This manual is an evolving site with articles of general interest to new Lightning sailors, learn about: stepping the mast, winterizing, tuning.
The Clever Pig is a new website whose goal is to help young sailors plan more successful racing campaigns. The site is designed for any sailor who wants to take the next step in their sailing career, whether he or she is a veteran racer aiming toward the Olympics or a young sailor preparing for their first national regatta.
These animated knots are primarily for boaters, but many are useful for anyone who uses rope and values safety. The selection of knots is based on many years of sailing combined with feedback and advice from several helpful captains.
David Dellenbaugh's bi-monthly newsletter is packed with tips to improve your racing performance. He has just released his book on the new 2009-2012 racing rules.