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This section will give the new skipper to Radio Sailing a guide to many of the DEFINITIONS used in sailing  - It is by no means a definitive list, but will suffice for a new skipper who is not familiar with the jargon for now.

BASIC SAILING DEFINITIONS GUIDE PORT              STARBOARD BOW          STERN LUFFING UP Altering course TOWARDS the Wind BEARING AWAY Altering course AWAY from the Wind WINDWARD SIDE of boat LEEWARD SIDE of boat Side of boat Side of boat