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Old 05-06-2012
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As our boat is a ketch the mizzen is the first up, then jib and finally the main. They're furled in reverse order. With two sails jib first, then main. There is more control with the jib, making it safer to manage the wind. EG try docking with your main, rather than the jib.
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