With video and GPS tracking amongst its tools, this groundbreaking book presents the first scientific analysis of how the fastest racing sailors gain (and maintain) their edge. Applying scientific theories to practical boat handling, budding racers will consider this book pure gold dust.
The late Frank Bethwaite has coached every level of would-be champion from basic to Olympic standard. His family boasts no less than 3 Olympic medallists and 3 world champions in 4 different classes. He is the author of the landmark books High Performance Sailing and Higher Performance Sailing, both published by Adlard Coles Nautical.
An author venerated by the sailing community, his books will be read by sailors for decades to come. His qualities of patient observation, interpretation and conclusion shine out of his book. * Yachting Life *