Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
Thanked 63 Times in 58 Posts
Rep Power: 7
Re: Reefing while racing
Why would you head up to reef? Luff the main and reef. Your foresail with drive the boat. A rudder hard over, fighting weather helm, is called a brake.
ISPA Yachtmaster Offshore Instructor Evaluator
Sail Canada Advanced Cruising Instructor
IYT Yachtmaster Coastal Instructor
ASA 201, 203, 204, 205, 206, 214
As I sail, I praise God, and care not. (Luke Foxe)
Last edited by jackdale; 05-28-2012 at 01:11 AM.