Sail Racing Techniques and Tips for Beginners

This information is to help non-racing IBRSC members (and of course new members for the club) to join in the fun on Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays. This is not a racing tutorial, more of a survival guide to let you get a taste for it all.

Dinghy racing is a great deal of fun, and there''s no better way to improve your sailing. The sport is equal for all ages, shapes and sizes, and a handicap system allows different types of boats to race each other. Even the least competitive of personalities will soon find themselves drawn in. IBRSC is a friendly fleet and always welcomes new racers.

To start racing, all you need is reasonable control over your dinghy, and understanding of the basic rules.

Overstanding/fetching the mark21 April 2016
First Choose Your Race14 September 2009
start Types14 September 2009
start Procedure14 September 2009
Survival Tactics For Newcomers14 September 2009
Rule 1 Its Only A Dinghy Race14 September 2009
Confusing Situations14 September 2009
Conclusion14 September 2009