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Tom Widden in Spinnaker Sailing

Spinnaker Sailing

2006 NR

America's Cup champion and world-renowned racer Tom Whidden explains the ins and outs of spinnaker sailing in this hands-on instructional program. Covering both cruising and racing chutes, Whidden provides a wealth of information -- including demonstrations of techniques such as trimming, launching, gybing, dousing and packing. He also discusses pole height and angle variations, crew positions, sails and rigging.