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Sailing Rules

Rules of Sailing

The fundamental rules and principles that govern the sport of sailing.

Safe Sailing

Safe Sailing

Sailing can be extremely dangerous, especially when you are racing in oceanic and offshore races. Here are some ways you can keep safe while enjoying the sport.

Types of Boats

Types of boats used in Sailing

There are several kinds of boats that may be used in sailing competitions. Find out more about these boats.

Classes in Sailing

Classes in Sailing

Boats used in competitive sailing are governed by strict classes and restrictions. Find out the main classes used for different races.

Sailing Signals

Sailing Signals

There are numerous signals that sailors use when sailing. Here are the most important and common signals that are used in a race.

Sailing Terminology

Sailing Terminology

Here are a few of the terms you must know in order to understand competitive sailing.

Types of Sailing Races

Types of Sailing Races

There are three popular types of races that sailors typically take part in. Learn about these different races and what they entail.

Yatching

Sailing and Yatching


Both sailing and yachting follow similar principles and most consider each to be a variation of the other. Find out more about the differences and similarities between the two.

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