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 Reach

Includes any angle to the wind between close hauled and a beam reach. Sails are let out more than close hauled and on a sailing dinghy the centreboard should be about ¾ down

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Taking a test can be a great way to build on what you have learnt already and build confidence before taking a formal qualification test. The Sailing Terminology test consists of 5 questions randomly chosen from a selection.

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