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Normal cruising boats yachts can sail at about 45° off the apparent wind ( 50° to 60° off the true wind). The concept is useful because a sailboat cannot sail directly upwind thus often can not, should not sail directly to a mark to reach it. Glenans manual new sailing. Velocity made good indicating the speed of a sailboat towards ( , VMG, especially in yacht racing, is a term used in sailing from) the direction of the wind.
High performance racing yachts at about 27° ( 35° off the true wind).
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Book by Peter Davison, Jim Simpson, Ruth Bagnall, Catherine du Peloux Menage. Don Casey' s Complete Illustrated Sailboat Maintenance Manual: Including Inspecting the Aging Sailboat, Sailboat Hull and Deck Repair, Sailboat Refinishing, Sailbo. The points of sail at which sailing craft can achieve highest speeds span between a beam reach ( 90° to the true wind) and a broad reach ( about 135° away from the true wind).