Investigating sailing styles and boat set-up on the performance of a hydrofoiling Moth dinghy

Abstract

The adoption of hydrofoils in the International Moth class of dinghy has posed new challenges to sailors both in terms of the set-up of the boat and hydrofoils, and their sailing techniques and styles. The experience of sailors in the class indicates that the height above the water surface at which the boat is flown (ride height) and the amount of windward… (More)

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@inproceedings{Findlay2008InvestigatingSS, title={Investigating sailing styles and boat set-up on the performance of a hydrofoiling Moth dinghy}, author={Michael W. Findlay and Stephen R. Turnock}, year={2008} }