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February 2, 2018

Even canard wing aircrafts, which resistant to stall, advised AOA during landing , do not exceed more than 15 degrees. Generally low AOA means better efficiency and less drag. Just real life example: when sailing big cambered sails during low wind conditions, it is ver...

January 23, 2018

30 degrees AOA is probably most common configuration when sailing square cross wind. Using example from previous post: 25kt board speed, true wind 25kt at 90 degrees and apparent wind 35kt at 45 degrees. To achieve 30 AOA you need to position your sail at 15 degrees re...

January 12, 2018

Hi load in windsurfing is not unusual. Just an example: if sailing 90 degrees, true wind - 25kt, with board speed 25kt, apparent wind will be at 45 degrees.  In order to achieve AOA 40, relative angle of the sail to the board needs to be 5 degree.  This is a real life...

January 5, 2018

I have to say that Lüderitz-Speed challenge organizers put last year’s (2017) event in much better light. Channel is wider, safer and media coverage was much better.  I choose Lüderitz for this blog because this is where sailing is done with super high loads under crit...

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