Ahoy MSA Sailors
On Wed Nov 14 the MSA’s own Skipper Rod Pickles and the Fredericton Power and Sail Squadron will deliver the multi-week course called “Sail”
This course has something for everyone. It will acquaint the beginner sailor with day-sailing in protected waters, while allowing experienced sailors to sharpen their skills.
The course has 4 main sections:
- The Sailboat (Rigs and Plans; Design; Standing and Running Rigging; Sail types and cuts);
- The Forces (Stability; Balance; Wind…);
- Techniques of Sailing (Tuning; Up and Downwind sailing; Spinnaker handling; Heavy weather sailing…); and