The complete guide to Optimist Sailing. The latest addition to the RYA racing series and a brilliant book to get youngsters interested and involved in sailing and racing.
The Optimist is one of the best-known children's classes and this book is most up-to-date on the market. Chapters include choosing and setting up the boat and rig; basic and advanced sailing, mark rounding, and clothing.
Lots of highly informative top tips also from well known sailors and coaches. The author has worked as an Optimist coach at both national and international level.