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50 Ways to Improve Your Powerboat Driving
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50 Ways to Improve Your Powerboat Driving
This is a book about practical powerboat driving. It is about the techniques that can only be picked up from experience - practical ways to make your driving safer, easier and better. The techniques described are suitable for boats operating at speeds between 20 and 100 knots, both large and small. This book starts where the textbooks finish. You may have learnt the important basics of powerboat driving,...
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Admiralty NP219 Portsmouth Harbour & App Tidal Stream Atlas
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Admiralty NP219 Portsmouth Harbour & App Tidal Stream Atlas
ADMIRALTY TIDAL STREAM ATLAS PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR AND APPROACHES NP219 2nd Edition 1991
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Admiralty NP233 Dover Strait Tidal Stream Atlas
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Admiralty NP233 Dover Strait Tidal Stream Atlas
ADMIRALTY TIDAL STREAM ATLAS DOVER STRAIT NP233 3rd Edition 1995
£16.00 (VAT exempt)
 
Admiralty NP249 Thames Estuary Tidal Stream Atlas
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Admiralty NP249 Thames Estuary Tidal Stream Atlas
ADMIRALTY TIDAL STREAM ATLAS THAMES ESTUARY NP249 2nd Edition 1985
£16.00 (VAT exempt)
Ben Ainslie Laser Campaign Manual
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Ben Ainslie Laser Campaign Manual
The Olympic Gold Medallist explains how to win in this, the most competitive class. Beautifully illustrated with colour photo sequences of Ainslie in action. An online video including footage of him demonstrating every manoeuvre from starting, tacking upwind to downwind technique is also available. Details of where to view the online videos can be found within the book. PB 96pp
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Competent Crew 5th Edition
Competent Crew 5th Edition
Just what the new crew member needs to digest before he sets foot on board. This best-selling textbook covers all the theory and practical aspects of the RYA Competent Crew course. Many diagrams and full glossary of terms. PB.156 Pages
£12.99 (VAT exempt)
 
Complete Rules Book 2017-2020
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Complete Rules Book 2017-2020
Author: Bryan WillisPublisher: Adlard Coles NauticalISBN: 9781472936202Edition: 2017-2020 This bestselling pocket-sized racing rules book is unique in covering the rules by race situation. It explains the rules affecting each part of the race course, from the start line, round the marks and on to the finish line, and the clear diagrams show which boat is in the right or the wrong. The entire 2017-2020...
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Complete Yachtmaster - 9th Edition
Complete Yachtmaster - 9th Edition
The Complete Yachtmaster has been a bestseller since first publication and has established itself as the standard reference for Yachtmaster students as well as skippers of all levels of experience. In this fully revised eighth edition, Tom Cunliffe brings together all the essentials of modern cruising in one volume. Subjects include an analysis of what makes a good skipper, the theory and practice...
£25.00 (VAT exempt)
Computers on Board
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Computers on Board
Based on a popular series of articles in Yachting Monthly, this book takes a modern, hands-on look at using PCs at sea. Tim Thornton's accessible style and helpful use of colour photographs and diagrams gives readers the tools to maximise the benefits of using computers at sea whilst avoiding common problems. Up to the minute, practical and tackling a range of issues for sailors, motor boaters,...
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First Aid at Sea
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First Aid at Sea
First Aid At Sea Provides an easy to access instant guide to emergency first aid for all seafarers Colour coded thumb index of emergencies for quick referance Concise descriptions of medical conditions Prioritised list of treatments Ringbinding and waterproofed pages to withstand use at sea
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GPS Afloat
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GPS Afloat
A thoroughly modern and up-to-date text that runs through all the basics of GPS, navigational applications, technical pitfalls, wrinkles and the best techiques to use to get the best out of this wonderful toy. All yachts now use GPS as their primary navigation method, and it saves endless anxiety in daylight, darkness and fog. Fully illustrated in colour. PB. 128pp.
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Racing a Beginners Guide 3rd Edition
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Racing a Beginners Guide 3rd Edition
Keen to get started in racing? Here are tips and all the practical advice you'll need to build up your confidence and outwit the opposition. PB. 100pp.
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Reeds Knot Book
Reeds Knot Book
All boaters need to have a repertoire of reliable knots and splices they can call upon in many situations, both on board and at the dockside. This handy pocket guide, part of the bestselling Reeds Skippers Handbook series, is a quick aide memoire for experienced sailors, but also provides novice sailors with all they need to know to master the most useful knots and splices they will need on a regular...
£7.99 (VAT exempt)
Reeds Splicing Handbook
Reeds Splicing Handbook
For any seafarer, splicing rope is an essential skill. But the traditional 3-strand rope is fast disappearing. So how do you splice braided rope? This is the definitive pocket-sized guide to all rope splicing techniques. Most of the techniques are quite easy to master – and also fun to do. See why splices are better – and stronger – than knots or shackles for joining or shortening...
£8.99 (VAT exempt)
RYA Boat Safety Handbook G103
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RYA Boat Safety Handbook G103
This booklet runs through all the items of safety equipment a cruising yacht should consider carrying and discusses the reasons why. It also discusses stowage, the importance of securing all heavy items below decks, and the security and comfort of the crew. An excellent check-list is provided for different types of boats in various sailing environments. POB. 32pp.
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RYA Catamaran Handbook
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RYA Catamaran Handbook
A well-rounded guide covering the techniques and skills needed to succeed in catamaran sailing, for those starting out through to those striving for championship wins. Whether you are a youngster choosing your first cat, a club sailor looking to improve your results, or a seasoned racer embarking on a higher performance model, expert advice from Tom & Brian Phipps will take your catamaran sailing...
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RYA Competent Crew
RYA Competent Crew
RYA Competent Crew Skills is the official companion for the RYA’s popular Competent Crew Course. Over 12,000 people, with no sailing experience, successfully complete the course every year. This book has been written using the experience of hundreds of experienced instructors. The techniques shown are tried and tested and suitable for most types of cruisers.It is designed to assist you...
£11.95 (VAT exempt)
RYA Dinghy Coaching Handbook G14/05
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RYA Dinghy Coaching Handbook G14/05
the RYA Dinghy Coaching Handbooktakes you through the entire process of training as an RYA Dinghy, Multihull or Keelboat Instructor. It includes information on all the instructing and coaching qualifications available through the RYA and is the essential guide to teacging and coaching the sport of sailing. This edition includes a logbook for the recording of coaching and instructing activity and...
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RYA Intermediate Windsurfing G51
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RYA Intermediate Windsurfing G51
RYA Intermediate Windsurfing RYA Intermediate Windsurfing is the second title in our popular windsurfing series and a natural progression from RYA Start Windsurfing. From this book readers will be able to progress to this level of windsurfing by learning how to sail in stronger winds, getting to grips with the harness & footstraps, and an introduction to more dynamic transitions. All RYA windsurfing...
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RYA Laser Handbook
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RYA Laser Handbook
THE MOST UP-TO-DATE BOOK ON THIS VERY POPULAR CLASS RYA LASER HANDBOOK. LOTS OF COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS AND ILLUSTRATIONS MAKE THIS BOOK A 'MUST' FOR ANYONE INTERESTED IN LASERS, AND THE EBOOK INCLUDES EXTRA ENHANCEMENTS SUCH AS TRAINING TIPS AND VIDEOS FROM THE OLYMPIC GOLD MEDAL-WINNING AUTHOR.   DETAILED CHAPTERS ON MANOEUVRING, UPWIND AND DOWNWIND TECHNIQUE, CARE AND MAINTENANCE, BODY WEIGHT...
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RYA Navigation Handbook G6
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RYA Navigation Handbook G6
Tim's second edition of the best-selling RYA Navigation Handbook is essential reading for anyone taking to the water and looking for the complete guide to navigation. Navigation techniques and practices have changed dramatically over the years and today, many sailors and motor boaters regard electronic instruments as their principal means of navigation. However, traditional methods still have an important...
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RYA Powerboat Handbook G13
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RYA Powerboat Handbook G13
Author: Paul GlatzelPublisher: RYAFormat: PaperbackPages: 160Dimensions: 245 x 170mmEdition: 2016ISBN: 9781910017029Publisher's Product Code: G13 Powerboating is a fun, fast and exhilarating sport. The number of powerboats on the water is increasing and the need for both confidence and competence on the water has never been more important. If you are looking to progress to the intermediate levels...
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RYA Powerboat Instructors Handbook G19 2007
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RYA Powerboat Instructors Handbook G19 2007
RYA POWER SCHEMES INSTRUCTOR HANDBOOK COMPREHENSIVELY COVERS THE ENTIRE PROCESS OF TRAINING AS AN RYA POWER INSTRUCTOR. IN INCLUDES INFORMATION ON THE WHOLE RYA POWER SCHEME, THE INSTRUCTING QUALIFICATIONS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE RYA, AND THE METHODS REQUIRED TO TEACH EACH OF THE COURSES
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RYA Start to Race G66
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RYA Start to Race G66
A new addition to the RYA Racing series, this title is essential for anyone starting out or wanting to further their racing experience. Packed with the most up to date racing scenarios, information and tips, this book is a real gem for all budding racing sailors. pb 184 Pages
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RYA VHF Radio G22 (inc GMDSS)
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RYA VHF Radio G22 (inc GMDSS)
RYA VHF Radio (inc.GMDSS) This book is essential background reading for anyone taking a VHF radio course. It covers all radio procedures from routine calls to urgency and distress and includes an explanation of the new GMDSS (Global Maritime Distress and Safety System) requirements.
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RYA Weather Handbook G1
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RYA Weather Handbook G1
Another publication is the RYA’s Weather Handbook by world class sailor & renowned sailing meteorologist, Chris Tibbs. With full colour graphics by Sarah Selman. The RYA’s Weather Handbook will guide you through the intricacies of weather. The Weather Handbook is also the new official RYA reference book to accompany the revised Yachtmaster syllabus.  PB 106 Pages
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RYA Yachtmaster
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RYA Yachtmaster
he RYA's renowned practical training is complemented by a structured shorebased learning process on the theory of navigation, safety, seamanship and by specialist one-day courses on skills such as first aid and sea survival.
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Sail to win Tides & Currents
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Sail to win Tides & Currents
You can use tides and currents to win races. The author explains how to find out about the predicted water-flow, how local conditions will modify it, and how to plan your strategy - both inshore and offshore. pb 64 pages
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Solas No.1 Poster Life Saving Signals and Rescue Methods
Solas No.1 Poster Life Saving Signals and Rescue Methods
This maritime sign is used by mariners to provide adequate signage on board vessels. Furthermore, some flag states and regulatory organizations require maritime signs on board to be in compliance with the maritime governing regulations. Maritime signs are critical in keeping a vessel's crew safe of any possible hazards, all safety equipment easy to mark, and provide directions on board a vessel. Size:...
£9.60 inc VAT
Southern North Sea & Eastern Channel Tidal Atlas
Southern North Sea & Eastern Channel Tidal Atlas
Covers the area from the Solent and Cherbourg to the Wash and Den Helder. Stream diagrams and tables gives useful information for passagemaking , based on High Water Cherbourg. Softcover.
£12.99 (VAT exempt)
 
Splicing Modern Ropes
Splicing Modern Ropes
Author: Jan-Willem Polman For any seafarer, splicing rope is an essential skill. But the traditional 3-strand rope is fast disappearing. So how do you splice braided rope? This is the definitive guide to this crucial skill. Most of the techniques are quite easy to master ? and also fun to do. See why splices are better ? and stronger ? than knots or shackles for joining or shortening rope, and follow...
£20.00 (VAT exempt)
The Boat Data Book 6th Ed
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The Boat Data Book 6th Ed
Author: Richard Nicolson, Ian NicolsonPublisher: Adlard Coles NauticalFormat: Paperback, 212 pages The Boat Data Book is a treasure trove of invaluable information for boatowners, designers, builders, surveyors, chandlers and anyone maintaining their own boat. This seventh edition has been updated throughout and is now in colour for the first time. It contains more tables of lengths, widths, weights...
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The Crash Test Boat
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The Crash Test Boat
From the people behind the UK's leading sailing magazine for cruisers comes Crash Test Boat, a dramatic documentation of controlled sailing disasters which has the potential to save the lives of each and every seaman who buys it. Crash Test Boat is unique in its field, with no other title on the market aimed at explicitly revealing at first hand what happens when a boat encounters a major disaster. On...
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The Klutz Book Of Knots
The Klutz Book Of Knots
Learn the ropes of knot-tying with The Klutz Book of Knots! Two nylon cords, color-coded to the illustrations, are tied through the holes on each board page, allowing the reader to practice tying knots right in the book. A unique gift, intriguing puzzle, practical tool and entertaining book, all tied up together. Comes with 4 feet of nylon cord in 2 colors, and 8 die cut practice boards.
£9.99 inc VAT
Understanding Weatherfax
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Understanding Weatherfax
Explains sources of weatherfax images, receiving equipment and software, types of weatherfax charts, interpreting synoptic features, world weather patterns, personal forecasting, tropical storms etc. Appendix lists fax stations, frequencies, callsigns and schedules. B/w photos and drawings. PB. 118pp.
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VHF Afloat 3rd Edition
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VHF Afloat 3rd Edition
This 3rd edition contains all relevant updates including the latest technology developments, and VHF protocols. This book explains how to use a VHF radio on your boat. It covers licensing the boat and the operator, then takes you through each type of call, and its 'standard procedure'. PB 80pp
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Pass your Day Skipper
Pass your Day Skipper
Pass your Day Skipper Arranged and highlighted to make revising easier and now updated and expanded for the fourth edition. New material includes passage planning, safety, anchoring, GPS plotting for fast craft and ropework. Since the first edition was published, Pass Your Day Skipper has helped thousands of students through their shorebased Day Skipper course. Throughout, the theory is set in...
£12.95 (VAT exempt)
Pass Your Yachtmaster
Pass Your Yachtmaster
Pass Your Yachtmaster This book is an out-and-out crammer, whose aim is to help students through their Yachtmaster exam. Both concise and comprehensive, it covers all the essentials of the RYA syllabus, arranged and highlighted to make revising easier. PB 112pp. Author: Fairhall & Peyton
£12.95 (VAT exempt)
Yachtmaster for Sail and Power
Yachtmaster for Sail and Power
ISBN / Part No: 9781472925497  Author: Alison Noice Format: Hardback, 256 Pages Edition: 19th November 2015   Yachtmaster for Sail and Power is a major reference book that has proved invaluable for the many sailors following the RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore course. This highly respected and refreshingly practical study guide covers the whole syllabus in detail, all illustrated...
£25.00 (VAT exempt)
 
Yachtmaster Exercises for Sail and Power
Yachtmaster Exercises for Sail and Power
ISBN / Part No: 9781408122853   Author: Alison Noice   Publisher: Adlard Coles Nautical   Format: PB 128 pp   "This companion volume to Yachtmaster for Sail and Power provides further navigation practice for anyone studying for the RYA Yachtmaster syllabus and for Day Skipper. It is packed with exercises and answers, including over 50 model plots and comes with a...
£19.95 (VAT exempt)
RYA Day Skipper -  Shorebased Notes
RYA Day Skipper - Shorebased Notes
RYA Day Skipper  Author: Royal Yachting Association Publisher: Royal Yachting Association Format: PB 64 pp   RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Notes is the official companion for the RYA’s popular RYA Day Skipper Shorebased course.   This new edition of the RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Notes is the official title which accompanies the course and it has also been designed as...
£12.49 (VAT exempt)
Day Skipper for Sail and Power
Day Skipper for Sail and Power
Day kipper For Sail and Power Major reference book for anyone following the RYA Day Skipper course. Right up to date with new developments and covering all the theory and practical aspects of the RYA Day Skipper Certificate with helpful diagrams.    
£22.00 (VAT exempt)
 
Complete Yachtmaster - 8th Edition
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Complete Yachtmaster - 8th Edition
The Complete Yachtmaster has been a bestseller since first publication and has established itself as the standard reference for Yachtmaster students as well as skippers of all levels of experience.In this fully revised eighth edition, Tom Cunliffe brings together all the essentials of modern cruising in one volume. Subjects include an analysis of what makes a good skipper, the theory and practice...
Was £25.00 Now £18.95 (VAT exempt)
Reeds Skippers Handbook
Reeds Skippers Handbook
Reeds Skippers Handbook A little pocketbook crammed with aide-memoire information that is just enough to remind you of important facts you may need in a hurry in a coastal passage. Illustrated in full colour throughout, it covers chartwork, position fixing, lights and buoyage, Rule of the Road, flags, weather and more. PB. 138pp.
£7.95 (VAT exempt)
RYA G63 Knots, Splices and Ropework Handbook
RYA G63 Knots, Splices and Ropework Handbook
RYA G63 Knots, Splices and Ropework Handbook The complete guide to knots for all knot enthusiastis and a must have for all boaters. This book is ideal for everybody, whether beginner or advanced, as it deals with knots and ropework from beginning to end. The first section deals with rope construction and maintenance, moving on to the basic knots which are essential to all boating activities. The...
£18.95 (VAT exempt)
 
RYA G2 International regulations for preventing collisions as sea
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RYA G2 International regulations for preventing collisions as sea
G2 RYA International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea This title outlines the regulations concerning what should be done when a vessel is coming into contact with any other vessels. It is therefore a vital aspect of seamanship, as every person taking to the seas must be confident that they will know what to do in these situations. Outlined within the chapters is information on the conduct...
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RYA Yachtmaster Shorebased Notes
RYA Yachtmaster Shorebased Notes
RYA Yachtmaster Shorebased Notes Yachtmaster - Advanced navigation theory safety & seamanship Highly illustrated in full colour, and with a minimum of words, This little book teaches the basics of the Yachtmaster shore-based syllabus, and is a useful reminder of skills. Concentrates on chartwork, weather, rules of the road, distress procedures. PB. 80pp.
£11.95 (VAT exempt)
Knots & Splices
Knots & Splices
Knots & Splices Author [Judkins/Davison ] Pocket format step-by-step drawings, with concise text teach the 10 knots everyone should know. Plus a selection of other useful knots, how to coil, whip and splice modern and traditional ropes. Well illustrated with colour diagrams in an easy to follow format PB. 64pp
£3.95 (VAT exempt)
 
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