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If you want to get better at filtering out spurious advice on how to get faster, this book is all you need to dismiss high performance sailing frank bethwaite Anyone who wants to understand how sailboats, especially dinghies, work on a basic level needs to read this book and come back to it often. Jeb rated it really liked high performance sailing frank bethwaite Dec 02, Thierry Wasserman rated it really liked it Dec 26, I found it exciting to finally understand why the top of the fleet says to sail a particular way rather than taking their advice at face value.

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Open Preview See a Problem? Alistair rated it it was amazing Dec 29, Lists with This Book. Thanks for telling us about the problem. I’m a bit confused with the titles as the “higher performance” seems to be the older book.

Ho Ho added it Dec 22, Some people like to sail fast. There’s much more on weather and wind patterns in thefirst book. It has the potential to be a perdormance reference work on the subject and will not quickly date.

A brilliant and important book for serious racing sailors. Best of all, he tells us what to do when we go sailing. It does address boat handling a bit more as I recall. Robin Rojal rated it it was amazing Mar 29, Books by Frank Bethwaite.