For newcomers, sailboat racing can be confusing and intimidating, but once a new sailor gains some understanding, sailing is intense, exciting, and fun. Below are a couple of videos that introduce what it’s like to race:

Women’s College Nationals

2012 Laser Radial Olympics

What it looks like inside the boat

For those wanting to learn more, the Northwest Youth Sailing website has a great list of resources for beginners wanting to learn more about boat handling, technique, and rules


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