What I’ve been reading in July

I hope your summer is going well and you getting a lot of time on the water! Here’s some interesting and informative articles that I’ve come across this month that may help you improve your sailing skills.
heavy weather sailing
One of the greatest challenges for new sailors is understanding the points of sail. Regardless of experience, knowing what the wind is doing and how best to use it is a critical skill.
This article provides some great insight.
Another challenge frequently faced on the water is dealing with fog. Here are some excellent reminders about how to improve your safety when operating in fog.
I also came across this short review with tips on picking up mooring balls.
I hope you find these interesting and helpful. If you’re interested in joining a class or getting personal instruction to improve your sailing skills, take a look at our current schedule.
Captain Tim
S/V Peregrine