High Performance Sailing has 29 ratings and 2 reviews. Curtis said: Anyone who wants to understand how sailboats, especially dinghies, work on a basic le. I’m thinking of getting either the high- or the higher performance sailing by Frank Bethwaite. According to amazon, both consists of pages. Frank Bethwaite DFC, OAM was a boat designer, author and Olympic meteorologist. Contents. 1 Biography; 2 As author; 3 External links; 4 References. Biography[edit]. Bethwaite built his first boat (a 16 ft sailing canoe) as a teenager. copious wind data that led him to write his first book, High Performance Sailing.

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Ten Wind Appraisal and the Stability Index Its a bit more complicated than that: Super-critical and sub-critical flow In moderate breeze and flat water In he followed this up with a further volume, Higher Performance Sailingalso published by Adlard Coles Nautical. Rough Weather Seamanship for Sail and Power.


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Best of all, he tells us what to do when we go sailing. He rose to the rank of squadron leader and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen. Arc 3 – zone A and rough water Friction effects and the velocity gradient Mark Gillespie added it Jul 03, Sailing through fronts John Hurley rated it it was amazing Jun 23, The Complete Ocean Skipper. This single location in New South Wales: The emergence of ratios and weight Bethwaite’s theories boosted the average speed of the highest-performance sailboats from two-thirds the windspeed to windspeed or faster.


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