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7 edition of Single-Handed Sailing (Seafarer) found in the catalog.

Single-Handed Sailing (Seafarer)

  • 115 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Sheridan House .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sailing,
  • Sail Boating,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Sailing - General,
  • Sports & Recreation / Sailing,
  • Running & Jogging,
  • Sailing, Single-handed

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8264455M
    ISBN 100850364108
    ISBN 109780850364101


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Single-Handed Sailing (Seafarer) by Frank Mulville Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book is mistitled: it should be called Single-handed Racing. I bought this book thinking that I would be learning new techniques to improve my single-handed sailing. That's not what this book is about.

This book is about how great it is to single-hand a sailboat under challenging conditions/5(97). Single handed sailing is a good book, but for my interests it was bent to much towards raceing but that is not authors fault but my own, I was hopeing to find out more about those who may cruise singlehanded but still in all it was well written and informative.

Thanks Frank P. Read more/5(6). about singlehanded sailing can be found on discussion forums and the odd magazine articles, this is the first collection of the varied aspects of the sport put together in one place.

It takes thousands of hours of sailing to get the kind of knowledge contained in this book. It. "It takes thousands of hours of sailing to get the kind of knowledge contained in this book."-- from the Foreword by Bruce Schwab The ONLY bible for how to sail your boat fast, safe, and alone Solo sailing is within any sailor's grasp with a little forethought--and this essential guide/5.

Solo Coastal Sailing: Upgrade your sailing skills to enable single-handed coastal or short off-shore passages by Colin Stroud | 11 May out of 5 stars   "It takes thousands of hours of sailing to get the kind of knowledge contained in this book."-- from the Foreword by Bruce Schwab The ONLY bible for how to sail your boat fast, safe, and alone Solo sailing is within any sailor's grasp with a little forethought--and this essential guide.

Got a foot sailboat. No problem. Is the wind blowing 20 /5(4). Single-Handed book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Beckford is an ordinary bloke trying to rebuild his life after a tragi /5.

Tristan Jones at book signing, Annapolis Sailboat Show Arthur Jones, pen name Tristan Jones (8 May – 21 June ) was a British mariner and author. He spent most of his life at sea, first in the British Royal Navy, and then sailing in small yachts for various purposes, including self-appointed adventure trips.

While sailing to Turneffe Jordan practices many of the skills necessary to single-hand Atticus without the engine and Desiree introduces us to her new underwater pets. The Essentials of Single-Handed Sailing. Author: Tristan Jones; Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.

ISBN: Category: Sports & Recreation Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Blending a highly personal perspective on the challenge of single-handed sailing with detailed advice, this guide gives counsel on craft selection and preparation, self-steering devices. Seamanship, Sailing, Sailing, Single-handed.

There's no description for this book yet. Can you add one. First Sentence. NO ONE WILL EVER know who made the first extended passage singlehanded. ID Numbers Open Library OLM ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Single-Handed Sailing book Thing. Read "Singlehanded Sailing Thoughts, Tips, Techniques & Tactics" by Andrew Evans available from Rakuten Kobo.

"It takes thousands of hours of sailing to get the kind of knowledge contained in this book." -- from the Foreword by Br 5/5. I discovered a free (donation requested) online book about single-handed sailing from the Single-handed Sailing Society of San Francisco by Andrew E.

Question: I’m at a point in my life when it’s time to live the dream that I’ve had since childhood and that’s to sail across the Atlantic single handed.I’m a complete beginner to sailing.

I’m currently doing a skipper’s course which will take me up to advanced cruising, coastal navigation and radio operation, although blue water cruising is not included since I’m based in.

Singlehanded Tips & Techniques Book - download for FREE Archived. This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies. Singlehanded Tips & Techniques Book - download for FREE.

By Foolish, Febru in Sailing Anarchy. Interests: Single - handed sailing. "It takes thousands of hours of sailing to get the kind of knowledge contained in this book." — from the Foreword by Bruce Schwab.

The ONLY bible for how to sail your boat fast, safe, and alone. Solo sailing is within any sailor's grasp with a little forethought—and this essential guide. Got a foot sailboat. No problem. "It takes thousands of hours of sailing to get the kind of knowledge contained in this book."-- from the Foreword by Bruce Schwab.

The ONLY bible for how to sail your boat fast, safe, and alone. Solo sailing is within any sailor's grasp with a little forethought--and this essential guide. Got a foot sailboat. No problem. Is the wind blowing. The Observer Single-handed Trans-Atlantic Race of was a milestone in sailing, being the first single-handed ocean yacht race.

One hundred and fifteen people expressed an interest in the race, and there were eight entries, of whom five actually took ons: Jeroboam, Jonathan Green. In International Marine published Singlehanded Sailing, an account of the experiences and techniques of the lone voyagers.

It quickly became a classic in its field. Here for the first time in paperback is the long-awaited second edition. Henderson offers penetrating insights into the psychology of singlehanders, their vessels, gear, strategies, and techniques, plus vivid.

Know your limits and consider any sail with inexperienced sailors a single-handed operation. 12 knots of wind is a good maximum to start. Be adept at reefing, heaving to, and depowering the main in a flash. Reef at the first hint of uncomfortable. The author is a highly-experienced, single-handed, offshore racer who hails from Victoria, British Columbia in Canada.

His reason for writing the book was, in his words, to “impart these many, many lessons [learned from things that went wrong] to the reader.”.

Double/Single Handed Sailing. likes. Lee Gauci and myself (Matthew Scicluna) are training double handed sailing, preparing for the Rolex Middle Sea ers: SF Bay Singlehanded Sailing Society.

likes. The Singlehanded Sailing Society provides a forum where sailors and others interested in the sport of 5/5(1). Sailing Single Handed. I am particularly unlucky with my friends and family. Either they are phobically afraid of the water, are extremely busy or hate the idea of sailing.

As a result I am slowly developing techniques and set ups to allow me to safely sail single handed. Cruise of the Ericson "Thelonious", Los Angeles to Kaua'i. Twenty days out, 28 days back in a year of hurricanes and a stationary North Pacific high.

Video on the Sailomat steering vane: http. Most single-handed sailing books are about epic storm-lashed frightening long distance ocean voyages. They do make for exciting reading but do not help people like you or me with our type of sailing.

Sailing alone is not that much different to sailing with crew in that the basic techniques of sailing and navigating are the same. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Honestly, it seems to me that " single handed dinghy cruising " can be very enjoyable if you spend each night on the shore but " extended offshore sailing " in a smallish open boat sounds miserable and potentially very dangerous.

Keep in mind that I have sailed this type of boat my entire life and this is only my opinion. Sailing, Single-handed 63 works Search for books with subject Sailing, Single-handed. Search. Borrow. Not In Library. Not In Library.

Not In Library. Not In Library. Borrow. 2 books Tony Meisel, 2 books Dodge Morgan, 1 book Stéphane Peyron, 1 book David Philpott, 1 book Leslie Powles, 1 book Peter H. Strykers, 1 book Bill Dunlop. Singlehanded Cruising.

Author: Fred Pflaum Updated: Original: I never planned to travel solo. Like most male boaters, I had dreams about being anchored out with that perfect woman in some secluded cove, sipping margaritas at sunset.

When you book a transient dock space, the folks who work at the marina are usually Author: Fred Pflaum. Books Single-Handed Sailing. A Gypsy Life. Add to cart. Adventurers of Clare and Edward Allcard aboard their yacht Johanne.

Ocean Pioneers is a richly illustrated book of true stories about yachtsmen. oscillating between daring and madness. A joy to read and pour over, brimming with cut-away drawings and true-to-life sketches. All this. Interesting book, by a really experienced single-hander; though, as with other reviewers, the emphasis on racing detracted slightly from the book for me.

I think the book as a whole will be of greater interest to owners of modern, more extreme yacht designs. But that's not to damn it.

It was interesting/5(). ‘Her almost single-handed campaign to remind Penang's million dwellers of their unique architectural heritage has resulted in her fascinating book ‘Streets of George Town’.’ ‘The authors said concern about single-handed doctors had long been expressed but ‘we have found no evidence in this study that single-handed general.

In terms of overall participation, I’d give yet another vote for the Laser. The same boat you might sail from a community sailing center is the same one sailed in the Olympics. It’s the world’s most popular one-design sailboat, with sailors on eve.

Re: Cruising Caribbean Single-handed Sure - squalls on passage are an issue; they can appear quite quickly and, particularly at night, not be noticed until they are almost upon you.

This subject touches upon another one that is currently active here - the maximum size of boat that a short-handed (or single-handed) crew can handle.

Singlehanded Sailing: Thoughts, Tips, Techniques & Tactics - Ebook written by Andrew Evans. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Singlehanded Sailing: Thoughts, Tips, Techniques & Tactics.5/5(2).

Singlehanded Sailing by Andrew Evans,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Singlehanded Sailing: Andrew Evans: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(89). Sailing alone can be a choice, a challenge to be taken up, but also an obligation.

A delivery trip when no crew is available, or much more often, when cruising as a family. At sea, with young children and mum looking after them, or with a group of friends who know nothing about sailing, you have to handle your multihull alone. SINGLE HANDED SAILING – British solo sailor, Alex Thomson has smashed the single-handed monohull transatlantic record, by more than 24 hours, crossing the finish line at Lizard Point, off Falmouth in Cornwall, in time to get back for the London Olympic Opening ceremony.

The 38 year old sailor crossed the line at GMT ( BST) setting the new time at 8 days 22. Singlehander Andrew Evans learned the hard way how to sail and race alone--with lots of mishaps, including broaches and a near tumbling over a waterfall--and in Singlehanded Sailing he shares the techniques, tips, and tactics he has developed to /5().

Seven Ways to Simplify Singlehanded Sailing Ap ~ How can short- or single-handed sailors save time and effort when reefing, changing sails, or anchoring?

Follow these seven sea-tested sailing tips aboard your small sailboat for saf.Books Single-Handed Sailing. By Way of the Golden Isles. Add to cart. A Complete Book and Illustrated Map Set, a Mile by Mile Guide to Alaska. Upton, J: Coastal Publishing USA, softcover pages, rich illustrated.

ISBN In very .ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: [] pages: Contents: Part 1 A legacy of singlehanded sailing: early voyages and influential pioneers; the modern era - races and record breaking; motives, personalities, and psychological aspects.