Top 5 Sailing Tips


1. Handling Halyards

When not handling halyards, make sure that they are securely attached to something; this will keep them from flying to the top of the mast.

2. Working Winch Handles

It is important to keep winch handles secured when not in use because they are easily thrown overboard and very expensive to replace.

3. Covering Dents & Scratches

3. Covering Dents & Scratches

It is helpful to keep a nail polish bottle full of varnish to cover minor dents and scratches on the body of your sailboat.

4. Watching the Stars

Learning how to read the stars is helpful with boat navigation.

5. Rubber Boots

Rubber boots are helpful because they help sailors keep their footing while staying dry.