Basics for Sailing: The Mast

Giornale della Vela 11 minutes

This basic mast navigation course will cover how it works, what are its components, what are the various types of mast installed on the main cruising boats and what are the procedures for proper maintenance.

This introductory mast function course lists all the components that make up a cruising boat mast. The correct operation and maintenance of all its components allow the sailor to navigate safely and prevent structural damage that can sometimes be very serious.



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Giornale della Vela

Il Giornale della Vela was born in 1975 from an idea of Mario Oriani, namely to create the first newspaper for sailing and yachting enthusiasts in Italy. Over the years it has established itself as the leading monthly magazine in the sector and has broadened its horizons in related events and services.

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  2. Price: Free
  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 11 minutes
  5. Intended for: Sailing enthusiast
  6. Reference: Not based on any reference