Please select your home edition
Edition
MS Amlin 2019 - 728x90

Sail Smarts with Jake - Parts of the Boat

by James Eaves 14 Jun 11:00 BST
Sail Smarts: Parts of the Boat © James Eaves

Don't know your tiller from your toe strap? Jake talks us through the names of all the different parts of a boat.

Download the Activity Sheet here.

Related Articles

Sailors shortlisted for Panerai Challenger Trophy
Panerai Challenger Trophy recognises outstanding individuals Three young OnBoard (OB) sailors have been shortlisted for the 2020 Panerai Challenger Trophy, an award which promotes the power of sailing in positively impacting young people's lives. Posted on 28 Jul
Sail Smarts with Jake - Race Smart
Racing Rules Special concentrating on Rules 10, 11 & 12 Racing Rules Special concentrating on Rules 10, 11 & 12 - when boats are on opposite tacks, when boats are on the same tack and overlapped and w.hen boats are on the same tack and not overlapped. Posted on 24 Jul
Sail Smarts with Jake - Picking up a mooring
Including plan, approach, manoeuvre and escape This week on Sail Smarts Jake goes through how to pick up a mooring. Including plan, approach, manoeuvre and escape. He covers spill and fill and how wind and tide can affect your approach. Posted on 17 Jul
Sail Smarts with Jake - Coming alongside
Usually where a sailboat comes alongside to a powerboat to grab a snack or a chat Coming alongside is usually where a sailboat comes alongside to a powerboat to grab a snack or a chat. It's a good way to stop, take a breath and start sailing again. Jake runs you through the steps... Posted on 12 Jul
JMST OnBoard applications open
Apply for a brand new single-handed junior pathway boat or board Do you know a sailor, 14 years of age of under who could benefit from exclusive use of their own boat or board for the next two years? Posted on 3 Jul
Sail Smarts with Jake - Man Overboard
Vital seamanship skills as part of #SailFromHome Vital seamanship skills as part of #SailFromHome. A special skills session on Man Overboard. Posted on 3 Jul
Sail Smarts with Jake - Rigging a boat
This week we learn all about how to rig your boat This week we learn all about how to rig your boat. Posted on 26 Jun
Sail Smarts with Jake - Planning an Adventure
Including what we should think about beforehand and what we should take with us Jake talks us through what we should think about beforehand, what we should take with us, reading charts and other considerations which should be taken into account. Posted on 21 Jun
Learn to tie the Double Sheet Bend
The latest Knot on the Water with Hannah! The latest Knot on the Water as Hannah teaches us how to tie a Double Sheet Bend. Posted on 12 Jun
Learn to tie the Double Fisherman's Bend
Kids Fun Lockdown Activity with Robbie The latest Kids Fun Lockdown Activity with Robbie. The Double Fisherman's bend is used to tie two equal width ropes together, such as the jib sheets or the spinnaker sheets. Posted on 5 Jun