The Essentials Of Dinghy Racing
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The Essentials Of Dinghy Racing

Sailing: From Start To Finish
4.6 (2 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
27 students enrolled
Created by John Brooker
Last updated 3/2019
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Current price: $139.99 Original price: $199.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Sailing
  • Upwind Sailing
  • Downwind Sailing
  • Sailing Strategy
  • Sailing Tactics
  • Sailing Rules
  • Sports psychology
Requirements
  • Be able to sail around a race course
Description

Learn all you need to know to become a competent & competitive dinghy racer. This course is designed for people who know how to sail but want to learn to sail well. We'll go over everything you need to know to be 80% as good as the best sailors at your club. That might sound like an ambitious aim but it's not as hard as you imagine.

Who this course is for:
  • Beginner to Intermediate Dinghy Racers
Course content
Expand all 33 lectures 01:08:07
+ The Start
7 lectures 15:21
Line Bias: Wind Direction
01:06
Line Bias: Testing Bias
03:36
Line Bias: Other Boats
02:40
+ Upwind Speed
6 lectures 08:16
The Goldilocks Zone
00:28
Definitions
00:33
Using Your Burgee & Telltales
01:08
Burgee & Telltales Cont.
00:56
Boat Balance
01:45
De-Powering Can Be Fast
03:26
+ Strategy
5 lectures 18:53
Strategy Introduction
01:02
Oscillating Shifts
04:58
Avoid The Laylines
03:20
Spotting & Reacting To Shifts
02:53
Gusts & Tide
06:40
+ Reaching
1 lecture 01:46
Going Fast On The Reach
01:46
+ Boat Handling
5 lectures 10:48
Tacking
02:33
Gybing
01:51
Windward Mark Roundings
02:05
Leeward Mark Roundings
03:39
Boat Handling Conclusion
00:40
+ Tactics & Rules
5 lectures 04:33
Introduction
00:25
The Port/ Starboard Rule
01:51
The Windward/ Leeward Rule
00:35
Rule 18
01:05
Tactics Conclusion
00:37