RYA Tactics is essential for those looking to win their next race on the water. Every time a sailor heads out, they have a goal in mind. Written by world-renowned race strategist and an RYA Coach of the Year winner Mark Rushall, RYA Tactics will help the reader reach it by being a clear, informative and authoritative how-to guide. New material in this third edition includes cutting-edge advice on analysing weather conditions, high-speed racing, and positioning as strategy. It also discusses strategy building and looks at all parts of the race in detail, recommending specific tactics for each stage. It also features excellent photography throughout to demonstrate racing in action. Whether you're looking to understand wind shifts better, start fast, use a race compass, or get round the marks first, this book will get you there.