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Sail Smarts with Jake - 5 tips to enjoy safe sailing

by Tom Chamberlain 27 May 10:17 BST
Sail Smarts: 5 tips to enjoy safe sailing © Tom Chamberlain

Become a better sailor and learn all the tips and tricks from Jake including keeping your distance, wash your hands, avoid touching surfaces such as door handles and other people's trolley handles, be considerate and careful.

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