Video above published Jul 20, 2017: Distance sailboat racing is a growing segment of the sport of sailing. Offering new and different challenges, distance races around the world have attracted sailors with various degrees of offshore experience. Quantum expert Dave Gerber presents a short three part series with some essential tips and tricks for the novice distance racer and reminders for the salty veterans. Part two gives you a step-by-step look at reefing your mainsail and shaking it out to return to full hoist. More information about reefing:
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