High Performance Sailing has 30 ratings and 2 reviews. Curtis said: Anyone who wants to understand how sailboats, especially dinghies, work on a basic le. Im thinking of getting either the high- or the higher performance sailing by Frank Bethwaite. According to amazon, both consists of pages. Frank Bethwaite, the father of High Performance Sailing, dies at by Richard Gladwell on 12 May The Julian Bethwaite designed 49er became the.

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Posted today at 4: Robin Rojal rated it it was amazing Mar 29, Since its publication inracing yachts and dinghies have developed out of all recognition – a new high-tech breed of ‘apparent wind’ fast racers has claimed the water and so far no-one has applied themselves seriously to analysing what makes these boats sail fast and what will make them faster.

Spencer Ogden rated it it was amazing May 09, The Modern Cruising Sailboat: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.

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Raul rated it it was amazing Apr 30, It does address boat handling a bit more as I recall. His many years of experience coaching the highly successful Australian Olympic sailing team and his extensive analysis from working with racing sailors are the basis for the techniques and theories presented in this new book.

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From the author of the bestselling High Performance Sailing and Rfank Performance Sailing comes the first scientific analysis of what makes fast sailors fast. Oh, and I second the bit about how each these books is organized as a “collection” of loosely connected parts.

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You submitted the following rating and review. Which one’s better, or is it worth buying both? It really is that good. Ship Stability for Masters and Mates.

The Case for the Betnwaite Trimaran. According to amazon, both consists of pages and I believe they cover pretty much the same subject although the subtitle suggests that one of them is about boat handling while the other’s about racing Your display name should perforrmance at least 2 characters long.


We appreciate your feedback. Costas rated it it was ok Sep 04, It is a book that my Olympic squad will benefit from.

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Eleanor Saitta rated it liked it Apr 03, If boat handling is your interest then if you hlgh slower boats, maybe even lighter zailing then book one has more material, but again there are some important insights and developments in book two. Eschewing the idea that luck or innate talent are the keys to success, Frank Bethwaite Kleidi Kleidi rated it it was amazing Nov 07, How to Sail Around the World.

The 5 Secrets of Heavy Weather Sailing: Return to Book Page. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. Lists with This Book. All of the complexity of sailboat racing is not behtwaite down, which to some may make it boring. Taking all the advice which he offers from his wide experience would have made championship winning a great deal easier.