December 21, 2011A Right-of-Way Mystery SolvedTwo reader questions give the rules a workout and point out a few features not covered in any beginner’s guide to the rules. "Rules" from our October 2010 issue.
September 10, 2012From the Archives: LaserIn this February 1995 'From the Experts' article, Steve Bourdow explains how Laser rigging was refined to a new level as Olympic sailors join the ranks of this popular one-design.
February 12, 2013J/70 Sailors Look to Climb Curve in St. PeteThe biggest class at the 2013 Sperry Top-Sider St. Petersburg NOOD Regatta is also the newest. Twenty J/70s are among the 100 boats gathering to kick off the 2013 NOOD Regatta series.
April 1, 2013Terry's Tips: When the Line Bias and Course Favor DisagreeOftentimes in sailing, you can't have it all. A starting line where the favored side is opposite of where you want to go for the leg is but one of many examples. Terry Hutchinson sorts out your options.
May 7, 2012Approaching the Weather MarkWeigh the variables of a port or starboard approach to the weather mark. "Tactics" from our January 1997 issue.
October 16, 2012From the Archives: Doublehanded SynergyIf you plan to answer a want ad for a double handed crew, here are a few pointers to help you get the job. The Art of Crewing by Scott Iklé from our July 1995 issue.
March 12, 2013Extreme Sailing Series 2013Photos from the first act of the 2013 Extreme Sailing Series in Muscat, Oman.
Photos: OC Events and Sabine König for Chili Sports Communication
Extreme Sailing Series 2013 Act 1, Muscat, Oman results
Position / Team / Points
1st The Wave, Muscat (OMA) Leigh McMillan, Ed Smyth, Pete Greenhalgh, Musab Al Hadi, Hashim Al Rashdi 232 points.
2nd Red Bull Sailing Team (AUT) Roman Hagara, Hans Peter Steinacher, Matthew Adams, Pierre Le Clainche, Graeme Spence 226 points.
3rd Alinghi (SUI) Ernesto Bertarelli, Morgan Larson, Pierre Yves Jorand, Nils Frei, Yves Detrey 218 points.
4th Team Duqm Oman (OMA) Robert Greenhalgh, Bleddyn Mon, Will Howden, Andrew Walsh, Nasser Al Mashari 185 points.
5th Team Korea (KOR) Peter Burling, Blair Tuke, Mark Bulkeley, Sungwok Kim, Matt Cornwell 173 points.
6th GAC Pindar (NZL) Will Tiller, Brad Farrand, Stewart Dodson, Harry Thurston, Shaun Mason 164 points.
7th SAP Extreme Sailing Team (DEN) Jes Gram-Hansen, Rasmus Kostner, Pete Cumming, Mikkel Røssberg, Nicolai Sehested 153 points.
8th Realteam (SUI) Jerome Clerc, Bryan Mettraux, Arnaud Psarofaghis, Cédric Schmidt, Thierry Wasem 147 points.
May 20, 2013Video: Day 3 of the Sperry Top-Sider Seattle NOODWatch some of the action from the final day of the Sperry Top-Sider Seattle NOOD Regatta.
December 21, 2011Tricky Mark-Room SituationsWriting a fair and simple set of rules to get a fleet around the marks is undoubtedly the most challenging task that the writers of rules face. Take a look at these two situations. "Rules" from our June 2011 issue.
September 4, 2012Quick Tips from the BowMatteo Auguadro from Rán Racing and Freddy Shanks from Gladiator share a few tips for mastering the bow.