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The fetch is...
The average wind over a certain period of the year.
The distance over which the wind blows without encoutnering any obstacle.
A manoeuvre to recuperate a casualty.
A type of boat with two masts.
When gybing you pull in the mainsheet completely ...
How do you coil a sheet around a winch ?
Take a look at the attached weathermap. Where is the wind at its strongest ?
When risk of collision exists you first
stay on course
quickly make a large and wide turn
Reduce speed to a minimum
Is this sailing vessel ready to tack ?
The variation of the area is to be found
in the pilot book
In the almanac.
in the compass rose on the navigational chart.
A vessel sailing beam reach port tack has right of way according to the rules when encountering
a sailing vessel sailing beam reach starboard tack
a sailing vessel sailing a training run course port tack.
a sailing vessel sailing close haued port tack
a sailing vessel sailing a training run course starboard tack.
By studying this weather map can you tell how much wind there is at the belgian coast ?
NW 15 knots
NW 10 knots
NW 25 knots
SE 15 knots
SW 15 knots
What kind of tides do we have on May 12 2001 ?