How to - Gybing with a spinnaker

Double Olympic Gold Medallist Shirley Robertson shares some top tips on gybing with a spinnaker.

To recap:

  • Stand, steer, balance and pass
  • Keep spinnaker filling
  • Steer, gybe, duck and fly
  • Set spinnaker on the new side, sit and refocus

Quick checklist:

  • Set up
  • Release and trim
  • Steer and duck
  • Refocus

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