Paul Elvstrom Explains the Racing Rules of Sailing: 2017-2020 Rules (Paperback)

Paul Elvstrom Explains the Racing Rules of Sailing: 2017-2020 Rules By Paul Elvstrom, Soren Krause (Volume editor) Cover Image
By Paul Elvstrom, Soren Krause (Volume editor)
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Description


Written by a sailing Olympian, this is the most-trusted reference for racing sailors around the world for over forty-five years.

The unique approach devised by Paul Elvstrom offers bird’s-eye views and detailed explanations of how the rules are applied to racing situations, with each cross-referenced to the relevant case studies provided by World Sailing (formerly ISAF).

Completely revised to cover the new rules for 2017–2020, Elvstrom Explains also includes the full text of all the sailboat racing rules, with a quick-reference guide highlighting the latest changes. There is also a handy and confidence-building section on how to present your case in a protest.

This is the perfect pocket reference for racers in every type of boat: dinghy, keelboat, or megayacht.

About the Author


Paul Elvstrom is a world renowned Olympic gold medallist and legendary sailor. He represented Denmark at nine Olympic Games, winning gold 4 times, as well as being World Champion and European Champion many times. His explanation of the Racing Rules has been an international bestseller for over 40 years

Praise For…


"All you need to know." - Sailing

"Definitely a book to have on board." - The Island

"An indispensable book for anyone who races." - Nautical News

"This book is a must-have for any serious racing sailor." - Ben Ainslie, America's Cup Skipper

"The perfect pocket reference for racers in every type of boat--dinghy, keelboat or yacht." - Yachting Life

Product Details
ISBN: 9781472946614
ISBN-10: 1472946618
Publisher: Adlard Coles
Publication Date: June 13th, 2017
Pages: 256
Language: English