Friday, June 24, 2016

Pic - Good Weather Draws Out The Spinnaker

Unlike when racing, the spinnaker only makes an appearance in light and settled weather on most shorthanded cruising sailboats. Too much downside risk of damage for the marginal gain otherwise. Besides, what's the hurry when one is a vagabond? Nevertheless, there's always a thrill when the boat is propelled along by a giant curtain of 0.75 oz nylon!

No comments:

Post a Comment