Coming About: Turning a sailboat into and through the wind
Also known as tacking.
Learn how to turn a sailboat when heading into the wind. Topics include the points of sail, proper commands and actions. Taught by a United States Coast Guard Licensed Captain and instructor of American Sailing Association (ASA) sailing classes.
Included with the lesson is a Sailing Terms Glossary for this topic and graphic illustrations for reference.
The illustrations can be shared or emailed to one's desktop and printed out for reference.