Merlins at Cookham Reach
© Martin Humphrey
Craftinsure Merlin Rocket Silver Tiller at Cookham Reach Sailing Club
With Salcombe Yacht Club’s excellent Craftinsure Silver Tiller now some weeks ago and Banbury Sailing Club’s Restricted meeting being cancelled helms and crews were eagerly looking forward to the different challenge of a purely river competition!
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To hold a sail in such a way, that the wind will fill it from the opposite to usual side. This manoeuvre is used to slow down the boat (as if applying brakes), or to force a boat to tack when in irons.
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