Forereaching animation: How to sail in big waves

This post was inspired by the conversation I had with a student sailing off shore in big waves. He was wanting to know how to keep his sails full and have a more comfortable ride whilst sailing downwind. See that conversation here: Wave and Forereaching. In our storm tactics course, we talk about how forereaching is […]

NauticEd’s iPhone/iPad App

We think this is the world’s best sailing App and for good reason. NEW APP WAS UPDATED ON SEPT 20th 2015 First off, it is free  (that’s good) and second off with that you get NauticEd’s free course on Navigation Rules. Pretty soon we’ll also add NauticEd’s FREE Basic Sail Trim Course. In addition, any […]

NauticEd Sailing Nano-Forums

If you think this is the greatest idea on the planet or at least just a very good one, please like us on facebook. Posted by Grant Headifen, Global Director of Education – NauticEd. One of the greatest things I love about my job is the ability to apply the latest technology to the sailing […]

Snap Test: Who gives way?

<img height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=”” style=”display:none” src=”https://www.facebook.com/tr?ev=6024520597067&cd[value]=0.00&cd[currency]=USD&noscript=1″ /> <img height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=”” style=”display:none” src=”https://www.facebook.com/tr?ev=6024766667267&cd[value]=0.01&cd[currency]=USD&noscript=1″ />Here’s a fun little test. If you like it, please LIKE this on facebook – thanks it really helps us grow and keeps people safe on the water. Also look over there ——-> and LIKE our facebook page. We post really fun and […]