The wind powers everything a sailor does and Wind Strategy has been helping sailors understand it since 1986. This new-look edition is fully updated for modern forecasting and analyses popular racing venues around the world.
The wind powers everything a sailor does and this book will help you to understand it. As a result you will be more
prepared for your race, able to anticipate changes in the wind better and know what to do when they come. This new edition is fully updated for modern forecasting and analyses 30 popular racing venues around the world.
key selling points
Helps sailors understand the wind and how it will change.
The key wind book for racing sailors for 30 years.
Written by weather experts who are also sailors.
David Houghton was a passionate meteorologist, spending over 30 years at the UK Met Office, and was responsible
for introducing the marketing of weather services commercially. He worked as an advisor to Olympic, Admiral’s Cup, America’s Cup and Round the World sailing teams for over 30 years.
Fiona Campbell is a successful meteorologist with a passion for the environment and a love of sailing. Fiona took over from David Houghton the responsibility for advising the UK’s top sailing teams at Olympic, European and World regattas, as well as GBR and other America’s Cup challenges.