Suggested coaching links

Our PSSAC racing officer has put together a list of coaching links that we can benefit from. For new laser sailors he recommends looking at a Ugandan link.

Link for the new laser sailor

Learning to sail is most effectively taught on the water, as you get instant feedback for that adjustments you make. But perhaps on a rainy day, go to:

and download the PP presentation of their Laser training guide

Links for the competent laser sailor

(defined as a person who goes for the occasional swim)

Short how to video clips for intermediate level sailors

John Emmett (and others)


Rigging a Laser

Double tack

Penalty turns


360 around a buoy


Line bias


Turning in waves