ASA's Bite Sized Lessons
Port Starboard Right Of Way
In this lesson we take a look at who has the right of way as two sailboats approach each other; one on starboard tack, the other on port tack.
Deciphering Tell Tales
In this lesson we learn how tell tales behave in different conditions, and how to use them to keep your sails trimmed efficiently.
Prop Walk & Prop Wash
In this lesson we take a look at the effect of prop wash and prop walk when using the engine on a sailboat.
VHF Radio Channels
In this lesson we take a look at common VHF channels and what they are used for.
In this lesson we take a look at anchoring and the meaning of the terms “rode” and “scope”.