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Second printing of the new Advanced Cruising and Seamanship textbook is here - Don't miss out

by American Sailing Association 30 Jul 2021 13:16 UTC
Advanced Cruising and Seamanship textbook © American Sailing Association

We are excited to announce that the second printing of Advanced Cruising & Seamanship has arrived and is currently shipping to sailors around the world.

This is ASA's first collaboration with North U, giving the book a special insight and depth into upwind and downwind sail trim and tactics that make Advanced Cruising & Seamanship a must-have for any sailor.

While this is the new official textbook for the ASA 106 Advanced Coastal Cruising course, the information inside will help any sailor serious about mastering the skills and knowledge needed to extend their day sails into longer voyages.

"While preparing for an ASA 106 Advanced Coastal Cruising certification, I ordered an advance copy of the "Advanced Cruising and Seamanship" manual, which fortunately arrived just days before the certification cruise. I've found his manual to be an incredible resource that should belong on any serious sailor's bookshelf, but more-importantly well-use as a regular reference. This book is filled with both up-to-date informational. It also contains time-honored advice and skills any sailor would find extremely useful. Very well-worth it's nominal price! Thanks to you and North Sails for going to the trouble publishing it!" - Arnie Wilenken, Killeen, TX.

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