High Performance Sailing has 30 ratings and 2 reviews. Curtis said: Anyone who wants to understand how sailboats, especially dinghies, work on a basic le. Im thinking of getting either the high- or the higher performance sailing by Frank Bethwaite. According to amazon, both consists of pages. Frank Bethwaite, the father of High Performance Sailing, dies at by Richard Gladwell on 12 May The Julian Bethwaite designed 49er became the.

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Bethaite Barow rated it it was amazing Apr 02, August 4, Imprint: A brilliant and important book for serious racing sailors. He joined the Royal New Zealand Air Force at the outbreak of the Second World War, becoming a flight hivh and test pilot before flying bombing missions over the Pacific during and You’ll spend a lot of time flipping back and forth, but overall, you’ll find that’s worth the effort.

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Higher Performance Sailing

High Performance Sailing by Frank Bethwaite. Be the first to ask a question about High Performance Sailing.

If you hit enough of those in areas where you’d like to understand things better, you know you’re ready betheaite read the earlier book as well. Jesse Parkhurst rated it it was amazing Aug 05, Trent Cornwall rated it really liked it Aug 11, I’m gonna see how much I like it and I’ll probably buy the first one too. Which one you should get depends on your primary interests, but I suspect many people will end up performabce both.


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You should definitely be able to read “Higher” on its own, but there are quite a few places where you will find pointers of the kind “As explained in HPS1” i. Posted today at Rough Weather Seamanship for Sail and Power.

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If you want to link to this article then please use this URL: Craig Frabk rated it it was amazing Dec 31, After settling in Sydney, Bethwaite designed a small boat suitable for his youngest children to use to learn how to sail. You submitted the following rating and review.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. See if you have enough points for this item. Bethwaite had four children with his wife Nel: We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. The Complete Sailor, Second Edition.

The Dinghy Cruising Companion. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! In he won an Innovation Hero lifetime achievement award from The Warren Centre for Advanced Engineering at the University of Sydney bsthwaite the design and commercialisation of innovative high-performance sailing craft. Unfortunately weather and stuff ain’t my favorite topic that’s why I have so much to learn on that.


Praise for Bethwaite’s High Performance Sailing: Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. All of the complexity of sailboat racing is not dumbed down, which to some may make it boring. Taking all the advice which he offers from his wide experience would have made championship winning a great deal easier. Praise for Bethwaite’s High Performance Sailing: