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2018 Ultimate Sailing Calendar
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#7: Get twisted!

Mainsail twist can have a large impact on speed and performance. Quantum Sails explains what mainsail twist is and how to use it to get ahead on the racecourse.
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#16: Terry's Tips for footing and pinching.

Terry Hutchinson provides rules of thumb for when to foot and when to pinch.
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Get ahead at the leeward mark with a well executed tack.

A rounding tack at the leeward mark can put you in control. The key is to anticipate the need and tack first.
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Stick with what you've got, or try to reach better breeze?

Stuart Walker contemplates what to do when stuck between two winds.
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Alex Thomson Racing

We have some epic footage for you to kick-start your weekend!
Filmed off the coast of Portugal and hitting a staggering 33.2 knots in rough seas, HUGO BOSS was ...really sending it!

Special thanks to Paulo Mirpuri and Mirpuri Foundation for capturing these incredible scenes that we won’t forget anytime soon.

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Sailing World

That's what 10,000 square feet of sail area looks like! Kialoa III's original configuration was wild. Check out the story of the restoration of the iconic maxi: http://sailingworld.us/kialoaIII

Brush up on your virtual sailing skills this offseason...

World Sailing, the world governing body, has moved into the world of eSports with the launch of the first virtual World Sailing Championships.
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What do you do when the favored end isn't the one you want?

A starting line with a favored end opposite of where you want to go can throw a wrench in your plans, Terry Hutchinson sorts out options when things get tough.
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Don't lose sight of the big picture because of one mistake.

Making assumption about the outcome of a race can be a tragic mistake. Stay in the zone and stay focused on the now.
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You don't need to shell out for a pro to get quality coaching. Here are some tips for beer-budget heroes looking to up their game.

Here are a few quick tips that can help you get the most out of your training sessions without shelling out the big bucks.
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Get the kite up!

Plan ahead, let your team know what you’re thinking, and master your spinnaker sets around the top mark.
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What exactly is twist?

Mainsail twist can have a large impact on speed and performance. Quantum Sails explains what mainsail twist is and how to use it to get ahead on the racecourse.
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Getting to full speed can be simple, but maintaining that momentum is a different story.

An 'ol rule of thumb is to ease your sheets when you're feeling slow, but the goal should be to never get slow in the first place. Here's how to "ease-ily" manage your sail trim.
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Volvo Ocean Race

🚨 STOP SCROLLING 🚨

Watch the Leg 2 Start action from the best seat in the house ...our HELICOPTER! 🚁😍

In Barnegat Bay, the Waszp is bringing foiling to sailors of all ages.

This dinghy-sailing enclave in New Jersey is embracing the foiling evolution.
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