Category Archives: Dinghies

This is how it’s done:

Here’s a great five part Moth Tutorial brought to you by the Outteridge brothers, Beau and Nathan. Beau is a world-class photographer and videographer, and Nathan needs no introduction. by Beau Outteridge “The International Moth Class isn’t exactly a new … Continue reading

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Ned’s Record Run

Charleston’s Ned Goss has been playing around with high performance boats for a very long time, spending the past decade working as a pro Melges racer, running Ocean Sailing Academy, and now coaching the College of Charleston offshore sailing team. … Continue reading

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Burling wins Dash for Cash

Barefoot Kiwi phenom, Peter Burling wins the Velocitek Dash for Cash at 2013 Moth Worlds in Kaneohe, Hawaii. Peter won the $1,000 purse with a 25.0 knot 10 second average speed. Red Bull Youth AC winner and 49er World Champion, … Continue reading

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Barefoot Kiwi Prodigy Snatches Aussie Moth Title

A big congratulations to Kiwi wunderkind Peter Burling on his resounding victory over a ridiculously stacked fleet at the 2013 Australian Moth Nationals. To win this event Pete (an Olympic Silver Medalist himself) had to beat no fewer than three … Continue reading

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Dinghy Racing, Where Objectivity > Subjectivity

Conventional wisdom says success in dinghy racing results from 70% boat speed, 30% strategy.   So, how does one measure boat speed?  Conventional wisdom again says: compare yourself to the rest of the fleet.  However, this is made difficult by … Continue reading

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