Sun but no wind

Dutch sailor Annemiek Bekkering and her crew Annette Duetz have been in action again last weekend in their 49erFX. They had a frustrating week attending the World Cup Series in  Hyères France – a week which produced the Sun (for which we envy them), but no wind.

The key to a successful race under sail is to make a great start. If you’re out in front as you cross the line you already have two big advantages:Continue reading