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50 Essential Funny Sailing Phrases & Nautical Terms To Know

The world of sailing has its own lively language — and honestly, some of these funny sailing phrases are pretty hilarious. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor or just someone who loves dry land, reading up on these funny sailor sayings is very entertaining, to say the least. You also might be surprised to learn how […]

July 15, 2024

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The Points Of A Sail: A Basic Understanding

The Points of Sail describe the range of courses a sailboat can and cannot travel (asa.com). Sailing relies heavily on understanding the various points of sail to navigate effectively. Understanding these points is crucial for efficient sailing. This basic knowledge helps sailors steer their vessels according to the wind’s direction with each point representing a […]

July 11, 2024

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The Ultimate Guide To Sailing Terms You Need to Know

Learning how to sail starts with first learning the proper sailing terms. Whether you’re a beginner sailor or a sailing enthusiast, this glossary will help you feel more confident and knowledgeable on the water. Sailing terms are not only useful but often crucial when you’re out on the water. Sure, some boating vocabulary can seem […]

June 24, 2024

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