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The Complete Book of Laser Sailing

International Marine Publishing


By Richard L. Tillman

The definitive guide to the Laser

The Complete Book of Laser Sailing is the most comprehensive book about successfully sailing and racing this popular and challenging high-performance dinghy. Dick Tillman tells you everything you need to know about the boat and how to set it up and sail it, including:

  • Rigging and sailing the boat
  • Trailering and cartopping
  • Maintenance and storage
  • Training and physical conditioning
  • Upwind and offwind racing techniques
  • Clothing and equipment
  • Interviews with such champion racers as Hans Fogh, Ed Baird, Ed Adams, and Danielle Myrdal
  • Plus this updated and expanded edition gives you:
  • The latest sail control and rig modifications
  • Updated listings of major competition results
  • New interviews with champion racers, including Olympian Mark Mendelblatt and Paige Railey on Radials

"A fine-tuned guide to everything anyone could ever need or want to know about the Laser." – Sailing

"This book will most certainly make you a better sailor and could help you become a champion." – Soundings

"This book is a must." – The Little Ship

Title: The Complete Book of Laser Sailing
Author: Richard L. Tillman
Publisher: International Marine Publishing
Published: June 15, 2005
Edition: 2nd Edition
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780071452199
Binding: Paperback