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Sail Faster & Smarter!

Speed & Smarts is a bi-monthly newsletter packed with tips to improve your racing performance. It's written by winning AC tactician David Dellenbaugh, and each issue has 16 pages full of instructional advice on tactics, strategy, speed, boathandling and rules (plus there's no advertising!).

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David Dellenbaugh, winning Americas Cup tactician, is the author of Speed & Smarts and Learn The Racing Rules.

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THEME:Two Study Tests

This issue contains two 'tests' to help you improve your performance. One test with 60 questions about SPEED, and another with 62 questions about SMARTS. Tests cover a wide range of subjects from sail trim and steering techniques to starting strategy and crossing situations. No grades or time limits -- just all the answers on pages facing the questions!





PDF emailed: 11/03
Print mailed: 11/15


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