Sailing Terminology

A glossary of sailing terminology

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192 Number of times this test has been taken.
92% The average score for this test.

Close Hauled

Sailing as close to the No Sail Zone as possible without entering it. The sails of the boat will need to be in tight, and if sailing a dinghy, the centreboard should be fully down


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