Preparing The Yacht for Sail

Preparing The Yacht for Sail

Before we set to sail, we have to perform a detail check, standard check of the boat, and we have to check the wind and the weather since it is of the highest importance to predict the best sailing route and have a nice and safe trip. We do not sail on a stormy...
Hoisting The Sails

Hoisting The Sails

1. Attach the sails. Attach the sails Secure the bottom front (tack) of the mainsail and jib to their respective shackles on the boom and the bow of the boat. There will be a small line (outhaul) attaching the rear corner of the mainsail (clew) to the end of the boom....