Your First Channel Crossing
Planning, preparing and executing a successful passage, for sail and power
By Andy Du Pont
"Your First Channel Crossing" is essential for your first Channel crossing. Step by step, it tackles all the aspects that have to be taken into account before embarking, as well as managing on the trip.
Aspects covered include:
Preplanning: navigation, tides, weather, timing, course setting, bolt holes, collision regs, boat preparations, etc
Provisioning for all conditions
Weather on the day
Crew briefing (safety, watches, etc)
Grab bag, flares, etc
Packed with instructional photos, facts and advice.
Pb. 171x246mm 144pp Colour photographs and illustrations throughout