SailNet Community - View Single Post - Welcome to Learning to Sail
View Single Post
post #8 of Old 10-03-2000
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2000
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
Welcome to Learning to Sail

We''re new to sailing this summer and tryed to sail in some pretty heavy winds (well to me anyway) this past weekend. We experienced one of those "unexpected jibes". Pretty scary!! My question, how easy does a boat capsize? We sail a 24 ft Neptune with a 5 foot fixed keel. Also any advice on how to hoist and trim the sails in heavier winds would be greatly appreciated!
terrim is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome