Five essentials

Five essentials

The five essentials of sailing describes the five key things that a dinghy sailor uses to sail the boat as efficiently as possible. The five essentials are:

Some of the essentials may have alternative names. For example: Course made good may also be known as 'Course Steered'.


  • RYA Youth Sailing Scheme Logobook (As of June 2009)

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