Keelboats...

Melges 32 fleet battling upwind at Lake Garda

© Carlo Borlenghi: Melges 32 fleet battling upwind at Lake Garda

Keelboat sailing requires people to work in teams, often focusing on one small job very well, and trusting your crew mates to be equally good at theirs. It's an interesting team dynamic, so we'll be looking at some of those issues as well as some of the specifics of particular roles on board a small keelboat. Because the speed loss in manoeuvres is not that great in keelboats, the tactical options can be greater than fast dinghies, with more opportunities to tack and gybe around the race course. All things we deal with in the Keelboat section...

Make your Keelboat go Faster, with J/70 World Champion Charlie Cumbley

October 14, 2021

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Keelboats: 3 Modes Upwind

September 29, 2021

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Keelboat Teamwork: Stuart & Ben Childerley

September 14, 2021

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Keelboat Teamwork - with Stuart & Ben Childerley

September 14, 2021

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How Rating Rules work

June 18, 2021

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Rob Greenhalgh: Planning your keelboat campaign

May 19, 2021

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Communications Loops: essential speed & tactical processes with Robert Hopkins

April 1, 2021

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Create Your Own Tuning Guide From Scratch

February 16, 2021

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Distance Sailing Series #1

January 14, 2021

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Greg Gendell: doing Bow on a TP52

January 13, 2021

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Souping up your boat for PHRF handicap racing

January 3, 2021

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How Structured Luffs 'create less sag and more drive force'

January 1, 2021

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