As you can imagine, it's total-body, lung-bursting exercise, and it's especially taxing on the upper body—especially at the grueling speed these guys are moving.
In a race, the sailors start by sailing downwind to a buoy in about four minutes, hitting speeds of about 50 knots, Mc Farlane explains.
Lovesail can help you find your perfect sailing partner.
We have a database full of sailing singles all passionate about sailing and looking to meet for sailing dates.
Join our friendly community to meet others with a shared interest in sailing for sailing trips, sailing holidays and social events.
Lots of our member are looking for sailing opportunities, whether it is to build their sea miles or just to get out on the water to sail.
Post your crewing vacancies for races, deliveries or holidays to find crew.
By the 2017 academic year 80 percent of incoming student athletes will need to comply with the University of California general student requirement of having a 3.0 or higher high school grade point average.
The California football team began play in 1885 and with its home games at California Memorial Stadium (since 1923), except for in 2011 while Memorial Stadium was being renovated; the team played at San Francisco's AT&T Park.