sailing, Robby Robinson has charted a new course for sailing books. About the Author Robby Robinson is a former SAIL magazine editor, America's Cup challenger, sailing instructor and English teacher/5(42).