Racing sailing books for dinghy racing and yacht racing. The books in this racing section cover everything from starting to race to high performance racing and advanced tactics. For books on the Racing Rules of Sailing and Yacht Race accounts, please follow the links below
Start to Win
by Eric Twiname
3rd Edition 2009
Out of print for over 20 years, it has n..
By Wendy Kendall
Barbara Kendall competed in her 5th Olympic Games in 2008 - at the ag..
Winner's Guide to Optimist Sailing
By Gary Jobson
Introduction by Joni Palmer, Executi..
RYA G53 Laser Handbook.
Lots of colour photographs and illustrations make this book a reference&n..
The Mind of the Sailor
By P. Noble & R. Hogbin
How the emotional and intellectual aspects ..
Sail Smart : Understand Your Instruments
By Mark Chisnell
Learn how to sail faster, ma..
Sailing Strategy : Wind and Current
By Ian Proctor
Provides a very thorough ..
RYA G66 Start to Race
By Jeremy Evans
Essential for anyone beginning to race and also off..
Performance Sailing : Prepare Better, Sail Faster
By Steve Colgate
Whether you want to..
Tactics of Small Boat Racing
By Stuart Walker
A detailed and technical study of the tactics fo..
Team Racing for Sailboats
By Steve Tylecote
Team racing is a sport in its own right..
Topper Sailing from Start to Finish
By Dave Cockerill and John Caig
2nd Edition 2014
RYA G74 Solent Race Strategy
By Patrick Jolly
A guide to race strategy and tactics on one of t..
Tuning to Win
By Ian Pinnell
Ian Pinnell explains how to tune your racing dinghy ..
By David Houghton and Fiona Campbell
4th Edition 2016
Shows racing sailors&nb..