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Sailing Made Easy: The Official Manual for the ASA 101 Basic Keelboat Sailing Course

American Sailing Association


This book is the first step in a voyage that will last you the rest of your life. It is a gift from a group of dedicated sailing professionals who have committed their lives to sharing their art, their skill, and their passion for this wonderful activity.
  • Discover the language of sailing and learn to tell a gooseneck from a gunwale
  • Find out how by trimming your sails you can harness the wind to drive you in practically any direction
  • Study the techniques of the experts so you’ll be able to handle a sailboat as deftly as they do
  • Learn the basic “Rules of the Road” and essential procedures to keep you sailing safely while having fun on the water