The 16th edition of this bestselling pocket reference for racers has been completely revised to cover the new rules for 2009-2012. It includes the full text of the new racing rules with a handy 'Quick Guide to the Changes' at the front. Each rule is carefully analysed, and the situations likely to be met with in a race are explained with helpful 'birds eye' line drawings cross-referenced to the relevant rule. Once again, the model boats that are very popular for use in protests are included, there are signal flags on the back cover for easy reference on the race course, and a plastic wallet keeps everything together and protects from spray.'All you need to know' Sailing 'Definitely a book to have on board' The Island 'Indispensable for anyone who races' Nautical News
Buy Paul Elvstrom Explains the Racing Rules of Sailing book by Paul Elvstrom from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(186mm x 123mm x 15mm)
Adlard Coles Nautical
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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Author Biography - Paul Elvstrom
Paul Elvstrom is a world renowned Olympic gold medallist and legendary sailor. He represented Denmark at nine Olympic Games, winning gold 4 times, as well as being World Champion and European Champion many times. His explanation of the Racing Rules has been an international bestseller for over 40 years